Jul 30, 2016

Villa del Conte Brings Sweetness to the Little White Box Trunk Show

Little White Box trunk show made sweeter with Villa del Conte. Little White Box treated Manila’s fashion elite to luscious Villa del Conte chocolates at the recent Little White Box trunk show at the exclusive Makati Garden Club.

Guests had their choice of Villa del Conte’s Italian artisanal creations such as the heavenly chocolate bar flavors in milk chocolate with cereals, 50% dark chocolate with crunchy toffee and sea salt, or fine milk chocolate with hazelnut chips. You can also make your events and parties sweeter and more enjoyable! 

Visit Villa del Conte stores at Greenbelt 5, Century City Mall, Shangri-la Mall, Resorts World, Alabang Town Center, SM Megamall and Robinsons Magnolia. For bulk orders, please contact 893-2575 or 621-6101. Go to http://www.villadelcontecioccolato.com/ to know more about Villa del Conte, or follow them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VillaDelContePh, Instagram: http://instagram.com/villadelconte and Twitter: https://twitter.com/VilladelConte.

(press release)

Jul 28, 2016

The Whitney Houston Show PH: An Impressive Tribute Concert to a Pop Icon

The greatest love of all is easy to achieve. Learning to love yourself it is the greatest love of all.
–Whitney Houston
When it comes to pop music and iconic songs one woman comes into mind and that is Whitney Houston. It’s undeniable that Whitney has been a constant favorite among fans both young and old. Her career soared high due to her unforgettable songs such as The Greatest Love of All, I Will Always Love You and I Wanna Dance With Somebody are just a few to mention but aside from her repertoire, her performance as a singer made her stay on top of list as one the best female singers of all time. 


Her untimely demise last 2012 left many fans broken hearted and devastated since Whitney has a strong following considering she had 3 decades in the music industry with over 470 million records sold. Good thing that we can all relive and enjoy her music through various media but the best way to enjoy Whitney Houston’s music is through live renditions in a production highlighting the original concept of Whitney’s concert. This will allow us to soak in and feel the Whitney vibe once more with feelings. 

The WHITNEY HOUSTON SHOW: Keeping the Music of the Iconic Diva Alive!

The Greatest Love of All is the title of a tribute show for Whitney Houston and it is now making waves all over the world. The Whitney Houston Show is dedicated to celebrate the wonderful hits of Whitney Houston cataloguing the glorious 30 years of her career. 

The Whitney Houston Show in Manila will run a full 2 and half hour concert featuring explosive performances by Belinda Davis bringing the familiar hits of Whitney such as 'How Will I Know', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody', 'Where Do Broken Hearts Go', 'Didn't We Almost Have It All', 'I'm Every Woman', 'One Moment In Time', 'I Have Nothing' and of course, 'I Will Always Love You' and many more.

Belinda Davids belting a Whitney Houston song in one of her performances for The Whitney Houston Show

With over a year of searching for the best performer that could perfectly epitomized Whitney Houston, Showtime Management went through 15,000 auditions in 12 countries. The US production company successfully picked the best person to bring back the music of Whitney Houston through powerful performances that will spark savored memories to the concert goers. Belinda Davis is the perfect choice that the world will come to appreciate.  

The Whitney Houston Show Critics’ Reviews
“The soul of Whitney Houston is not only alive on the Mandela Stage but its effortless, mesmerizing and in full voice. Don't believe me? You will.” - Rave Review

“If you had walked into the iZulu Theatre blindfolded and listened to the opening song, you would be forgiven for thinking you were listening to Houston herself, Davids is that good.” - ToNight

“The iconic Egyptian-like shake of the head, the smile, the clicking fingers and open arms that accompany the countless high notes, all attest to David’s knowledge of the character is she portraying.”
- DestinyConnect.com

“I saw Whitney live in concert twice. Belinda Davids’ show featuring her songs was, dare I say, better.”  -      Kay Sexwale

The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show is a once in a lifetime tribute concert to the icon of pop music and music lovers anywhere should not miss this opportunity. 

The Greatest Love Of All – The Whitney Houston Show Tour 2016 on Friday, August 26th, 8PM at the IEC Pavillon, Cebu City and on Saturday, August 27th at the PICC Plenary Hall, Pasay City, Manila.

Presented by DMC Philippines, in cooperation with Gotesco Group Of Companies, and Gruppo Group Of Companies. This event is also brought to you by Hotel Jen, the official residence and Novu hair. Special thanks to our media partners: NET 25, Eagle Broadcasting, RMN, 558 DZXL, 774 DWWW, Radyo Agila,  90.7 Love Radio, 95.5 Pinas FM, 96.3 Easy Rock, 97.9 Home Radio, 101.1 YES FM, 107.5 Wish FM, Business Mirror, Peoples Tonight, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine Star, Manila Concert Scene, Philippine Concerts, and  When In Manila. Tickets are now available at SM Tickets (www.smtickets.com) and Ticket World (www.ticketworld.com.ph) outlets.

For more details about this you could visit the The Whitney Houston Show official website.

How I Make Worklife Easier

Work! Work! Work! These are the lyrics in Rihanna’s popular song that has been a favorite among workaholics. People need to work because they need to live and this reality is something we cannot deny. We ALL need work and have a means of living that even the wealthiest of people are also inclined to work and build-up their careers. 

Some say that in order to enjoy work is to not categorize work as work per se since this thinking will only drag us down the path of boredom and weariness. And it is also said, that if we love what we are doing we can say that we are not working at all since we are enjoying our job. This is also true but in reality whether we love or hate our job we all tend to get tired and stressed out at the end of a hectic work day. Am I making sense? 

The trick here is to find ways to make worklife easier and I would like to share some tips which I am incorporating to my own work lifestyle and it seems it is doing well for me.

Tips on how to make worklife easier:

TIP number 1: Plan, organize, prioritize and act accordingly. It is always best to devise a work plan for everyday work load instead of going around in circles and try finishing everything that you desire to work on. If you don’t organize and plan well on how your day will go by, definitely you will get lost somewhere by multitasking but not able to deliver. Prioritize the task you need to accomplish within the day by making a note or list of what needs to be done immediately. By means of identifying and sorting out tasks, you will be able to work systematically. Don’t look for miracles but get that dusty sticky notepad (use it for heaven’s sake) and list your work priorities for that day. You will be amazed with the result when you plan, organize and prioritize things ahead. Plus, it will give you a visual cue of what you accomplished for that day. Now, give yourself a pat in the back!

TIP number 2: Focus not hocus pocus! Whether you have a short attention span or struggling to work on many things at the same time, no matter what desire you have in your mind to accomplish things if you do not focus it is useless to daydream about making things happen. Once you already got your list as mentioned above, you should master the art of focusing not only your attention but your energy on just one task at a time. This is one of the trick that allows me to get things done one task at a time and beside if you are fixated on your task you will be able accomplish more.

TIP number 3: Be prepared- get your mind and body in tiptop shape. Yes, it is very important that you have sound body and mind to keep you in perfect synch with the tasks you need to accomplish for the day. What good is planning and desiring to do much if you cannot think straight and not feeling well. Good thing we could all rely on getting the best supplement to boost our immune system and this is through “Subok Na!” FERN-C vitamin C that will keep us going throughout the day. “Worklife ay Easy with FERN-C!” and this statement is really true. I’ve been taking it for years now and I tell you there will be no downtime when it comes to working easy with Fern-C.

TIP number 4: Take time to smell the roses! What good is work if you cannot relish all your hard work? As the old adage goes “all work with no play is not good for the soul” and this should be your mantra too. In my case, I allow myself to indulge a bit depending on the workload or the success I reaped after a task. I get to shop a bit for things I like (but be sure not to over spend please..) or simply enjoy a good meal somewhere- these simple pleasures make my worklife easier. And sometimes for big ticket self-reward I travel and it feels good to realize the fruits of hard labor.  

BUT why choose FERN-C? (great question)

Fern-C is a vitamin C supplement and the very first non-acidic Vitamin C in the Philippines and the only Quali-C Vitamin C made from Europe, ensuring us all that we are only taking the best vitamin c available to us.

  •  Fern-C has the highest quality formulation of vitamin c that we all need to boost our immune system thus keeping our body protected from many diseases. It will help us fight infections while keeping the body healthy inside and out. Once a day will be good for maintenance but on days that you feel like you are about to catch a cold take at least 2 capsules a day. Good thing you will never have to worry about overdosing on this.

  • Fern-C will not upset your stomach. I used to take regular vitamin c tablets and hated it since it easily upsets my sensitive tummy. But my mom insisted on taking Fern-C which I happily obliged many years ago and since then never felt better with NO occurrence of acid-build up in my tummy (no hapdi sa tiyan moment-ever). This is good news for those who are susceptible to ulcers or acid reflux since Fern-C is non acidic people with sensitive tummy can reap the benefits of a good vitamin c supplement without worrying of tummy discomforts. Fern-C is safe to take even on an empty stomach. Wow! Just perfect for busy people working and on the go.

  • Fern-C is the most practical way to get your daily dose of vitamin C. Fern-C now is the number one choice and is easily available everywhere. Unlike years ago, when I have to order my stash from my mom (she is a Fern-C dealer member) now I could go buy it virtually in all pharmacies, groceries and stores. Aside its availability, Fern-C is highly affordable at more or less 7.50 pesos for each capsule. Just imagine that you get good health for just a small price. Fern-C capsule comes in an easily to swallow size too that I also give to my kiddos at home. 

Worklife ay Easy with FERN-C! So start loving your job and live life to the fullest boys and girls! 
For more info about Fern-C and health updates you check out FERN-C official Facebook page or follow them on FERN-C on Twitter and 

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