8 Ways to Spend “Galentine’s” Day with Your BFFs

Words by Kathlene Masilongan
We know, we know. It’s supposed to be the month of romance and hearts and all that ooey-gooey stuff. But what if you don’t have a significant other? Don’t worry because it doesn’t mean that you have to spend the season of love alone. After all, you have something possibly better—your best friends! Introducing: Galentine’s Day.

Interactive Stage Play “Every Brilliant Thing” Aims to Open the Mental Health Conversation

Words by Kathlene Masilongan
Photos by Kaye Bernal
Where would you be able to watch a stage production which you can also star in? Where you can play an old vet or a love interest? Where you can dictate dialogue and further a plot? Above all, in which stage production would you be able to take home a piece of its story?

LOOK: This Korean BBQ House Offers…Red Wine Samgyupsal!

Words by Cathlyn Mae Botor
Photos by Jezreel Colangoy and Matthew Gan

LOOK: Here’s the Laptop-Tablet For the on-the-go Millennial

If there is something that millennials love most, it’s freedom. Freedom to explore, freedom to roam and the freedom to pursue their passions. Though most millennials are in the office, many of them also find the time to be able to do whatever it is that they love to do.
As an on-the-go Millennial myself, I have always been on the lookout for gadgets that has great value for money and is something that will be useful for my work and for all the other things that I am passionate about.

16 Filipino Celebrity Love Teams We Will Stan Forever

Love teams. You love them or you hate them, but most of the time, we love them. There have been many different celebrity love teams through the years, but some of them will be loved forever, even some that no longer exist. We asked a bunch of people who their favorite Filipino celebrity love teams are or have been, and we compiled them in this listicle. Did your favorite love team make the cut?
16 Filipino Celebrity Love Teams We Will Stan Forever
16. Richard Gutierrez and Angel Locsin

LOOK: This Giant Bouquet is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift!

Words by Gayle Dy
They say that the quickest way to a woman’s heart is by giving her flowers and, with a literal giant bouquet, you surely can’t go wrong.
Yes, you read that right. These magnificent and imported flower bouquets stand at 4.5 feet tall, and they could be hers this Valentine’s Day! Now, we can definitely say that small acts of love can be big, too!

We asked you if you celebrate Valentine’s Day and why…Here are the answers!

Valentine’s Day is one of the most contentious holidays of the year. People are usually divided over loving it or hating it. Some call it a fake holiday that only exists to drive consumerism. Others see it as an opportunity to celebrate love and relationships — of any and all kinds. Then there are those who are caught in the middle and only acknowledge it if the circumstances are right.

Urban Orchard Cafe: Your New Go-To Cafe in Caloocan

If you grew up in Caloocan, chances are you had to leave to hang out, eat, or have fun. The Almendral family wanted to change that. They put up Urban Orchard Cafe to create a place where the community can meet and have good food. And while the cafe has only been open for three months, it is already recognized by students and young professionals as their go-to cafe for meet-ups and a place to work.

People shared their best “Great Wall” stories with us and we believe love conquers all!

Ah, yes. The Great Wall. Often our own version of Romeo and Juliet, many couples either climb it, succumb to it, or are stopped by it. And it’s always hard to hear stories about thwarted love. But sometimes, we have those victorious stories! Victories don’t always mean they get together and stay together but they at least learn and walk away better people.
Here are some of our favorites!
1. The “what if?”

This Filipina from an Isabela tribe graduated summa cum laude from NYU!

Leaving home to study or work is always a difficult thing. Whether out of choice or necessity, you are setting off from your comfort zone to challenge yourself in a new environment. Surviving in these situations is feat enough, which is why we celebrate truly thriving in them. This is especially true for Janelle Panganiban who graduated with the highest Latin honors from the prestigious New York University.

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