Crescent Moon Cafe & Studio Pottery

A lovely Saturday spent with my beloved college friend, Daff,  at one of Antipolo's hidden gems. Crescent Moon Cafe and Studio Pottery is a 20 year-old charming restaurant with laid-back ambiance situated amidst the lush greenery of the half-hidden private property of the pottery artist Lanelle Abueva-Fernando. Crescent Moon is famous for its alagao appetizer, … Continue reading Crescent Moon Cafe & Studio Pottery


Tuka Marine Park

Tuka Marine Park is a cove teeming with diverse marine life. It's a marine sanctuary that is strictly regulated by the local government of Kiamba in Sarangani province, in southern Mindanao. It's one the treasures of the 12th Paradise. 12th stands for Region 12 or SOCCSKSARGEN or simply SOX. From our hometown, Tboli, we traveled 3 hours by … Continue reading Tuka Marine Park

Karen’s Kitchen in 10 Lovely Ways

Karen's Kitchen, at the time of writing,  is a five month old charming, spring-themed restaurant on San Rafael Street in Kapitolyo, Pasig. It is owned by Ms. Karen Young, whose red velvet and  chocolate ganache are two of the most sought after cakes in Metro Manila. Karen's Kitchen, which started as a pastry shop at Petron … Continue reading Karen’s Kitchen in 10 Lovely Ways