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Tefal Spherical Pot Rice Cookers with 35 cooking functions

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With rice being our staple food here in the Philippines, no wonder that at a young age most of us learned how to cook it. From the traditional clay pot where it was used to be cooked then to our trusty "kalderos" at home, It takes the right amount of water and just the right flame to cook the rice and if you weren't lucky enough, you'll either toast the rice or it will end up uncooked.

Nowadays you do not need to undergo years of training to cook rice in a right manner, all you need to do is rely on your kitchen buddy rice cooker and it will do the job for you.

Rice cookers have already surpassed its sole purpose and have become a versatile kitchen appliance, aside from cooking, some find it perfect for baking, cooking viands, and many more.

So with this being said, French cookware and small domestic appliances (SDA) manufacturer Tefal’s first-of-its-kind spherical pot rice cookers have arrived in the Philippines and are set to revolutionize the way Filipinos cook …

ZOOMOO SEEKS TO RAISE YOUR KIDS’ AQ

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Most kids today so well-versed into devices like TVs, tablets, and smartphones well before they can even ride a bike. Technology can be part of a healthy childhood, as long as this privilege is not abused. While it is very tempting for us parents, to simply give them their tablets while we finish important task at home, realize that in the end, this can highly affect your kid’s behavior. Kids who view violent acts on TV are more likely to show aggressive behavior, and to fear that the world is scary and that something bad will happen to them. Teens who play violent video games and apps are more likely to be aggressive. Characters on TV and in video games often depict risky behaviors, such as smoking and drinking, and reinforce gender-role and racial stereotypes. That is why it is so important for parents to monitor their kids' screen time and set limits to ensure they are not spending too much time in front of a screen.

Parents and guardians need not to fret because ZooMoo provid…

Country Bankers Alalay Sa Buhay : A One Year Insurance Coverage for only Php365

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In this world full of #TravelGoals and #YOLO, people often disregard the true important investment – INSURANCE. Your cars have insurance, your house has too. But how about yourself? A car can breakdown and be easily fixed by a car shop. You will care less because Insurance got it covered. Typhoon tear-up your house, insurance to the rescue. But what about yourself? Will you be ready for unforeseen circumstances if something happened? Are you ready for the future?

The primary drive of getting life insurance will always be to protect the people you care about in case something unexpected were to happen to you. How much will you be spending in order to pay off debts, support your loved ones, or take care of all your responsibilities?
People have various reasons for not getting their Life Insurance. They felt that life insurance they have with their employer is good enough. Some also doesn’t feel the need for Life Insurance mainly because they are earning a lot today and is confident that …

A Filipina home business owner took home HKD 13,000 for her signature recipe

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In celebration of its 130th Anniversary, “Lee Kum Kee 130th Anniversary Recipe Contest” was launched in 2018 globally to look for the best recipe created with Lee Kum Kee sauces and condiments. The competition received close to 500 entries worldwide, of which 50 came from the Philippines (https://130.lkk.com/winner-announcement/). On January 22, 2019, a Prize Presentation Ceremony was held to award the country’s two regional winners.
Home-maker and small business owner Ms. Venus Lorraine Moral took home the "Most Liked Recipe Prize" with her own version of the beloved Pinoy Local Empanada (https://130.lkk.com/recipe-detail/?rid=706) using Lee Kum Kee Premium Soy Sauce. The mother of one has been using Lee Kum Kee products in her home business for more than eight years. Sharing her passion for good food, Lorraine loves joining online cooking and recipe contests. The winning dish is her family favorite. As a cook, Lorraine loves using Lee Kum Kee products for its consistent t…

Making reunions REAL again

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Filipinos are all about family. The mandatory family reunion happens not just once or twice a year, but every chance possible. From Birthdays to graduations all the way to the grand Christmas reunion, family gatherings are always filled with food, catching up, and loads of wholesome family fun.




Lately, we’ve seen many changes in traditional family dynamics — from a simple meal to dance numbers by the grandkids. Families are reaching out to friends and relatives abroad through technology. While technology can be used to connect people, it can also become a wall between family members.

How many times have you walked into a room and you are ignored by everyone hooked on their gadgets? This is the reality that has become the new norm. The simple act of truly connecting has become a valuable commodity that needs to be safeguarded by everyone in the family.

This Holiday season, a brand has decided to take action to advocate for real connections. It’s not asking you to completely give up yo…

How will I confidently #Spread100Hugs this Holiday Season

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We Filipinos really love the Christmas season, more than the food and the celebration, one of the anticipated moments that we are looking forward is to be with our family and loved ones spend time with them after a long year of work or being away.
I can still remember when I was a kid, when I visit our relatives during the Christmas vacation, I can see all their preparations from changing the curtains to a new one, new table cloth, place mats, and even door mats just to prepare for the expected visitors, no wonder us Filipinos has been tagged as very hospitable.
So when I grew up, this kind of custom is something that I inherited from all of my relatives and family members,I make sure that the house is clean, all curtains are newly washed or replaced, so as table cloths and door mats, so whenever my dearest relatives and closest friends drop by, they can be welcomed with a fresh ambiance.
Every year, whenever the holiday season comes, unexpected things happens, like meeting your fami…

How to Choose the Best Natural Fibre Rug

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Natural fibre rugs are a mainstay of modern interior design. Affordable,versatile, and stylish, natural fibre rugs are a great addition to virtually any room. However, there are various types of natural fibre rugs available, all of which offer their own advantages that you may find appealing. With various sizes, textures, and colours to choose from, choosing the right natural fibre rug can be quite daunting for first-time buyers. Check the tips below for how to choose the best natural fibre rug for your home:
Know your options

Natural fibre covers several materials, so it helps to know what your options are before you decide on
anything. Wool, sisal, and jute the most popular natural fibre rugs, although both are quite distance from
each other.
● Wool is perhaps the most versatile of the natural fibres, coming in various textures and colours,
while they tend to quite durable and pleasant to touch
Sisal rugs are made from the strongest natural fibres, making them especially durable a…

Reflection of Creativity and Ingenuity of Filipino Craftsmanship at PIFS 2018

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The Philippines is known as the  "Milan of Asia" because of our country's strong reputation for originality and ingenuity.We have a lot of self-made Filipino designers and furniture makers most of them are well known from buyers from different countries who have been amazed by the beauty and elegance of the Filipino craftsmanship.

This coming March 8- March 9 Filipinos and other foreign nationalities here in the Philippines can experience and see the ultimate design and lifestyle at Philippines International Furniture Show 2018 that will be held at the SMX Convention Center.


This is one of the Southeast Asia premier trade fair, which offers an extensive range of furniture products, decor, and accessories.Guest, buyers and furniture collector and enthusiast will have the chance to see the first-hand Filipino designs and craftsmanship, they come from different countries like United States of America, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, UAE, China, Australia, France, Germany, Indi…

Casa Eros Muebles, Giving Your Furniture a Personalized Touch

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"It doesn't matter if you have a small or big space, it is how you design that makes your ambiance spectacular"  Alex Morales Abergas of casa Eros Muebles

I once dreamed to have a spacious and luxurious living area wherein I can accommodate my guests, it has been my custom to make my guests feel comfy and relaxed during their visit but I have a small space at home which makes the place look crowded. so I wanted to have it personalized and look comfy without taking too much space. I always dreamt of a simple but elegant house since I was a child and just finally saw a part of my dreams when I visited Casa Eros Muebles in Cainta.

Casa Eros Muebles is owned by Mr. Alex Morale Abergas, a well-known business entrepreneur.He is also a Design Consultant for various hotels, restaurants, coffee shops and bakeshops in the Philippines. Mr. Morales fond of gold, brown, and white color and wanted to have a Victorian-inspired design for his home. He started investing in antique furnitu…