Last year was a really hectic year for me, so busy that I couldn’t really find the time to go to the mall for a 30 minute haircut. I’ve always kept my hair short and low maintenance because I had no time nor patience to maintain a long mane but before I knew it, I… Read More Cutting Hair for a Cause: Your guide to donating your mane
Forgive my fangirling. If you’ve noticed my last few posts have been about JaDine (James Reid and his ‘partner in crime’ Nadine Lustre). Even my brother is threatening to unfollow me on social media because I’m just so impressed with these two young rising stars from Viva Artists Agency that I’m so happy to see… Read More Reasons why I love James Reid (and why he deserves a win in the MTV EMA 2015)
Hi guys, I’m currently in the process of exploring the backend of my wordpress site and realized that my previous title cineramaetcetera was a bit of a mouthful. I’m rebranding to straightupreview to make the site more navigable, accessible and less confusing to you and future readers. It’s still me and I hope you still… Read More Cineramaetcetera is now straightupreview!
Celebrating Chinese New Year has somewhat become part of Filipino tradition. So much so that Filipinos are even the first ones in the supermarkets buying round fruits to bring their homes good luck when this day arrives, even partaking of tikoy (glutinous rice) to promote unity among family members and friends. The President has even… Read More Feng Shui Essentials for 2015
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 44,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 16 sold-out performances for that many… Read More Thank you for reading! 2014 in review
Laugh all you want but I got eliminated early at the Star Movies Scare-a-thon! Yup, after all of the excitement (if you read this blog a week back, I was ecstatic to be picked by the electronic raffle), and the practice (I tried to condition myself not to react to scary movies, and not to… Read More My not so successful attempt at my first movie marathon
Dress cute wherever you go. Life is too short to blend in. Famous words from hotel heiress and fashion icon Paris Hilton that young fashionistas the world over took to heart. Sisters Vern and Verniece Enciso pushed the envelope further and started V ❤ V, a lifestyle blog that seeks to guide their readers on… Read More V ❤ V: A Life and Style Diary