Fun Macarons at Mrs. Graham’s Bakery

This is a long overdue post, but I just couldn’t find the ...

A Joseph & Jaemark’s Comeback: Historia Boutique Bar and Restaurant

Miss Joseph & Jaemark’s? It’s back with its spanking new boutique bar ...

Kanto Freestyle Breakfast: The All Day Gourmet Breakfast Karinderia

No, I’m not out to buy cellphone load. I’m in this karinderia ...

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A Letter to My 26-Year-Old Self

Dear Smarla, Life isn’t black and white. In fact, I’ve come to realize that there are A LOT of gray areas and that you will run into them quite a lot. I know you have this idea of yourself, this ideal self that you want to actualize so badly, but don’t be too hard on […]

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7 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me

Obviously this is a self-conceited post, like a true millennial. So yes, if you are looking for a food post, no this is not it. I will write about Mr. Graham soon though so watch out for that. =) Anyway, I was 22 when I started this blog on Blogspot and now, holy cow, I’m […]

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What’s Inside My Travel Bag: My Top 5 Travel Essentials

Travel and food go hand in hand. Aside from my constant search for good food, travel also allows me to take photos of such breathtaking sites. Whether that means waking up 3AM in the morning to catch the sunrise at the beach, staying up all night for a star trail, or climbing slippery rocks just […]

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Puzzle Gourmet Store & Cafe: Raising Autism Awareness

Autism is a condition that is commonly misunderstood. Puzzle Gourmet Store & Café aims to change that by employing people with autism as servers. They may be differently-abled but they are definitely capable of of accomplishing cafe tasks with the proper guidance. Servers of Puzzle Gourmet Store & Café undergo speech therapy, job readiness program, […]

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Antipolo’s Eggs for Breakfast

I have a love affair with breakfast places. Heaven & Eggs (well… its original iteration), Rustic Mornings, Kanto Freestyle, you name it, I’m in love with it. So when I learned that Antipolo has finally joined the all-day breakfast circle, I couldn’t be happier. It was a rainy/sunny (very confused weather) afternoon when RJ and […]

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Antipolo’s Tuscan Resto Bar

Antipolo is slowly creeping into the food scene, crawling to catch up with the booming foodie strips in the nearby Marikina city. With the addition of Tuscan Resto Bar, Antipolo now has a cool nightcap place in the area. Recently, RJ and I decided to prioritize small restaurants and cafes in our foodie checklist. (Yes, […]

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I Think My Bad Memory Has A Purpose

Warning: This is a personal post. 

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2013 in Food, Travel, and Love Photos Pt. 1 of 2

Here’s a quick look back at 2013! =) Yes, the obligatory year-end post. Warning: Full of FOOD photos. Don’t read in the middle of the night.

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A Tomas Morato Favorite Restaurant: La Taqueria Amiga Mia

When the food is really good, the ambiance doesn’t matter. 

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Upcoming Food Event: Foodgasm III

Are you looking for new food concepts or are you trying to showcase your specialty dish? Look no further, Foodgasm III is coming your way this month!

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