Showing posts from April, 2012

Join World Bloggers Day 2012: It’s More Fun in Blogging and Social Media

Blogging is quite a job compared to what others perceive it to be.

You have to establish a reputation, create compelling useful content, market your site and have a lot of handful of tasks in between.

But the key is interacting with a community.

Connecting with other bloggers has always been both a passion and a challenge.

World Bloggers Day 2012: It is more Fun in Blogging and Social Media.
This year 2012, the initiators of World Bloggers’ Day we came up with a theme that can encourage more bloggers anywhere in the world to push their blogging passion and efforts.  It’s now just about posting an article, clicking the social media buttons and connecting with other bloggers. Integrating fun in blogging is a relevant ingredient to ignite or rekindle the passion in blogging, treating the blogs not just a business but a platform for rewarding enjoyment.

The proliferation and increasing relevance of social media is not a supplementary factor, but an equally significant integration in blog…

Eco Art Exhibit Fundraiser at SM Megamall

An art exhibit centering on marine environment conservation opens on May 4 at the Renaissance Gallery in Megamall. “Sa Asul o Sa Itim” features the works of young artists Mike Garcia, Willhen Peneyra, Ezra Reverente and Allan Calingansan. 

The artists’ oil and mixed media artworks focus on marine environment issues like destructive and overfishing, coastal infrastructure and tourism, and mismanagement of fisheries.

The purpose of the exhibit is to raise public awareness on marine life protection as well as raise funds for environmental projects. 

Ultimately, “Sa Asul o Sa Itim” aims to challenge everyone to translate this higher environmental awareness into concrete action by making the right choice and participating in concerted and individual efforts to save the marine ecosystem. 
The proceeds of the exhibit will go to Eco-Sys Action’s Whale Shark Project in Donsol, Bicol Region. Eco-Sys Action is an environmental foundation based in Hong Kong, Valence France, and Nairobi Kenya that w…

Oakridge Business Park Summer Market blasts Family Fun in Cebu!

Family and friends are life's greatest treasures and to celebrate a day of fun, food and whatnot is surely worth doing on a weekend. 

This is what went on the minds of the organizers of this year's Oakridge Business Park Summer Market as they transformed the new high-end business center into a carnival of all sorts all Sundays of April.

They have gone way beyond in putting all of this together to make it as enjoyable for the whole family as possible. With booths that showcase perky agricultural products and ingredients from Tanny's, to rich flavored Fruits in Ice Cream cups, refreshments from Cafe Laguna, home decor and DIY stuff from Projekt and delectable deserts and lechon overloading the place.

The event will be held at the Oakridge Business Park Plaza this April 15, 22 and 29, 2012 from 8am to 2pm.

Bring your friends and family to this event for free!

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Unique Vintage Dining Experience with a Car Parked Inside The Resto!

If you are one foodie who have a knack for great food, nostalgic ambiance like how we unconsciously love Instagram and affordable prices then look no further as the newly risen mall welcomes Cebu with a one-of-a-kind dining experience. All this can only be found at District 50, your future family and barkada hangout!

District 50 is located in JCentre Mall at A.S. Fortuna St. which offers international cuisine at very affordable prices and at cost of more or less than 200 pesos per meal; something their major competitor could never match.

Topped with interiors that adorn the glorious pop culture of the 50's, this resto is surely something you will never miss. Built with fun in its roots, this place is surely you can have a blast.

Contrary as you might think, their menu lineup isn't all dud American as they also spiced it up with French, Italian, Filipino dishes and many more, all selected and prepared by young chefs Jenilee Jao and Chan Quiambao which we personally had the plea…

DANCE XCHANGE 2012: The International Dance Workshop and Festival

The NCCA-National Committee on Dance in partnership with the Province of Cebu is holding Dance Xchange 2012. The International Dance Workshop and Festival with the theme "Cultural Connectivity through Dance”. 

This event is the Philippine celebration of the International Dance Day and in accordance with Presidential Proclamation No. 154, declaring the last week of April as the "National Dance Week".

 Dance Xchange is also one of the banner projects of the Philippines, the Province of Cebu in particular as the ASEAN Cultural Capital for 2012.

The Dance Xchange will have activities such as artists forum, dance workshops to be conducted by dance directors/ dancers from participating countries, masters classes, festival of dance performances, major concerts and cultural tours.

This will be held on April 27 – 30, 2012 at the Cebu International Convention Center, Cebu City, Philippines.

The Dance Xchange aims to:

strengthen network among dance groups in the ASEAN and beyond, e…

Globally-anticipated IT Startup Weekend set in Cebu

FOLLOWING the success of its inaugural staging in Manila last year, Startup Weekend comes back to the Philippines in 2012 to once again generate breakthrough ideas from tech communities not just in Manila this time but also in other key cities of the country as well, including Cebu.

Leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom launched the first-time-ever Startup Weekend in the Philippines last October in Manila with pioneering incubator Kickstart Ventures Inc., web engineering firms Proudcloud and Dynamic Objx, and innovative educator MINT College.

Startup Weekend Manila 2011 was one of the most attended among all Startup Weekends worldwide.  It saw almost triple the expected number of participants, making the organizers increase the number of events and cities in the Philippines for this year.

Startup Weekend Cebu will be held on May 11-13 at the University of the Philippines-Visayas Cebu College in Lahug, two weeks after the Manila event which is scheduled on April 27-29 at MINT …