Revenge spending might be the one thing ruining your budget this pandemic

No, not spending money for months isn’t an excuse to break your budget and buy everything in your cart

These bouquets prove that practicality trumps extravagant gestures this Valentine’s Day 2021

It pays to be practical this love holiday especially since we’re currently in a recession. Instead of flowers, opt for a spray of nutrient-rich vegetables

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These hospitals and clinics offer at-home COVID-19 RT-PCR testing

The swab tests from these hospitals and clinics are administered by certified medical practitioners

After saliva COVID-19 test, here comes anal test. Your butt can breathe for now—it’s only in China

If you thought swab tests were invasive, wait till you hear this: Chinese officials have begun anal testing Beijing residents; says it’s more effective

‘Same number, hu dis?’: How to keep your mobile number even if you switch networks

Under the Mobile Number Portability Act, prepaid and postpaid subscribers can switch networks and keep the same number. Oh, and telcos can’t lock-in mobile devices anymore

Food origins: Why salted egg is red while bagoong and buro are pink

Other than making them visually appealing and appetizing, the colorants in traditional Filipino food serve a more scientific and practical purpose

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Eng Bee Tin’s dulce de leche tikoy is right on time for Chinese New Year

The Chinese deli’s limited edition tikoy is currently available in-store and through its website

These compact mirrored houses with a view are only 3 hrs away from Manila

We’re adding these cozy little houses with a view to our to-go list once the vaccine gets here

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The IATF has announced new guidelines for passengers entering the country

The new quarantine protocols for arriving passengers take effect Feb. 1, says presidential spox Harry Roque

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Food origins: Why salted egg is red while bagoong and buro are pink

Other than making them visually appealing and appetizing, the colorants in traditional Filipino food serve a more scientific and practical purpose

These compact mirrored houses with a view are only 3 hrs away from Manila

We’re adding these cozy little houses with a view to our to-go list once the vaccine gets here

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Here’s how you should cook pig’s ears, tails and trotters

These cheaper cuts of pork can be just as tasty as prime cuts with the right recipes

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5 Chinese restaurants in Banawe, QC

Along Banawe in Quezon City, there are many restaurants that are institutions in themselves, serving Chinese and Filipino diners alike for years, if not decades. But at the same time, there are newcomers that may not be as steeped in tradition but just as enjoyable if not better.