Month: July 2017

Roses & rubies at 80

Roses & rubies at 80

She was a teacher, a strict one at that, a jeweler, one of the pioneers in the city, and most of all, a mother, who singlehandedly raised her three children to the successful persons they are now.     Turning 80 is a milestone and Emilia Sitjar deserves the big celebration fitting for a loving…

By bi+c⦵ July 23, 2017 0

RBG goes “Xtreme”

RBG goes “Xtreme”

RBG Bar and Grill at Park Inn puts upsized meals to shame with its newest food promotion, the RBG’s Xtreme Meal.     What do you crave for for merienda? A burger, pizza and fudge ala mode, perhaps? Now, RBG goes extreme and multiplies the sizes of those by ten so you and a basketball…

By bi+c⦵ July 13, 2017 0

53rd Hijos de Davao Part 2

53rd Hijos de Davao Part 2

The aura is quite different in this year’s Hijos de Davao celebration. The elegance of the Davaoeños filled the tastefully appointed ballroom quite nicely. The scene was quite relaxed, as expected of an affair where attendees know each other, and quite festive, perhaps because there are more good reasons to celebrate. Indeed there were. “Tonight’s…

By bi+c⦵ July 5, 2017 0