Archive | February, 2014

Guyabano Leaves in a capsule form

I love guyabano! I use the pulp as the base for my juicing needs. Though I have heard that ” Guyabano tree, its fruit, leaves, stem, bark is a natural cancer cell killer”, I have not come across research studies to validate this. According to the website, guyabano.com, a ” scientific research published in the […]

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What is mature makeup?

It’s actually very simple , says my daughter, Lauren. Just avoid shimmery shadows because these will only emphasize wrinkles. No wonder she bought me the matte eyeshadow palette. She recommends using matte shadows in neutral colors. In the pictorial last year for our Silver wedding anniversary done by Mimi and Karl, Lauren did my makeup. […]

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Valentine’s Day aka Single Awareness Day (Or how to love the most important person in your life)

You are in the middle of a city where flower shops abound, artisan chocolates call out to you, teddy bears suddenly peek from every store window in the mall and restaurants offer date-deal combos. There’s a cold breeze in the air – the perfect moment to hold someone’s hand in yours – only, there’s no […]

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Sunblock Fact or Fiction: How Much Do You Really Know?

Summer is almost here. I wish the cool weather will always stay but that is not possible in a tropical country. Before you plan for your summer vacation and pack your bags and have all sorts of fun under the sun, let’s play a little game and see how much you really know about sunblock: […]

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