Jan 21, 2018
Without the right skin protection, skin can become chapped, oily or dry, and prone to fine lines, acne, or wrinkles.
Jan 19, 2018
These days, craft beers are becoming more mainstream than mass produced beer. What’s the difference?
Jan 14, 2018
Do you consider yourself a tea champ? Here are 10 ways to tell.
Jan 12, 2018
The traffic in Manila can be so unbearable and time-consuming that it only makes more sense to do as much as we can online…. Including grocery and gift shopping.
Jan 07, 2018
When you shop for sugars and seasonings, do you consider the health benefits of products? If your answer is no, well, it’s about time that you do.
Jan 05, 2018
Each new year brings along with it a clean slate for everyone to start fresh. Here are Karton.ph’s simple tips to help you start and keep your resolutions for 2018.
Dec 11, 2017
Your skin serves as a protective barrier, and it’s also the largest organ in the body. But that doesn’t mean that your skin is impenetrable.
Dec 02, 2017
Back in the day, we Filipinos would be thrilled to have access to imported goods or be gifted with pasalubong from other countries.
Nov 27, 2017
We Filipinos have our own unique sense of design, which is distinct from other cultures in Southeast Asia.
Sep 23, 2017
The holiday season is officially here! We can’t think of a better way to celebrate the most special time of the year than by entertaining at home with your nearest and dearest.
Sep 18, 2017
Our skin is the largest organ in the human body, but we often take it for granted. Each day, we expose our skin to the harsh pollution that Manila is notorious for, not to mention the invisible germs and bacteria we encounter on a daily basis.
Sep 09, 2017
The concept of “pasalubong” has long been part of Filipino culture. It is the tradition of giving a souvenir to friends and family from a destination you’ve just visited.
Aug 21, 2017
In the Philippines these days, there’s no longer a need to go abroad just to buy your favorite imported goods.
Aug 14, 2017
Karton.ph makes it easy to unwind by enabling you to enjoy homemade snacks and buy drinks online - all delivered straight to your door.
Aug 07, 2017
Coffee enthusiasts know that a cup of joe can solve a latte of life's problems. A delicious cup of artisan coffee can make your heart skip a beat, literally - it's what makes you wanna live la vida mocha!
Jul 31, 2017
Online shop Philippines has everything you need to create quick and easy meal plans for the week.
Jul 29, 2017
The rainy season is here - can you think of a better way of spending your time indoors than by watching your favorite television series, while indulging in Pinoy homemade snacks?
Jul 08, 2017
It’s always a great feeling, coming home to the ones you love. It gets even better when you take something with you. In this entry, we’re writing a love letter to the pasalubong experience!
Jul 01, 2017
Sauce makes great things even better. Filipinos know what's up.
Jun 24, 2017
If you’re looking to bring a bit more of an exotic feel to your otherwise bland urban life, you could always count on the colorful flavors of halal cuisine for your next gastronomic adventure.
Jun 19, 2017
Settling down is a beautiful thing, what with the thrill of building a life-long connection from an unassuming initial spark.
Jun 12, 2017
What opportunities do we have to explore in the age of the internet, and how do we use technology to express Filipino pride in everyday ways?
Jun 10, 2017
Independence Day is right around the corner, and we’re reaching into our bag to give you some of that local love!
Jun 03, 2017
If you haven't tried these Filipino favorites yet, you're missing out!
May 29, 2017
You don't really need to make a case for coffee but hey, here more reasons to chug on your favorite brew!
May 27, 2017
The home has always been a place where people could sit back and take in the comforts of life- a bit of rest, a bit of fun, and a whole lot of good food. That last one takes a bit more work than others though. Here are some quick notes on going organic!
May 22, 2017
People live stressful lives, and that’s not changing anytime soon. We have to eat though, so how’s that going to work with the overall pace of life? Here’s a quick primer.
May 20, 2017
Slap anything between two slices of bread, and you’re eating a piece of history. Here is a quick note on the sandwich's interesting beginnings.
May 15, 2017
Some days need more horsepower than others. When things get a little faster than usual, you’re going to need some good grab-and-go food to keep you up and running!
May 13, 2017
We went into getting your protein-to-carb ratio down this week. Let’s cap this week off with some ways to make your lunches even better!
May 08, 2017
It's a wrap! Or well, we could really go for some wraps about now. We just love lunch wraps and you should too.
May 06, 2017
Our good friend, Diane made her way through Thailand a while back. Here is an in-depth look at her trip through Pai!
Apr 24, 2017
The Filipino palate is a peculiar thing, but I'm sure everything falls into place somehow. Breakfast is a particularly exciting time of day because you never know what to expect!
Apr 22, 2017
Okay, we know you missed them. Here are some classic Filipino snacks for you to think of and yearn for!
Apr 10, 2017
Our homegirl, Diane goes to a whimsical land of elephants and great food. What happens next... you totally know where this is going, and you're going on a culinary trip to Thailand!
Apr 08, 2017
We all have a favorite ulam, whether it’s something fried, boiled, steamed or grilled. Bah, pretty much anything goes if it’s with rice. Lucky for us, the whole country has so many culinary delights on offer. Here are some of them!
Apr 03, 2017
We love ourselves a good cookie. Here are some of our favorites!
Apr 01, 2017
Whether it's nostalgia or a matter of necessity, we've lived much of our lives around the simple comfort of street food.
Mar 27, 2017
The weather is hotter than the seventh circle of wherever, but that doesn't mean we can't get down on an amazingly cheesy treat. Sometimes, you need something as melted as you are to get by. The big cheese has a plan for you, but only if you dare!
Mar 25, 2017
The Philippines is a weird place with a peculiar way of viewing things. What happens when you filter pizza through that bizarro lens? Picha pie happens, and it's great. Here is a little perspective on our favorite crusty treat.
Mar 18, 2017
Have you ever had brownies that just wouldn’t quit? Well, that’s the exactly how it felt when we went through whole box of Crostatina Patisserie’s Super Moist Macadamia Caramel Brownies. Yep, you read that right.
Mar 13, 2017
Is it just me or is Manila feeling like an oven today? Here are some quick and easy fixes for the coming heat!
Mar 11, 2017
We love the smell of coffee in the morning and with Figures of Beans, you should too!
Mar 06, 2017
Joyce's Queso de Bola crisps give you all the cheese and nothing less! Here's our take on this heavenly slice of the high life.
Feb 27, 2017
Mitza is ever the charmer. Let's take a close look at the music that imbibes the spirit of her creamy garlic sauce. It's a lot to take in, so get ready!
Feb 25, 2017
We spent an afternoon with a microwave and three flagship flavors from VoilaJars!
Feb 20, 2017
Few are as talented or as ingenuous as the slacker. For all they lack in effort, they make up for in sheer brilliance and a come-what-may attitude. The Slacker Survival Guide is a written record of things done in the name of weirdo cravings. Mac and cheese... and a rice meal?!
Feb 10, 2017
Don’t you just hate it when your favorite restaurants expect you to enjoy your meal with their
weak-ass off-the- shelf hot sauce?
Jan 21, 2017
No, you’re not going completely bonkers. Food is a whole-body experience and it wouldn’t surprise me if you could actually hear what you just tasted.
Jan 10, 2017
Looks like we made it through the holidays! It’s super funny how, like clockwork, we’re all trying to fit back into our favorite pairs of pants again.
Dec 23, 2016
We made our way to Capitol Commons for a quick romp through the Katipunan Weekend Market. Here's what we found!
Dec 16, 2016
It’s never too late for coffee. I mean, if you start your week off with a steaming cup of liquid joy, a celebratory cub for the weekend shouldn’t be too hard to imagine. Why don’t we wrap things up sweetly this time – a chill treat for the weekend ahead.
Dec 16, 2016
This bazaar is out-of- the-box!
Have you ever had cravings you couldn’t shake off? We have. That’s why we’re here.
Nov 26, 2016
Payday is coming up in a few, so sate your cravings while you can!
Lean weeks and tight budgets do things to people – strange and hangry things. But hey, you’ve got to get by and with a little creativity, you’ll do more than just that. It’s in times like these where we see our craziest and often, our most unique culinary ideas. Whether it’s a general lack of menu options or barely having enough money to scrape through, there will always be fun and interesting ways to bring a glum little plate to life.
Nov 19, 2016
It’s the tail end of 2016 and as good a time as ever to look back at all the good that’s come our way. We’ve had some shaky times for sure, but we’ve also seen some great days. Thank heavens for friends, family and corned beef.
Nov 18, 2016
The market for ordering food online food has grown tremendously in the past couple of years. Ready-made meals are proving especially popular, as many still prefer home-cooked meals to fast food.
Nov 18, 2016
Have you seen your feed lately? Food porn has always been a staple on social media but a little entrepreneurial revolution is happening beneath those tasty posts.
Nov 14, 2016
Congee and pork floss are famous Chinese delicacies. Congee is a type of rice porridge served with different side dishes and toppings such as salted duck eggs, tofu and lettuce. Pork floss—known as rousing in China—is a dried meat product with a light and fluffy texture similar to cotton candy. It melts in your mouth and leaves a sweet and salty flavor. Combined together, these Chinese delicacies make a perfect match for the cold weather! Here is our tried-and-tested recipe for pork floss congee - using Sikat’s Pork Floss!