May 26, 2016

Smart Bro 4G Pocket WiFi Best Deal in CDO

Despite that it's two days before my Gallbladder Surgery schedule, I asked my surgeon not to be admitted on Saturday (May 13, 2016) because I still had to attend a special event. And so I did!

It was Smart Bro's kick off nationwide tour with their best deal offer ever~ the Php 888 4G Pocket WiFi in CDO!

Got the opportunity to be with their celebrity beauty queen "BRO-kadas" MJ Lastimosa (in nude dress) and Bea Rose Santiago (in yellow shirt) who graced the event. 

Summer is about to get hotter but with Smart Bro's best broadband offer it makes it even sizzling' hotter because they are so wise enough to empower all their subscribers to enjoy not just their vacation but most of all they can even share the fast and reliable Internet with friends and love-ones.

For only Php 888 you can own the Smart Bro's 4G Pocket WiFi! 

So what are you waiting for? Hurry and grab one now!!
#SmartBro888 #HardToGets
 Buy 4G Pocket WIFI via Smart Online Store: Subscribe to Surfmax85 via Smart Online Store:
 For more details about the promo:
Product details: 
4G Pocket WiFi SRP: P888
Preload: 150MB valid for 30 days
Speed: Up to 12 Mbps
Connections: up to 10 devices
Benefits of a Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wifi:
 WiFi for sharing - Share one Internet connection among family and friends so you can all surf
 Multi-gadget connection - Connect your tablet, smartphone, laptop, and more! Your Smart Bro
Pocket WiFi can provide WiFi to up to 10 of your devices.
 Mobility - Bring Internet connection anywhere you go so you’re always online.
 Powered by the largest broadband connection - Enjoy ultra-fast speeds powered by multiple
cell sites all over the country.
*Best paired with SurfMax 85 – All day surfing up to 800MB/day, valid for 2 days. Subscribe to Surfmax85  via Smart Online Store:

This was taken after their motorcade in our city as they made their way to Barangay Camaman-an, Macasandig, Nazareth, Divisoria, Agora, Lapasan, Gusa, Kauswagan, Bayabas, NHA, Bulua and Carmen promoting the best deal broadband offered by SMART~ the 4G Pocket WiFi for only Php 888!!

Lucky winners were being drawn at Limketkai rotunda for those who availed the promo that day! The exciting prizes were an adventure vouchers worth Php 10,000.00 for a BRO-kada trip (Sandbox Adventure Park, Enchanted Kingdom, White Water Rafting, and a resort stay in Samal Island).

Thanks to Smart Bro for reaching us here in Cagayan de Oro for a better connectivity experience! 

By the way watch out for the other leg tour that will happen the soonest in your area:
Pampanga (May 20-22)
Davao (May 20-22)
Makati (May 27-29)

Awesome surprises and prizes awaits for you and the whole BRO-kada like what we've experienced here also!
CDO Bloggers meets Iligan Bloggers!

give us some wacky pose guys for the surprises we've got :)

April 6, 2016

Four Tips For Successful Home Improvement

Making improvements and alterations to your home is an exciting way to beautify your surroundings, make daily life more comfortable and convenient, and even add value to your property. But home improvement projects can require a significant investment of both time and money, so it's important to do everything you can to give your project the best odds of success. Here are some tips for making sure you get the outcome you want when working with home improvement contractors.

Choose Your Contractor Carefully
This is crucial. Do plenty of research before making a decision; ask for references and talk to people who have used the contractor on previous projects. Check out trusted rating and review sites. Find out about licensing requirements in your area and be sure that the contractor you're considering is licensed, qualified, and insured as required by local ordinances.

Be Clear About The Scope Of The Project
It's very important that you be perfectly clear on the scope of the work you want done. Take the time to learn a bit about what the project will actually require; for instance, know if demolition will be necessary, whether replumbing or rewiring will be involved, etc. Find out if subcontractors will be involved and if so, make sure they're also licenced, certified, and insured as required by local ordinance. Doing some homework before the project starts can prevent unpleasant and expensive surprises later.

Set A Reasonable Budget
Set a reasonable budget for your project, communicate it clearly to your contractor, and be prepared to stick to it. Get a written contract that covers all pertinent information, including estimated start and finish dates, a detailed list of all materials to be used, and a payment schedule for the contractor and any subcontractors or suppliers involved in the project.

Keep Good Records
Set up a project folder where you will keep all paperwork related to the project. File copies of the contract, any change orders, payment records, and a record of all communications between you and your contractor, including a log of all phone calls. You may also want to include photos of the work as it progresses.

Following these simple hints can go a long way toward ensuring that your project goes smoothly, comes in on time and on budget, and delivers the improvements you're looking for.

March 11, 2016

How to Help Your Kids Learn to Drive

Learning to drive is an important rite of passage for kids. They might not see it at the time, but being able to drive will help them in all sorts of ways once they fly the nest and embark on adult life. Many kids learn to drive with an instructor. You don’t need lessons to pass the theory test, but you can click here for test materials that will help. Lessons with a professional driving instructor are the best way to learn the skills you need to pass the practical driving test. However, although professional lessons are important, home practice is also important – and here’s why.

The more practice your child has prior to his test, the better his chances of passing are. Driving is very much a repetitive skill and practice makes perfect. There is a lot to think about when driving a car and most kids need a minimum of 20 hours behind the wheel. Extra practice with a supervisory driver helps to cement the skills taught by a professional driving instructor. A few extra practice sessions spent with mum or dad could make all the difference, so it is worth helping your kids out.

Preparing to Supervise Practice Sessions

You need to make sure you are legal before you take a learner driver out on the road. To supervise a learner driver, you must be 21 or older and have held a full driving license for at least three years. The car you are using must also be insured for the learner driver.

Patience is a Virtue

It isn’t easy being a passenger when your child is learning to drive. In fact, it can be quite frustrating at times, especially when your child seems incapable of doing something you find simple, such as changing gear smoothly or braking in good time.

The important thing is not to lose your temper and start shouting. Learner drivers rarely respond well to parents who shout or get annoyed. Learning to drive is stressful enough without having your mum or dad screaming in your ear! If you don’t have much patience, or you are not a good passenger, think very carefully before you offer to take your child out for a practice driving lesson. You could end up doing more harm than good and end up putting them off completely.

Plan a Suitable Route

To start with, choose a quiet route away from heavy traffic and potential hazards until you feel comfortable with your child’s skill level. The nearer the child is to taking their practical test, the easier it will be for them to cope with more challenging conditions, but it is still sensible to avoid going out in heavy traffic or bad weather because unlike an instructor’s car, yours won’t have dual controls.

Practice sessions are invaluable, but it is a good idea to brush up on the Highway Code before you take a learner driver out. If you don’t know the rules of the road, you could end up teaching them bad habits!

February 1, 2016

Ways of Saying I LOVE YOU!

Fourteen days to be exact, the world will be celebrating the traditional holiday on which lovers express their love for each other by sending Valentine's cards and presenting bouquet of flowers to their family and friends or it could be their special/loved ones.

Expressing how much you love your spouses, kids, friends, and special someone should not only be done during this day, but every day instead! But this day is mostly associated with the mutual exchange of love notes in the form of "Valentine's" cards/notes, along with giving presents and flowers which made it more special.

Aren’t you excited to celebrate with your loved one this coming February 14th? Here are some tips on how to express your LOVE this V-day…

* Some people may say I LOVE YOU with FLOWERS!
- Some women prefer to receive flowers on Valentine's Day because they find it as the most romantic way of expressing love. So true, giving of flowers is a classic symbol of true love.

 * Some would say it with a well-chosen CARD
- Some women find it also romantic to receive such simple presents that their men could express their feelings in writing.
 *Some would prefer it with CHOCOLATES
- Some women prefer to receive sweets over flowers because they just want to. Actually, it all depends on the type of girl you want to express love with.
 * Some would prefer material PRESENTS
- Some women also wants a material present which they can keep for life.

But I guess it would be more extra special if they can express their love with all those mentioned above! :)

It’s true that it is well appreciated to receive such from your loved ones. But it would be so nice if not only those tokens of love that will do the work of saying what you or they really feel inside. One really has to say the words “I LOVE YOU” from the heart!

Everyone needs to hear the words of love. So not just during Valentine's but today, tell that special person “I love you” not just with flowers, chocolates, cards, and materials presents and so on and so forth but with words.

To my friends and cousins in Australia, it would be so nice if you can just order Valentines Day flowers online from You guys are lucky enough to take your orders online and select the perfect gift for your special one as well as enjoy their great services. How I wish we have an online site like this in our country because I want their wide variety of beautiful flowers plus the unique arrangements that I have not seen here yet.