October 12, 2019

It's A Magical Weekend with Magic Crackers!

Today marked a magical experience to all Kagay-anons as Jack'n Jill Magic Crackers presented a MAGIC MOMENTS  at LimKetkai Rotunda earlier this day!

It was indeed a Satur-date with the family and the barkada as they experienced the  magical moment with the retro-arcade game booths that Magic has prepared.

the crowd...

Destressing and making sure that they're having fun as they practice shooting at Magic Hoops!

Testing your aim at the Onion Chives Surprise game! 

Matching products at the Apat Dapat game!

A lucky winner experienced the Magical Moment as he got the chance
to take home lots and lots of Magic Crackers!
Flash Mob with the Magic Squad as the lucky winner got the 4 perfect
match for the Apat Dapat Game!

MAGICAL MOMENT with CDO Bloggers! 

Magic Moments with TERs!

If you can’t get enough of Magic, you can also catch special deals with the Magic Flakes bundle pack offerings. So, what are you waiting for, invite daddy, mommy, kuya, ate, bunso and the whole barkada and have a magical day at MAGIC MOMENTS!

Universal Robina Corporation’s (URC) Jack ‘n Jill Magic Crackers has been delighting snack-loving Filipinos with its flavorful crackers such as Magic Flakes, Magic Creams, Magic Juniors, and Magic Chips. Get the latest from the brand by following its Facebook page (@magiccracker).

October 10, 2019

Shopping for Inexpensive Riding Clothes

Customers might think that they won't be able to get all of the riding clothes that they need if they focus on discount riding and equestrian apparel. However, it's actually possible to build an entire varied riding wardrobe out of clothes within this price range. Customers will find both casual riding gear and equestrian clothing that they can wear to shows. 

Equestrian clothing can be more affordable than a lot of riders might think. It takes a lot of specialized apparel to ride a horse. Riders and horse owners may have more options when they get their equestrian clothing at a discount. 

Product Selection

Goode Rider Ideal Show CoatRiding tights, breeches, and pants are absolutely essential for all horseback riders. The stores that sell discount equestrian clothing will certainly have plenty of items within these product categories. They'll also have vests, show jackets and coats, quilted jackets, and belts, all of which can be purchased as completely new items. 

Unused Riding Clothes

Riders might assume that discount horseback riding clothes will all be used. However, lots of entirely new riding clothing is available at a reduced price. Horseback riding enthusiasts won't necessarily need to purchase used clothing in order to save money. 

Equestrian clothes are niche products. In some cases, it can actually be comparatively easy to get newer versions of niche goods at lowered prices. Manufacturers won't always be able to accurately predict the demand for niche products, and they might end up with a surplus. This can be beneficial for customers, especially when durable goods are involved. 

High-Quality Apparel

Riding clothes were all designed to be tough. Otherwise, horseback riders would be able to wear more standard clothing while riding. The riding apparel that people purchase at low prices will be just as resilient as any other set of riding clothes.   

October 9, 2019

Basta Shopping this 10.10 Weekend, Don't Pay Cash. PayMaya!

Get as much as P3,000 in cashback when you shop online and in stores with PayMaya this 10/10
[10 OCTOBER 2019] Ready your mobile wallets, folks! Shopping season is once again on full-throttle mode and you can not only get the best discounts on deals when you shop online and in store, you can also get so much more when you shop with your PayMaya card or use PayMaya QR. 

Take advantage of the sweet 10.10 sales and zero-in on online and in-store deals you have been wishing for when you use your PayMaya card or pay using QR for your online and in-store shopping this Octoberand get as much as P3,000 in cashback for all your purchases

Go crazy shopping online at some of the most popular e-Commerce sites and snag the latest fashion finds, gadget trends, and home items because you can get up to 100% cashback (maximum P1,000 for October) for all your transactions. And when you go crazy and rack up a total of P5,000 spend, you also get a P500 cashback on top of everything else!

But when you feel like going to the malls to get your shopping fill this 10.10, PayMaya's also got your back because you can also get up to 100% cashback (maximum P1,000 for October) for each spend and a P500 reward for an accumulated P5,000 purchase this October when you scan to pay with your phone using PayMaya QR. To know the nearest merchant that accepts PayMaya QR near you, visit pymy.co/QRmerchants

So forget Cash-On-Delivery (COD) and use your PayMaya account when you shop this weekend to enjoy the full convenience, security, and rewards that it has to offer–exclusive perks that are even better than your credit card! 

If you don’t have a PayMaya account yet, now is the best time to get one so you can take advantage of all the cashback rewards while 10/10 sales are still happening! Download the PayMaya app now for iOS or Android and sign up today to feel the joy of paying for anything you want in the fastest, most secure, rewarding, and hassle-free way! Remember, don’t pay cash, PayMaya

To know how you can maximize your PayMaya account, visit www.paymaya.com/deals or follow @PayMayaOfficial on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  

PayMaya, the digital financial services arm of Voyager Innovations, is the only financial technology company in the Philippines offering integrated consumer and merchant payment solutions with the widest on-ground branch network. It is the first to give millions of Filipinos an e-wallet that allows them to pay cashless transactions at any time of the day, anywhere in the world, and from any device. It is the financial technology arm of Voyager Innovations, the leading technology company in the country backed by PLDT, KKR, Tencent, World Bank’s IFC and the IFC Emerging Asia Fund.

Terms and conditions apply for all offers. Full Promo Mechanics:
Per DTI Fair Trade Permit Nos. FTEB 19185, 19179, 18893, 19183 and 19228, Series of 2019.

October 8, 2019

Hire These Services Before Moving Into a New Home

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of moving into a new home. Perhaps you’re deep into the buying process or you’ve just closed, the thrill of a new residence is palpable. Whether you’re buying a brand new house or a resale, there are a few things you should do before moving in.  

Deep Clean

If you’re moving into a home with previous residents, there’s really no telling what dirt may be left behind. There’s no guarantee that the former owner thoroughly cleansed the place. Even in a new build, there may be significant construction dirt and debris around. While you may have the wherewithal to do it yourself, consider hiring a professional to give the place a deep clean. You don’t know what went down before you took ownership. A good professional company will thoroughly clean carpets, toilets, tile grout and other components that hold dirt and dust.

Pest Control

It would be terrible to move in and find unwanted guests in your new home. The previous residents may have not been diligent about keeping the place clean. Hire a pest control service to check for infestations of as ants, roaches or rodents. For resales, checking for the presence of termites and damage is strongly recommended. Get the next chapter of your life started on the right foot with a thorough check for bugs and other vermin. Consulting a service for defense against and control of carpenter ants Woodburn OR would be prudent.

Locksmith Services

Whether your home is a resale or brand new, you never know who still has access. The previous owners or construction staff may have extra copies of your keys. It is strongly recommended that you change the locks. Although you might be able to do it yourself, consider hiring a locksmith to install new locks and make new keys.  

The process of buying and moving into a home comes with its own set of stress. Give yourself peace of mind by hiring a few services before you move in. Take some of the guesswork out of a new residence.

October 5, 2019

Four Ways to Prevent Carbon Monoxide

Most all homeowners know that hidden dangers can lurk throughout a house. From hidden mold to water pipe contaminants, there are many unseen domestic elements that can cause illness. But perhaps the greatest danger is the gas that cannot be seen or smelled: carbon monoxide. Produced any time a fossil fuel burns, this “silent killer” takes the lives of more than 4,000 people each year. In addition to installing a carbon monoxide detector, here are four tips to prevent a carbon monoxide accident.

Brick ChimneyMaintain Your Chimney

Improper fume exhaustion is a common problem in poorly maintained chimneys. In many cases, carbon monoxide poisoning has been a deadly result. If you haven’t looked into chimney inspections washington dc, you should do so immediately.

Check All Vented Appliances

Vented appliances are those that send combustion pollutants outside the home. They include gas clothes dryers, furnaces, and hot water heaters. If these appliances are not properly installed or are poorly maintained, a carbon monoxide leak in the home can occur.

Use Caution With Space Heaters

Utilize space heaters only when someone is awake to keep an eye on them. Make sure there is sufficient airflow through the room in which the space heater is in use.

Never Run Your Car in the Garage

If you have an attached garage, don’t leave a vehicle running there. Even when the garage door is open, exhaust fumes can seep inside the house. You should also be careful outside the home. For example, if your vehicle has a tailgate, be sure to open windows anytime you drive with the tailgate down. If you don’t, carbon monoxide can be sucked into the vehicle.

If you think that you may have overlooked carbon monoxide dangers in your home, don’t wait in taking the necessary steps to prevent a tragedy.

September 13, 2019

Planning the Perfect Dinner Party

A great way to spend time with friends is to host a dinner party. While it can seem daunting, there are many simple things you can do to create a welcoming atmosphere and provide delicious refreshments. Here are a few tips to creating a perfect dinner party. 


There are many ways to spruce up your home with simple decorations. You can use your own dining set but use colorful napkins and centerpieces to make your table look fresh and elegant. Consider personalized name places for an individual touch. Lighting also makes big difference in creating the right mood. You can use electric candolier lights to safely imitate the soft atmosphere of candlelight for a warm environment. Choose a theme and pick decorations to make your party a unique affair.


Planning the food for a dinner party doesn't have to be complicated. Keep it simple with kabobs or a casserole. Salads with fruits and nuts are always a good way to make the meal more interesting, and it always helps to have appetizers like a cheese or vegetable platter. A smaller group can allow for more complex dishes. Be sure to include a variety of sides that help feed those with particular food restrictions. 


When the conversation lags, it can be difficult to keep your guests entertained. A great way to keep the party going is to prepare some games for those who wish to participate. There are a variety of board games designed for parties that keep your guests laughing and chatting. You can choose classic word games or charades if you want to keep it a little looser, or plan ahead with a scavenger hunt. 

The perfect dinner party doesn't have to be a complicated or stressful event. Follow these tips to create a memorable party with your friends. 

Sip A Cup of Great Coffee with Great Taste White's New Flavors

Are you coffee lovers? If you are, then, you have more reasons to indulge in a delicious cup anytime and anywhere! Don't you know that Great Taste White offers its latest variants to delight the craving of avid coffee drinkers?

With these Great Taste White Caramel and Great Taste White Crema, whether it's for starting the day right or for quick pick-me-ups in the middle of the day, they are bound to satisfy the busy and always on-the-go Filipino.

Great Taste White Caramel offers the perfect mix of roasted coffee and creams with hints of luscious caramel, blending a sweet linamnam for everyday coffee fix. So, if you are a fan of sweet and aromatic coffee, then, this one is for you!

Great Taste White Crema is a reminiscent of everyone's favorite latte! It is a combination of the real coffee taste with rich vanilla cream for a creamy linamnam that is more flavorful and  full bloodied coffer experience.

These are the new two variants,  and the original Great Taste white coffee mix, come in a fresh and attractive new packaging!

A trailblazer in the instant coffee industry, Great Taste continues to brew new experiences for Filipinos- from being the first to introduce white coffee mix, first twin pack size, and first, re-sealable pouch, among others.

Tikman and sarap ng tamang timpla with Great Taste White Caramel and Great Taste White Crema! These two new exciting variants come in 30g and 50g sachets, for only 6.05 (SRP) and 9.70 (SRP) respectively. 

So what are you waiting for? Grab these in sari-sari stores, groceries and supermarkets nationwide!


September 12, 2019

5 Signs Your Home Is Settling, Shifting, or Sinking

You probably know that when you build a home, there can be a great deal of earth that gets shifted around to support the new structure. What you probably don’t know is that the earth under your home has settled many times over the years, and it will continue to settle in even more layers. As each layer sinks or shifts, the weight of your home allows pressure to move your home back onto the settling soil. When the newest layer has difficulty supporting your home’s weight, problems can occur. Here are five signs your home is settling, shifting, or sinking.

1. Doors or Windows No Longer Open

As a home settles and the foundation moves into another layers, problems can develop when opening windows or doors. If your house is off-kilter even 1/2 of an inch, the doors and windows may not open at all.

2. Cracks Appear Over Door Frames

A crack snaking from the top of your door toward the ceiling can be evidence of a shifting house, and an unsupported door frame.

3. Foundation or Slab Cracks Appear

It doesn’t take an earthquake to make foundation cracks Tulsa OK appear. If the ground sinks in one section below your home, the slab must follow, and cracks or fissures can be the result.

4. Floors Begin to Slant or Become Uneven

When the ground sinks or settles enough to cause your floors to slant or buckle, your house may have a serious foundation issue.

5. Gaps Develop Between Walls and Windows or Floors

As a home shifts, gaps can appear in sections that were once tight and secure. A gap between a window and the wall, between the wall and floor, or door and floor is often an indication that your home needs expert help.

If you experience any of the signs listed above, call for a home inspection to document the problem. Then contact a professional about helping your home get back on an even level again.

September 11, 2019

Tips for Choosing the Right Dentist

Having a good dentist is a crucial part of keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Whether you’ve recently moved to Parkland, you’re unhappy with your current dentist, or you just haven’t been to the dentist in a long time, choosing the right dentist is important. Here are X tips for choosing the right dentist parkland fl.

Consult Your Dental Insurance Company
If you have dental insurance, call the company. Your insurance provider can provide you with a list of dentists in the Parkland area that participate in your plan. This is a good place to begin your research.

Consider Location
A dentist that is too far from your home or place of employment can be a hassle to visit. As you search for potential dentists, consider how far they are from where you are. When your dentist is close to where you live or work, it makes scheduling an appointment much easier.

Ask for Recommendations
Speak to friends, family, and co-workers and find out who they use. Ask them what they like about their dentist. As you research dentists in the area, take some time to read reviews as well. Find out what past and existing patients like (and didn’t like) about each one. This can help you to determine if the office may be the right fit for you.

Schedule a Consultation
Once you have a list of potential dentists, start calling for consultations. Ask any questions that you have, such as what happens during a regular visit or how far in advance you to call to make an appointment. Take note of how the dentist (and the staff) treats you and how you feel during the visit. Feeling comfortable with the dentist is essential.

The right dentist is someone you trust. They can help you to keep your mouth healthy and help you to avoid serious issues.

September 10, 2019

Creating a Custom Engagement Ring

It is finally here. The day that you have decided to pop the biggest question of your life. A proper proposal cannot be done without the perfect ring for your bride to be. Because each bride is so unique in style and personality, choosing the right ring can be daunting for many prospective grooms. However, with the ability to customize and completely control the design of an engagement ring, you can be sure to get something that your fiance will adore.

Diamond Shape

Arguably the most important part of an engagement ring is the stone itself; there are so many diamond shapes to choose from that it can be overwhelming. For those designing custom diamond engagement rings NY NY, diamond shapes are the first thing to consider. There are round diamonds for the traditional bride, oval diamonds that accentuate long delicate fingers or heart-shaped diamonds for the whimsical girl. Shape greatly influences the overall style as well as price of the ring.

Band Color

There are a few band colors to consider when choosing an engagement ring, including gold, silver or rose gold. There are many metals to consider as well, including gold, white gold, platinum, and sterling silver.

Band Width and Style

Bands can be customized to accent the diamond and may hold a halo of delicate diamonds around the center stone. Some brides may prefer a thin band, while some diamond shapes may look better with a wider band. These are all decisions that your jewelry consultant can help you with when designing a custom ring.

An engagement ring is more than just a piece of jewelry; it is a symbol of a commitment and love between two people. For this important occasion to mark the beginning of a lifetime of planning together, designing your bride's ring is a special reminder of how much you treasure her. 

Tips on Navigating the Latest Beauty Trends

It seems like every year there is an overabundance of new beauty regimens to learn about. Technology and science are forever moving forward and even effects things like the length of your lashes or plumpness of your lips. These advances may seem intimidating or reserved for the rich famous. In reality, even the newest and beauty enthusiast can utilize these contemporary fads.

Lash Lifts

From thickening mascaras to lash extensions, there have been loads of products that promise to give you those movie star lashes. But the newest trend in eyelash care may give you the gorgeous sculpting you crave from the minute you roll out of bed- with just one 45-minute session! Keratin lash lift Suffolk County NY is like a “perm for your lashes”. Keratin, a protein found in skin, hair, and nails, is used in a lash-enhancing serum to strengthen your follicles and fill in the gaps, giving you a volume and length boost for up to 8-12 weeks.


Sick of constantly shaping and maintaining your brow structure? Microblading may be your saving grace. Like a less permanent kind of tattoo, microblading can give you flawless form and thickness that lasts for 1-3 years. A certified technician shapes your eyebrows to perfection, helps you decide on color, and then etches each hairline into the superficial most layer of your skin by hand using ultra-fine needles. This technique yields an incredibly natural and realistic look, perfect for people with thinned or over-tweezed brows or those just looking to update their beauty routine.

Custom Skin Care

Beauticians and dermatologists are quickly realizing that the over-the-products used to enrich the look and feel of your skin often fall short. The solution may lie in custom skincare. Many well-known and trusted brands are beginning to provide personal skincare products based on your history, photos of your skin, and individual goals for your complexion. No two people’s skin tone or texture is the same and this beauty trend is as unique as you are.

While the world of beauty may seem intimidating, these modern trends are actually very accessible. If you’re still feeling overwhelmed, ask your local aesthetician what new fashion is right for you.

Pet-Proof Your HVAC System

HVAC units and furry friends could be a recipe for some costly HVAC repairs if you’re not careful. Dogs love to chew things, they mark their territory, and their hair gets everywhere if they shed. But, this needn’t be a problem if you schedule regular maintenance visits with an hvac technician Harris County TX and follow these three top tips on how to keep both your pet and your heating and cooling system safe.

Chew-Proof Wires

A chewed-through HVAC wire is no joke. Not only is rewiring an HVAC system a costly repair job, but it’s extremely dangerous for a pet to chew through live wires – it could seriously harm them and may even prove fatal. And while you can always get a new HVAC unit, your beloved pet is irreplaceable. Keep them from harm and securely box all wires away from little teeth.

Replace and Clean Filters

Dog hair gets everywhere. And it gets into your HVAC units too, which is why it’s so essential for you to not only replace your filters as per your manufacturer's instructions but also clean them in between replacements. Otherwise, you’ll find your heating and cooling system stops operating as efficiently and could even overheat and stop working altogether.

Fence in Your Unit

Dogs mark their territory whenever they encounter something new – and that includes your HVAC unit. Unfortunately, this is more than just a nuisance act: dog urine is corrosive and if it gets inside the vents can eat away at the internal elements of your HVAC system, irreparably damaging it. Keep pets out by placing a fence around your heating and cooling systems, or, if that’s not possible, invest in a good “no-spray” product.

As with all electricals, if you experience any HVAC problems, stay safe and call a professional technician. They have the training and the tools to get the job done. But don’t wait for something to go wrong: regularly scheduled maintenance checks will help you stay on top of any potential issues before they happen.

August 24, 2019

Share the Benefits of Going Cashless with PayMaya and Earn up to P5,000!

Get P50 for every referral and your friend gets P50 too!    

Paying with your PayMaya account gives you so much more than when you pay with cash, and now getting your friends and family to sign up for an account just got more rewarding too.    

Earn as much as P5,000 by simply referring your friends and family to PayMaya until August 31! For every successful referral, you and your friends get P50 in your PayMaya account. Use it for shopping online without a credit card, skip the line when paying your bills, buy discounted load and other goodies in the in-app shop, send money to your friends when you split bills, and so much more.    

To start earning, all you have to do is follow these three easy steps:     
1.      Make sure your PayMaya account is upgraded   
2.      Once your account is upgraded, open the PayMaya app and tap the Menu button   
3.      Tap Invite Friends, where you will see your unique invite code, which you can share to friends and family for them to use when they sign up for a PayMaya account   

To be able to receive the reward for you and your friend, make sure to ask your friend to upgrade his/her account by clicking the "Upgrade for Free" button within the app and submitting the requirements. It only takes a few minutes to process the upgrade with approvals usually done in as fast as 30 minutes, provided that your application requirements and complete and satisfactory. 
Once all these steps are completed, both of you will instantly get P50 each and enjoy convenient cashless transactions with PayMaya
Even more perks than cash when you get a PayMaya account  

For new users, the freebies do not end there. After getting the P50 reward from the unique invite code, they can also unlock an additional reward of P60 by completing the welcome challenges from PayMaya. After upgrading their account, the new user instantly gets P20, on top of the P50 from the referral. By sending at least P20 to a friend, he gets another P20, and by paying at least P20 using scan-to-pay with PayMaya QR, he can also get P20 more from PayMaya.    

This is on top of all the amazing perks and discounts that all PayMaya users can get when they shop online, pay using QR, pay their bills, or buy load and gaming PINs in the shop through the services' exciting cashback and discount promos every month.   

Once you already have an account, adding money is also quick and hassle-free as you can do it through more than 30 bank partners via Instapay, or through the more than 40,000 PayMaya Add Money channels nationwide that include Smart Padala by PayMaya centers, Smart stores, Bayad Center, SM Business Center, Robinsons Business Center, Gaisano Capital Business Center, 7-Eleven, ExpressPay, Palawan Pawnshop, Cebuana Lhuillier, RD Pawnshop, Shopwise, Wellcome, UnionBank ATMs, BDO, Metrobank, RCBC, iBayadECPayVMobile and TouchpayeTAP & Pay&Go Kiosks, among many others.  

PayMaya, the digital financial services arm of Voyager Innovations, is the only FinTech company in the Philippines offering integrated consumer and merchant payment solutions with the widest on-ground branch network. It is the first to give millions of Filipinos an e-wallet that allows them to pay cashless transactions at any time of the day, anywhere in the world, and from any device.     

To know more how you can maximize your PayMaya account, visit www.paymaya.com/deals or follow @PayMayaOfficial on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. 

*when you refer 100 friends 

Per DTI-FTEB Permit No. 15239, Series of 2019 
Per DTI-FTEB Permit No. 15241, Series of 2019

August 23, 2019

Globe myBusiness expands reach, inks agreements with LuzViMin Business Partners

Globe myBusiness, the micro, small, and medium-size enterprise arm of Globe, expands its reach in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao as it signs separate partnership deals with 17 telecom resellers.

The retailers will now serve as accredited partners of Globe myBusiness and will act as the brand’s representative in various areas in the country where the Globe Store is not present. They will carry the different business solutions being offered by Globe myBusiness to MSMEs.

“We would like to celebrate our partnership with these resellers which we believe is key in further reaching out to MSMEs.  Together, we can accomplish great things and help our customers through their digital transformation,” said Cleo Santos, Globe myBusiness Sales Head.

For Luzon, Globe myBusiness partners are  Activ8 Enterprises, Noah Genesis, McBlues Marketing, Systemplus Computer Center, The First Plaza @ Daanghari, Oleron Computer Solutions Center and Ecotech Business Solutions, Inc.  Visayas is represented by  Alphard Marketing Services, 2kg Cable Services,  MVM Online Business Center, DCV Industrial Control Enterprises, G7 Documentation Services and Jab 8 Distribution Inc. while Mindanao partners include Permaheal, Abjanine Business Center Company, Dianne and Tweety Beverages Enterprises, Gwils Dry Goods Store.

LUZON: Globe myBusiness and their partners in Luzon.  From L-R:  Annaliza Noche (Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Noelyn Silva (Globe myBusiness Cluster Head),Rosario Buentiempo (Activ8 Enterprises), Debbie Vitan( Noah Genesis), Luela Ortega (McBlues Marketing), Annalyn Omison ( Systemplus Computer Center), Derrick Heng (Globe myBusiness Consultant), Cleo Celeste Santos (Globe myBusiness  Sales Head), Angelie Melsbo (The First Plaza Team @ Daanghari), Ronel Punzalan (Oleron Computer Solutions Center), Carlo Mendoza (Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Rene Rico (Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Benjamin Mawalat (Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head) .

VISAYAS: Globe myBusiness partner contract signing at Seda Cebu attended by representatives from Alphard Marketing Services, 2kg Cable Services, MVM Online Business Center, DCV Industrial Control Enterprises, G7 Documentation Services and Jab 8 Distribution Inc.

MINDANAO: The Mindanao team. From L-R: Glen Garate ( Permaheal ) ; Christopher LlaƱas ( Globe myBusiness Cluster Sales Head) ; Avelyn Fuenticelia (Abjanine Business Center Company); Mercy Andrews ( Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Ermanie Sulit (Dianne and Tweety Beverages Enterprises ), Ryan Galan ( Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Ric Aquino ( Globe myBusiness Regional Sales Head), Wilcy Gabac ( Gwils Dry Goods Store), and Cleo Celeste Santos ( Globe myBusiness Sales Head)