top navigation

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

BDJ 2019 LAUNCH WEEKEND: MAKE TODAY MAGICAL




Viviamo! Inc., makers of Belle de Jour (BDJ) Power Planner, makes this year magical with the launch of its newest products on October 20-21, 2018 at the Estancia Mall in Capitol Commons. 

UNILIVER PH x LAZADA DRIVE DONATIONS TO UNICEF THROUGH SHOP2GIVE


When the clock strikes midnight of October 17, a 24-hour shopping event will allow consumers to support disadvantaged children through UNICEF, as Unilever Philippines and Lazada launches ‘Shop2Give’.

Monday, October 15, 2018

2018 NAILAHOLICS #NationalPamperingDay


I Just had a relaxing pampering session last week at Nailaholics. Can I just share to you that it was one of the most fave- me time moments that I had! What about you? when was the last time you get yourself pampered?

ACCLAIMED FASHION DESIGNERS RAVE ABOUT VIVO V11


Fashion designers' hard work and passion embody their creations, and it is essential that they are complemented by a game-changing breakthrough that is not just sleek in design but is also functional. Aside from the usual fashion designers’ tools such as needles, threads, fabrics, as well as an artistic flair for style and an eye for detail, a fashion designer must also be equipped with a smartphone that embodies their creative personality and aesthetic while being able to capture every detail of their collection.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

UNDERSTANDING WHY INSURANCE IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR BUSINESS



As we all know, having your own business itself is already a gamble. So when you think of starting up a business, you should be ready for anything because for one—you are giving yourself a great risk. There are two things why you are here and reading this blog entry now. 1. You are about to start your own business. 2. You are already a business owner. Either way, it is but a must that when one operates a business, you should already take into consideration that your property should be properly insured. Trust me, operating without the right insurance is a Big MISTAKE!

EATIGO DISCOUNTS ON MANILA'S FINEST RESTAURANTS



Dining doesn’t always need to be pricey to experience the best ones. That's why there’s a reason why some popular restaurants remain timeless—one bite and you’re instantly taken aback to a happy memory.  So how about your priceless moments + affordable dining all rolled into one? Clap, clap, clap for Eatigo’s delicious discounts which bring you a taste of Manila’s finest classics!

READ: HOW A SMALL DECISION REWROTE HISTORY AND CHANGED THE WORLD


What single decision of yours changed your life? As they say, humanity is a product of an infinitely unfolding number of decisions — Ever wondered what sparked some of the most momentous events in history?

Saturday, October 13, 2018

RICE, RICE, AND MORE RICE



Oooohhhh, rice. For several weeks, I have been telling myself that I would go on a diet and would just eat rice every other day. Well, guess what— up to this day, I still consume it regularly pa din, haha! – I just cannot contain myself from consuming some.

Friday, October 12, 2018

JOLLIBEE'S LATEST AD SHOWCASES ITS BEST-SELLING CRISPY-SARAP FRIES!



To highlight the crispy-sarap in every bite of its best-selling Jolly Crispy Fries, fast-food giant releases an ad that will get you rushing to the nearest Jollibee.

VIVO SUPPORTS MEGA FASHION WEEK HOLIDAY 2018



Vivo, a quality global brand, is known to constantly produce innovative smartphones for modern and sophisticated youth. This has been highly recognized during last week’s MEGA Fashion Week Holiday 2018 as Vivo sponsored the vogue event. It was a collaboration of contemporary perspectives on style and functionality. The showcase was an indication of the two brands’ relentless quest for breaking barriers in pioneering an in-depth fashion movement.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

SHOPEE'S MEGA ORANGE DAY + LAUNCH OF IN-APP GAME SHOPEE SLICE



From October 11 to 17, shop the Mega Orange Day sale featuring up to 90% discounts, flash deals, and free shipping with lowered minimum spend.

ILL- LIT PHOTOS ARE A THING OF THE PAST WITH VIVO 11



Capturing moments spent with friends during night-outs, time and again, are met with disappointments with underexposed or washed out shots. Selfie expert and global smartphone brand Vivo recognizes this difficulty with the V11’s backlight and lowlight mode feature.




Photos taken using the Vivo V11 are never too bright nor too dark.


The Vivo V11 flawlessly captures every detail of the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore.


Taking photos of the skyline at night will be a breeze with Vivo V11. 

Vivo V11’s Artificial Intelligence Dual Camera boasts of Backlight HDR Feature and Low Light Mode which use AI algorithms to capture multiple frames, later combining them to create perfectly exposed photos, made possible even in low-lit environments. 

Moreover, Vivo’s AI dual rear cameras augments the amount of perspective allowing for improvement of sharpness and crispness of shots taken. With the V11 camera’s ever-popular Bokeh effect, the focus of the photograph is enhanced with a blurry effect thrown in for added drama. 

Its 12-megapixel + 5MP dual rear camera fusion increases the amount of perspective, giving a near 3D image effect on photos. The superior photo quality is supported by the camera’s large f/1.8 aperture and 1.28μm pixels as well as its Dual Pixel Sensors with 24 million photosensitive units which boost light sensitivity and focusing speeds.

So, when the sun goes down, do not let the darkness intimidate you. Whip out your Vivo V11 and take night time perfectly shot photos with ease and confidence. 


----------

Did you like what you read?

DON'T FORGET TO CONNECT WITH ME! 

Xoxo, 💋

Jaimie 

xx THE MERMAID IN STILETTOS xx
All my images copyright to THEMERMAIDINSTILETTOS.COM

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

SHELL LAUNCHES SALTWATER SUPERCARS


Shell Saltwater Supercars bring to the Philippines an exciting new toy concept and racing experience. So... let's get Ready, Salt, Go! :)

Monday, October 08, 2018

FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS AS TAUGHT USING VIVO V11




In this digital age where one can easily upload and share their photos on social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook with just one click, it is so easy to say that you can establish a captivating and engaging online presence from this. This habit of taking photos of food before eating has been fully adapted over the years due to smartphone photography. 

Sunday, October 07, 2018

CAPTURING NATURE'S BEAUTY WITH VIVO V11


Taking nature shots entails several technical and artistic complexities. Exposure difficulties, shifting light conditions, and the unpredictability of the weather will determine the outcome of the photos. Being one with nature, seeking inspiration, and finding peace in the unparalleled beauty of our surroundings is now easily attainable through Vivo’s progressive vision in mixing comfort and functionality.

ETHANOL PRODUCERS SEEKS GOVERNMENT'S HELP TO GROW PHP30BILLION INDUSTRY



The Center for Alcohol Research and Development (CARD), the umbrella organization of distillers and bioethanol producers in the country, is asking the government for continued support to help grow the Php 30 billion bioethanol industry. They express strong support to the Senate Bill No. 1574, also known as the Philippine Energy Research and Policy Institute (PERPI) Act of 2018 sponsored by Senator Sherwin Gatchalian as it will help grow the industry.

TEN REN'S TEA OPENS IN FESTIVAL MALL ALABANG


No more long drives to Greenhills because Ten Ren Tea has opened a branch here in the South and it's just in Festival Mall in Alabang. Yay!

GET FIRST DIBS ON BLK's FIRST ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION EXCLUSIVELY AVAILABLE ON SHOPEE


On October 8 at 12:00MN, users can be one of the first in the Philippines to get their hands on the 90’s themed collection via the blk Official Store on Shopee as it joins blk Cosmetics in celebrating its first year anniversary with the exclusive launch of its latest collection, blk to the 90’s.

Saturday, October 06, 2018

V11: A FUSION OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY


Aside from a smartphone’s key functions, its appearance attracts customers since they are more mindful of trends and it’s also an avenue to fully express their artistic preferences. Gone are the days of bulky and monochromatic mobile phones. Compact and sleek phones are now considered the norm, thanks to smartphone brands that design products with the consumers’ need in mind. Thus, Vivo fused art and technology together in their latest flagship phone through their two trendsetting fusion color selections.

Friday, October 05, 2018

WHAT TO EXPECT ON PH MARKET OUTLOOK FOR 2019



With the Philippine Economy getting uglier at the moment, would you still think of investing? If you would ask me, I would. Crazy ba? Looks like it! but if you are to dig deeper, it is still the right time to invest today because it is the best opportunity for your money to grow than nothing at all.

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

OUR NEW FAVE: CHEEZ WHIZ MILD


Aside from chocolate spread, cheese spreads have always been a staple in our household. Tammy love biting into that goeey, rich texture that she gets from cheese spreads. And as a mom naman, I love it too aside from it being masarap because its one of the best go-to snack that I provide her, may it be for her quick bite during breakfast or for fun snack times as baon to school or to play.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

oBERload OF EVENTS AS ENCHANTED KINGDOM CELEBRATES 23 MAGICAL YEARS




It was in October 1995 when Enchanted Kingdom opened its doors to the public, allowing millions of Filipinos to experience world-class magical entertainment. It has then since remained as the first and only theme park in the country. The 1990s was a magical decade for Enchanted Kingdom and its enthusiast.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

SHELL SUPPORTS LOCAL BIKING COMMUNITY WITH ITS SHELL BIKE FAIR 2018


Shell Solidifies Support for the Local Biking Community. Kicking off at Baguio City last July, Shell Bike Fair wraps up this year’s festivities with a bang last Saturday, September 22 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City. 

Friday, September 28, 2018

GET NATURAL WITH MESTIZA SOAP


I've always been a fan of products that can lighten and make my skin glow. Hey, don't judge me okay! I'm a Filipina and we all know for a fact that majority of Filipinos long for that healthy, light and glowing skin.

LEARN WHY BREAKFAST IS STILL AND WILL ALWAYS BE THE MOST IMPORTANT MEAL OF THE DAY


It's the time of the year again when Herbalife Nutrition's Asia Pacific Wellness is being held and I tell you, I always look forward to this because this is the time where they always invite key speakers where I get to learn a lot of things. 

Monday, September 24, 2018

WOW, WE ARE ADDICTED TO GOYA DOUBLE HAZELNUT SPREAD!



Tammy and I had a blast yesterday. It's the usual laid back Sunday and we hopped in at All Day Café near our place to have a doze of our fave ice cream. But lo' and behold —our usual simple convenience-store- ice cream indulgence just got extra because of the Yummy Goya Double Hazelnut Spread!

Sunday, September 23, 2018

FIGHT INVISIBLE KULOB STAINS WITH THE NEW ARIEL



I'm pretty sure most of us have already experienced picking our favorite shirt from our beloved closet only to be overwhelmed by that nakakasukang kulob smell? Naku, ako I do! And medyo napapadalas because of the occasional rains that we experience lately. If I were to ask, pareho lang ba tayo ng akala na that kulob smell is caused by indoor drying. hmmmmm... But, NO!!! In truth, kulob is caused by invisible stains on clothes.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

KNOW WHY CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT IN 21ST CENTURY LEARNING IS IMPORTANT




An era of limitless possibility and opportunity, the 21st century is seen not only as a time of rapid advancement in technology but also a period where continuous improvements for learning and knowledge sharing has become a primary concern. Teaching tools, assets, and content offerings and evaluation have undergone change and disruptions to raise the bar of excellence higher to comply with a globally competitive horizon. The fourth industrial revolution changed the dynamics of living: we see the convergence of physical, digital, and biological dimensions emerge, powered by new technologies and platforms that connect us in new ways. 

OMG! SHOPEE 9.9 SUPER SHOPPING DAY HITS OVER 5.8 MILLION ORDERS IN 24 HOURS


Grabe!!! It's Shopee's best performance ever!!! Mabuhay tayong mga shopeeholics! haha!

Friday, September 14, 2018

BEKO INITIATES EAT LIKE A PRO ADVOCACY IN PH


Starting a healthy lifestyle in our kids formative years can have long-term advantages that they can hold onto later in their life. And we all know that fruits and vegetables provide a myriad of health benefits that can help protect our kids against all kinds of diseases. That's why it is but a must that parents should be responsible in the food that's being taken by the children.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

COKE STUDIO RETURNS: FINDING HOME WITH MUSIC AND A BOTTLE OF COKE


When we return to where we feel valued and accepted, when we’re reunited with the things and the people we love, when we look gratefully at our past experiences both good and bad, and when we remember the passions that inspire us, we come home. These unique instances are our own moments of homecoming.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BROTHER A3 REFILL TANK SYSTEM INKJET PRINTERS: ENGINEERED TO MAXIMIZE YOUR BUSINESS PRINT EFFICIENCY



Brother takes great pride in developing inkjet printers that deliver greater reliability, innovation, and cost-effectiveness. It recently launched two new Refill Tank System inkjet printers with A3 print capabilities, superior cost-efficiency, and comprehensive connectivity options.

AC HEALTH IS REACHING MORE COMMUNITIES THROUGH RETAIL HEALTH AND NEW TECHNOLOGY



Ayala Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (AC Health) widens its reach to serve more families, and develop healthier communities on its third year of operations. It continues to expand its retail health network, which includes Generika Drugstore, the pioneer in the retail of generic medicines, and FamilyDOC, a 3-in-1 primary care facility with the combined services of a clinic, a diagnostics facility, and a pharmacy. 

FINALLY, A WORLD-CLASS NATURAL REMEDY FOR FILIPINA'S CROWNING GLORY


Hair loss tends to have a devastating effect on anyone who experiences it. May it be men  or women, it greatly affects the overall quality of living of those who are experiencing it.

HATAW.PH : A SHOPPING APP FOR THE SHOPAHOLICS


A lot of companies are now taking advantage of eCommerce to optimize their sales and make it more convenient for the customers. This is because it’s easier and less costly to shop on the internet given the fact that they don’t need to use transportation and food costs. With the recent crazy shopping deals I scored from Shopee and Lazada, we now all know that online shopping will continue to thrive especially that it continues to be more popular.

SM STREET FOOD FEST IS BACK - WITH MORE YUMMY EATS PROMOS AND PRIZES



SM Hypermarket's biggest street food festival is back and now it is on its third straight year. The SM Street Food Festival is the perfect place for anyone looking for good food, great promos, and awesome experiences with friends, family, and the stars as it has the grandest showcase of the Philippines’ best brands, favorite street food, and hottest celebrities.

Monday, September 10, 2018

PRECIOUS HERBAL PILLOW REVIEW


When we age, you cannot discount the fact that there will be aching pains everywhere. Trust me! Papunta pa lang kayo, ako pabalik na! haha... just kidding! Seriously though~ with all the activities that we are constantly doing, it is just natural to feel the pangangalay especially on our lower back and shoulders.

Sunday, September 09, 2018

SERENITEA FROST TEMPTATION SERIES: JUST THE PERFECT EXTRA FOR YOU




Serenitea presents another series of drinks that are not only indulgent but also new to the taste buds of its customers because of the extra creaminess and extra unique flavors of the new variants. They created this in celebration of Serenitea’s 10th year in the beverage industry on December 19, 2018.

Saturday, September 08, 2018

LAZADA IS CELEBRATING 9.9 AND ASUS JOIN IN ON THE FUN!



ZenFone Max Pro M1 - Slash It 99 (3)

From amazing ZenFones, incredible ASUS notebooks, to awesome ROG laptops, get the tech fix you need without breaking the bank on Lazada Philippines on the 9th of September!


Be ready to SLASH IT as ASUS Philippines teams up with Lazada Philippines on September 9! Also get the chance to purchase the ZenFone Max Pro at a very special price from the official ASUS Philippines Lazada store just by slashing the product the fastest and by inviting others to play. Not only that, other incredible products from ASUS will be placed on FLASH SALE as well!
For a reference of the featured products, have a look at the list below:
LAZADA SLASH IT
http://channel.asus.com/materialfiles/imagefiles/56F5CBBAA_140036_b.jpg?parm=20180513213800

Crowned as the Battery King for Limitless Gaming, the ZenFone Max Pro packs a 5,000 mAh battery capacity. Coupled with the all-powerful Qualcomm™ Snapdragon™636 and an Adreno 509 GPU, mobile gaming has never been as smooth and long-lasting. The ZenFone Max Pro on Lazada will be available with a 3GB memoryand 32GB internal storage. Slash this ZenFone quick enough to get it for just PHP 7,999.00.
The ZenFone Max Pro will also be available during the Flash Sale for PHP 8,995.00.

LAZADA FLASH SALE
http://channel.asus.com/materialfiles/imagefiles/A2708DF0B4_97991_b.jpg
Charge gadgets on the go with the stylish, lightweight, and powerful ZenPower 10050 mAh!  Slash this ZenPower as fast as you can to purchase for just PHP 749.00.

FF8E14249_133464_b.jpg (1200×1415)

With the ZenFone 4 Selfie Lite, taking selfies has never been easier. Enjoy amazing and vivid selfies with friends and family through its 13MP front-facing camera, as well as a hassle-free performance with its strongest variant yet, a 3GB memory with 32GB internal storage. Get this special smartphone for just PHP 6,295.00 during the Flash Sale.

http://channel.asus.com/materialfiles/imagefiles/EA2FB10E3_120788_b.jpg?parm=20170707155500
Catch the moment in full detail with the ZenFone 3 Zoom. Its 12MP rear shooter can cater up to 12x the view; especially with its incredible digital-zoom technology. Without a doubt, no one can ever miss a thing. Get this special smartphone for just PHP 10,995.00 during the Flash Sale.

Asus ZF3Laser FAG01_LG
Through the ZenFone 3 Laser’s 13MP main shooter, users of this special ZenFone are sure to enjoy one of the best photography experiences a ZenFone smartphone can offer. Get this special smartphone for just PHP 6,495.00 during the Flash Sale.

Image result for Vivobook X507 X407
VivoBook X407                                                    VivoBook X507
VivoBook X407/X507 is a premium entry level laptop that is perfect for productivity and entertainment. There won’t be any difficulties in bringing this notebook anywhere because it is a portable laptop with 1.68kg for the X507 and 1.42kg for X407 weight. This notebook is powered by 7th Generation Intel Core i7 Processor along with NVIDIA GeForce MX110 Discrete Graphics, and a NanoEdge Display forw a full-frame view perfect for school or work presentation. VivoBook X407/X507 also features a fingerprint sensor on the touchpad with Windows Hello. Get this on the 9.9 for only PHP 17,995.00.
Image result for VivoBook X556UQ

VivoBook X556UQ offers a classic and expressive color designs with uncompromised performance powered by7th-generation Intel Core i7 Processor along with NVIDIA GeForce 940M graphics to give it the power to tackle graphically-demanding tasks with ease. These notebooks also provide rich detailed images on screen, courtesy of the ASUS Splendid Technology. On 9.9, this amazing VivoBook can be yours for just PHP 37,995.00.

ROG Strix GL504 Hero II               ROG Strix GL504 SCAR II

Designed for both first-person shooter (FPS) and multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA), these powerful successors feature a more compact design and a new front RGB light bar with customizable Aura Sync lighting. Both the SCAR II and Hero II laptops feature the world’s first 144Hz ultra-narrow-bezel display which allow for hyper-immersive visual performance. Both editions come with an 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H processor and 16GB of DDR4-2666MHz RAM. The Strix GL504 SCAR II comes with a 256GB NVMe PCIe SSD, a 2.5” Firecuda 1TB SSHDNVIDIA GTX 1070 with 8GB GDDR5 VRAM; while the Strix GL504 Hero II comes with a 128GB NVMe PCIe SSD, a 2.5” Firecuda 1TB SSHDNVIDIA GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5 VRAM.
Get these powerful laptops at the below special prices during the Lazada 9.9 Flash Sale.

MODEL
PRICE
ROG STRIX GL504GM-ES052T HERO EDITION
PHP 98,999
ROG STRIX GL504GS-ES064T SCAR EDITION
PHP 121,999
ROG STRIX GL503VD-FY007T
PHP 47,999

Image result for FX504
The very first TUF gaming laptop comes with the spirit of The Ultimate Force (TUF) and is designed to strike fear into the heart of the enemy. This portable, powerful and enduring all-rounder is able to play the latest games and can multi-task with ease, and at the same time, providing unmatched toughness and durability which gives an uncompromising gaming experience. FX504 comes with an 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H processorand 8GB of DDR4 RAM1TB SSHDNVIDIA GTX1050Ti with 4GB VRAM.
You can have these all-arounder during Lazada 9.9 Flash Sale.

MODEL
PRICE
ASUS TUF GAMING FX504GE-EN039T
PHP 66,999
ASUS TUF GAMING FX504GE-EN179T
PHP 64,999

September really is a month to remember! Be sure to tune in to Lazada Philippines and ASUS Philippines for an amazing September 9th!


-----------


Did you like what you read?

DON'T FORGET TO CONNECT WITH ME! 

Xoxo, 💋

Jaimie 

xx THE MERMAID IN STILETTOS xx
All my images copyright to THEMERMAIDINSTILETTOS.COM


LET'S GET SOCIAL