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Monday, September 30, 2013

Sam Concepcion NO LIMITATIONS

The album's carrier single "No Limitations" is an upbeat tune composed by international Filipino singer Billy Crawford.
Sam Concepcion won the day at the 2012 Dahsyat Musik Awards possessed in Indonesia. Sam achieved "The Most Awesome Guest Star" award in the morning musical range appearance Dahsyat which airs daily on Indonesia's RCTI Network.

Megan Young is Miss World 2013

The representative of the Philippines, Megan Young, has been named Miss World 2013 at the conclusion of the ceremony held in the Indonesian island of Bali, in which candidates from 127 countries participated.
The first runner-up was the French Marine Lorphelin , and in third place was the Ghanaian Naa Okailey. The main sextet completed the Ibarbia Elena Spanish, Brazilian and Gibraltar Frantz Sancler Kharbouch Maroua, who entered the finals for the popular vote.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Summertime with Renee Olstead

Rebecca Renee Olstead is an American actress and singer of jazz American born 18 June 1989 in Houston, in Texas, best known for her role as Madison Cooperstein in the sitcom The Secret Life of the American Teenager. It attracted the attention of many artists of jazz.

Summertime: Renee Olstead Live in Manila on March 29, 2014, 8pm at Isla Grand Ballroom, EDSA Shangri-La Manila.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Paella

A paella is a Spanish rice dish from the pan and the national dish of the region of Valencia and the Spanish east coast. The term paella comes from the Catalan (in 1892) and has its origin in the Latin word patella (kind of a big plate or shallow bowl made ​​of metal). In 1900 the Valencian adapted the word paella for the metal pan in which their national dish is prepared.

The term paella is occasionally used in Spanish not only on the court, but also for the pan. But today refers to the pan in which a paella is cooked, usually as Paellera.

Friday, September 27, 2013

Longaniza

The sausage is a sausage length, filling meat of pork mince. It is produced in several countries, including Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Spain, Paraguay and Uruguay , and also in the rest of South America from the United States, the Philippines, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America.


It is composed of the intestine of pork stuffed with a mixture of ground beef seasoned with spices . In many places, has been replaced gut (intestine) Nature of pork, a synthetic casing. It is characterized by a sausage long and narrow.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Lechon

Lechon is a roasted whole pig, piglet, or cattle seasoned in spices, cooked in charcoal and is a popular dish of the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic. Lechon are cooked during national festivities (known as Barrio Fiestas) and holiday season. Lechon was originally a Spanish cuisine and can be found in many other Hispanic countries. Leche means milk in Spanish and lechon originally meant suckling piglet.

One of the tastiest and most delicious Filipino delicacy found throughout the country is the Philippine Lechon. This special culinary masterpiece is part of the Filipino long history, dating back as far as the Spanish-era, hence the name Lechon is a Spanish word for suckling pig. But in the Philippines, lechon connotes a whole roasted pig, commonly called "litsong baboy".

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Pandesal

Pandesal is a small buns usually made ​​fresh in the morning, usually an alternative to rice for breakfast. It is usually eaten with a cup of coffee.

The pandesal is a bread round eaten in the Philippines mainly for breakfast. It is made ​​of flour, eggs, lard, yeast, sugar and salt. It has a soft, powdery texture and is eaten in various ways with different fillings. It is also eaten with coffee or hot chocolate. Despite its name, has a slightly sweet taste. The pandesal is the most popular bread in the Philippines.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

SITTI Bossa Love-The Concert & Album Launch

Sitti will be releasing Bossa Love, the highly anticipated follow-up to her 2011 release, with a concert on January 18, 2014 at the Music Museum.
Sitti will be performing songs off the album as well as her most famous hits and will be joined by guests MCA Music artist Nyoy Volante and Jett Pangan.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Jack Jones Live in Manila

Jack Jones is an American pop and jazz singer and actor. Except for his stage roles Jones has also performed in numerous television productions. He was like his father with a star on the 1989 Walk of Fame in Hollywood honored.
Be inspired this coming Valentine's Day as the American and Jazz Pop Singer of the 60's serenades you with his hits, The Impossible Dream, Wives and Lovers, She, Dear Heart and many many more! Relive the era that brought us beautiful and memorable songs that have become a part of our lives.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Capital Cities Concert

Capital Cities is a duet indie pop American from Los Angeles.  Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian create their group in 2009.  June 7, 2011, he published a self-titled debut EP with the title Safe and Sound. A year later, released a second single, Kangaroo Court 
Capital Cities – Safe And Sound. Capital Cities will have concert in 4 Ayala Malls from January 11- 12, 2014.

Monday, September 9, 2013

Adobo

Adobo is a Spanish term that is generally used for seasoning or marinade and is a marinade or seasoning mix describes. Adobo is for example of marinated dishes such as chipotles en adobo, which from Chipotle is-chillies and marinated with a rich, flavourful tomato sauce. The Court in various regions of Latin America, in Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, to the Philippines and in Spain widespread, with each pork, spices and special peppers used.

Although it has a name taken from the Spanish, the cooking method is indigenous to the Philippines. When the Spanish colonized the Philippines in the late 16th century and early 17th century, they encountered an indigenous cooking process which involved stewing with vinegar, which they then referred to as adobo, the Spanish word for seasoning or marinade. Dishes prepared in this manner eventually came to be known by this name, with the original term for the dish now lost to history.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Zazzle

Zazzle is an e-commerce which allows users to upload images and create their own merchandise (clothing, posters, etc.), or buy merchandise created by other users, and use images of the participating companies. Users are allowed to open their own store for free and put the profits, royalties, they want to earn on every product.

Zazzle was founded in 1999 by Robert Beaver and his sons Bobby and Jeff Beaver. In 2005 invested Google investors John Doerr and Ram Shriram 16 million dollars in business. The site was granted by TechCrunch as 2007's "Best Business Model" in their first annual "Crunchies" awards, and has been recognized by industry experts, such as B. Joseph Pine, for its uncomplicated technique. In 2010 was recognized Zazzle as one of the "Hottest Silicon Valley Companies" by Lead411.