July 2010


Honey, I’m broke!  

Honey, I’m broke!The best thing about ‘Money Makeover’ is that it keeps it simple. The authors lay down hard-to-grasp knowledge.. » more


Long Live, Rizal  

Long Live, Rizal More than 100 years since his death, Philippine national hero Jose Rizal continues to inspire his countrymen around the .. » more


Living on Filipino time   

Living on Filipino time My chronic lateness is a running joke with my Aussie friends. What they don’t seem to understand is that I r.. » more


End of my identity crisis  

End of my identity crisis  VERA ESPERANZA MANALAC will forever remember the play as the beginning of the end of her i.. » more

Thoughts on the Sunday matinee   

Thoughts on the Sunday matineeKnowing little about Rizal before I went into the Tom Mann Theatre, I emerged with an appreciation .. » more

Rizal Play Highlights and Awards  

Rizal Play Highlights and Awards This is just what the Filipino community in Australia needs, a bit of class in the cult.. » more

Maria de Guzman hits estilo fashion runway   

Maria de Guzman hits estilo fashion runwayMeet Maria de Guzman, an upcoming fashion designer who will take the stage on .. » more

Sexy Soul Food  

A new wave of Filipino chefs is making it possible to eat all-time favourites such as adobo and lechon manok with a healthy twist. Words and Images .. » more

PacMan Fever Hits Sydney   

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, is coming to Sydney next month (August 14-15) and already, more than 1,000 tickets have been pre-sold to a welcome dinner organised for his unofficial visit to Australia.

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My Gallipoli Experience   

My Gallipoli ExperienceThis year, VIOLI CALVERT was at the dawn service held on the sacred site of Anzac Cove in Gallipoli, Turkey. She sh.. » more

Substance over synth: All-4-One to perform in Sydney  

Substance over synth: All-4-One to perform in SydneyIn an industry where plastic is usually fantastic – from the lips, to .. » more

So Much In Love: All-4-One in Australia  

So Much In Love: All-4-One in AustraliaChart topping nineties boy band, All-4-One, is heading to Australia for their inaugur.. » more

Hey, Mr. DJ  

Hey, Mr. DJWhen Australian Filipina writer MICHELLE BALTAZAR caught up with Black Eyed Peas DJ and producer, Poet Name Life, she discove.. » more

Dancing duo prepares for the Gay Games   

Dancing duo prepares for the Gay GamesNext month, Albert Dimarucut and Brian Lorenz Babon hope to be on a flight to Germany to .. » more

Lil Justice Needs Help   

Lil Justice Needs HelpHip hop crew Lil Justice – the ‘baby’ version of Australia’s Got Talent winner Justice Crew - nee.. » more


The Man Who Saw the Light   

The Man Who Saw the Light Sydney-based photographer John Fick lives, eats and breathes light. If there’s one thing you’.. » more

Lea Salonga in Sydney   

Lea Salonga in SydneyLea Salonga was in Sydney last month to rehearse for the Manila production of “Cats (Now and Forever)”. She will play .. » more

How I Met Lea  

How I Met LeaSometimes, some dreams do come true. MICHELLE BALTAZAR shares her story on meeting Philippine singer, actress and international icon,.. » more