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  • Top 10 Best Quarantine Date Night Ideas in the Philippines 2021

    Top 10 Best Quarantine Date Night Ideas in the Philippines 2021

    Amidst the pandemic and social-distancing protocols, there are still numerous ways to have the perfect date night with your partner at the comfort of your home. Having a quarantine date night is just as fun as going out especially when you plan it well. Incorporate fresh and exciting activities so you and your valentine can try something new.Whether you're running out of ideas on what to do this coming Valentine's Day or you are challenged with a long-distance setup, we've got a bunch of ideas to help you come-up with a master plan. We've provided a guide below on how to prepare and pull off a quarantine date night as well as a list of fun activities you can enjoy with your special someone.
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  • Top 10 Best True Crime Podcasts in the Philippines 2021(Inquirer Podcasts, Stories After Dark, and More)

    Top 10 Best True Crime Podcasts in the Philippines 2021(Inquirer Podcasts, Stories After Dark, and More)

    Admit it or not, most of us have a strange fascination with true crime stories that revolve around unsolved mysteries. There’s just something about them that gets your adrenaline going and based on a study, it also gives you a sense of readiness. With the aid of technology, these true crime stories are now easier to access in the form of true crime podcasts.True crime podcasts are episodic series of crime stories that allow listeners to dig into cases and even form their own theories. By now that you've likely rummaged through the entirety of Netflix, you're probably looking for something new to get you hooked! Stay with us for some guides and recommendations of the best true crime podcasts that you can listen to.
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  • Top 10 Best Carry-On Luggage in the Philippines 2020 (American Tourister, British Knight, and More)

    Top 10 Best Carry-On Luggage in the Philippines 2020 (American Tourister, British Knight, and More)

    A good pair of shoes may take you places but sturdy luggage stuffed with your travel essentials provides the security you need throughout the trip. Be it a local or international tour, using carry-on luggage translates to a hassle-free flight, land trip, or voyage, minus the back-breaking pain we usually get from backpacks and the like.With the Philippine passport now valid for ten years, you have all the more reason to shell out a little something to grab those items of luggage and make it worth your money. Read on to learn more about carry-on luggage purchases, and don’t skip the list we made for the best carry-on luggage, which could be your potential travel buddy.
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  • Top 10 Best Grow Kits in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Grow Kits in the Philippines 2020

    Ever since the pandemic started, lots of people have succumbed to the trend of being a plant parent for various reasons, and one of those is to lead a self-sustaining lifestyle. However, not everyone has the means to actually start a huge scale of gardening because of reasons like scarcity in space. Fortunately, do-it-yourself grow kits exist!Grow kits are little packages that contain everything you will need to start your own mini garden, from the soil, seeds, know-how guide, to even the pot! These revolutionary packets really prove that having limited space at home is never an excuse for people who want to grow their own produce. Read our guide and recommendations below to learn more about these kits!
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  • Top 10 Best Online Christmas Party Activities in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Online Christmas Party Activities in the Philippines 2020

    The most celebrated time of the year in the Philippines is coming to its peak. Christmas is a joyous festival, a great time to express love for everyone and to celebrate the ever-lasting love of God. It is the most awaited moment; however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is forced to stay at home and are prohibited from conducting mass gatherings.Thankfully, video conferencing platforms can be used to have fun with our loved ones, even when we're far from each other! These platforms serve as a bridge for fun and exciting online Christmas party activities to give love on Christmas day. In this article, we have a guide and suggested activities that will surely spend Christmas in your homes safely yet jolly.
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  • Top 10 Best Air Dry Clays in the Philippines 2020 (Jovi, Sakura, and More)

    Top 10 Best Air Dry Clays in the Philippines 2020 (Jovi, Sakura, and More)

    Whether for a school project, play, or hobby, clay is a popular medium in expressing our artistic side. We were fond of our clay dough as childhood toys that we can mold in unlimited ways. However, if someone prefers his or her clay artworks to be more permanent, air dry clays are the better material for such craft projects or fancy ornaments and jewelry.Budding craftsmen and skilled artists enjoy air dry clays because they are low-priced but high-quality. The best part? They only need air exposure to dry up and harden for a few days – no kiln or oven-baking needed. In this article, allow us to help you select the best air dry clays for you through a buying guide and product recommendations.
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  • Top 10 Best Indoor Succulent Plants in the Philippines 2020 ( Haworthias, Lithops, Echeverias, and More)

    Top 10 Best Indoor Succulent Plants in the Philippines 2020 ( Haworthias, Lithops, Echeverias, and More)

    Succulent indoor plants have recently become a fad because of the mandatory lockdown due to the pandemic caused by the Coronavirus. For most people with so much time in their hands, it is unusually satisfying to channel their energies to care for these types of plants. Undeniably, these pretty succulents add more life to a dull interior and improve the air quality inside our homes.If you're planning on becoming a plant parent, succulents may be one of the best plants to start on. Finding a suitable type for your home can sometimes be a hit or miss, but we're here to help you. Read on below to know some of its benefits with a basic buying guide and succulent plant types to buy online.
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  • Top 10 Best Hobby Kits in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Hobby Kits in the Philippines 2020

    The ongoing quarantine can be really difficult to deal with, it’s either you have too much time on your hands, or the adjustment for the whole situation is taking a toll on you. If there’s something that we all simultaneously feel, it’s probably boredom and restlessness, and these fleeting feelings can be remedied by picking up a new hobby through the help of hobby kits.If you’re on a quest for something to do, or you’re stuck working from home, and you need something to relieve your stress, a hobby kit might be the answer. With hobby kits, you can try your hand at different crafts like knitting, jewelry-making, and even painting. We know it can sound overwhelming, so let us provide you a walkthrough by reading our guide and recommendations below!
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  • Top 10 Best Diamond Painting Kits in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Diamond Painting Kits in the Philippines 2020

    As we spend our entire days at home, we start to realize that drowning ourselves in films and series could only last for a good amount of time before we eventually grow tired of it. Maybe it’s time to immerse yourself in a new hobby? If you’re with us on this and you’re on a search for a "quaranhobby" that requires no prior experience, then have a go at diamond painting.Indulging in diamond painting is a great way to relieve stress from the daily hustle and bustle of life. If you’re thinking of getting your hands on these diamond painting kits, then we got you covered! Allow us to provide you a walkthrough by reading our buying guide and our top 10 recommendations below!
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  • Top 10 Best Lazada and Shopee 11.11 Buys in the Philippines 2020 (WhirlPool, Samsung, Kipling, and More)

    Top 10 Best Lazada and Shopee 11.11 Buys in the Philippines 2020 (WhirlPool, Samsung, Kipling, and More)

    When it comes to online shopping, Lazada and Shopee are popular and trusted websites for such transactions. This 2020, we appreciate them more because they are a huge help for us since the pandemic that restricted us from going out. And some highlights of these e-commerce sites are the double number event sales such as 9.9 and 10.10.This November is projected to be the biggest event of the year just yet– the 11.11 sale. With so many products available at a lower price or with rewards such as freebies, cashback, and discounted shipping fees, it can be overwhelming. Allow us to help you through our buying guide and product recommendations for an enjoyable online sale shopping experience.
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  • Top 10 Best Organic Fertilizers in the Philippines 2020 (Plantmate, Nature's Bio, and More)

    Top 10 Best Organic Fertilizers in the Philippines 2020 (Plantmate, Nature's Bio, and More)

    Plants live the way as humans survive - they need food and water. Sometimes, they also experience a lack of some nutrients needed for their growth and sustenance. It is the reason why organic fertilizers are the best partner for your growing plants. Not only does it give nutrients to plants, but it also makes the soil healthy.Organic fertilizers gently support and maintain the plants' growth, unlike synthetic fertilizers that might burn and even kill your plants. They are also safe to use because it does not contain harmful chemicals. To help you get the right organic fertilizer for your plants, we've provided a buying guide and a list of excellent organic fertilizers for sale.
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  • Top 10 Best BTS and BT21 Merch in the Philippines 2020 (Lightstick, T-Shirt, and More)

    Top 10 Best BTS and BT21 Merch in the Philippines 2020 (Lightstick, T-Shirt, and More)

    Calling all ARMYs! Even if you are not a certified BTS fan, chances are you have probably heard of the 7-member group who have taken the world by storm. If you are one, then you're all too familiar with BTS and BT21 merch. You've probably even collected some. With the current pandemic, concerts and tours are out of the question, but you still have merch!  If you can’t get enough of BTS, here are some merchandise items you can buy to take part in the BTS and ARMY universe. With the countless number of merch the boys have, it can get confusing. That's why we have prepared a guide to help you familiarize yourself with the types of BTS and BT21 merch as well as our top picks for you! 
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  • Top 10 Best Ways to Spend Halloween at Home in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Ways to Spend Halloween at Home in the Philippines 2020

    The spookiest yet magical day of the year has come. Halloween is a celebration of sweet indulgence to goodies and colorful costumes. Its popularity grew in the country over the years, and 2020 is excitingly eerie as it coincides with the blue moon, a rare event where a second full moon happens in a single month – hence the expression “once in a blue moon.”The COVID-19 pandemic has caused us a once-in-a-blue-moon experience of not having village parties and mall-wide trick-or-treats because mass gatherings are still prohibited. But this won’t stop us from celebrating in our homes; through our guide and recommended items, we can still have a happy Halloween indoors.
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  • Top 10 Best Indoor Hanging Plants in the Philippines 2021

    Top 10 Best Indoor Hanging Plants in the Philippines 2021

    If you've already become a full-fledged plant parent and have no space left in your garden for new plant babies, then it's time to upgrade to indoor hanging plants! Not only are they aesthetically-pleasing, but they also help purify the air inside your home and give off a relaxing effect, which is especially important now that we spend most of our time indoors.Ready to upgrade your plant parenting skills? Get started by reading our handy buying guide and then head over to our product recommendations to see our top picks. Also, if you're looking for a suggestion on how you can transform your bare space into a wonderful indoor garden, check out the video towards the end of this article.
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  • Top 10 Best Halloween Costumes for Kids in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Halloween Costumes for Kids in the Philippines 2020

    Skeletons, witches, pumpkins, and candy - Halloween is just around the corner. However, with the pandemic going on, it seems like Halloween and trick-or-treating is canceled this year. Cheer up your kids with a faux Halloween party right at your home. Dress up as different characters, celebrate with candy, and even take cute pictures for the 'Gram. There are various costumes for kids, but which one will truly capture the character they want to be? Choosing the right outfit takes patience; that is why we are here to help. This article will guide you in selecting the perfect Halloween costume for kids and even throw in our top 10 costumes that will genuinely make your kids' or younger relatives' Halloween complete.
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  • Top 10 Best Beginner-Friendly Succulents in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Beginner-Friendly Succulents in the Philippines 2020

    Looking for a new hobby this quarantine? Then you might want to join the plant craze and get your hands on your very first succulent. Like the strong and independent person that you are, this plant is self-sufficient and can survive in almost any environment. Just water it when it's dry, give it about 6 hours of sunlight, and you're pretty much good to go!If you're not sure where to start, worry not as we've done the research for you with our trusty buying guide as well as our top 10 recommendations. Also, watch out for the video towards the end of this article for tips on how you can take care of your newly purchased succulent. For our top picks which are best suited for the Philippine weather, scroll down below!
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  • Top 10 Best Board Games for Adults in the Philippines 2020 (Pandemic Legacy, Ticket to Ride, and More)

    Top 10 Best Board Games for Adults in the Philippines 2020 (Pandemic Legacy, Ticket to Ride, and More)

    Board game cafés have become a thing these past few years. Unfortunately, during this time, we cannot go to our favorite board game café and hang out with our friends. Now is the perfect time to get your own board game so you can hang out with your friends or family in the comfort of your own home.Whether you're looking for something simple to pass the time during this stay-at-home season, or you want to try another game for your friend group's game nights, we got your back! Find your next board game buy with our buying guide, and use our top ten list to narrow down your options.
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  • Top 10 Best Desk Plants in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Desk Plants in the Philippines 2020

    Desk plants can add life to any dull workspace. Beyond its aesthetic benefits, research shows that having plants nearby can minimize stress, boost productivity, and purify the air. However, not all of us are blessed with a green thumb. If you want to turn your work area into a green oasis but have no idea where to start, then there's no need to worry.There are various types of low-maintenance plants that require minimal care, making them the perfect companion to your indoor workspace. Not sure which plant is right for you? No problem! We’ve made a guide on how to choose a desk plant and compiled a list of the best ones in the Philippines for every plantito or plantita.
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  • Top 10 Best Succulent Pots in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Succulent Pots in the Philippines 2020

    Keep your little plant safe as it grows with the right succulent pot. By choosing one that's the perfect size and material, you'll be able to grow that succulent garden which you've always dreamed about. However, with plenty of options to choose from, it can be quite overwhelming to select the best planter for your succulent.Worry not, as we've done the searching for you with our handy buying guide as well as our product recommendations. We've also found a video from a Filipino vlogger and fellow plant parent which you can use as a guide while you're repotting your succulents. Calling all plantitos and plantitas, get started by scrolling down below.
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  • Top 10 Best Paint by Numbers Kits in the Philippines 2021

    Top 10 Best Paint by Numbers Kits in the Philippines 2021

    Painting is one of the most recommended hobbies to relax your body and mind. It will give you a creative outlet and a break from a busy lifestyle. However, if you’re a beginner and do not have much practice or knowledge in painting, you should give paint by numbers kits a try.Paint by numbers kits are a great introduction to painting. This technique familiarizes you with basic painting skills as well as the materials and tools that it requires. It has a patterned canvas and ready-to-use paint for easy coloring. In this article, we prepared a guide on how to choose a paint by numbers kit and our top 10 recommendations that you can purchase online.
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  • Top 10 Best Highlighter Pens in the Philippines 2020 (Staedtler, Uni, Sharpie and More)

    Top 10 Best Highlighter Pens in the Philippines 2020 (Staedtler, Uni, Sharpie and More)

    Highlighter pens are all the rage for students who have some heavy memory work to be done in a matter of a very short time. But even the corporate world which uses stacks and stacks of paper cups its hand for a pen to make fine print standout on a page. Well, probably everyone in the world can put highlighter pens to good use.With that said, and being true to our mission to help you out, we came up with a guide on how to choose the highlighters for your every need. Plus, don't miss out on our top ten picks for the best highlighter pens you can purchase online. 
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  • Top 10 Best Acrylic Paints in the Philippines 2021 (Liquitex, Faber-Castell, and More)

    Top 10 Best Acrylic Paints in the Philippines 2021 (Liquitex, Faber-Castell, and More)

    Painting is one of the common hobbies across generations. For visual artists and enthusiasts, acrylic paint is one of their go-to mediums because it is water-based, non-flammable, and fume-free. They are permanent once dried and it would take several washes to remove the stains from the hands.Now that we have more time in our hands and more and more people are exploring different hobbies, we are glad to help you choose excellent acrylic paints. In this article, we are giving you a buying guide and a list of recommended products.
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  • Top 10 Best Indoor Plants in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Indoor Plants in the Philippines 2020

    Plants have been an enormous part of our yards and gardens. We have always been taught even in our school years that they help filter toxins in the air and give out oxygen. Together with the fast rise of the tech industry, issues regarding environmental preservation, agriculture, and human health emerged as well.This is why a lot of groups advocate for greener technology and indoor plants are starting to become hit across the globe. Indoor plants are also starting a buzz in the country for homes and office spaces as well. They are more than just decorations, they have other benefits as well. This article intends to guide you and recommend great indoor plants that you can shop online.
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  • Top 10 Best Puzzles to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Puzzles to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Back when we all had limited access to gadgets like mobile phones, computers, and iPads, one of our main sources of fun at home was through board games and puzzles and we literally could spend the whole day just doing that. Now that we are all stuck at home, probably bored, and looking for things to do, why not do something alone or with the whole family that will exercise our brains while having fun at the same time?Put your phone and other gadgets down and let's take it back to the traditional way of having fun with puzzles. Scroll down to learn why puzzles are good for you, and check our buying guide, the best puzzle picks, and some of our other recommended products you may use to have fun during this quarantine period. 
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  • Top 10 Best Drawing Tablets in the Philippines 2021

    Top 10 Best Drawing Tablets in the Philippines 2021

    Long gone are the days when you have to draw and paint using traditional tools like pen and paper and then scanning it for you to upload or do further editing on the computer. With the latest advancements and innovations, artists and hobbyists can now easily draw using a drawing pad. With this one device, you are able to all get all the different types of pens and brushes and colors as well. With the many choices of drawing pads from different brands such as XP-Pen and Wacom, you're probably confused with which drawing pad suits your needs. Look no further, read down below to learn about what are the things to consider when choosing. We've also put a round-up of the best drawing pads you can easily buy online.
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  • Top 7 Best Inflatable Pools to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Top 7 Best Inflatable Pools to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Although it feels like summer all year long, not everyone can afford to give in to their children’s request to go swimming frequently. One way to make sure your kids are happy could be to purchase an inflatable pool–provided you have the space for it. There are different types of inflatable pools which come in different shapes and sizes.In this article, we’ll be explaining the different types of pools, so you can determine which one will suit your needs. You’ll find a list of the top inflatable pools you can purchase online in the Philippines too!
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  • Top 10 Best Colored Pencils to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Top 10 Best Colored Pencils to Buy Online in the Philippines 2020

    Colored pencils” are enjoyed not only by children but also with adults, especially with the rising popularity of coloring books for adults. A lot of products are available now, from brands that are familiar to us like Faber Castell, to high-end brands like Derwen, Staedler or Prismacolor. Color variations from sets of 12 or 36, to the 72, some products can even give you a watercolor effect. Too many options that can be confusing at times.We will compare the products, their reviews and prices available online, and show you the most recommended items in rank order. There are affordable ones with high quality, products that can be given as a gift, and a lot more. At the last part of the article, we will also show you the tips on effective coloring, hope you can use this as your reference in enjoying your illustration and coloring books.
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  • Top 10 Best Home Garden Plants in the Philippines 2021

    Top 10 Best Home Garden Plants in the Philippines 2021

    As a result of our health consciousness and the growing desire for longevity, many people prefer to grow their vegetables and fruits in their own backyard garden or condo space. In some urban supermarkets, rural street stalls, and vegan online stores, you’ll find a wide variety of seeds and seedlings such as tomatoes, lettuces, onions, radishes, kale, and many more.Allow us to introduce some of the best ways to select homegrown crops that even beginners could go along with the best home garden plants you could purchase online. All prices are affordable, which makes it easier for you to buy as much as you require. Read on to find out our buying guide, recommendations, and some planting tips!
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  • Top 10 Best Planners for Students in the Philippines 2020 (Inky Livie, The Everyday, Muji, and More)

    Top 10 Best Planners for Students in the Philippines 2020 (Inky Livie, The Everyday, Muji, and More)

    Keeping track of your schedule is definitely A lot of people use their phones nowadays to track their schedules, but some people still prefer to use ol' handy planners or even both! A planner will allow you to keep an organized schedule, set your priorities clearly, and it could even help you boost productivity and, in some cases, creativity! We will introduce a planner where you can write down your class schedules, org and club activities, family events, and show you the best ones available online in Lazada and Shopee. We also included ones that are also gift-worthy, perfect for giving to your friends, teachers, or your relatives. Read on! 
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  • Top 10 Best Sewing Machines in the Philippines 2020 (Singer, Brother, and More)

    Top 10 Best Sewing Machines in the Philippines 2020 (Singer, Brother, and More)

    Having a sewing machine at home can be very useful when you want to make small pouches, accessories, and of course clothes if you know how to. Sewing machines nowadays are already computerized making it easy even for beginners to sew.For those who want to sew thick materials such as leather and denim, or quilting, it will be harder to find the perfect sewing machine. There are a lot of popular brands available from Juki, Singer, Janome, Jaguar, and Brother, all with the great reputation, making it harder to choose.We will be discussing the pointers in choosing the best sewing machine for your home, and show you the top 10 best sewing machines in rank order. Buying a good sewing machine will cost you some money. Be sure to check and compare each product to avoid any future regrets.
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