Celebrate a Sweet Jack ‘n Jill Valentine’s Day [Press Release]

Valentine’s Day is traditionally celebrated around the world with chocolates and candies. This year, Jack ‘n Jill Philippines is offering a new variety of treats that will surely match sweet moments this season of love. Cloud 9 Be on cloud nine with your loved ones with Jack ‘n Jill Cloud 9 Overload, a chocolate bar filled with nougat, caramel, and peanuts. If you prefer to have a mix of sweetness and saltiness, try Cloud 9 Salted Caramel – a combination of nougat, caramel, and pretzels wrapped in white chocolate. NIPS For a more colourful date, bring candy-coated extra-large NIPS Peanut Read More …

My Valentine’s Day Outfit

Would you be my Valentine? How many times have you been asked by this question? More importantly, how many times have you received this from someone you like? What did you answer? Last February 14, I have never expected to see a lot of people going out exactly on Valentine’s Day. Wherever I looked red, I saw red, and I meant it literally. Bunches of red roses along with heart sticks and teddy bears were being sold by street vendors along the pedestrian lanes, while shopping malls and restaurants were competing each other for the best Valentine-decorated place. Also, hotels, Read More …

My Thoughts on Valentine’s Day

Who wouldn’t know today’s date? Since the start of the year, many of us were already looking forward to this red-letter day. Social media and commercial industries did not fail to remind us about this huge event, especially if you are in a relationship. Couples were both excited and stressed, while single people tried not to give a fig about this holiday. Whichever group you are in, I’m afraid no one can escape to witness heart decorations in shopping malls, romantic songs on the radio, statuses on Facebook and Twitter, and promo deals by restaurants and hotels for Valentine’s Day. Read More …

White Day 화이트데이 (3.14.13)

Today, I woke up with several messages waiting in my Kakao Talk. I read three messages from a close friend:   Then I remembered. Aha! Today is White Day! Girls Day!   I learned about White Day in my Nihongo class in university. Our sensei educated us not only with the language, but also with the culture of the country. According to her, during February 14, Valentine’s Day, Japanese girls show their affection to boys by presenting them with candies and chocolate gifts. Exactly a month after, March 14, White Day (ホワイトデ), the opposite happens. Japanese boys are supposed to Read More …