Things to Do This Weekend!

Barbie Play with Fashion


Get your young fashionistas glammed up at the Barbie Play with Fashion event on October 7, Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Atrium.  The event kicks off with the Barbie 2012 Fall/Winter Fashion Show, featuring the label’s latest collection. Girls can have their nails painted at the Barbie Nail Art, get glitter tattoos at the  Whimsy Body Glitter Art station, and make their own own bracelets and necklaces to match their outfits at the Beadollicious corner. Another must-see is the Barbie Dream Closet—a life-size fashion haven for young girls who love to dress up and experiment with looks and trends. The girls can have their photos taken which they can take home as souvenirs at the Fashion Mash-up Booth. A 15% percent discount will be offered for all Barbie clothes and apparel on that day.

Learn to Cook from the Chefs of Hotel Intercontinental Manila

hotel intercon cooking class for kids

For P1,500, kids can learn how to prepare a Pineapple Upside Down Cake as well as Apple, Raisin and Apricot Crumble with Vanilla Custard. They will also get a little chef’s uniform, including a jacket, apron and toque! This will be on October 7, Sunday, from 2 to 4 pm. Cooking classes for kids are held every first Sunday of the month and can take advantage of promo bundle packages such as 6 classes for the price of five or 12 classes for the price of ten. Students are encouraged to bring their swimsuit for a dip in the hotel pool after classes.


Eastwood Mall Annual Pet Blessing

Eastwood City once again plays host to cuddly pets as it holds its annual pet blessing ceremony on October 7 at the Eastwood Mall Open Park. Registration for this celebration in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, starts at 12PM and the procession starts at 4PM. Special awards will be given out including the Early Bird Award (for the first to register), Best Dressed Award (the most fashionable), Head Turner Award (for the most unique), Life of the Party Award (the most active and compelling) and Star of the Night (the most adorable).  Capping off the event are live performances from various artists, who will serenade the participants after the Pet Blessing. Registration to Eastwood City’s Annual Pet Blessing is free of charge. Simply bring your pet’s latest vaccination papers and secure a pet pass to register at the event area. For more information, please contact the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at 709-9888, 709-0888 or 0917-8380111.

From Pregnancy to Playground



Philips AVENT  will treat mothers and their babies to the second run of its one-of-a-kind interactive exhibit, Philips Avent: From Pregnancy to Playground, on October 6, Saturday at the Shangri-La Mall. The exhibit will feature a variety of activities celebrating the different stages of motherhood : Baby Bump for pregnant moms, New Baby for moms with young children up to 18 months, and Growing Baby for mothers with toddlers.


There will be a Belly Cast art exhibit by the artist, Mimsy.  Each belly cast will be accompanied by a pregnancy portrait executed by photographer Stanley Ong. Expectant moms will have a chance to capture this most wonderful phase of their lives with pregnancy portraits by professional photographers, which Philips Avent will be offering for free during the event.  If mom is not ready for her camera moment, then she can write a letter to her unborn baby at Mommy Mailbox in the comforts of a nursery room with soothing classical music. The letters will be published online in the Mommy Steps website. Moms and their kids may also enjoy special bonding moments as they create wonderful bib art. The Growing Baby area which gives families a lot of opportunities for fun while being served fruit and vegetable smoothies from the juice bar. They can either make scrapbook pages or color Truman the rabbit. There will also be talks on childbirth and parenting by experts and Philips Avent Brand Ambassador Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan.

Get Your Christmas Portrait Done at the Picture Company

picture company christmas promo

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