Beefy magic

For the most part, Magic Mike XXL keeps its commitment to entertain. Read it in Unwind.

Lechon diva

Talk about lechon, which is present in every important Filipino celebration, and the first name that comes to mind these days is Dedet dela Fuente Santos of Pepita's Kitchen. Read her story in Workbook.


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Are you always thirsty, or hungry, or find the need to run to the toilet to take a pee? Do you find that you could hardly see what you are trying to read because for some reason, it is "blurred?" If you have these symptoms, you might have Type 2 Diabetes.

Cookies are always a special treat especially for kids and kids at heart. Here's a different take on the classic chocolate chip cookes, San Miguel Purefoods Culinary Center's Pecan Muesli Chocolate Cookies. Read recipe in Pantry.

For this intimate society of accomplished women, the breathless excitement over the topic—"Travel in style"—was measurable in chortles. Read it in Forum.

Tired of crumbling nail lacquer, a writer runs to gel polish. Read it in Tester.

When it comes to cheating spouses, is an eye-for-an-eye approach a good idea legally? Read the tale of two affairs in Her Rights.