Advocacy, Travel & Culture

I went to Baler, Aurora to Join a Coastal Cleanup with REEF, This is What Happened …

Last weekend of September 2017, I joined REEF on their Free the Sea Movement coastal cleanup drive with WWF.   Our coastal cleanup only transpired for less than an hour along the shores of Sabang Beach in Baler, Aurora.  We swiped about less than a kilometer of the coastal area but what we found was jaw-dropping.  We collected about 100 kilos …

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2000 children in 1000 hoursAdvocacy

World Vision Aims to Sponsor 2000 children in 1000 Hours

International humanitarian organization World Vision introduced its new child sponsorship campaign in a press launch last August 22, 2017. Entitled “2,000 Children in 1,000 Hours,” the new campaign stresses the urgency of World Vision’s cause by posing a challenge to everyone who supports child advocacy; that is, to help World Vision secure a better future for 2,000 children within 1,000 …

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#DaretoDream airAsiaAdvocacy, Current Affairs

AirAsia #DaretoDream Campaign Boost Support to Filipino Athletes for the 2017 SEA Games

We hear about how great Filipino athletes are but the support for our talents is just not enough. It was great to know that AirAsia launched a Dare to Dream campaign which will boost support to our Filipino Athletes who will be competing for the 2017 South East Asian Games (SEA Games) starting this August 19-31 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. …

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Forever Against Animal TestingAdvocacy, Beauty Products

Forever Against Animal Testing + Let’s Ban Animal Testing Worldwide

I am Forever Against Animal Testing (FAAT)  and I  just signed a petition that will push the United Nations  to adopt an international convention that will end animal testing for cosmetic products and ingredients everywhere and forever.  A few weeks back I saw a video footage on Facebook about a cat who was used for animal testing of beauty products. …

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FitMe #FitMeMatteisHereAdvocacy, Beauty Products, Events, Make-up

I Found My FitMe #FitMeMatteisHere + 10 Filipino Maker Ambassadors #MakeitHappen

At long last, the most awaited and highly-anticipated foundation from Maybelline New York finally arrives in the Philippines! Starting this June 2017, Filipinas can now find their fit foundation shade – the Maybelline New York FitMe! Yesterday was the big launch of FitMe in Manila. Event was held at Sara Black Photography Studio where everyone got their hands and face …

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Advocacy, Featured Articles, Home & Family, Personal, relationships

A Salute to Single Moms / Fearless Filipinas #ArielFearlessFilipinas

In a not so distant past I was invited by a Christian group to a workshop/seminar they have for single parents/ single moms.  The title or theme of the workdhop was “Feeling Desperate and Low”.  I got offended and hurt by their title that I immediately said I won’t go to their event.  In my defense I posted the incident …

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