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Monica Araneta Tiosejo
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Say yes to Nono’s
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - May 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Chef Baba Ibazeta-Benedicto, the woman behind Classic Confections, shows she can do more than cookies and cakes at her new restaurant, Nono’s.
Asia’s best female chef Margarita Forés gets her own CNN show
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - February 16, 2017 - 12:00am
Asia’s Best Female Chef 2016 Margarita Forés grew up around food more than most people. She comes from a family of foodies and, as a child, she would tag along during market days and walk next door to...
PeopleAsia’s Pia
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - January 30, 2016 - 9:00am
PeopleAsia became the first Philippine glossy to release an edition with Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach on the cover.
Qatar Airways: ‘Going Places Together’
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - January 16, 2016 - 9:00am
A plane ticket and a good story — both take you to places you could have only imagined.
I’ll drink to that!
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - November 7, 2015 - 9:00am
Perhaps with the exception of water, drinks deserve as much attention as the food on the table.
Fawning over Fendi
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - September 26, 2015 - 10:00am
Many of Manila’s sartorial chic gathered for a night of fashion at the grand foyer of Rustan’s Shangri-La, for the launch of Fendi’s pre-Fall 2015 collection and the Italian brand’s first...
It only takes a Moment
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 29, 2015 - 10:00am
Abba Napa grew up around food.
PeopleAsia’s ‘Women of Style & Substance’ 2015: Having ‘It’ All
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 26, 2015 - 10:00am
We were all born equal. That means all of us have the makings to be on top — male and female, we all have dreams of a good life. But somewhere down the line, it becomes a “man’s world” complete...
MaArte 2015:: Home is where the art is
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 15, 2015 - 10:00am
In ancient Greece, museums began as a space for the Muses, a holy ground for contemplation and dialogue. Today, there are different museums all over the world dedicated to all sorts of art. Art could be anything...
Proudly MaARTe: Matters of the heart
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 31, 2014 - 12:00am
There are some 80 language groups and over 500 dialects spoken throughout the Philippines. Despite the diversity in our 7,107 islands, nothing is lost in translation when Filipinos speak the language of art. More...
Sabrina Co: The scent of success
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 5, 2014 - 12:00am
Christian Dior once said, “A woman’s perfume tells more about her than her handwriting.”
Christina Chusuey
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
A little princess. That’s what came to mind the first time I met Christina Ann Chusuey. And could you blame me? She is the 19-year-old youngest child and unica hija of hoteliers Henry and Anna Lissa Chusuey...
Fatima Rabago • Light & Love
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - July 6, 2014 - 12:00am
Her ability to pose is just one facet of her life. When Fatima Rabago isn’t in front of the camera, she is a makeup artist. Outside the industry, she is a homemaker and mother to her young family (partner Hideo...
Style spy
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - May 30, 2014 - 12:00am
This summer I realized I could no longer tell if people in the mall were going to an event or just fashionably enjoying the air conditioning. I have seen similar outfits and owners dominate my social-media feeds...
Now drink your lunch — and be beautiful
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - May 22, 2014 - 12:00am
People today are more food-centric. One example of this phenomenon is consumers switching to organic produce, even juicing them as meal supplements or replacements.
Nomama Artisanal Ramen: ‘You may have come for the food, but in the end, you stay for Him’
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - December 19, 2013 - 12:00am
It wasn’t that long ago when ramen only meant instant noodles — cheap, fast and available even in your local sari-sari store.
MAARTE 2013: Oh, for art’s sake!
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - August 22, 2013 - 12:00am
Maarte, “full of art” in Filipino, is a good approximation of our people. The word evokes the indescribable talent and style that define our everyday lives. The term can also be used to describe someone...
Brushing up on hair fall
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - July 3, 2013 - 12:00am
There was a time I would go into a salon and two people had to blow dry my hair because it was so thick. That was before I hit 20 and my hair started to fall out. Then came the knots of hair clogging the bath drain,...
Model behavior • Valerie Weigmann
by Monica Araneta Tiosejo - June 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Many remember German-Filipina Valerie Weigmann as the “Dazzling Doll” housemate in ABS-CBN’s Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition Plus! Crossing over from reality TV to modeling, acting and running her...
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