Ruth Sindico
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BOOK REVIEW: Reality flirts with fiction in Karl Ove Knausgaard’s 'My Struggle'
by Ruth Sindico - March 13, 2015 - 11:39am
When authors such as Jonathan Lethem (The Fortress of Solitude), Zadie Smith (White Teeth), and Jeffrey Eugenides (Middlesex), among others, rave about a book, especially one by an author...
Ducasse Education's Chef Jerome on making it in the culinary world
by Ruth Sindico - March 5, 2013 - 11:00am
Excellence in practice. That’s what Ducasse Education's Chef Jerome Lacressonnière would like those who are embarking on a career in the culinary world to remember.  
What drives Francis Kong to inspire others
by Ruth Sindico - March 3, 2013 - 10:30am
What Francis Kong has taken on is no easy task: inspire Filipinos to "level up" and have the boldness and confidence to compete globally.
'The Garden' grows in the City
by Ruth Sindico - February 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
One of the "perks" of working in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) is the relatively more serene sight  that greets you the minute you step off your office building.
On a high: The 18th Phl Int'l Hot Air Balloon Fiesta
by Ruth Sindico - February 25, 2013 - 12:40pm
If the annual Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta's aim is to encourage interest in flying, it had successfully done so. That is if we were to base the spectator turnout to the event during the week...
'NO' for a healthy heart
by Ruth Sindico - February 18, 2013 - 10:00am
Valentine's Day may be over, but that doesn't mean that we should stop paying attention to our heart.
'Fishing' at Modern Shanghai
by Ruth Sindico - February 13, 2013 - 5:00pm
Those looking for non-meat options when dining out should check out the new Modern Shanghai at the northern veranda of the SM Mall of Asia.
Mt. Pulag: A journey to the clouds
by Ruth Sindico - January 21, 2013 - 5:02pm
At 2,922 meters above sea level, reaching Mt. Pulag's peak is like reaching the heavens. 
'Popping the question is more fun in the Philippines'
by Ruth Sindico - January 18, 2013 - 11:40am
The weather's still a bit chilly in Metro Manila, but we're sure the Department of Tourism's (DOT) latest television commercial (TVC) will make you feel all warm inside
Study: People better at remembering Facebook posts than book sentences, faces
by Ruth Sindico - January 16, 2013 - 4:30pm
People can remember Facebook posts better than sentences from books and people's faces, according to a study conducted by the United Kingdom's University of Warwick published in the journal, Memory and Cognitio...
Phl among New York Times' 'places to go in 2013'
by Ruth Sindico - January 13, 2013 - 11:03am
The Philippines made it again to the list of must-visit places in the world, this time ranking #17 in The New York Times' list as one of the "46 places to go in 2013."
Watami brings modern Japanese cuisine to Glorietta
by Ruth Sindico - January 11, 2013 - 3:57pm
Watami is the latest Japanese restaurant to open in Metro Manila.
Oslob butanding featured in fashion shoot with int'l models
by Ruth Sindico - January 10, 2013 - 9:32am
The whale sharks (butanding) of Oslob, Cebu are featured in an underwater fashion shoot with international models.
'Simply Healthy' campaign launched
by Ruth Sindico - January 9, 2013 - 5:01pm
Nutrition, women's health and environmental awareness  are three key issues that Philips Electronics and Lighting, Inc. (PELI) seeks to educate low-income families about through its "Simply Healthy" campai...
Fiestas make it even more fun in the Philippines
by Ruth Sindico - January 3, 2013 - 4:30pm
The past year has been a great one for Philippine tourism, with many of the country's destinations topping international travelers' lists.
Ways to stave off the stress and enjoy the Holidays
by Ruth Sindico - December 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
How does one stave off the stress and truly enjoy the season with family and friends?
Tips in handling the madding Christmas shopping rush
by Ruth Sindico - December 17, 2012 - 9:30am
Here are some tips for those who have yet to do their shopping with eight more days to go until Christmas.
New Bistro premiere card offers more dining perks, freebies
by Ruth Sindico - December 13, 2012 - 4:22pm
The Bistro Group on Thursday launched its latest privilege card, which offers more perks and freebies to 50 of its restaurants around the country.
Google Doodle celebrates 1st woman computer programmer
by Ruth Sindico - December 10, 2012 - 10:00am
If you don't know who Ada Lovelace is, well, you're probably not the only one. You should probably remember, though, that she is considered the world's first computer programmer.  
Buen apetito: lengua and paella recipes from Alba's
by Ruth Sindico - December 10, 2012 - 9:30am
Tapas, callos, bacalao--there is no question that Spanish cuisine has found its place in many Filipino tables, especially during times of celebration like Christmas.
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