Archive for March, 2012

Featured Products for Easter 2012

It’s Easter time once again and we have to celebrate Christ’s resurrection.  To help you in picking the best Easter presents for your loved ones, check out’s gift suggestions below.  You might also want to check our Easter Page for more products.

With Eyes Fixed On Jesus from Jesuit Communication

A collection of short reflections by Fr. John Chambers, SJ, a Jesuit who has spent much of his life in the Philippines. Based on the Gospels for the Sundays and Holy days of the year, these brief but powerful reflections give lay people something to ponder on before or after hearing Mass.


Flowers and Fruits Basket by Blooms and Foliage Inspirations Co.

A classic combination of fruits and flowers that can be given on any occasion.

Deinar, Inc. Mother and Child

Mother and child miniature icon. Mounted on wood with stand.

Gumbo Gift Certificate

Cajuns and Creoles galore! Get that genuine taste of New Orleans cuisine and lifestyle only at Gumbo Restaurant! Send as a gift or buy for yourself a Gumbo Gift Certificate and enjoy an unforgettably pleasurable dining experience. Gumbo Gift Certificates in denominations of PHP500’s are accepted in the following Gumbo branches:
SM Mall of Asia
SM The Block
Midtown Wing, Robinson’s Place,Manila

 God’s Special Gifts To Me by Creative Kids Gifts and Books

For ages 4 – 11. This wonderful book explains God’s love to children with easy to understand text. The story covers all five senses as well as wisdom, forgiveness and prayer.

Lamingtons by Bizu Patisserie

Pretty colored gems made from soft butter sponge infuses with flavor and rolled in dessicated coconut. A favorite bakery treat in Australia. Each box contains 27 pieces.

Vespers I by Jesuit Communication

Religious Filipino songs done through the stirring and soulful tune  of the flute and guitar. The first two in the series feature Ray Sison on the flute and Lionel Valdellon on the guitar.

Let’s Hunt Those Easter Eggs

Easter eggs are special decorated eggs given to celebrate Easter.  It was said that eggs symbolizes the start of a new life.  A new life springs when a chick hatches out of an egg.  As with Christianity, the egg is seen as a symbol of Christ’s resurrection.

Therefore, we’ve gathered some events where you and your family can hunt those Easter eggs and have some fun!  Check out the details below:

1.  Easter Lunch Egg Hunt

Peninsula Garden at Clearwater Resort and Country Club, Clark, Pampanga
10:30am – 1pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Prices:  P550/Adult and P150/Child below 12
Souvenir for all children, Al Fresco Lunch at Frolic Garden
For inquiries, call (045)599-5949 0917-520-4403 0922-870-5177 and ask for Joanne or Jeremy or Marilou.

 2.  Easter Egg Hunt Kiddie Adventure

Subic Bay Yacht Club, Recreation Area
9am – 11am, April 8, 2012
Ticket Prices: P350/kid (inclusive of kiddie meal and loot bag) and P50/ adult (entrance and raffle only)
Magicians, mascots, kiddie games
Check out this link for more info:

3. The Easter Bunny Trail Egg Hunt and Painting Contest

Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park, Cavite Hall
9am, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: Php 200/child (inclusive of loot bag and light snack)
Check out this link for more info:

4.  Easter Wonderland – Adventure in Kid City

Eastwood City Walk, Libis, Quezon City
3pm-8pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: Php550.00 (loot bags, access to 50 booths, activities and attractions)
Check out this link for more info:

5.  Fun Ranch Eggciting Easter Weekend

Frontera Verde, Ortigas Avenue corner C-5, Pasig City and Alabang
3pm-6pm (Ortigas) and 2pm-5pm (Alabang), April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P250 for adults and P500 for the children two to 10 years old (inclusive of snacks, loot bags, games, etc.)
For more information, visit or Fun Ranch’s Facebook page,

6. Easter Wonderland at Edsa Shangrila

1 Garden Way, Ortigas Centre, Mandaluyong City
11am-3pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P1,350 (inclusive of service charge and taxes)
Activities: Face painting, egg-shaped cookie decorating, Easter egg hunt, arts and crafts, egg relay, special performances, games, etc.
For more information, visit Edsa Shangri-La’s Facebook page.

7. Easter Eggcitement at Marriott Hotel Manila

No. 10 Newport Boulevard, Newport City Complex, 1309 Pasay City
2pm-4pm, April 4, 2012Address:
Ticket Price: P500 nett (inclusive of activities, souvenirs, loot bag, etc.)
Activities: Egg hunting, egg painting, magic show, face painting, etc.
For more information, visit Marriott Hotel Manila’s Facebook page.

8.  Easter Eggstravaganza at The Orchard 

The Orchard Golf & Country Club Aguinaldo Highway, Dasmarinas City, Cavite
3pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P150 for members and P200 for non-members
For more information, visit

Happy Easter!

Online Lenten Retreat: An Ignatian Prayer Adventure

If you are not able to go to the church and join the liturgies and masses during the Holy Week and Easter, you might want to consider going online? has found an online Lent and Easter retreat that can help you do some reflection during the Lenten Season.  Checkout Loyola Press’ Ignatian Prayer Adventure.  What’s good about this site is you can allot a time for the Lord anytime and anywhere you are because you can read it using your computer, laptop, mobile phone or tablet.

An Ignatian Prayer Adventure

Have a blessed Lenten season!