• Fun,  Pregnancy

    Styling tips for your next baby shower

    Christine Villarama-Locsin and her sister-in-law Patricia Cheung of Feliz Dish and Details, who took care of Cristalle’s baby shower, say that they love working on events like these. “Baby showers are all about the excitement of the upcoming birth, and celebrating that with loved ones. It’s also a way for them to help you prepare for parenthood,” Villarama-Locsin says. “When I had my own Baby Shower, I learned some tips during the games. I was able to apply them.” They share some more reminders below:    Start with the parents Talk to the parents first if they have any ideas on how they want their baby shower to look like. Know…

  • Fun,  Pregnancy

    A celebration of motherhood with Cristalle Belo-Pitt

    By Fatima G. Parel Cristalle Belo and her Australian husband Justin Pitt will welcome their adorable baby in just a few months. And as they are counting the days until the birth of their son, Manila Bulletin’s Moms & Babies presented an intimate and lighthearted baby shower for the mom-to-be. Her friends all gathered at the grand Manila Hotel for a night of playful fun with baby-inspired games, and a sumptuous dinner to end the night.   Cristalle showed her playful and fun side by singing with her friends, joining the amusing games — with prizes provided by Baby Company — unwrapping gifts from friends, and making sure that everyone…

  • Health,  Parenting

    Going the Extra Smile

    By Allyza Quirante With Belo Medical Group’s long-running campaign “Belo Goes the Extra sMILE,” the company reminds us that beauty is not only skin deep, as they help bring back the confidence in children with cleft lip and palate. Through the Belo Smiles exhibit tour, they aim to raise awareness on the cause, while sharing the inspiring stories of their beneficiaries, with special celebrity guests who have come to show their support for the cause.    The charity started in 2011, and since then, it has helped more than 150 kids with the disability. According to Operation Smile, an international non-profit organization who are partners of the company, approximately 4,500…