• The Best French Cheese & Wine Combined

    Ratafia de la champagne, an unusual liqueur, and Epoisses de Bourgogne – the king of all French cheeses

    Reims, France – On a recent trip to Reims in the Champagne district of France, I tasted the local Vin de liqueur for the first time. It was a sweet, but not cloyingly sweet, a mouthful of the essence of a sunny afternoon in the French countryside. As I swallowed, I imagined the liqueur served with the strong local cheese, epoisses, and a good crusty Parisian baguette. In other words, it made me think of perfection.

    Vineyard landscape, Montagne de Reims,
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  • #WalangPasok: Class Suspensions For November 13, 2020, Friday

    #WalangPasok: Updated List of Work and Class cancellations for November 13, 2020 (Friday)

    Manila, Philippines – Several Local Government Units and Schools in the Philippines have suspended classes and government work on Friday, November 13, 2020, due to inclement weather brought about by Typhoon Ulysses (Vamco).

    #WalangPasok Announcements Class suspensions for November 2020

    Walang Pasok Updates: Nobyembre 13, Biyernes

    (As of 3:01am, Nov 11, 2020) Here’s an updated list of towns, cities, and schools that canceled classes/work on Friday:

    Metro Manila

    • No classes in all levels, public and private
    • Mandaluyong City – all levels, public and private
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