1 Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera’s unicja hija, Maria Letizia aka Baby Zia, is now the cover girl of YES! Magazine’s May issue. Her proud parents shared super exclusive photos of Baby Zia and opened up about how different life has been ever since their tiny tot came into their lives. Awww! (PEP.ph)
2 Anne Curtis beat the Manila traffic by riding the MRT on April 20, Wednesday. The host, who dressed down in a black lace-up top and jeans, took a snap with some pretty lucky commuters on the way to her Makati home. “Beating the traffic. Sabi nila swerte daw ako kasi hindi pa daw masyado siksikan. Ang bilis! Lapit na ako sa bahay!” she wrote on her Instagram page.
3 Facebook just opened its very first office here in the Philippines! The social networking giant’s Asia Pacific VP, Dan Neary, announced the AWESOME news on (where else) his Facebook page. “Over 49M Filipinos access Facebook every month to connect with their friends and loved ones—this is over 91% of the internet population. The Philippines is a highly engaged mobile-first nation filled with people who are creative, entrepreneurial and have a strong sense of community,” he wrote.
4 McDonald’s will be celebrating the first-ever Chicken McDo Day on April 22, Friday! A one-piece Chicken Mcdo + Rice will be given for FREE to any customer named “Joy.” YUP, that’s right. So if your name is Joy or close to it— like “Joi,” “Joyce,” “Joice,” “Joyann,” “Ligaya,” or “Happy”—just head on to a McDonald’s branch in any of the key cities in the metro from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Yums!
5 It’s Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday! As part of Her Majesty’s celebration, Buckingham Palace released official photos of her and her family. Here’s one with the super adorbs Prince George who’s all smiles with his great grandma the Queen, grandfather Prince Charles, and daddy Prince William. SO CUTE.