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These 10 food tray delivery services can help you survive the Holiday rush

Dec 16, 2019 - 6:00 PM

'Tis the season for holiday potluck parties, broken diets, and a whole lotta food!

Tech-savvy PH startups honored at #BeTheBoss 2016

Sep 11, 2016 - 6:54 AM

The Sexy Chef Sky Eye Inc Holy Carabao and Pedro Brewcrafters emerged as winners after getting top marks from the panel of judges and most votes from the public

THE FUTURE OF PH ENTREPRENEURS IS BRIGHT. #BeTheBoss winners flanked by the panel of judges and PLDT Smart executives

Cooking hangout with 'The Sexy Chef'

Jun 09, 2014 - 4:11 PM

Watch Rachel and Barni Alejandro do a kitchen demo of healthy recipes from their cookbook The Sexy Chef

Innovation, reinvention: How we built 'The Sexy Chef'

Mar 30, 2014 - 5:26 PM

Performer and entrepreneur Rachel Alejandro on the process of lovingly creating her and her family s endeavor The Sexy Chef

Delivered diets: Weight loss tool, wellness alternative

Jan 11, 2014 - 1:38 PM

Paying for someone to prepare healthy food for your diet can be convenient But is it worth it?

PACKAGED HEALTH. Eat it at home or take it to go.

Rachel and Barni Alejandro: Spreading the gospel of healthy eating

Dec 07, 2013 - 10:26 AM

Tis the season to eat drink and be merry With a little help from the Alejandro sisters’ cookbook guilt free indulgence might just be around the corner

SISTER ACT. From a mom-and-pop experiment of sorts to a full-service caterer of healthy food and weight loss programs, sisters Rachel and Barni are sharing their love for Photo by Marga Deona.

Rachel Alejandro cooks up a dream

Nov 29, 2013 - 5:58 PM

Rachel Alejandro dreamed of eating her way into a sexy body – and it wasn t impossible at all Now she has a book to show for it

COOKING HEALTHY. Rachel with Chef sister Barni. Photo by Vincent Felix

Eat, dive, love: 4 days in Bali

Aug 15, 2013 - 11:13 AM

Count me in as one of thousands of people from all over the world inspired by Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love

MUCH-NEEDED GETAWAY. Inspired by Elizabeth Gilbert's 'Eat Pray Love,' Rachel and husband Carlos Santamaria go on a 4-day trip to Ubud. All photos courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Post-pregnancy weight: Baby bulge, be gone!

Aug 09, 2013 - 12:36 PM

The Sexy Chef shares tips and a recipe for slimming down after pregnancy

SEXY MOM, SEXY CHEF. The author and her baby Arya today. All images courtesy of Barni Alejandro-Rennebeck

'Rock of Ages' opens again in Manila

Jul 18, 2013 - 9:59 PM

The Musical Rock of Ages opens again in Manila to brisk ticket sales and rave audience reviews

END OF ACT 1. The whole 'Rock Of Ages' cast on stage. Photo courtesy of Atlantis Productions

Why you shouldn’t miss 'Rock of Ages'

Jul 16, 2013 - 12:30 PM

Cast member Rachel Alejandro lists reasons why you shouldn t miss Rock of Ages this time around

SEXY CLUB OWNER. Rachel in her costume as Justice Charlier, owner of the strip bar Venus Club. Image courtesy of Raymund Isaac

To be or not to be a mom

May 12, 2013 - 12:48 PM

I can’t help but ask myself whether I should be rethinking my stand on being a mother or in my case not being one

THREE GENERATIONS OF MOMS. (From left) Rachel's sister Barni, mom Myrna, and birthday celebrant Lola Nena at her 80th birthday party. All photos courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

#FoodieFriday: Recipes for romance

Feb 01, 2013 - 6:41 PM

Planning your menu for that Valentine date or any date for that matter ? Here are delicious dish ideas

SWEET INDULGENCE. Treat your taste buds to this French-Filipino fusion dessert after your main course. Photo by Rachel Alejandro

#FoodieFriday: Easy healthy recipes for 2013

Jan 18, 2013 - 6:20 PM

After the holiday binge it s time to get in shape for summer Here s how to do it the yummy way

Tinapa and Talbos ng Kamote Rice

Rachel Alejandro: Fear Less in 2013

Dec 11, 2012 - 9:42 AM

What happens when we let our fear get the best of us? Rachel Alejandro tells us her story

FEAR-LESS TEACHER. Taken during their New Year '11 trip, this photo shows Rachel forcing a smile as husband Carlos Santamaria is about to fearlessly bungee jump off the Macau Tower. Photo courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Live your best life

Nov 05, 2012 - 5:22 PM

The choice to do more of what you love is completely yours

BEACH LOVERS. Piolo Pascual (2nd from left), my husband Carlos (3rd from left) and myself with other guests who attended our friends Junji and Anais Arias' Boracay nuptials. Photo courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Lose weight with lemons

Aug 27, 2012 - 7:32 PM

We ve taken Beyonce s weight loss secret but made it healthier and sustainable

START YOUR DAY HEALTHY by drinking lemon water. All photos courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Confessions of a foodaholic

Aug 14, 2012 - 5:13 PM

Are you addicted to food? Don t worry you are not alone

A PLEASINGLY CHUBBY RACHEL on vacation in New Orleans in 1996

The diet of the stars

Aug 10, 2012 - 9:49 AM

Gourmands and celebrities came together for an afternoon of talk cleansing and healthy food — courtesy of 3 sexy chefs

RACHEL ALEJANDRO, MOM MYRNA Demauro and sister, chef Barni Alejandro-Rennebeck, happy and glowing at their event. All photos by Girlie Rodis

It's okay to love carbs

Jul 20, 2012 - 4:36 PM

Carbs are good for us Don t believe it? Read on

HEALTHY PASTA PRIMAVERA. Photo courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Eat what you love

Jun 27, 2012 - 6:33 AM

Going healthy does not mean we have to sacrifice our favorite food

DO-IT-YOURSELF. Homemade healthy nacho chips. Photo from Rachel Alejandro

[Father's Day] Lessons from dad

Jun 17, 2012 - 12:44 PM

The singer shares with us all things she learned from her dad singer Hajji Alejandro

TWO SINGERS, ONE DADDYWAPS. Rachel Alejandro with father, Hajji. Catch them tonight at Venice Piazza McKinley Hill. Photo from Rachel Alejandro

[Wellness] Eat well, start a family

Jun 04, 2012 - 8:06 PM

Just because you’re pregnant doesn’t mean that you can eat everything in sight

GOOD NUTRITION, GOOD CHANCES of pregnancy. 35-year-old Chef Barni is living testament that pregnancy need not be a problem for women her age, so long as they eat healthy. Photo courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Goodbye, New York. Hello again, Manila!

May 12, 2012 - 5:45 PM

Rachel Alejandro blogs in RAPPLER about returning to Manila