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9 Free #Homegrown Activities that Celebrate Your Life and Style

Mark your calendars and make Homepossible happen this October


It’s quite a feat to purchase your own space and another to complete it with pieces you’ve handpicked and details you love. However, like any other endeavor, we can use a little inspiration to help us get started. No need to worry as Avida Land and Summit Media have got you covered with the Homepossible: Homegrown event happening on October 8 (Saturday) and October 9 (Sunday) at the Glorietta Activity Center from 10am to 5pm.

Six of Summit Media’s brands will have special booths and you get to participate in fun workshops, too. Aside from the FREE admission, here are nine more things you can avail free of charge:

1. Participate in home and lifestyle-related workshops from guest speakers.

From cooking and entrepreneurship to upcycling and home entertaining, you’ll surely go home armed with ideas on how you can live your life to the fullest.

2. Speak with Avida representatives about your home needs.

Planning to invest in a condo unit? Where’s the best location to start a home? Consult with the experts to find the perfect property that fits your budget.

3. Get a chance to win raffle prizes and giveaways.

There will be tons of exciting prizes and must-haves up for grabs so make sure you stay within the vicinity and make the most of the two-day affair.

In photo: Designer's perspective for the Real Living House.

4. Visit the Real Living House.

Step inside RL’s one-of-a-kind booth that looks like an actual house! Craft MNL will be hosting the following DIY activities: Fabric Stamping and Crafting Wire Photo Frame Holders (Saturday), and Embroidery Hoop Organizer Making and Painting Cork Coasters (Sunday).

You’ll surely feel motivated inside this special house designed by interior designer Nikki Audine and completed with pieces from Match Contract Furniture.

5. Learn how to create your own Yummy video.

Love those delicious and captivating clips you regularly see on your feed? Be inspired to create your own video in the comforts of your own kitchen and swap recipes with friends, too!

6. Have an all-day bonding session with your kids.

Since we want Homepossible to be a family affair, bring the little ones and let them enjoy play time over at’s homey booth.

7. Showcase your #OOTD with Cosmo.

Drop by the Cosmo booth and get ready with your OOTD! There will be fun giveaways as well.

8. Visit the home office.

Do you love succulents and other indoor plants? will be hosting a succulent activity that you and your friends can participate in.

9. Discover entertaining and table styling tips with Good Housekeeping.

If you’re the type who loves having friends over or hosting casual get-togethers at home, spend the day with #TeamGH and learn a few planning ideas and styling tips to make parties even more memorable.

Can’t wait for October 8 and 9 to come sooner? Reserve slots today! The first 200 to RSVP will receive an official Homepossible: Homegrown gift bag. RSVP through e-mail at: homepossiblersvp[at] Don’t forget to claim your prize at the event!

For more details about Homepossible: Homegrown, visit the following sites regularly: Real Living, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Smart Parenting, Entrepreneur, and Yummy.

PHOTOS (in order): Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions | Mark Francis Jesalva (2 and 7) | Jun Pinzon | Paolo Feliciano | Alyssa Roxas.

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