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  • LOOK: Surprise 30th Birthday Party for Blooming Preggo Nikki Gil

    Plus, Nikka Garcia may have revealed the gender of their third baby, Nadine Samonte's daughter Heather Sloane turns 1, and more!
    by Rachel Perez .
  • A surprise 30th birthday party for blooming preggo Nikki Gil 

    The singer-actress capped off her birthday week on Sunday with a surprise party organized for her by her husband, BJ Albert. "This one spoils me silly," Nikki captioned an album she posted on Instagram. The mom to be, who wore a floral off-shoulder maxi dress, turned 30 on August 23.

    BJ was able to pull off the surprise with the help of their friends, and Nikki quipped that she hoped BJ "was an easy client." Among her friends present were Patty Laurel-Filart, Iza Calzado, Shaina Magdayao, and Samantha Godinez-Valenciano. Happy birthday!

    Are Patrick and Nikka Garcia expecting another baby girl?

    When Nikka posed with her Baby Bump Squad a few weeks ago, she held a yellow balloon in one of the photos, which symbolized that the sex of the baby she was carrying was still unknown. Neither Nikka nor Patrick has made any mention of their third child's gender, but one Instagram post could hold a clue. "The glow may not be visible all the time but felt deep inside!" Nikka captioned her beautiful pregnant portrait, along with the hashtag #tresmariasgarcias, which could indicate that Chelsea and Patrice may be ate to another baby girl soon. Nikka is due to give birth to her rainbow baby in about four months.


    Nadine Samonte's daughter Heather Sloane turns 1!

    "Thank you Father God for the gift of life. Thank you for blessing us a wonderful child," the actress wrote as caption for one of the photos from her daughter Heather Sloane's dedication and first birthday party.

    The event styling was by One Sweet Day; the giant cake was by Honeyglazed Cakes; favors were made by BottledUp PH, PS Personalized Sweets and hair bows were by little Miss Caylee; arts and crafts bracelets were by Ashna Star Designs, and R-Freezy ice cream also had a booth. It was as grand as to be expected for Nadine and husband Richard Chua's unica hija. 

    "You are an amazing gift from our Lord. Thank you for bringing so much happiness, so much love, and sweetness, you are everything to us. I love you so much my Heather. Mama will always be here for you. We will be best friends forever," read Nadine's birthday message to her daughter, which she posted on Instagram. Happy birthday! (

    LOOK: Scarlet Snow teaches Seve how to play the piano


    Before taking off to Paris for her parents' wedding, Scarlet Snow met fellow celebrity baby Severiano Elliot, Toni and Paul Soriano's son. Though Seve is a little over two years younger than Scarlet, the two kids had fun playing the piano and riding toy cars. "Meet my piano student, baby boy @severianoelliott! He's so adorable. I especially love his hair - it's old fashion cute!" read the caption for their photo posted on Scarlet Snow's Instagram account. "Today I met ate Scarlet. She's so nice and pretty! She taught me how to play the piano," read the caption of a photo posted on Seve's Instagram. So cute! (

    Paulo Avelino confident that son Aki knows he is his dad
    When asked about the Kapamilya actor's absence at his son Aki's 7th birthday, the actor said he was not invited. His ex LJ Reyes's current boyfriend Paolo Contis was present, though, and was vocal about his relationship with the boy. Reacting to this news, Paulo told that he's not jealous of Paolo and Aki's relationship. "Kumbaga, may mga oras din naman para makasama ko yung anak ko," he said. Both Paolo and LJ already emphasized in previous interviews that Paolo is not there to replace Paulo as Aki's dad. "Alam naman ng bata na ako yung tatay niya... At the end of the day, gusto ko masaya yung bata," Paulo added.  (

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