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Hapunan Na! - It's Dinner Time!

Well somewhere in the world it’s dinner time, so let’s talk about dinner and the Philippines!
Hopefully you’ll learn a couple new words too :-) (I’ll be adding links to some words you may not know – THANKS WIKIPEDIA!) 565 more words

Lunch With Leila

Working with Weavers

A few months ago, I visited Basey, which was one of the towns affected by Yolanda. It was there that I met the weavers (mostly mothers) who make the famous banig bags of Samar. 263 more words


Photo of the Week: Wonder Weavers of Basey

A month ago, I was in Basey, Samar, where weaving is a primary source of income for a lot of women. In this photograph is a woman cutting pieces of cloth which will serve as lining for a… 117 more words


Philippine Starbucks Card

Brother LOVES his coffee. So for his birthday, I got him a Special Edition Philippine Starbucks Card!

It’s so Filipino!

The design is that of the Philippine Eagle, the country’s national bird, in the colors of the national flag. 28 more words

National Symbols