Behold the Mystical Island of Siquijor

Siquijor is a province that used to pop up in conversations only when there’s talk about witchcraft, evil spirits, and aswang (evil mythical creatures). Now that times are changing, and modern society doesn’t often believe in superstitions and myths anymore, this small island province in the Visayas is starting to gain popularity in social media….

Ber Months

Why does Filipinos Start Celebrating Christmas in September? Right before September 1st hit our calendars a few weeks ago, you can already see a lot of Filipinos on social media platforms posting memes, teasing about the arrival of Christmas, using pictures of our national Christmas icon. Is it Santa Clause? Of course, not! It’s none…

All You Need To Know About Filipino Pancit

Today let’s talk about one of the best food the Filipino cuisine can offer: PANCIT. We do not deny the fact that this dish originated from China. It’s known part of our history that even before the Spaniards colonized the Philippines, Chinese traders have already been doing business with us. An article from Pepper.ph says…

Did You Know That Filipinos Used to Celebrate Fourth of July?

Philippine Independence Day used to be celebrated on 4th of July We all know that the reason fireworks light up the sky every 4th of July is to celebrate the independence of America. Without that significant event, we probably live a different life right now, or we might not even be living here at all….

Different Kinds of Rice

If you grew up in a Filipino family, you’ll know that no meal is complete without rice. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, or dinner, we love eating rice with our favorite dishes. The thing is, there are many kinds of rice, and if you have no idea which one to choose, then this article is for…

World Famous Filipinos to Admire

World Famous Filipino Celebrities to Admire We all know that Filipino talent is world-class. Whatever field or industry it is, there’s always someone with roots from the Philippines to make us proud. Here are some of the well-known figures who are not ashamed to flaunt their Filipino heritage: 1. Batista Everyone is getting hyped with…

Product Review: Comparing Our Best-Selling Filipino Snacks

At FilStop, the leading Filipino online grocery in the US, we receive lots of orders every day for chips. Let us introduce you to the crowd favorites and know why everyone can’t get enough of them. Nova Calories: 140 Known for its thin crispy ridges, you can distinctly notice the oats on each chip’s surface. …

Movie Review: Four Sisters and a Wedding

Movie Review: Four Sisters and a Wedding One of the most popular movies among millennials nowadays is the masterpiece by the highly-acclaimed director Cathy Garcia-Molina. Four Sisters and a Wedding is the perfect mixture of drama and comedy that would take you into a roller coaster of emotions. Before I watched it for the first…

Going Healthy with Vegan Filipino Food

Almost two months have already passed since the start of the New Year. Did you put leading a healthier life at the top of your resolutions? If yes, were you able to stick with the positive changes you’ve started, or did you only do it for the first month? Making a conscious choice to eat…

How to Show Love To Your OFW Spouse This Valentine’s

How to Show Love To Your OFW Spouse This Valentine’s If there’s one topic that all Filipinos can talk about for days, it’s love. So much of our culture revolves around our collective idea of love—that a Filipino individual will do anything for the love of their family. It’s the reason why so many of…