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…

Sinulog Festival

Sinulog Festival Every 3rd Sunday of January marks one of the grandest festivals in the Philippines. The Sinulog Festival is a religious event a lot of Filipinos look forward to. The Philippines is a Catholic country and this event only proves how devoted Filipinos are.  Sinulog is celebrated by local devotees from the Queen City…

Filipino Comfort Food to Make You Feel Warm this Winter

How do you like waking up on a Saturday morning to see the temperature drop to 37 degrees? Not a lot of people enjoy this season because of the melancholic mood it brings. But still, there’s pleasure in curling up in your soft, fuzzy blanket with a warm cup of hot chocolate on the one…

Last Minute Christmas Shopping Tips

Tips for the Last Minute Christmas Shopper If you still don’t have gifts prepared for your family, then what have you been doing all this time? Just kidding! We’re not here to judge you. In fact, we’re here to help you out! It’s completely understandable why you might’ve lost track of time and forgot to…