The future of our world is in good hands. Proof? This Filipino dance group, according to Jennifer Lopez. [...] Source: 'You are going to change the world': J.Lo tells Pinoy teen group after 'World of Dance' audition
Take a walk through the gallery's halls from the comfort of your own home. [...] Source: Florence’s Famed Uffizi Gallery Lets You Take Virtual Tour of the Museum
Every Pinoy knows this vegetable as mulunggay or murunggay, which is usually added to our mongo beans or tinola soup.Moringa oleifera is a plant, which is often called the drumstick tree, the miracle tree, the ben oil tree, or the horseradish tree.Moringa has been used for centuries due to its medicinal properties and health benefits and has antifungal, antiviral, antidepressant, [...]
Gratitude is a funny thing. In some parts of the world, somebody who gets a clean drink of water, some food, or a worn out pair of shoes can be extremely grateful. Meanwhile, somebody else who has all the necessities they need to live can be found complaining about something. What we have today is [...]
What? Source: KaSnack attack! What if one manapua and one sushi had one baby?
What is the best charm for 2019 Pig year? A TIGER charm! You want the full body charm, not just a Tiger head. But no Tiger charm if you were born in Monkey year because Monkey is opposite TigerR… Source: PIG YEAR CHARM
In Tagalog, we know this delicacy as Puto, a type of Chinese dim sum rice cake that is steamed. Most of us know it because we always get it in Chinatown for special occasions, like Noche Buena. Or, as a yummy accompaniment to dinuguan. White sugar rice cake (白糖糕 bai tang gao) is a traditional Chinese pastry made from [...]
Take a cue from our indigenous culture ... From slowing the decline in fatal brain disease, to generating a sense of oneness with the universe, drumming's physical and spiritual health benefits may be as old as time itself. [...] Source: 6 Ways Drumming Heals Body, Mind and Soul
The bipartisan 2018 Congressional Farm Bill is now law, and includes a provision that effectively legalizes hemp in the U.S. [...] Source: Farm Bill Quietly Ends the Ban on Hemp in the U.S.
A Filipino street food operator became a winner in a reality show on up-and-coming food businesses. Images by BBQ Dreamz via Instagram account BBC Two’s “My Million Pound Menu” show hailed Filipino […] Source: Pinoy street food stall in London bags P24-M investment in reality show
Our time together was cut short, but I treasure everything she taught me from her country’s culture. [...] Source: How My Filipina Mother Defined Beauty for Her Asian-American Daughter
America Is in the Heart, a must read in many classrooms, will be republished by Penguin Classics 73 years after its debut, reports CNN. Written by Carlos Bulosan, the book […] Source: Asian American Classic to be Rereleased
"Perfection is “lean” and “taut” and “hard” — like a boy athlete of twenty, a girl gymnast of twelve. What kind of body is that for a man of fifty or a woman of any age? “Perfect”? What’s perfect? A black cat on a white cushion, a white cat on a black one . . [...]
A study, published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, shows that tamarind can remove risky deposits of fluorides from your bones. The study investigates the potential abilities of tamarind in reducing the elevated levels of fluorides and increasing their excretion through urine. [...] Read the article: https://tophealthjournal.com/3588/tamarind-removes-fluoride-deposits-from-bones-research-says/
Reflect on what you "know" about the culture and people indigenous to where you live and who you learned it from. Spend some time today broadening your "understanding" with information from the voices of the place and people themselves.