Owning the Filipino language

Filipino is our national language, our wikang pambansa that has gone through bitter regional disputes and political framing. But like many languages in the world, it is continuously evolving that somehow our...

Lay waste—not: The price of wanderlust

In May of this year, the news broke out that 12 mountaineers illegally hiked Mt. Apo despite Mt. Apo being closed off indefinitely for rehabilitation. Considered the highest peak in the Philippines, Mt. Apo...

How to eat sushi, the right way

Sushi may be eaten using chopsticks or your hand, depending on the sushi type, but listed below are some of the basic etiquette in the artful way of eating sushi: 1. Be polite. Greet and ask the itamae...

Learn to make a mean veggie burger

The number of people looking for healthy food has surged, regardless of whether they eat out or cook in homes. With this, the popularity of veggie burgers has also risen and the dilemma of crumbling vegetable...