Artist Spotlight: Karen Henson Jones – Author & Inspirational Speaker
Oct17

Artist Spotlight: Karen Henson Jones – Author & Inspirational Speaker

Author & Inspirational Speaker: Karen Henson Jones Photographer: Jay Buen Make up: Tina Henson-Ngkaion   Filipino-American Karen Henson Jones was on the conventional corporate path to success when her life was rocked by a cardiac event, at the age of 30.  Encountering a near-death experience and being touched by a miracle, she has since endeavored to share the spiritual lessons she has learned on her journey to recovery and...

Read More
Angas Pinas: Nikki Muller
Jun04

Angas Pinas: Nikki Muller

Nikki Muller: When opportunity knocks twice Excel V. Dyquiangco     Nikki Muller would never have thought of television as an option if not for a serendipitous encounter outside her high school gates in the year 2000. The host and presenter based in Singapore recalls an MTV film crew waiting to interview students about the upcoming movie ‘Men in Black.’ “When the producer approached me to ask my friends and I some questions,...

Read More
Baste Duterte: Through My Eyes
May31

Baste Duterte: Through My Eyes

 By Dr. Rex Venard Bacarra     “Baste, I’d write about you.” I told him.  “Ay, ayaw lang Dom.” He replied in his dialect.  I pleaded, “Please? Nothing political”.   He insisted, “Ayaw lagi.” “Just how I see you from my eyes since your high school days. The way I have known you.”  “Ayaw”  I replied with exasperation, “Okaaay.”  “Hahaha,” he laughed.   Thus, this piece, borne out of that exchange, shaped my desire for...

Read More
Angas Pinas: Cook Book Author Betty Ann Quirino
May17

Angas Pinas: Cook Book Author Betty Ann Quirino

Angas Pinas: Cook Book Author Betty Ann Quirino By Excel V. Dyquiangco She has been cooking since she was tall enough to reach the kitchen counter. Betty Ann Quirino who grew up in Tarlac, an agricultural province in Central Luzon, remembers how her culinary journey started when she witnessed her mother cooking from the produce harvested in their backyard. “Cooking was a way of life for the women in our family,” she says. “We learned...

Read More
ANGAS PINAS: The Executive Chef – Jordan Andino
Mar02

ANGAS PINAS: The Executive Chef – Jordan Andino

JORDAN ANDINO: THE EXECUTIVE CHEF By Excel V. Dyquiangco While most kids grow up wanting to be a doctor, a lawyer, or even an astronaut or a pilot, his path was already laid out for him long before he knew what a professional career was. Because his dad was a renowned chef in Toronto, Canada and he often visited him during his school breaks, his vocation was already chosen for him. “At such a young age, I was already immersed into the...

Read More
Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Bong Guerrero – Trailblazer
Feb23

Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Bong Guerrero – Trailblazer

Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Bong Guerrero, Trailblazer   BONG GUERRERO Founder and CEO – Fashion Forward (FFWD); Managing Partner at Brag Events As Founder and CEO of Fashion Forward (FFWD) – Dubai’s most prestigious fashion industry event, and Managing Partner at Brag Events, the Alpha male of the Dubai style scene, Bong Guerrero has not only carved a name for himself as an entrepreneur: he has transformed...

Read More

Taas Noo, Filipino! Subscribe for even more Pinoy good stuff!

Join our mailing list to receive updates on Pinoy life from around the world.

Thank you for signing up!

Loading...