Category Archives: Advocacy

Stronger Together!

“If your definition of feminism is not intersectional, it’s not feminism.” Ctto

Selling unused stuff for a good cause

Some friends are selling different items on Facebook as part of their commitment to help survivors of typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) this Christmas. There are those who sell baked goodies, some are selling second-hand and unused stuff. Some request friends to donate books for children, or join a concert to raise funds. It’s heartwarming to see…

Multipurpose net

This is not your ordinary net as it is the byproduct of coconut husks which are sun-dried, and placed in a decorticating machine to separate the fiber. Twines are weaved in the loom to create nets. Finished coco nets are used for slope protection and control soil erosion. Fiber can also be used as mattress…

National Flag Day

It’s National Flag Day today. The days of the 28th of May (National Flag Day) and the 12th of June (Independence Day) are designated as flag days, during which all offices, agencies and instrumentalities of government, business establishments, institutions of learning and private homes are enjoined to display the flag. But in recent years, the…

Sad truth about sharks

Sadly, the number of sharks and their species are dwindling because  of this… Ever wonder how many sharks are killed each year just so people can enjoy the delicacies derived from shark’s fin? Image credit: My son took these photographs from their recent field trip to Ocean Adventure.

Animal shelter

Animals need protection and shelter, too. I took this from a recent visit in Las Pinas with fellow bloggers . Sadly, I wasn’t able to see the actual shelter.