More Filipino Stories…

I had the privilege of reviewing two books from Sari-Sari Storybooks. I received these from Christina Newhard, the author of these books. It’s refreshing to see stories written in Filipino dialects because we don’t see enough of these in our local bookstores. Living in an area without many Filipinos or any at all, makes it…

Review: Melo the Umang-Boy

As you know, I’m Filipino and I’m always looking for ways to increase my daughter’s knowledge of the Philippines. I had reached out to Sari-Sari Storybooks because I believe in promoting bilingual storybooks for children. Sari-Sari Storybooks aim to share the many Filipino dialects with the world. Melo the Umang-Boy is in the Ivatan language…

Charice

Here’s a link to a really wonderful singer, Charice Pempencgo: http://www.youtube.com/user/charice She’s is super talented, not like a lot of the singers out there who can’t sing nowadays. Check out her channel and also check out her songs on iTunes.