February Shout-out

A few more winks and we are on the 3rd month of the year!  Why does time wind up so fast these days? Hi everyone! It’s been a while since I updated this blog.  2019 was a major roller coaster ride, which called for a reboot on some aspects of my life.  (tmi)  Despite of…

2018 Chinese New Year: Welcoming the Year of the Earth Dog

Kiong Hee Huat Tsai!  As not many of you may know, I went to Chinese school from nursery (pre-school) until high school.  If they had a college department, I would probably still be enrolled there.  Basically, I grew up exposed to Chinese traditions/customs; and I would like to share some of my observations on the…

Have you tried cacao juice?

Whenever my schedule permits, I make it a point that I can attend the annual Kakao Konek – a convergence of cacao growers, (cacao) production experts and entrepreneurs organized by the  Cacao Industry Development Association of Mindanao, Inc (CIDAMI). In last year’s conference, I learned and experienced new things – I tasted cacao juice for the…