Overnight Adventure to Sultan Kudarat

Had the opportunity to be invited to a youth leadership conference in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat. To the many, Sultan Kudarat is known to be part of the province of Maguindanao that’s always on the news.  And by that, I mean most of the stories of army encounters with rebels usually occur in an area in…

Rainbow’s End

At the end of the rainbow waits a pot of gold; but rainbows are made of faint and fragile gossamer—and gold weighed a ton—and since the world began, gold was the reason to do most anything. Gold is the treasure we are always looking for; it is our utmost desire, and it could mean money,…

10 Things Ilonggos Experience When Working in Manila for the First Time

Let’s face it.  Moving to Metro Manila to find work is probably one of the many big decisions probinsyanos nation wide make.  Whether for personal growth, financial opportunity, or a family move, it’s a decision that brings with it all whole lot of fun, tears and stories of struggle. But of course, this being Hungry…

CrossFit in a Nutshell

CrossFit at it’s core is all about constantly varied, functional movements performed at high intensity.

Personal Odysseys

“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.” -Arthur C. Clarke Arthur C. Clarke the author of the Famous 1968 book Space Odyssey (later on turned into film in 2001), summarizes the infinite possibility of human growth in his quote. Growth as a person comes…

The Hungry Ilonggo Origin

About an hour by airplane from the capital Manila and by 4 hours drive from the world renowned Boracay Island, lies the City of Love, Iloilo City. Home to the Ilonggo people.