From FB to Murder. Justice for 15 year old Ericka! A lesson to all

Note: This is an off topic from the usual watwatworld blog posts but I feel I must share the story for everyone to learn from. The father of the victim is a close family relative. Ericka: the name of the victim, a family member by association, recently turned 15 last July, an active church youth, grade 8 student of Pines National High School was found dead with 21 stab wounds in Pacdal, Baguio City. Gruesome. We were working last  Monday when Ericka's mother and older sister came to say … [Read more...]

Colorful Panagbenga 2014 Grand Float Festival

It was a great day! Following the successful grand street parade, the float parade featured the different highland flowers carefully decorated on vehicles. People came as early as 4am to secure a good location to watch the float parade. We even saw some foreign tourists climb stone walls just to take a glimpse of the float parade. Help us promote our local festivals by liking our FB page: Watwatworld Documentaries Here are some of the colorful Floats of the Baguio City Panangbenga Flower … [Read more...]

How to promote a bazaar sale using online social media

It was a long shot, but the result was great! We have been joining bazaars and most of the time, the projected gain was not achieved. This prompted me to think on learning how to set up a bazaar and really experience how to promote and sell it to the people. It was December 9 when I decided to push through and set the bazaar date last December 15, 2013, which is 6 days from the day I decided to make my own bazaar. With much pressure, i had to plan every move. First: Since this is an … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Baguio South and Shunt For Life Foundation Sponsors Free Hydrocephalus Operation on Feb 5-7, 2013

Updated post: There were 19 patients who availed of the free operation. It was a good day for all of us. Thank you very much to the sponsors. See photos below. The Rotary Club of Baguio - South will be sponsoring a free operation for Hydrocephalus patients on February 5 - 7, 2013 at the Trauma Hospital in Dagupan City. So far there are 15 confirmed patients mostly from outside of the Cordillera region. This activity dubbed as "shunt for life" is a yearly program of the Rotary Club South of … [Read more...]

“Cake All U Can” – Unlimited cake and iced tea servings in Baguio City

A old friend invited me to try the "cake all you can" meryenda of Veniz Cafe. He told me it was a good challenge for someone like me who employs the appetite of a bear :-). It was indeed a challenge. Veniz Cafe has three packages for big eaters. The Mongolian Buffet, Pasta all you can and the Cake all you can treat. We decided to try the latter. Under the unlimited cake offer, there are three choices in a day to choose from and an additional mixed fruit Gelo on the side. The cake recipes … [Read more...]

One Nature, One Community 2 “let a thousand tree seedlings bloom” A SUCCESS!

The activity was a success! Almost 200 nature lovers went to the Puguis Longlong Communal park and planted some 500 pine tree and 100 caliandra seedlings. The 500 seedlings that were earlier planted last July 28 was also inspected and tree guards were provided around them. The activity was earlier scheduled on July 28, 2012 but due to the bad weather, we had to postpone and move the date to September 02, 2012. It was a good decision. The weather was great for tree planting and parenting! The … [Read more...]

One Nature, One Community Tree Planting Was A Success!

LATEST UPDATE: One Nature, One Community 2 "LET A THOUSAND TREE SEEDLINGS BLOOM" WHEN: AUGUST 26, SUNDAY WHERE: LONGLONG COMMUNAL FOREST, LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET. TIME: 8:00AM- 12:00NACTIVITY: TREE GUARDING, GRASS WEEDING, TREE PARENTING AND TREE PLANTING AT OUR ADOPTED AREA OF THE FOREST.SCHEDULE on AUGUST 26,2012, SUNDAY, 8AM-12N Our JULY 28, 2012 event was a success! More than 300 people participated in the One Nature, One Community Tree Planting Activity and 100 more from other … [Read more...]

One Nature, One Community – A project to plant Pine tree seedlings

One Nature...One Community LATEST UPDATE: One Nature, One Community Tree Planting Activity. SCHEDULE AND PROGRAM ON JULY 28, SATURDAY. 8:00 am - 8:30am - Assembly and meeting place at the Longlong Police Station. (If coming from Baguio, there is a Jeepney station bound for Longlong at the Quezon hill jeepneys at Kayang Street. If coming from La Trinidad, Go down at KM5 Jollibbee. Then look for the jeepney station bound for Pico - Longlong. It is beside the police outpost in front of … [Read more...]

One Baguio, One Photography Experience 2012

Last June 24, 2012, I had the chance to join the second One Baguio, One Photography event held at the old Diplomat building, Dominican Hill. The event was organized by Topper Capuyan and company. There were 180 registered photographers from Baguio City, La Trinidad and neighboring provinces. Around 60 models with different attires and costumes also participated in the open shoot. Hair and make-up artists were present to provide free services for the models. It was fine day for a fun shoot. I … [Read more...]

Zios Pizzeria… A taste of classic pizza

A few days ago we went to check out this pizza house along Leonard Wood Rd., Baguio City.  The establishment was around since 2005 but it was the first time I came to know of the place. It was 8:00 in a rainy evening and we were all looking forward for a nice meal. Zios Pizzeria is conveniently located along the highway so it's not hard to miss. It has a good parking space and the establishment is well lighted. The first thing I always check is the toilet. Sometimes you can say a lot about a … [Read more...]