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...]

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...]

SUPER GARAGE CLEARANCE SALE! Sunday, December 15, 2013

SUPER GARAGE CLEARANCE SALE! Calling on all those who would like to buy wedding flowers, accessories, beads, decorations, baby flowers, modeling accessories, and so much more! Garage and Clearance sale by Accents and Petals up to 80% off! Good for wholesalers, wedding suppliers, beauty shops, photographers, models, cosplayers, make-up artists, choreographers, artists, couples, soon to be weds, collectors etc! Come one, come all. All items must go! Prices starts from P3 onward! First … [Read more...]

Free Scholarship Training For Food and Beverage Services NC II and Food and Beverage Services NC III (Barista) in Baguio City

After a successful first batch, there are still remaining seats for the second batch! We are looking for interested individuals who would like to avail of the FREE scholarship training on Food and Beverage Services NC II and Food and Beverage Services NC III (Barista) to be held in Baguio City. The scholarship course will start on October 7, 2013. There are three schedules. Morning 8am-12N, Afternoon 1pm - 5pm and evening class 6pm - 10pm. Tuition is free! Those who would like to work abroad, … [Read more...]

96 year old man writes a love song for his late wife of 73 years: Very Touching and Full of Love

I came accross this video of a 96 year old man who wrote a love song for his wife who passed last April at 91 years old. They met in 1938. According to the news, Fred Stobaugh felt he had to make a song for his late wife Lorraine. He was able to write the lyrics and create the melody but did not know how to make the music. He chanced upon a local newspaper and saw that an Illinois-based music production outfit named Green Shoe Studio is running a competition for unsung talent. Since he does … [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...]

2012 Chronicle Of Watwatworld, A Journey To Self Fulfillment

I have seen many bloggers boast of their travels, hotel destinations or the restaurants they have eaten on as their top activities for 2012. Don't get me wrong, they deserve to boast because they worked hard for many years to reach that certain blogger status. I also had my share of sponsored travels, hotel and restaurant reviews as well as adventures. It is fun and rewarding. But I did not start watwatworld for the perks I receive in blogging, it is only incidental. Watwatworld is sharing what … [Read more...]

ONOC Joins Tree planting in Alapang Communal Forest

I was invited to attend the tree planting activity of BENECO Multi Sectoral Electrification Advisory Council at the Communal Forest of Alapang, La Trinidad, Benguet. It was a great planting day. The group proceeded to the communal forest nursery and there were thousands of different seedlings on the pot. We planted Calliandra tree seedlings alongside the road going to Alno to help protect the road from soil erosion. We were joined by Daisy who is the current Ms. Itogon, Barangay Chairman … [Read more...]

Philippine Festivals, A Complete List for the Filipino Traveler for the month of December

DECEMBER KAMUNDAGAN FESTIVAL December 1- December 31 | Naga City Bustling Naga City becomes doubly busy this month as it celebrates Christmas along with its charter anniversary day. Except the residents of this community to play, pray and party with an extended schedule of cultural shows, trade fairs and civic parades. Not to be missed: the “kiri-kiri” and “pastores” performances, both unique showcases of traditional Bicolano culture. PASKO SA SUGBU December 1- December 31 | … [Read more...]

Philippine Festivals, A Complete List for the Filipino Traveler for the month of November

NOVEMBER  BANAAG FESTIVAL November 1 | Anilao, Iloilo A dance-drama competition using light and all its forms as a medium . This “dance of lights” is the first of its kind in the region. BELEN SA MAKATI November 1- December 16 | Makati City Conceived in 1987, façade of buildings along the City business district particularly Ayala and Buendia Avenue are decorated by creches and complemented by locally made lanterns in celebration of Christmas on the birth of Jesus … [Read more...]