Saturday, April 19, 2014

Food and Travel

Costales Nature Farms’ Harvest Festival Costales Nature Farms’ Harvest Festival

One of our pioneer partner-farms in Pinoy Organics is Costales Nature Farms. It is... 


On Raw Food

There are several views and definitions about this and we’ll define it as simple... 


Sugarleaf Launches Healthy Choices Sugarleaf Launches Healthy Choices

Today, Sugarleaf expands its mission in providing Filipinos better living and eating... 


Green Grocers Green Grocers

We were happy to discover new green shops in two Central Business Districts. One... 


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@Home

Gardening: The New Green Gym Gardening: The New Green Gym

Research shows that we burn more calories in an hour of gardening than would be done... 


Japchae Japchae

We love Japchae, the Korean counterpart of our Guisadong Pancit. It was cool this... 


Pancit na Puti Pancit na Puti

Our very first Pancit na Puti was bought in Corrie’s in Mandaluyong in 2002.... 


Teens’ Take On Organics Teens’ Take On Organics

The other day, we randomly asked a Filipino 15-year old student what the word “organic”... 


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Green Exchange

Negros Trade Fair 2013 Negros Trade Fair 2013

As the Negros Trade Fair celebrates 28 years of existence and success, it comes back to where it all began – Makati City.   It was in 1985 that the first trade fair, then known as The House of Negros Trade Fair, was held at the then QUAD Carpark beside the Manila Garden Hotel. For several years after that, the Negros Trade Fair moved out of Makati... [Read more of this review]


Costales Nature Farms’ Harvest Festival Costales Nature Farms’ Harvest Festival

One of our pioneer partner-farms in Pinoy Organics is Costales Nature Farms. It is situated just below the foot of Mount Banahaw, Brgy. Gagalot, Majayjay, Laguna. The Farm House Telco executive-turned-farmer Ronald Costales and his wife Josie personally toured us in their much smaller family farm when we visited in April 2010. Since then, we have worked... [Read more of this review]


Healthy Options Launches Organika

Three weeks ago, we noticed some local organic vegetables and farm fresh meats being sold the in Healthy Options Rockwell. We saw some beautiful french beans and had a hunch that they were grown by Costales Farms. True enough, a week after, Josie Costales sent us an SMS about a launch event by Healthy Options for their new product line of locally-grown... [Read more of this review]


It’s All About Relationships It’s All About Relationships

Three years ago, we met an organic farmer who told us that our advocacy about organics is a romantic kind of love.  He assured us that Pinoy Organics will go a long way and whatever challenges we will face in the future, our advocacy will be able to overcome them because we fell in love with it. We still remember how we responded to him. “Yes,... [Read more of this review]


Happy New You Happy New You

What a great way to start our learning journey for 2013! Last Tuesday, we attended “Good News Kapihan” held in ECHOstore’s flagship store in Serendra BGC. The proponents for this event were Chit Juan and Tina Dumlao in partnership with ECHOstore and ECHOmarket. Great Line-Up of Resource Speakers on Health & Wellness Dr. Albert... [Read more of this review]


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