Gone are the days when pineapple leaves are tossed into the compost pit or buried in the landfills. For from its thorny leaves come fine and sustainable textile.
Air pollution stifles the growth of almost all living things. It threatens life itself. But Nature has gifted us with air-purifying plants to get by.
We can make a marked difference for our environment and for our health. It’s one thing to be protesting on the streets and calling on our government to do something. But it’s more prudent when each citizen did his share in helping reduce air pollution.
When you live long enough anywhere in the Asia-Pacific region, you will realize why the coconut is called “the tree of life”. From housing materials to novelty items, to oil and food production... name it! You’ll be amazed at the versatility of the coconut. Every part of the palm tree has its own shares of uses.
Online shopping is undoubtedly one of the greatest comforts customers can have. Admittedly, many online stores do fall short of shoppers’ expectation at times. But considering the competition that constantly looms over the industry, owners would not be hurt if potential buyers help them improve their craft.
Verbal abuse is a specific type of emotional abuse. Most often, the aggression happens right at home. And victims are often not keen on reporting it because they think it’s the norm in their household. They rather keep the impact within themselves. What is verbal abuse? Verbal abuse, also known as name calling, exists in …
Many cases of obesity in children and teens are actually preventable - by living a healthy lifestyle.
Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) have started rebuilding their lives. With the help of concerned groups, they sew functional bags for livelihood. It may have been the worst blow that happened to their lives. But once again, Filipinos show the world how resilient they are! Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda that hit Eastern Visayas …
When you buy a Compassion bag, you give a multi-functional school bag to a typhoon child survivor. Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), which hit the Eastern Visayas part of the Philippines, are determined to get back on their feet again. With the assistance of compatriots and leading bag makers in the country, they start …
Christmas supposedly starts on December 25 (that is, for Roman Catholics) and culminates on the Epiphany. Filipino Catholics, however, begin it on December 16 with Simbang Gabi or Dawn Masses.
People tend to panic when they experience hair loss. After all, hair is a reflection of our identity. It is even, almost always, associated with self-esteem. For women, it’s also a symbol of femininity.