Getting More Intimate With Sampinit

Checking my blog’s statistics has been a vital part of my weekend routine. When 2016 started, I noticed that two of my oldest blog posts about the fruit called sampinit have been consistently appearing on my going viral posts. They have been dramatically delivering a lot of hits since the second week of January, which led me to…

Little Wonders Series’ Fourth Episode

The date was 06 March 2011 when I captured all the featured photos during our climb to the abundant Mount Cristobal in the home of one of the most well-known festivals (Pahiyas Festival) in the country during summer, Quezon Province. Undoubtedly, Mount Cristobal swaggers an array of small wonders. “Little Wonders” are photos of small organisms…

The Abundant Mount Cristobal Of Quezon Province

Backgrounder “Countless legends surround Mt. Cristobal. With its summit taking on a characteristic ‘W’ shape, like that of stealth bomber, it is flanked by the grander Mt. Banahaw to its northeast, and together, they figure prominently in folklore. For instance, it is said that while Mt. Banahaw is a holy mountain, Mt. Cristobal is the…