Category: Kutitap

Buddy and Coco

Ive been so super busy with my community involvement the past month that I needed a break from my crazy schedule. Not necessarily a big vacation, but just a distraction… Read More

The 2009 Gala Ball

By Becky Pagsibingan It was an evening of pure enjoyment to celebrate the 111th Philippine Independence in an aura of formal gathering. The Filipinos, Filipino Americans and invited guests arrived… Read More

Happy 100th Birthday

By Becky Pagsibingan I did not want to miss this birthday party. I have never met a 100 year-old person in my life. The honoree was Bernardo Corpus from College… Read More


It means not anything of account or value, nougth, zip, wala , zero. If it is means nada why even talk about it. Well, I thought of the word in… Read More

My Mom, Superstar

Spring cleaning brought my attention to an old plaster cast curio which I kept in my kitchen china cabinet. Read More

Culture of community participation

It takes a lot of passion, commitment and generosity to get involved in community affairs. The task involved investing time and efforts to achieve the set goals. The participants are… Read More


Oh, the children were delightful and adorable. They performed on stage with confidence. The little ones went up the stage as their names were called and positioned themselves without their… Read More

A Memorable Birthday

This was the best one I’ve ever had. My wonderful hosts were Ambassador Willy and Mrs. Linda Gaa at the Ambassador’s residence in Washington D.C. on February 20. I felt… Read More

Look good, feel good

I did not make a list of New Year’s resolutions for this year. I have only one that I promised myself to focus on – to take good care of… Read More

The Ambassador’s Son

By Becky Pagsibingan Wendell Gaa, the elder of the two sons of Ambassador Willy and Mrs. Linda Gaa, wrote a wonderful Related PostsPeace Corps officers brief Amb. Gaa Filipino Veterans… Read More

Looking back at 08

By Wendell Gaa MANILA – My family looks back at 2008 as a year mixed with challenges and blessings. Now having nearly completed their third year of their tour of… Read More

2009: A Year of Gratitude

By Becky Pagsibingan I would like to start the year with a heart full of gratitude. As the year 2008 ends, I had the chance to take a pause, contemplate… Read More

Sights, sounds and spirit of Christmas

By Becky Pagsibingan The song goes “Its the most wonderful time of the year …..” Christmas is just around the corner when the air is crisp and cold, the days… Read More

Charise in new Foster album

LOS ANGELES – International young singing sensation Charice says she is now part of David Fosters newest album entitled “Hitman: David Foster & Friends.” Related PostsCharise’s duet with Dion Read More

Its December!

By Becky Pagsibingan Christmas is coming! And what does it mean? It means different expectations for many of us. For the small children, it means receiving gifts of toys and… Read More

The ambassador’s wife

By Becky Pagsibingan She is a most gracious person and a wonderful cook. But it does not stop there. She is Mrs. Linda Read More

Cadena de Amor

By Becky Pagsibingan Though the name sounds familiar, many of us don’t really remember how this flowering plant looked like. My mushy recollection tells me that it was a sturdy… Read More

Kutitap By Becky PagsibinganBy Becky Pagsibingan

Though the name sounds familiar, many of us don’t really remember how this flowering plant looked like. My mushy recollection tells me that it was a sturdy vine with light pink flowers. Back in my college (more…)