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Of 14ths and Chocolate

How Koreans (and Japanese) celebrate Hearts Day aka Valentine's Day is quite different from how the Philippines and many parts of the world do. In Korea, it's the best day for the ladies to "confess their affection" through giving chocolates or small tokens to the guys they admire. The guys then, reciprocate that affection after… Continue reading Of 14ths and Chocolate

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Happy Pepero Day

South Korea — 해피 빼빼로 데이~ Aside from Valentine's day and White day, today marks another sweet occasion especially for high school students and couples. Today, Korea celebrates Pepero day. If one haven't heard about Pepero, it's a pretzel covered with chocolate, white or dark, almonds, melon or strawberry produced by Lotte. It can be compared to Japan's snack… Continue reading Happy Pepero Day

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The 9 Best Dessert Shops in Davao City

They say, if you spell stressed backwards, it becomes desserts. Now it makes sense why people tend to indulge themselves over desserts when they get stressed. These are my recommended dessert shops in Davao in no particular order that nobody shouldn't miss. Note: These are based on my own honest opinion and personal experiences only. 1.… Continue reading The 9 Best Dessert Shops in Davao City