LAGUNA Out Takes: Ang SARAP Magliwaliw sa Liliw DIVA!

Selfie at Tsinelas street with a giant shoe from the famous Badong’s Shoes!
Sarap Diva staff and crew all excited for the Laguna adventure!
Selfie with Direk Bam and the giant shoe again!
Direk Treb doing a robotic pose with the giant shoe!
The Cooking Diva has arrived! That’s Jon ready to do the briefing with Ate Reg.
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Donita Rose learned how to make Uraro!
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The Cooking Diva is really not so diva-like. Here she drinks a soda sitting by the side walk waiting for the next take!
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The truly humble Chef Boy Logro, gamely showed us his skill of climbing coconut trees to harvest its fruit for ‘Tuba’ or native wine-making!

Will ‘Mega-Dike’ Solve Laguna Flooding?

Map of the Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike Project. Image from dpwh.gov.ph

In his 5th State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, July 28, President Benigno Aquino III cited the infrastructure projects that would lessen flooding, prevent drought, and map flood-prone villages as part of disaster preparedness efforts. Except for the mapping project, the projects that the President boasted about pose environmental risks and threaten to displace communities. Continue reading “Will ‘Mega-Dike’ Solve Laguna Flooding?”