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FILAM FANGIRL

Welcome to the FILAM FANGIRL web series!
A compilation of stories and experiences on my a journey to learning more about my Filipino culture through American-raised eyes.
Salamat (thank you) for watching! 🇵🇭🇺🇸

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FILAM FANGIRL

Why Filipino American Representation in Media Matters: Why Don’t They Look Like Me?

Tuesday 03 October 2017

RACHEYwrites - Filipino American Blogger

I grew up never being exposed to Philippines media, so I never saw Filipinos on-screen. You’d expect that I’d see Filipino on-screen here in the states, with us supposedly being a melting pot of cultures, right? Wrong. I’ve grown up in America all my life never seeing someone like me represented on TV, billboards, magazines, or any other media for that matter.

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FILAM FANGIRL

Filipino Superstitions: Showers & Hair

Monday 22 August 2016

Let’s talk about FILIPINO SUPERSTITIONS! I grew up with a very superstitious mom, so I’ve heard a lot of old wives’ tales over the years. Some superstitions are outrageous! So I would love to do multiple videos about this topic. Keep in mind that everything in this video should not be taken seriously. Real or not, I just enjoy learning about this stuff.

Do you believe in superstitions?

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