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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 Personal

SHE IS BACK

Monday 14 May 2018

Hello Sunshines! Your Favorite #FILAMFANGIRL is back and ready! Enjoy this recap of 2017 and let me know in the comments below what kind of Filipino-based videos you would like to see in the future. Again, thank you so much or helping me reach 8,888 subscribers!! I appreciate all the love and support even when I’m gone. Come back every week for a new video 🙂

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FILAM FANGIRL Personal Women with Power

The Instant *Click* Between Filipinos

Wednesday 04 October 2017

RACHEYwrites

What is it about Filipinos and immediately having a connection just because they are Filipino? I like to call it an “instant click.” You know… the one where you go to an event with new people everywhere, but you spot that one other Filipino there. Then, you hover towards them and just start talking… and click. You’re practically family.

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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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