Post Summer Update + Visiting Bukidnon

Happy September, Friends! We hope your summer (vacation) was relaxing. Is that even possible??? I spent mine going on a month long trip to the Philippines and teaching dance at a week long family performing arts camp in Cazadero. The whole summer felt both long and short, mundane and novel. And now we’re ready forContinue reading “Post Summer Update + Visiting Bukidnon”

Cover Designing + Translations

Hi, Everyone!   Happy February! We hope you’re keeping yourselves warm and healthy. It’s coooold out there! We’ve been waking up to frost and I have been needing gloves to bike to school with the kids.   We’re steadily working on the graphic design. All our illustrations are finished and we have finally settled onContinue reading “Cover Designing + Translations”

Pamuhat: Starting 2019 with a Thanksgiving Ritual

Happy New Year, Friends and Family! May 2019 bring us moments of joy and opportunities to engage with each other. I personally hope for more (karaoke) singing, dancing, laughing, and sharing our stories. After a good holiday break, Lynnor and I are back. This time we are joined by our graphic designer, Stefanie Chung, whoContinue reading “Pamuhat: Starting 2019 with a Thanksgiving Ritual”

Thank YOU! We made our goal!

Friends,   We are feeling so much love from you all and we are tremendously grateful for the solid support you have shown our small press’ campaign for our book!   Because of all your help—your creative talents, time, ideas, access to your networks, use of your physical and virtual spaces, financial contributions, kind words,Continue reading “Thank YOU! We made our goal!”

Bulosan Center Launch + Final Hours of the Campaign

Hello, Friends!   Happy Monday! It’s mid December and we are in the thick of holiday celebrations. We hope you are enjoying your time with your family, friends, and the community.   Over the weekend, we gathered with several UC Davis students and Davis residents to celebrate the end of the year, as well asContinue reading “Bulosan Center Launch + Final Hours of the Campaign”

Social Justice Fair + UC Davis Launch + Campaign Update

Happy Monday, Friends and Family!   We hope you are all well.   Thank you to those who attended the 2nd Annual Social Justice Children’s Book Holiday Fair which featured local bookmakers like us, local live performers, and taco trucks .It was great to see people get excited about finding our various books on diversity andContinue reading “Social Justice Fair + UC Davis Launch + Campaign Update”

Holiday Events + Campaign Update

Hello Friends, We hope you are well and keeping warm. We thought we’d send you this quick update on our progress before the busyness of December starts. The Jack Meets Agyu creative team is chugging along. We have now finished and colored all the interior pages. Our graphic designer is starting to pull the textContinue reading “Holiday Events + Campaign Update”

October Recap: Campaign and more Thank Yous

Happy November, Friends! We zoomed through October, it seems! But despite the busyness, we still got to enjoy the many moments of beauty that October brought. October was my birth month. So I had to make sure I celebrated it with the right kind of cake. (Thanks to my friend, Anoosh, who orchestrated the cakeContinue reading “October Recap: Campaign and more Thank Yous”