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Sweet Dough, Sweeter Success

By Jojie Alcantara (published in SunStar Davao on May 11, 2018) Flo Dollaga, in her early forties, started her journey with pastries from a factory which made flavored bread sticks back in 2004. This was the year when she was invited to be one of the city caterers for the government of Davao. “I worked as their caterer for nine years, serving city councilors during special meetings, committee hearings, etc. Pastel was what I mainly served during dessert, and the officials liked our product and main dishes with affordable rates,” she relates. Pastel is a small soft dough bun with sweet fillings good for snacks. Soon the private sectors tapped Flo to personally cater for them in various occasions. Clients clamored for the pastel because apart from its soft bun, it has the right amount of sweetness using all natural ingredients and no preservatives. This inspired her to put up her specialty shop called Sweet Dough. She names her family as her main inspiration. Her father taught her to work hard and strive for a …

R.O.X. Bike Fair returns with “Bike Out 2017 Fun Ride”

[Tweet “R.O.X. Bike Fair returns with “Bike Out 2017 Fun Ride””] Hailed as Southeast Asia’s Biggest Outdoor Superstore, R.O.X. (Recreational Outdoor eXchange) has since envisioned to foster and sustain communities of outdoor enthusiasts. That is, by bringing within reach the widest selection of premium outdoor products as well as in being an advocate of outdoor recreation through its fun and engaging campaigns. This season, R.O.X. is at it again in sparking the excitement of outdoor enthusiasts throughout the country with the return of the much-awaited R.O.X. Bike Fair. Now on its 7th edition, the R.O.X. Bike Fair is a month-long bike campaign which features a series of bike-related activities and events nationwide. Growing bigger and bolder with every successful turn out, this year’s R.O.X. Bike Fair is bound to stir up a community fun ride with your friends and families with the upcoming R.O.X. BIKE OUT 2017. Happening this August 27, 2017 at Abreeza Mall, the R.O.X. Bike Out Davao aims to provide a venue to gather the local biking community for a fun ride …