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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. [bctt tweet=”Sweet Dough, Sweeter Success ” username=”JojieAlcantara”] “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 …

PLDT, Smart, TV5 and Solar converge to bring the ultimate Miss Universe 2016 experience to more Filipinos

Leading Philippine telco and digital services provider PLDT and mobile leader Smart Communications together with broadcast station TV5 bring the much anticipated Miss Universe 2016 closer to Filipinos everywhere through the country’s most extensive and robust fixed line and wireless networks.

PhotoWorld Asia 2017 set on January 26-31, 2017

For about two and a half decades now, PhotoWorld Asia (PWA) has continued its primary objective of training individuals in art particularly photography which is a very lucrative activity.

TeacherFest 2016: PLDT Gabay Guro brings biggest tribute for teachers to Davao

On November 27, 2016, Gabay Guro is bringing this huge celebration in Davao at the SMX Convention Center of SM Lanang, Davao City on Sunday at 2pm. The biggest gathering of teachers will be graced by performers Pops Fernandez, MJ Lastimosa, Andrew Wolff, Asias songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, Christian Bautista, Sam Concepcion, Chad Borja, Wency Cornejo, and more.