Blending Food & Culture: How and Why We Cook

On this episode of Makilala TV, hosts Jen, Cristina & Rachelle received two chefs and food experts that share their experience creating delicious dishes while representing their cultural heritage.  They are Melanie Cecilio & Yana Gilbuena.

Justice for FilAm Angelo Quinto - Addressing Mental Health

Angelo Quinto is a FilAm who ended up dead after a mental health episode in which his family called 911 for support.  The Makilala crew Rachelle, Jen & Cristina are joined by Psychiatric Nurse Maria Rubio, and Activist May Madarang to discuss Angelo's case and what can be done to improve assistance...

In-Vitro, Freezing eggs and questions about Fertility

In this episode, the Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle and Cristina bring two guests who will talk not only about their knowledge but their personal experience.  Ashley Legg & Justine And Fonte will discuss with the hosts about in-vitro fertilization, egg freezing and fertility in general.

COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know

The Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle and Cristina; interview Alicia Almendral, MD & Bernadette Sta Maria, CRNA; two sisters working in the health system that answer questions related to the COVID-19 vaccines and its use to stop the spread of the virus.

Pregnant Thru The Pandemic

The Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle & Cristina; interview Actor Meriden Villanueva and Certified Nurse Kaye De Gracia who shared their experiences of being pregnant thru the COVID-19 global pandemic.

TOFA: Why do we need to recognize Filipinos in America

The Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle and Cristina, talk to the founder of The Outstanding Filipino American Awards, Elton Lugay, about the importance of recognizing FilAms and their work.  Recipients of the awards Erwin Benedict Valencia, Ninotchka Rosca and TOFA Performing Artists Rasmin Diaz, Geo...