What is Halo-Halo, Mix-Mix?

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Halo-Halo is a Filipino word which literally translates to “mix-mix.” It also happens to be the name of a popular Filipino dessert made with a mixture of jellies, tapioca pearls, fruit, beans, corn, shaved ice, condensed milk, and ice cream. Sounds crazy right? Trust me, it’s delicious.


Halo-Halo – Tagalog for “Mix-Mix”



The Filipino American identity is also a fun mixture of cultural experiences that are constantly evolving from one generation to the next. Discovering the Filipino American identity then is about understanding the past, exploring the present, and defining the future.

We learn best through stories. Through experiences. Through sharing. You’ll find a halo-halo of that here. And trust me, it’s delicious.


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