Aside from sugar and salt, here are other foods that are apparently in shortage—so far

Stock your pantries, brace for price hikes as these local produce are currently short in supply

You can soon pay via QR code at Baguio City Public Market and in palengkes nationwide

Cashless transactions are being eyed at wet and dry markets around the country starting in Baguio City, where tourists and locals alike can pay for goods via QR code

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Here’s how much basic commodities’ prices have changed—in 2022 alone

Inflation really caused prices to skyrocket. Based on data from the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Trade and Industry, we traced how much costs have changed

MaArte at the Pen is back with a physical fair this August

There will be a total of 94 local designers and artisan brands participating at this year’s fair

Yep, your favorite grocery item has shrunk. Blame it on inflation

You’re not imagining it. It’s called shrinkflation

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Swap clothes and photography stuff at these events this weekend

Sip Swap Shop Sustainable Fashion Sample Sale in Muntinlupa and Fotobaryo Marketplace and Swapmeet in Quezon City are happening on May 28 to 29

Buy fresh produce from 13 regions at this mobile farmers’ market in Pasay

The Kadiwa on Wheels farmers’ produce market will feature fresh produce, fruits in season, seedlings, spices, and ornamentals from April 29 to May 1 at the SM Mall of Asia concert grounds

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Fresh flowers are beautiful but energy-intensive. Why not switch to these artificial anthuriums?

Reevein Studio’s artificial anthuriums are made from recycled scraps, branches, cotton threads, tapioca flour, and recycled plastic bottles

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Take home a box full of local produce and help farmers at this weekend market

For a fixed price, you can choose as many vegetables as you want

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These cute handmade notebooks make me want to write with a pen again

Forget your phone’s Notes app. You will want to pull out a pen and scribble on these paper goods by artist Jessica Dorizac and freelance graphic designer Yodel Pe