A Tree for Inang Kalikasan

This day started out early for me. All the employees of the Cebu City Government were scheduled to plant some seedlings along the roads in the mountain barangays of Cebu City. And because I missed the schedule when our department had to participate, I made sure to join today. And I’m glad I didn’t miss that experience. Here’s me planting a seedling:

pachuvachuva planting a seedling

Though as per my sister, why did we only plant one seedling each when we could plant so much more? Interesting question. But I was more impressed with how she answered me when I asked how come they call it tree-planting when it’s actually seeds or seedlings you sow. Without batting an eyelash, she said, “it’s because it’s the future you’re planting.” She just amazes me. Luv yah, himps! ๐Ÿ™‚

Image courtesy of Mulric Sarmiento. Thanks, geng! ๐Ÿ™‚
Inang Kalikasan is a Filipino phrase which means Mother Nature with ina as mother and kalikasan as nature.


7 thoughts on “A Tree for Inang Kalikasan

  1. I just wanna do it once more… But next time around, it would be with more effort I hope. The experience I had with this tree planting is like giving a smuck to a stranger – bare emotions and no attachment! However, the joyride was cool!

    • Hehe..epekto na ni Street Guy, Flo? As if kaila ko ni Street Guy. Hehehe
      Bitaw, lingaw ang sakay2..may gani kay nagpasakay si sir..hehehe

  2. Yah! … tree-planting is such a very nice experience jud… as in… I really like this answer: ” itโ€™s because itโ€™s the future youโ€™re planting. ” … i give her a thumbs up for this… ^_^

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