Text and photographs by Andrew Shearer
AUCKLAND – Janice, 33, was born and raised in Iloilo, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and worked in banking.
Janice was 25 when she came to New Zealand with the rest of her family, settling in Auckland and studying and working in healthcare.
More recently she has studied further in the culinary arts and is aiming to become a pastry chef: her passion is making customised cakes.
After eight years of living the Kiwi life Janice is proud of her Filipino heritage, but happy to call New Zealand Home.
Editor – Andrew Shearer is the Marketing Manager of Turo Turo Philippine Café, 26 Mayfair Place, Glen Innes, Auckland, website: www.turoturo.co.nz