Food

Summer Nostalgia: Desserts I Grew Up With

Who would not crave for a refreshingly sweet ice-cold dessert today? The sweltering sun is taking its toll again yet hitting the beach is just not the best option. For a sugary revitalizing relief, my friend and I scanned the net on some easy-to-do desserts every Filipino grew up with. Here are the top three on my  list… Continue reading Summer Nostalgia: Desserts I Grew Up With

Food

Holy Week Special: How to Cook Escabeche

Goodbye to the mouthwatering lechon or fried chicken, at least for a week; yet never be sad as there is still a wide array of good foods to choose from. With the week-long holiday fast approaching, I will be sharing how-to’s of some Filipino dishes I grew up to. Today’s choice is escabeche. Escabeche, or… Continue reading Holy Week Special: How to Cook Escabeche

Food · Travel

Of Foods and Holy Week: Why I Miss Home

If there’s one thing I can associate Good Friday with aside from its religious significance that will be local food! The old adage is ringing true for me: the best celebration is always at home. This is the second Good Friday I spent away from my family in Leyte, Philippines, and the feeling is not… Continue reading Of Foods and Holy Week: Why I Miss Home