How to make Shanghai Lumpia Filipino Style

Hi friends, I am glad to share another way of cooking Lumpia Shanghai or Shanghai Lumpia. Here's my previous recipe that I shared few years back, you might wanna check it too. Shanghai Lumpia or Lumpia Shanghai is a common dish in the Philippines.  This fried type lumpia are filled with ground pork or beef, minced Read More

  Filipinos love dried fish. We add it to some dishes like Mongo, fried rice etc. to give the dish a distinct taste. This food may not be appetizing to some foreigners because of its pungent scent. But to us Filipinos, the smell of a fried or char grill dried fish is heaven. It could be Read More

Tortang Talong (Eggplant Omelette)

Tortang Talong or Eggplant Omelette - A super easy recipe and you can cook it the simplest way or go all out. You can add tomatoes, onions, green pepper and ground pork into it. The eggplants are grilled, be it on top of a stove or using charcoal. You'll know that it's done once it Read More

Chicken Adobo Recipe

  Hi guys! I have here a very easy and simple dish yet delicious. Filipinos love Adobo. There are a variety of this dish. There's chicken adobo, pork adobo, adobong pusit and etc. Filipinos from different parts of the Philippines have their own version of Adobo but the main ingredients that are always present are Read More

Leona’s Bakeshop Review

I was craving for some cakes and it was my birthday too. I wanted to try the cakes from Leona's Bakeshop. Hubby bought 12 slices of cake, 11 flavors. That makes a whole 9" cake. This is their cake display. 12 slices, 11 flavors. We will let you know our top picks at the bottom of this Read More

Soft Chewy Sugar Cookies

  Hi guys! We made this soft, chewy Sugar Cookies and we all love it. This recipe yields about 30-40 cookies but we can finish it all just within 2 days.  You can always use healthier sweetener for this recipe. You can also freeze the dough for later use. It is a great snack that Read More

Not Oily Pizza Dough Easy Recipe

  I have shared my very first Pizza dough easy recipe here last 2013 but this time I tweaked it a little. I love it even more. This dough is soft in the inside but crispy on the outside. You can always choose the thickness of your pizza dough.   We like thin crust. My Read More

Del Monte Fried Chicken 4 in 1 Mix

  Hi everyone! We are going to review this Del Monte Fried Chicken 4 in 1 Mix. Inside the package, there are 4 small packs: marinade, batter, breading and gravy. At the back of the packaging, there's an instruction that serves as a guide. First, marinade the chicken overnight to really soak up the flavor Read More

Pork Sinigang or Sinigang na Baboy

One popular soup in the Philippines is Sinigang. There are variations to this soup, one of that is Pork Sinigang or Sinigang na Baboy.  Today, I will show you how easy it is to cook this comfort food. I suggest to buy pork that has fat with skin in  it like the liempo or pork Read More

Binignit with a Twist

  Binignit is a Visayan dessert soup from the central Philippines. The dish is traditionally made by Visayans with slices of sabá bananas, taro, and sweet potato. Wikipedia It is tradition in Cebu to cook Binignit during Holy Week. Although, Binignit is available at some food stalls whole year round but during Holy Week this Read More

Buttered Cheese Puto

  Summer is just around the corner and the kids don't have classes anymore. That means I'll be very busy entertaining them. I am starting to hear again the famous lines kids utter and that's "Mom, I'm bored".   So, one of my strategy this Summer would be to teach the kids baking and cooking Read More

We have a guest today. Let us welcome Maya Morrison! She will be sharing 4 crockpot recipes for all of us. She loves to cook but with a growing family and a career as well, time in the kitchen can often be a luxury. Maya shares her top tips for cooks who don't have time Read More

Roast Pork Ribs Recipe

Hi friends, I will be sharing a simple roast pork ribs recipe today. I am trying to copy the roast ribs from Cold Storage Singapore because we are really a loyal costumer. Whenever I don't have the time to cook, I just ask my hubby to pass by the Cold Storage to buy their tasty Read More

Yummy Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

This Oatmeal Cookie recipe is easy and simple yet it is yummy. Every time I make this, it won't last until the 2nd day. Kids love it so much. When hunger strikes, this is my go to snack. The thing that I like about this cookie recipe is that it has oats which we know Read More

Tinolang Aninikad Kinason Shells

Today's recipe that I would like to share is Tinolang Aninikad (Kinason) Shells, a type of shell fish. This is rich in vitamins, minerals and iodine. If you have Goiter this is a natural food source of iodine that will help with the function of Thyroid gland. Once in a while, the seafood seller comes to Read More

Tortang Giniling Recipe

Tortang Giniling is a comfort food for us Filipinos. It is a very simple dish and is commonly sold at karenderia (small eatery). The main ingredient is ground pork that is cooked first before adding eggs then fried once again. The tricky part of this dish is how to make it a perfect circle Tortang Read More

Garlic Vinegar Pork Recipe

Here's another favorite simple dish that I learned from my Mama - Garlic Vinegar Pork. I just gave that name to this dish. Obviously, the main ingredient is pork. This can be an appetizer or main dish. I love this even more when dip in hot spicy vinegar paired with hot rice. Ingredients: 1/2 kg Read More

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