... to make carbonara the national Thanksgiving dish instead of turkey.

November 10, 2009


Lengua, or beef tongue, is a common Filipino dish. Some people might get grossed out intimidated by eating tongue, but it tastes delicious and it is one of my favorites. Filipino cuisine is...

Healthy Eating, One Blog at a Time

Have you ever kept a food journal? One where you write down every single thing you eat for a week, or a month, or whatever amount of time you choose. I've done this a...

Thanks to Twitter, I have easy access to simple recipes from some of my favorite chefs, celebrities and magazines.

October 28, 2009

Like Water for Chocolate

Ever since I read that book in high school, I remember - and believe - that one can truly express emotions through food. I loved how Tita (the main character in the story) can...

Every time I have friends visiting me (hi Fe! hi Marcie! hi RJ!), I end up taking them to the same places over and over again. In fact I already made a list of...

The Marvelous Wonderettes
October 16, 2009

The Marvelous Wonderettes

I highly recommend watching "The Marvelous Wonderettes" the musical (off Broadway), especially if you like 50s and 60s music. It is really entertaining and fun and funny - almost like a feel-good movie, except...

October 15, 2009

Scrambled Eggs

Lately I have been obsessed with scrambled eggs.

October 14, 2009


I love LaraBars. They are the perfect pre- or post-workout snack (or the perfect on-the-run breakfast bar).

October 12, 2009

Goodbye Peanut Butter?

Early this year, I got tested for food allergies and when the results came back, I was devastated. It turns out that I'm allergic to some of my favorite foods: peanuts, peanut butter