Pork and Beans

When I run out of ideas for lunch or dinner (yes, that happens even to food bloggers!), this becomes a fall back dish. The reason…

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Chicken, Cashew and Tarragon Stir-fry with Bacon

My mother-in-law passed on this recipe to us as my hubby loves this dish! So easy to make, quick and SERIOUSLY DELISH, too! Just serve with rice!

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Salmon on a bed of Caramelized Onions

This super easy Salmon on a bed of Caramelized Onions is so delicious that even kids love it! The caramelized onions are sweet and add so much flavor to the fish.

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Mushroom Sauce

Mark and I love mushrooms. We have it twice a week, either for breakfast with eggs or at dinner  combined with some chicken or beef. Sometimes…

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Chicken Breasts in Paprika Sauce

Wow your guests by making this delicious and easy dish – Chicken Breasts in Paprika Sauce.  Perfect for weeknight dinner and elegant enough for a special dinner! The chicken comes out so moist and the yummy sauce adds so much flavor!

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Velouté Sauce

A velouté sauce, pronounced [və.lu.te], along with Tomato, Hollandaise, Béchamel, and Espagnole, is one of the sauces of French cuisine that were designated the five “mother…

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Tuna Omelette

One of my favorite easy dishes to make especially when in a hurry – super tasty Tuna omelette! Quick to make and perfect with rice!

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Arroz a la Cubana (Cuban Style Rice)

This is a delicious and easy dish that comes together very quickly and always a great option for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Very versatile dish indeed!

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Chocolate Banana Muffin

Yum is the word to describe this moist and chocolatey muffin. Chocolate melts in your mouth as you bite into the muffin….mmmmm…. I suggest eating it warm for the full melt-in-your mouth effect.

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Tortang Talong (Stuffed Eggplant Omelette)

Perhaps the humble eggplant is mostly known for its use in Italian cooking. In the Philippines we grow them a lot so they are pretty…

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Giniling Guisado/Ginisa – Basic Recipe (Ground Pork/Beef Sauté)

My family’s tried and tested formula recipe for a basic and versatile ground meat dish that’s perfectly seasoned and tasty – Ginisa or Giniling Guisado. Simply add your favorite vegetables to the mix for a complete meal or add some tomato sauce to make it a yummy stew! 

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