How to make Turon (Banana Lumpia or Banana Spring Rolls)

These Banana Spring Rolls or Lumpia – Turon – are the best way to use up all your ripe Bananas. Sliced bananas are dusted with sugar then wrapped in spring roll wrappers with slices of jackfruit or other fillings then fried until golden brown and crispy. Turon as it is called locally is a hugely popular snack or street food in the Philippines! These caramelized bananas are the best and maybe served with ice cream, too!

Instant Pot Beef and Beer Belgian Stew (Carbonnade a la …

Beef chunks flavored with dark ale and fresh herbs all cooked in the pressure cooker resulting in a melt-in-your-mouth-tender beef stew that is so robust in taste! Making it in the instant pot is such a breeze!

Easy Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake Dip

Flavors of pumpkin pie and cheesecake rolled into one delicious no-bake fall dessert dip that’s easy to whip up!

Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls with Lemongrass Beef

Fresh herbs, rice noodles, and lemongrass flavored stir-fried beef are wrapped and rolled into delicious spring rolls! Easy to make and so tasty you’ll want to snack on these fresh Vietnamese rolls all the time!

Best Instant Pot Korean Beef Stew (Kimchi Style)

Seriously, the yummiest Instant Pot Korean Beef Stew you’ll ever make! Sweet, savory with hints of sesame and spice plus melt-in-your-mouth tender beef, you’ll be making this delicious beef stew over and over again!

20 Best Fresh Tomato Recipes

A delicious collection of the best recipes using summer’s fresh and succulent tomatoes!

Easy Kielbasa Stir-Fry Recipe

Just 10 MINUTES to make this quick, easy and delicious Kielbasa Stir-Fry Recipe! Sweet chili sauce adds so much flavor and the multi-colored bell peppers liven up the dish!

Travel Feature: Acadia National Park, Maine

The pandemic didn’t allow us to travel abroad where our families live but it enabled us to visit our New England region and enjoy the beauty of this amazing park – Acadia National Park, Maine. 

Easy No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

This luscious No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake recipe is so easy to prep that you’d have a delicious cheesecake in no time without having to turn the oven on. No need to use gelatin yet it firms up nicely. It is so versatile you can also use other fruits for topping. Recipe to make the fruity sauce/topping from scratch is included!

Travel Feature: Long Island, New York

Long Island is lovely any time of the year but it’s even more glorious in summer – travel feature: Long Island and the Hamptons!

Pineapple Calamansi (Lime) Bread

Crushed pineapple makes this bread super moist and flavorful plus a hint of local lime (calamansi) adds a layer of citrusy tang! No butter or oil is ever used in the batter so it’s healthy and good for you!