Homemade Sweet Tangy Barbecue Sauce

I grew up in a small island in the Philippines called Marinduque. Our island is a little far away from Manila or other big cities.…

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Corn and Spinach (Suam) Soup

With corn, spinach and meat and flavored with ginger for extra zing, this simple soup is tasty, healthy and easy to make. When I was…

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Irish Soda Bread

It doesn’t require much effort to make this delicious Irish Soda Bread made even more flavorful with the addition of sweet raisins. Enjoy for tea time or with your coffee. SO GOOD!!

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Cauliflower and Cheese Soup

Winter days call for delicious soup! I love Broccoli and Cheese soup – that’s what I always order when I go to Panera Bread (free…

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Italian Sausage and White Bean Cassoulet

Loads of Italian sausages, tomatoes, herbs and white beans give full flavor to this hearty and delicious stew – Italian Sausage and White Bean Cassoulet! Fall and winter-perfect stew. Gluten-free and so good!

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Shrimp in Sour Soup (Sinigang na Hipon)

Living in an island archipelago surrounded by waters can have a lot of advantageous! For me this is the top reason – fresh seafood! So…

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Chicken and Bacon Chowder

There’s something comforting about a hot bowl of creamy soup. The aroma from the soup scooped out straight from the simmering pan conjures an image…

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Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Delicious wild rice soup with chicken and mushrooms simmered in a creamy wine-flavored sauce is easily fall and winter’s comfort food!

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Ginisang Munggo (Mung Bean Soup / Stew)

With beans, spinach, tomatoes, and meat this hearty and healthy Mung Bean soup (Ginisang Munggo) is filling and delicious!

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Ricotta Meatballs in Creamy White Wine Sauce

Today I felt like a contestant in that popular show from the Food Network – Chopped. I had some left-over ingredients which needed to be…

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Pan-Roasted Brussels Sprouts in Garlic Butter

Buttery, nutty, garlicky and deliciously good. A perfect side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas or great to nibble on its own. Tried and tested!

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