Beef Mechado

Deliciously tender chunks of beef slowly simmered in tomato sauce flavored with Asian seasonings. Your taste buds are treated to a savory, tangy and sweet explosion of flavors!

Easy Thai Shrimp Curry

It seems forever since I made a homemade curry! We are a little spoiled here in New Haven as there are many good curry houses…

Slow Cooker Red-Cooked Chicken

I love cooking Chinese food. It really is, next to Filipino cuisine, my favorite. Whenever I crave something with Asian flavors that means family dinner…

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…

Beef and Bean Enchiladas

Last week I had been craving for something a little spicy. I didn’t really fancy making a curry but thought I’d make it a Mexican…

Pasta with Tuna in Creamy Tomato Sauce

A little spicy, creamy and loaded with flavor is this easy pasta dish for weeknight family dinner –┬áPasta with Tuna in Creamy Tomato Sauce When…

Classic Glazed Ham

If you are a subscriber of our blog, then you probably already know that we are on holiday in Asia at the moment. I do…

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…

Country-Style Chicken Kiev

Tried and tested recipe for a delicious and super easy dish – Country-Style Chicken Kiev! The chicken comes out so tender and moist and perfectly…

Baked Chicken with Olives and Zucchini

Yay for Fall! That means the weather is cooler and we can finally turn our ovens on to bake and cook delicious meals for our…

Sauteed Chayote (Sayote Guisado)

When I was still in the Philippines and living with my family, this dish was on our table every week. We truly love all kinds…