Filipino Coconut Chicken Curry

Gluten-free, paleo-friendly, healthy and delicious is this Filipino-style coconut chicken curry flavored with fresh ginger and other spices. We added some sweet potatoes and bell peppers for extra nutrition and yum!

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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!

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Lumpia (Filipino Vegetarian Spring Rolls)

These crunchy and delicious spring rolls – Lumpia – are the perfect appetizers for any party and great for snacking, too. This can be made vegetarian or a little meat may be added, too.

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Cassava Cake with Creamy Custard Topping

With a soft and spongy texture, flavored with coconut and condensed milk and then topped with a creamy vanilla custard sauce – your taste buds will dance with joy with each bite of this favorite Filipino delicacy.

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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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Chicken and Pork Adobo

To say that I love Adobo is an understatement! I live Adobo! The proof – this is my 4th version of this famous Philippine national…

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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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Daing na Bangus (Milkfish marinated in Vinegar and Garlic)

Milkfish marinated in seasoned vinegar and garlic and then fried to perfection! This classic Asian fish dish is favorite for breakfast or any time of…

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Strawberry Bread

During the papal visit in the Philippines (January 2015), three working days were declared holidays. Sandwiched in these days is a weekend so there was…

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Lechon Paksiw (Stewed Roast Pork)

Happy 2015!!! It seems forever since I last posted here. Please pardon my prolonged absence as my family and I have been on a much…

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Mango Guyabano (Soursop) Smoothie

My mom is quite the health enthusiast. Ok, not the obsessive one but the kind who tried her best to ensure that only the best…

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