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Updated Z’s College Wardrobe with 7 Outfits for Less Than ₱2200

Updated Z’s College Wardrobe with 7 Outfits for Less Than ₱2200

Updating the wardrobe doesn’t need to cost an arm and leg . Shopping for clothes can be one roller coaster ride. Sure it’s fun but it can also be depressing when you’ve spent a fortune for very few clothes. Thank goodness for trendy and cheaper…

Lightening the Mental Load

Lightening the Mental Load

The arduous task of planning and organizing the household is an invisible phenomenon called the mental load. Planning and organizing is an endless cycle in home management. Meal plans, organizing schedules, due dates, and managing the budget are only some of the things that require…

Cooking with Seasonal Produce #1: Calamansi in July

Cooking with Seasonal Produce #1: Calamansi in July

Eating seasonally is tastier, cheaper, healthier and promotes sustainable cooking. When I was learning how to cook, imported ingredients appeal the most to me. I would plan to cook dishes without considering if the ingredients are in season. I will then end up buying out…

3 Creative and Easy Recipes Using Pickled Mango

3 Creative and Easy Recipes Using Pickled Mango

In partnership with Pik-a-Pikel Pickled Mango Pickled Mango and Dilis Salad 2. Baked Mango Chicken Curry 3. Chili Mango Iced Green Tea

12 Friday Friendly Recipes for Lent

12 Friday Friendly Recipes for Lent

My version of Pinoy inspired Lent recipes to add to your Munggo Friday The Filipino kitchen has always been a melting pot of different cultures, it’s probably the reason why some of my dishes from this list may not look Pinoy because of the ingredients…

Easy Kare Kare

Easy Kare Kare

If you’re intimidated to cook some kare kare, my Easy Kare Kare recipe might change your mind. I have only learned how to cook Kare Kare about 10 years ago.This version is the easiest and the cheapest. Probably better than the ones you order in…

13 Shades of Adobo

13 Shades of Adobo

I’d write 50 Shades of Adobo but I’m 37 recipes short. To date, I have posted 13 kinds of  Adobo. I’m sure I cooked more than 13 versions already but since I only have 13 pictures with me to prove it, I’d probably just write…

Chicken Feet with Black Beans and Oyster Sauce

Chicken Feet with Black Beans and Oyster Sauce

Chicken Feet may be an acquired taste. But I think a major key to make it appealing is to make sure they are cooked tender.  We used to buy chicken feet dimsum in Chinese restaurants. I’ve always wondered why it was so expensive until I…

Gourmet Tinapa

Gourmet Tinapa

Here’s another Filipino food given an upgrade: tinapang galunggong soaked in oil and aromatics. Compared to gourmet tuyo, I find gourmet tinapa easier to cook. For one, tinapang galunggong is easier to flake.  I used 7 pcs of tinapang galunggong and I eyeballed the ingredients…

Corned Beef Caldereta

Corned Beef Caldereta

Have you heard of corned beef caldereta? I recently have, and it was so interesting I have to cook some.  I read about Delimondo Corned Beef Caldereta recently, and I am so intrigued by it. However ang layo nila para puntahan ko. Kaya nagresearch ako…

Easy Cheesecake

Easy Cheesecake

Sometimes, I bake too! When I was younger, I bake more than I cook. Tinamad na lang ako ngayon. Pero si V talaga would always ask me to bake. Nirequest nya to last month. Ngayon ko lang nagawa 😂 Nagdala ako sa office ng isang…

Three Egg Omelette

Three Egg Omelette

We know of three cheese pizza and sandwiches, but have you had a three-egg omelette?  This is another interesting thing to make with eggs. It’s easy and it is very tasty. Some people use century egg, but since I am not a fan of century…