Bacon & Dates Brussels Sprouts

My brother sent me a picture of a stalk full of Brussels sprouts that he got for for like £2 or something outrageous like that. I was sooooo jealous. One little tiny carton here that contains maybe 12 sprouts costs at least twice as much! They’re usually quite dried and shriveled during the regular times of […]

Sinigang na Baboy (Tamarind Soup with Pork Belly)

Soup, soup, soupitty soup. How is it I’ve never had sinigang when I love soup this much? Where have you been all my life, Sinigang dear? This soup was created for me. Perfectly created for me. (I sometimes like to imagine that ethnic foods from other countries were created for me. Uh huh..) It’s always awesome […]

Brussels Sprouts with Crispy Onion

HAPPY 2015!! It’s a brand new year with brand new beginnings & brand new opportunities. Who knows what will happen this time around. It’s the last year of my 20s. A little bit of a reality check to realize how fast my 20s zoomed past. Will the 30s be as quick & unpredictable? The Lord will be […]

Spice Roasted Purple Sweet Potato & Broccoli (with ESSIE Spice)

I’ve been unwell for the past few days and cooking is just…. ugh. Just because I haven’t got much of an appetite doesn’t mean I don’t cook though. There’s a husband to feed and then there’s medicine that can only be taken after meals. So regardless, food is gonna have to get made to feed […]

Packed Lunch #18: Quinoa Salad

When we were young, we used to throw the words “Best Friends Forever” very freely, innocently & sincerely. We knew little of the world,  tasted barely a wisp of life, met but a few people. In those days protected by the environments that be, we promise primary or secondary school friends that we’d always remember […]