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My Momma’s Extra Cheesy and Creamy Pasta

I love pasta dishes. They’re just one of the easiest things to make. You just need to boil the pasta into perfection, whip up some sauce and voila, it’s good to go! So let me share one of my favorite pasta dishes, it’s sort of […]

My Chicken Teriyaki with Soju Recipe

It’s time to get cooking again! This time, I am going to share my Chicken Teriyaki with Soju recipe. I bet you guys are already cringing, especially those who uses mirin and sake for their teriyaki dish! According to my research for if you don’t have sake […]

Goring’s Pancit Palabok in Dagupan City: My Tummy’s Verdict

It was my baby sister’s 15th birthday, and she asked me to buy Pancit Palabok for her celebration. Because I am not familiar with the different restaurants in Dagupan city, I searched for restos the day before the celebration. Fortunately, I came across Goring’s Pancit Palabok. […]

Arroz Caldo on a Cold Night

Baguio City is the perfect place to have a warm bowl of Arroz Caldo. My sister loves it when I cook Arroz Caldo, and to attest to that joy, she often leaves no trace of it in only a few hours. For those of you […]

Walking Around Dagupan City, My Old Hometown

Walking Around Dagupan City, My Old Hometown

I was born and raised in Dagupan City. I spent the majority of my pre-college life here.  Back then, I lived in this area, where apparently being underwater for a month or more is a norm.  It was really uncomfortable especially when my sisters and I had […]

My Mom’s Two Acts of Random Kindness

My mother taught me, if someone did something nice to you, make sure that you do the same to another person. I’m never actually sure how to verify if the people I did good deeds to passed on something inspiring to others. However, I know for […]

5 Things the ‘Inside Out’ Movie Taught Me

5 Things the ‘Inside Out’ Movie Taught Me

I wasn’t able to catch Inside Out movie in the cinemas, so last night, when it premiered in Star Movies, I watched it, and there were plenty of things that I took note of. I have always been a fan of Disney-Pixar films because they have […]

My Go-To Burger Joint: Big Boss Burger-Dagupan

My Go-To Burger Joint: Big Boss Burger-Dagupan

Working as a freelance online worker has many perks. One of these perks  is having enough spare time for me to visit food stalls and restaurants. Every once in awhile, I go out to blow off some steam and find something delightful to munch on. […]

Thoughts on D’ Backyard Grill Cafe, Dagupan

Thoughts on D’ Backyard Grill Cafe, Dagupan

So last week , I went out to process my ID’s and my visa card. While I successfully processed my IDs, the cards weren’t available yet. It was really so tiring to go from one office to another, so after I finished processing what was […]

An Open Letter To The Man Who Let Go

To The Man Who Let Go, I would miss that look in your eye, that smile, your laughter and even the way you annoy me in far too many ways. There’s so much I would definitely miss. I would miss the friendship that we had. […]