WINE AND PIZZA AL FRESCO AT TRATTORIA LA PIAZZETTA IN ROCKWELL, METRO MANILA.

Rockwell is my favourite neighbourhoods in Metro Manila especially now when streets have been decorated in the holiday spirit.

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THE WHOLESOME TABLE IN SALCEDO VILLAGE, MAKATI.


One of the many reasons we love Salcedo village is its proximity to cozy cafes, bars and restaurants.

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WE CONSIDER CARTEL DELI’S THE BEST AFFOGATO AL CAFE IN METRO MANILA.

PSX_20181023_102527.jpg”Affogato”, an Italian word that basically means ”drowned” is an Italian coffee-based dessert. It usually takes the form of a scoop of vanilla or fior di latte gelato or ice cream topped or “drowned” with a shot of hot espresso. Read more

BAKED MEDITERRANEAN VEGETABLES SALAD.

wp-1534290541147..jpgMeet my favorite salad. I could eat this every day for the rest of my life. I love its simplicity and how you can prepare all the ingredients and store in the fridge for a couple of days. I always have baked eggplant and red bell pepper in the fridge and whenever I feel like having salad, I simply toss them in my lettuce, drizzle some olive oil and voila. It is healthy, delicious, colorful and brings together different flavors and textures. Read more

FRITTELLE DI RISO DI SAN GIUSEPPE.

unnamed-1Frittelle di riso di San Giuseppe [Tuscan Rice Fritters For St. Joseph] are basically sweet little puffs of deep-fried rice pudding. They are commonly prepared on March 19th which is Italian Father’s Day and the feast of Saint Joseph’s. Recipes vary from region to region in Italy.  Read more

HAPPINESS IS EATING CHOCOLATE CAKE TOGETHER.

unnamedMy son loves all things chocolate. Yesterday afternoon when he was out playing I decided to try out this new recipe I found on Food and Wine. The recipe is quick and easy using very basic ingredients, you will most probably have most of them at home already. The result is a beautiful, moist, chocolatey cake. Read more

SPAGHETTI FRITTATA.

PSX_20180312_150002I am terrible at measuring spaghetti. I always end up with either more or very less. Estimation is not my forte! To my rescue, with this creative way of using left-over cooked spaghetti or pasta I don’t have to worry anymore. If anything, I intentionally cook more spaghetti as a lazy day back-up plan. It is easy peasy to prepare and very filling making it perfect for brunch, lunch or dinner.  Read more

FRIDAY NIGHT OUT AT PAPER MOON – MANILA, PHILIPPINES.

unnamed-12Nestled atop of Knightsbridge Residence in Makati, Paper Moon Manila offers its visitors an extraordinary dining experience.  The restaurant’s elegantly understated spacious interior combined with beautiful Italian background music creates a relaxing ambiance, perfect for all occasions. Read more

I SMELL COOKIES

unnamedI am a huge fan of cookies, so much that my morning coffee is never complete without a crumbly or chewy cookie on the side. Today I am sharing my favourite, go-to oatmeal cookies recipe. It is easy to make, delicious and you can throw in so many different things. This time I tossed in a handful of flaxseeds but feel free to substitute with some nuts, raisins, cranberries or even chocolate chips.  Read more