Miss Fitrum – Nikko Santos

I love youtube. It brings us precious moments like this that can’t be missed. Miss Nikko Santos you now join the elite group of Melanie Marquez, Janina San Miguel and Alyssa Milano as Filipino stars of youtube. Thank you for bringing us such joy and shame. Watch and laugh. Thanks to Elisa for sharing this! […]

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Best Chocolate Cake at Classic Confections


It’s all Jeanne’s fault. She had to let me try the best chocolate cake I’ve ever eaten in my life. When I saw the box labeled Classic Confections I knew I had to see their store and check out their other cakes. The chance came last Sunday when we ate at Tapella which was also […]

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The Jackson 5 in Manila, 1976


The Jackson 5 came to Manila in February 1976 for a series of concerts called Love Jive, held at the Folk Arts Theater and the Araneta Coliseum. They  performed on six consecutive days. To promote their concerts they guested in the TV show called Student Canteen hosted by Eddie Ilarde, Bobby Ledesma and Coney Reyes. […]

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Does God Exist?


This video is spreading through Facebook. Take time to watch it.

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Dinner at Tapella Restaurant


Last weekend has been good for my blog but very bad for my diet. Last night the same group who ate at Yedang decided to eat out again. I suggested Tapella in Greenbelt 5 since I love paella and wanted to try their manchego paella. I didn’t know Tapella was owned by Gaudi. The place […]

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Healthy non-fat good ice cream?


  The picture above is banana ice cream made with only frozen bananas and nothing else! According to the kitchn all you need to do is freeze some bananas  then puree them in a blender or food processor until it’s smooth and gooey. This I’ve got to try.  It’s perfect when you still have a […]

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Yedang Korean Restaurant again


I’ve been on a diet for a week now. I only ate a small chicken pie for breakfast and a pb&j sandwich for lunch today. By 5 pm I was so hungry already. I was about to cook dinner when Rochelle called and asked if I wanted to eat at Yedang Korean restaurant. I immediately […]

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Vera Electric Kettle by Casa Bugatti


I love to drink tea. I collect all kinds of tea from the tea bag kind, sleep teas, fruit teas and exotic loose leaf white tea from China. I also collect really thin glass tea pots and cups. But I use a plastic kettle I bought from Makro for P600 or $12 to boil water. […]

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Jollibee Chicken Barbecue


I saw this sign outside Jollibee Greenhills right across V-mall. That means Jollibee new product is out. After all the ads teasing us, today we learn it’s Jollibee Chicken Barbecue, a welcome addition for the health conscious eaters who think there are no healthy options in fastfood restaurants. The menu board is full of chicken […]

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Dinner at Choi Garden


We had a special dinner at Choi Garden last Saturday to welcome the 2 grandsons of our host who came home for a short vacation and a break from their studies in the US. Naturally we had to let them try our favorite Chinese restaurant, Choi Garden. Some of the dishes here were also featured […]

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