Christmas-y Nutty Banana Cake Squares

  Who said that you can’t create Christmas spirit with simple banana cake squares? I beg to differ! As I was talking to Heather, my new 19 year old blogger/friend the other day that I was about to bake something pronto for our church, I made a second batch and made a mistake with the…

Blueberry Banana Bread

Hey, guys! I need to bake something for our church, pronto! We have a Thanksgiving pot luck after the Filipino mass at 2pm today, no time to shop but since a have a bounty of ripe bananas, I figured, banana bread but a different kind. So let  us not wait any further, check out the…

Boeuf Bourguignon (Recipe created by Julia Child)

I just love Julia Child’s French cooking most especialy this hard to spell Boeuf Bourguignon, her signature dish. Whenever I wanted to impress someone with my food dish and I got a lot of time, this is what I usually prepare. Even the toughest beef chuck will be as soft as a fillet mignon, the…

Beets for Hummus

Couldn’t believe that healthy can be this delicious. Some people put tahini but mine has none and for my preference I like it that way but still a win-win accomplishment, this is plant-based food again not animal based artery clogging foods. So lets gather up our ingredients and start preparing it right away but you…

Pizzazz on My Own Pizza!

  I previously posted Impromtu Pizza but did not walk you through a lot of things. Everybody loves pizza that originated from Naples, Campania, Italy. The beauty of creating your own pizza toppings is just amazing, you can make it vegetarian or with Salami or chicken for meat lovers. As you can see, I already…

Empanaditas

Mini empanadas, “empanaditas,” are a really popular street food throughout the world, and the shapes and fillings vary from country to country. An empanada is a stuffed bread or pastry, and its name is derived from the Spanish/Portuguese verb “empanar,” meaning to wrap or to coat. Many countries with Spanish influence like the Philippines have…

Sweet and Spicy Nuts

Got this recipe many years ago from a magazine and it’s been one of my holiday gifts to give to family and friends, and once they start nibbling they said that they couldn’t stop most especially paired with iced cold beer or their favorite wine while watching their favorite Neflix program like Anthony Bourdain: Parts…

Roast Beets with Veggie Balls on Flatbread

  Ikea, here you are again and again! And vegetarians! You haven’t been forgotten…what with the holidays coming after Halloween. I don’t have any naan, but I’ve got flatbreads from Trader Joe’s. Hang on and we will bake the bloody beets for 1 hour first. They’re scrumptious!!! Ingredients are few in number, but the process…