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  • Sriracha Shrimp Scampi

    Sriracha Shrimp Scampi

    This sriracha shrimp scampi is a zesty twist on a classic! Seasoned with chili sauce, white wine, lemon juice, and garlic, it’s delicious as an appetizer or main dish. If you love the big, bold taste of sizzling gambas, then this Sriracha shrimp scampi is for you! Spicy and garlicky, both dishes are easy to make […]

  • Cucumber Lime Smoothie

    Cucumber Lime Smoothie

    Cucumber Lime Smoothie is a low-calorie drink you’ll love year-round. It’s super easy to make and deliciously tart and refreshing! Bright and early this morning, G was off to Sam’s Club to buy a couple of cases of water and a few household essentials we were running out of. As he headed for the door, […]

  • How to Make Shrimp Stock

    How to Make Shrimp Stock

    Forget about buying shrimp stock! It’s easy and cheaper to make your own at home. Save those heads and shells and turn them into a rich, flavorful stock to use in your favorite recipes. Meat or seafood stock adds incredible flavor to soups, stews, and sauces. While it might be more convenient to use store-bought, […]

  • Instant Pot Boba Milk Tea

    Instant Pot Boba Milk Tea

    Craving milk tea? Now you can easily make your favorite boba drink at home using the Instant Pot! It’s ready in minutes and requires only six ingredients! Instant Pot is one of my favorite kitchen gadgets and I’m super excited to grow the number of pressure cooker recipes on the blog. And what better way […]

  • How to Caramelize Sugar in the Microwave

    How to Caramelize Sugar in the Microwave

    Craving milk tea? Now you can easily make your favorite boba drink at home using the Instant Pot! It’s ready in minutes and requires only six ingredients! Instant Pot is one of my favorite kitchen gadgets and I’m super excited to grow the number of pressure cooker recipes on the blog. And what better way […]

  • Toyomansi Pork Chops

    Toyomansi Pork Chops

    Toyomansi Pork Chops Toyomansi Pork Chops are a Filipino-style dish seasoned with soy sauce, calamansi juice, and garlic. They’re quick and easy to make yet pack amazing flavor perfect with steamed rice! If there’s one thing I’ve learned in the many years I worked in a kitchen is that food doesn’t have to be complicated […]

  • Chop Suey with Tofu and Shiitake Mushrooms

    Chop Suey with Tofu and Shiitake Mushrooms

    Chop Suey with Tofu and Shiitake Mushrooms is a stir-fry dish made with tender-crisp broccoli, carrots, cabbage, tofu, and mushrooms. It’s a healthy, delicious and vegan you’ll feel good serving the whole family. Growing up, I was what you would call a Dennis the Menace, a little rascal. It was not that I got myself […]

  • Chop Suey

    Chop Suey

    Want a quick and easy meal that’s as tasty as it’s healthy? Chop Suey needs to be on your regular meal rotation! It tastes as good as it look! This vegetable dish is a festive and delicious addition to family dinners or special occasions. It’s packed with vitamins and minerals for a healthy and nutritious […]

  • Ube Mamon Preparation

    Ube Mamon Preparation

    Ube Mamon are soft bites of heaven! Moist, fluffy, and delightfully flavored with ube, these mini sponge cakes make the perfect snack or dessert. Ube Mamon are one of my favorite baked treats to stock up on. I usually keep half a dozen in the freezer for a filling midday snack or when unexpected guests […]

  • Chinese Pearl Balls

    Chinese Pearl Balls

    Meaty and juicy with sticky rice coating, these Chinese Pearl Balls are super yummy and bursting with flavor. They’re the perfect addition to a Chinese New Year celebration or any holiday menu. Filipino New Year celebrations are steeped in tradition and superstitions. I remember being a young child in tow as my mother frantically scoured […]