Ssamjang is a spicy paste used in Korean cuisines such as samgyeopsal (grilled pork belly) and seogogi gui (grilled beef).While you can buy a pre-made spicy dipping sauce in Korean grocery stores, it is cheaper and healthier if you do it yourself! Ingredients: 1/4 cup doenjang (fermented soybean paste) Korean condiments and spices are often … More Homemade Ssamjang Recipe — Samgyeopsal Dipping Sauce
You don’t need to be a pro to make a cheesecake. But, if you are making the no-bake version it’s important that you use the right ingredients to make sure your cheesecake filling will set. Do not use an all-purpose cream as a substitute for the whipping cream, otherwise you’ll have a hard time getting the … More No Bake Cheesecake Recipe
I always cook buttered corn whenever we crave for a corn dish so for a change, I tried cooking the corn differently by adding more herbs and spices to add extra flavor to it. Best served with a cold bottle of beer! (lol) Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 cup ears corn. 2 tbsp olive oil 1 large … More Oven-Baked Buttered Corn With Bell Pepper and Cheese
My college friend Hacel went home to the Philippines to spend her vacation so we decided to meet up.It’s been a long time since we all traveled together and it’s a nice opportunity to catch up with each other. We’ve decided to go to Magalawa Island, a small Island located in Palauig, Zambales. Magalawa Island not … More Magalawa Island, Zambales Review
We always serve shrimp during special occasions such as the Feast of Saints, Christmas, New Year and Birthdays. Typically, we boil it or mix it with vegetables so, for a change I decided to infuse it with herbs and put it in the oven! Just like parsley, fennel and cumin, the herb Dill belongs to the … More Lemon-Dill Shrimp Recipe
It was our fifth year anniversary so my husband and I opted to make it extra special by travelling abroad. It’s our first time to travel without the kids so it’s like a second honeymoon (lol). We went to Nongsa, Batam, Indonesia. From Singapore, you need to take a 45-minute boat ride to get to … More Jay and Pie Travels To Batam Indonesia: Turi Beach Resort!
Raw food makes my palate happy. I love eating sashimi, fresh oysters, kinilaw na pugita and kinilaw na dilis. I don’t know about you, but the taste of the sea is something I find hard to resist. I first had a taste of Kinilaw na Dilis when my uncle prepared it for lunch when I was a kid. Everyone was hesitant to … More Kinilaw na Dilis Recipe! My All Time Fave
After planning for weeks, we finally went to Dasol Pangasinan! We never thought that the travel time is much more than what we expected. After travelling for eternity, we finally reached the Tambobong white beach. Be warned, Tambobong is located in a remote area and you’ll pass by a steep zigzag before you get to your … More Tambobong White Beach- Dasol Pangasinan, A Beauty In Hiding..