Healthy Breakfast Shake 1

I love having shakes for a meal sometimes, especially for breakfast. Shakes help me keep a balanced diet and from over eating. For those who have busy mornings or just don’t like to eat a heavy breakfast a shake is a great choice. You can even make your shake the night before to save time. Now,…

The Secret to Brussel Sprouts: Bacon, Butter, and Sugar

I have found in cooking, there has to be a balance of eating healthy and indulging. I have noticed this more so when it comes to cooking vegetables or side dishes. For instance, now that I am older one of my favorites things to eat are brussel sprouts, which is funny because as a kid I…

Pumpkin+Muffin= Breakfast

Math equations and pumpkin pie always remind me of my dad.  First, my dad is a math genius and second, my dad always makes the best pumpkin pie during Thanksgiving.  During the holidays I wasn’t able to go home and visit my family, which of course made me sad because I missed out on the…

Lumpia

I know it’s been  awhile since I’ve posted on this blog.  The holidays were so busy with guests, travel, and events.  Now that things have finally settled down I figured that it would be a good time to post something. A popular dish in Filipino culture is lumpia.  Traditionally, lumpia is a fried delicacy, but for…