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Homemade Taho (Soy Pudding) Filipino Recipe!!!

Taho is made from extra soft tofu with the texture of silky custard, sweetened with brown sugar simple syrup and topped with tapioca pearls. Taho is a Philippine street food sold by magtataho “peddlers”. They sell it early in the morning, till afternoon, it’s a very yummy snack and a good source of energy to start your day. This treat is a breakfast staple and also a very satisfying comfort food and very easy to prepare and to cook. Since this sweet treat is of Chinese origin, try ...

Healthy Super Bowl Snacks

Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend and many of us are busy stocking up on snacks for game day.   I know the "normal" Super Bowl snacks include chips and dips, fried and battered chicken wings, and a bunch of other tidbits that can easily make your arteries cry "TIME OUT" and "FOUL". Yes for some game day is their one day to indulge, or "pig out" on unhealthy snacks, but Super Bowl Snacks, or any snack for that matter don't have to be unhealthy to be good.  Here are some healthy Super Bowl ...

Super Bowl Snack Recipes

Super Bowl Sunday is on February 5.  Just about everyone I know is looking forward to the big day.  The Game of course is the main event, but many of us are waiting for the half-time show and the commercials.  Whether sport fan or not I think we can all agree that a big part of that Sunday revolves around the Super Bowl Snacks we will all be munching on during the game. Here are some great snack ideas and recipes for Super Bowl Snacks, most can be made ahead of time so you can get out of ...

Cheddar Biscuits Recipe – Just Like Red Lobster’s! (Well Almost)

I have to admit I'm not really a big fan of Red Lobster.  As far as seafood restaurants go there are many better ones than this big box chain.  But every so often I drag my husband, who does not eat seafood at all, to suffer thru a meal mediocre meal of chicken or steak at our local Red Lobster.  I don't go for their seafood dishes at all, I go because I have a craving for their famous Cheddar Bay Biscuits! I love those melt in your mouth buttery cheddar biscuits served fresh from their ...

Chicken Potato Salad (Filipino Style) Recipe!!!

Chicken Potato Salad Recipe is a yummy and luscious main dish or side dish that is perfect for any Filipino occasions like Christmas, New Year’s Eve, fiestas, birthdays and etc. Making a healthy and attractive main course is way too easy with the Filipino Chicken Potato Salad Recipe. Since it is a quick-fix dish that gets done in a matter of time, feel like an expert in your kitchen. This recipe is ideal if you are planning to have chicken potato salad for lunch. Simply prepare it in the ...

The Ultimate Movie Popcorn Mix

I'm sure everyone is familiar with movie nights, but why should it be limited to nights?  There are days when snuggling up to watch a good movie or two is just what's needed! Specially when you can munch on my Ultimate Movie Popcorn Mix! Last week the grandsons and I went to the movies to see the latest Star Wars flick, Rogue One.  We enjoyed it and left trying to place this movie in it's place in the Star Wars story.  This led us to decide we'd need to watch ALL the Star Wars movies in ...

The Ultimate Comfort Food – Grilled Cheese Sandwiches & Creamy Tomato Soup

For many of you the weather has become quite cold and snowy, winter has definitely set in.  Those of us in Hawaii are lucky enough to have good weather although our temperatures have dropped to the high 50s to low 60s; and for us that's pretty cold! Well in our house cooler weather means it's time to bring out the comfort food.  And what is more comforting than good old Grilled Cheese Sandwiches? The gooey goodness of melted cheese oozing from two slices of perfectly grilled bread brings ...

Siopao – Filipino Steamed Pork Bun (Pork Asado filling)

Siopao literally means “steamed bun”  with yummy meat fillings. It is a famous Chinese-Filipino snack or street food.  It's mainly sold in Chinese restaurants or by sidewalk vendors in the Philippines. Pork Asado Siopao or Steamed Pork Bun is the most popular type  and a favorite of many Filipinos including me. There are many kinds of fillings that can be used in this siopao recipe but pork asado is the most popular one. Making siopao or steamed pork bun is not as difficult as ...

Easy Holiday Bark Recipe

Are you still looking for a quick and easy holiday treat to make for family and friends?  Or maybe to give as gifts to friends and neighbors?  This Easy Holiday Bark recipe is the one for you! Really!  This Easy Holiday Bark is just that EASY!  It needs just 2 basic ingredients and whatever toppings you have in the pantry.  It's a great holiday kitchen craft for the kids to make, it's that easy!  All you need is a microwave and aluminum foil. And trust me your family and friends will ...

Homemade Lollipops for Christmas

Are you looking for a cheap and easy treat for the holidays?  Well look no further!  These Homemade Lollipops will do the trick! Homemade lollipops are super cheap and super easy to make. It requires just 2 basic ingredients! (3 if  you want to add flavoring). And sprinkles! More than likely you'll have everything you need in your pantry, sugar and corn syrup. Years ago I made  lollipops using metal molds that resembled cookie cutters with a hole for the stick on the bottom.  I don't ...