Chicken Recipe Round-Up From Around the World

Winner, winner, chicken dinner!!! Who doesn’t eat chicken, other than vegans? Even people who have allergies have eaten chicken. There are so many breeds of chicken.  In the Philippines we have our own famous breed called “NATIVE CHICKENS”.  They come from provinces across the country and are  famous for their flavor and reduced fat. Chicken across the country; across the sea; and across the world; chicken is everywhere!  Today I’m going to give you a round-up of chicken recipes ...

15 Cheap Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Thanksgiving is in a couple of weeks, that means the kids will be out of school for the very long weekend.  Keep them busy making fun inexpensive Thanksgiving crafts while you're busy in the the kitchen preparing that delicious Thanksgiving Day meal.   You can also set a kids' Thanksgiving table for your little guests and keep them entertained making their own craft projects to take home. Many of these kid's crafts are made using things you have at home or inexpensive supplies you can ...

Host a Cookie Exchange! Free Cookie Recipes!

The holidays aren't complete without cookies!  Lots, and lots of cookies! Cookies are not one of my favorite things to make, but every year at this time I get out my cookie sheets and make several types of cookies.  It's a lot of work! To cut down on some work and still get a variety of cookies it's a great idea to have a cookie exchange.  Invite friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers for a couple of fun filled hours to get together and exchange their favorite ...

Cheesy Chili Mac Recipe!

Cheesy Chili Mac is usually served during rainy and cold seasons. It is packed with vitamins and minerals that is good for your kids. Besides of its very easy to prepare and to cook, it is also a budget meal and 100% sure that your kids going to love this and beg for more cause it tastes cheesy rich and flavorful. This is my version of Cheesy Chili Mac Recipe!Enjoy!   Ingredients: 2 ½ cups uncooked macaroni noodles 1 cup frozen corn kernels 15 oz. can kidney beans 1 ½ ...

Getting Around from the Mykonos Cruise Port

Your on a dream Mediterranean Cruise aboard one of the megaships that sail the seas these days and your ship is headed for Mykonos; what now? I know you're ready to hit the beaches, shops, and restaurants on this wonderful Greek Island.  But first you have to get off the ship and actually get to where you want to go.  Before you can do that you need to determine exactly where your ship is docking or if it's even docking at all. Cruise ships will either dock at the new Mykonos Cruise Port ...

Round-Up of Filipino Fiesta Dishes!!!

In the Philippines we have a celebration called “FIESTA”, FEAST in English. Every Municipality and Barangay has their own Fiesta, every Municipality and  Barangay has their own Saint to Represent, for example, our Barangay represents the famous St. Isidore the Farmer. We call it our “PATRON” St. Isidore. Every year in our Barangay, we have 2 days to celebrate, 1st day, we call it Dusperaz and the second day is the Fiesta, I don’t know why it’s 2 days, you’re wondering why? Me ...

Plan Your Cool Christmas Photo Cards Now!

Do you love to send Christmas Photo Cards like we do?  You know those personalized cards with pictures of your and the family?   We love to send Christmas Photo Cards, it's a great way to give family and friends updates.   I love to receive them too!  It's always a pleasure to see how everyone is doing and wonder how much the kids have grown from year to year. But many folks tend to make Christmas Photo Cards at the last minute donning  Santa hats and calling it a day.  Then they ...

DIY Thanksgiving Buffet Table – Free Printables

The Thanksgiving table can get very crowded.  What with the turkey, side dishes, gravy, and sauces, there's no place for anyone to actually sit down and eat! I solved this problem long ago by setting up a Thanksgiving Buffet Table for all the food and having an adult table as well as a kids' table. Depending on the space you have and the number of guests you are expecting this could take some doing. You might consider setting up different stations or bars; appetizer, sides, desserts, and ...

Roasting the Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey

This time of year I get hungry for a juicy turkey dinner!  It's no wonder, Thanksgiving is right around the corner.  It's about the only time of year that I roast a whole turkey. I still remember my first time roasting a turkey, I had no idea what to do.  Over the years I've perfected it, and my family expects a Thanksgiving feast every year. In recent years deep frying turkeys have been real popular.  I've heard deep fried turkeys are delicious, but in our family you don't experiment ...

Barcelona – 10 Things Not to Miss in Barcelona

Barcelona is the cosmopolitan capital of the Catalonia region of Spain.  Barcelona is known for its architecture and art, and of course Catalan cuisine which is not the same as Spanish cuisine. Located on the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is blessed with sub-tropical climate and is pleasant year round.  It is a favorite port for cruise ships on the Med route.  It's a lively city filled with whimsical architecture, world class sports venues (it did host the 1992 Summer Olympic Games), ...