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Anti-Depression Foods: Carbohydrate List
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Anti-Depression Foods: Carbohydrate List

Carbohydrates are often the volume filler that makes you feel you’ve had a satisfying meal. There are three categories of carbs: sugar, starch, and fiber. You generally want to aim for the more complex, less processed carb sources. The problem is that simpler ...
Sambal Petai (Chilli Smelly Beans)
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Sambal Petai (Chilli Smelly Beans)

According to wiki, there’s a whole string of names for it Parkia Speciosa (scientific), bitter bean, smelly bean (English), Sataw (Thai), Petai (Malay & Indonesian) These delectable beans are one of God’s strange creation, you either love it or hate it;...
Familiar Flavors at Abe’s Farm
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Familiar Flavors at Abe’s Farm

I grew up in a household in Angeles City that places a high premium on what we eat: ingredients, cooking techniques, slow food, palatial delights. Nothing is served below these requirements. Taking my taste buds away from home, I started a journey that has ex...
El Cangrejo, a story of crabs and steaks
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El Cangrejo, a story of crabs and steaks

I cannot imagine the horrors of overeating! But overeat I did! Good thing it was a lunch affair... Here's the scoop on my satisfying indulgence. El Cangrejo, tucked away inside a restaurant compound along Sgt. Esguerra in Quezon City, might look simple and un...
The meal that saved Chinese food
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The meal that saved Chinese food

It exists! A good high quality Chinese meal on the average price.  IN METRO MANILA! It's been years since my last visit. I might not like the interiors but I love the food and the price. At 6pm, we had all the wait's attention all to ourselves. Salivate......