Monthly Archives: October 2011

Picnic Lunch

I would really love to go on a picnic but the weather is unpredictable we may not enjoy the activity with intermittent rain showers especially in mid-afternoon. We can bring raincoats or marmot jackets on a picnic but the rain will just spoil the fun. If the plan pushes through, I’ll prepare the kids’ favorite…

Food storage

A mother’s instinct sometimes dictates the choices that we make about healthy food intake, clothes to wear or activities to keep the young ones amused. In terms of food preparation, moms know the functional tools in the kitchen that makes life easier for them. Tools such as food keepers ensure the quality of food served…

BBQ Boy’s Jumbo Chicharon Miki-bihon

My son and I had an early dinner at BBQ Boy while waiting for the lab test result at the FEU-NRMF Medical Center in Fairview. We had two orders of classic barbecue (P69 per order) and sago’t gulaman (P20 per order). We also bought BBQ Boy’s bestseller Jumbo Chicharon Miki-bihon as our pasalubong to my…

Salsa dip recipe

A neighbor gave us this delicious salsa dip last week. I’ll attempt making my own salsa one of these days. For homemade salsa, here’s what you need: 3 chopped tomatoes 1/2 cup fine diced onions 5 finely chopped Serrano chilies 1/2 cup of chopped fresh cilantro 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons lime juice Procedure: Mix…