- ► 2012 (260)
- Wanna ride a limo?
- I won
- Medical uniforms at Blue Sky
- Ginataang Alimasag: Crabs in coconut milk
- Wanna be in Hawaii
- Ginisang Ampalaya (Sauteed Bitter Melon)
- Scrubs all you want
- Ranch Life
- Suman Lagkit
- Shopping galore
- Suman Mode
- Paksiw na Tulingan
- On sweaters
- Chocolates Chip and Raisins Banana Cupcake
- Depositions and Litigation
- Sardines and misua soup with spinach
- Treats up for grabs
- Baked bacon wrapped potato w/spicy dipping sauce
- About home restorations
- On Calgary vacations
- ▼ October (21)
- ► 2010 (55)
- ► 2009 (37)
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I'm a big fond of this brand of instant noodles not just it taste good but the price is outstanding if you are on the budget! I love to ...
I am craving bulad or dried fish since last night! But didn't cook because the husband can not stand the aroma of it haha! I got the bul...
~ Manok Halang-Halang or Spicy Chicken~ Another inspired by my friend and i am craving and wanted to make one tomorrow! Recipe is easy as 1...
Snow is fun!! isn't it right? and to be exact, i am talking about ski boarding! ever since i am dreaming to experience the feeling when ...
Pan de coco is so popular in our country, you can have them in every time you want, meal time or snack time with a complimentary of your fav...
Whether we realize it or not television plays a big part in our lives. Who would want to stay all day long somewhere out there without a TV?...
You need: small cuts of chicken with bones 4 small sizes red potatoes 1/2 cup frozen green peas 1/4 cup green bell pepper 1 small tomato ...
Very obvious you know this! Since I am here in America, for the first time I found this kind of saging! haha. When i was in pinas... they c...
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It's great to know it's weekend again. Chill everyone!
This is by far one of my favorites seafood of all time and as well my specialty! Blue crabs in coconut milk concoction. It is really sure delicious. My families specialty during get together and welcoming family abroad. Saturday was my time to go to world market and seafood's store at Nashville so i grabbed a lot of stuff for my couple of weeks consumption of Filipino cuisines. Blue crabs are seasonal so glad when i got to the store they have them. Been craving for this in awhile.
- Rinse crabs really good, in a pot boiled them until they become red and at the same time your are cleaning them. Then set aside
- In different pot sauteed garlic, onion and tomato.
- Add the crabs, coconut milk and water let it boil and simmer for 10 minutes.
- Add salt and pepper, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, chili powder and the curry powder. Simmer till the liquid evaporate to half 20-30 minutes at the most.
- Last add the spinach and ketchup simmer for at least the leaves cooked. Then serve.
Who wants to visit the beautiful islands of Hawaii, raise your hands! We all do certainly. Hawaii is like the ultimate of all vacations. For beach lovers, it's like the perfect escapade, the most anticipated getaway they could ever had! Couple of years ago, my mother's good friend who likewise lives here in the United States, invited us to go with their family in Hawaii. She said they'll take care of everything, our stay at one of those Maui condos featured at MauiRealEstate.net. It's practical for group travelers like us because of the lesser rates. These condos and other properties, by the way, are for sale as well. If it happens you fell in love with the place and decided to stay. It would have been a nice get together for us after so many years of not seeing each other. Well, our plans didn't push through though because of circumstances. I still do hope our family gets to reunite with them someday soon. Anyway, if you wannabe in Hawaii too, you can search for places at the website mentioned earlier. Good rates they've got there.
Ampalaya or Bitter Melon in English is considered the most bitter among all the vegetables that's why the named it self comes from the bitter taste of it but i tell you that the vegetable is very nutritious and has many health uses for healing practice! It has a therapeutic properties and mostly use in Chinese medicine or herbal supplements. When you eat this you are sure healthy! Well this is famous cuisine for ampalaya just simple pinoy dish but delicious and full of nutrients and i so addicted with it. I love the tangy and bitterness of the dish and a little bit of saltiness of the shrimp paste that's what makes the dish famous!
- Crisp the slice bacon on a skillet. Then saute garlic, onion and tomato along with the bacon stir occasionally and simmer for 2 minutes.
- Meanwhile rinse the bitter melon with 1/2 tsp of salt in the water and press it as you can to get rid of the excess bitter taste of the veges.
- Pour to the sauteed skillet and stir them till everything marries together.
- Simmer for 5minutes or until the the vegetable is tender add salt and pepper to taste and paprika. Stir. Then add the shrimp paste simmer for about 2 minutes.
- Then lastly pour the beaten egg and stir until the egg is fully cooked. Done. Serve hot with plain rice.
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It was my dream becoming a nurse. I was supposed to take up nursing in collage but my love for travel outweigh it and so I ended up being a historian, lol! But I will always look up to anyone working in the medical field. Such a noble job that deserves praise. Not to mention they look so nice and descent with those uniforms of course.
Posted by Gaylord Campbell
We recently relocated to Texas. My husband and I bought a ranch when we retired. We always wanted to live on ranch and live the lifestyle, but both of our practices constantly kept us busy. When we turned fifty-five, we decided that it was time to sell our practices and use the money to by our ranch, which we named, Doc’s Ranch. Living on the ranch has definitely been an adjustment. We got Crystal Texas Wild Blue Service, a satellite internet service that would reach way out in the country where we are. We don’t get to see our friends too often, but we stay in touch with them through e-mail. We have also had to adjust to getting up so early to feed the animals. The rooster starts crowing at 5:30 AM most days! I haven’t been in the office until at least nine o’clock for the last thirty years! Although adjusting has been interesting, I wouldn’t change our new lifestyle for the world. We are truly living our Western dream.
These are the Suman i was craving about and i am in mode right now i make sure it will last me for a week to consume them. It is good than i expected because of the super sticky brown rice but it is really tasty. Here's the recipe if you wanted to know:
- Steam in the pot until the rice is cooked
- Let it cool
- Prepare the banana leaves
- Then spoon serving size of cooked sweet rice to prepared leaves
- Wrap it like you see on the photo above, repeatedly until all done
- Boil them at least 20 minutes. Serve with coffee or hot chocolate drinks
Not me though but a friend of mine. We chatted the other day and she was asking where to find good deals on women's apparel. Plus size clothing in particular because according to her, she can't seem to find trendy and fashionable clothing for big women. So anyway, she know very well am a certified online shopper and she's right. You see there are websites that literally serves as online malls because of the huge variety of products they have for their clients. In my friend's case, she's looking for plus size clubwear and dresses. I think she has an affair to attend and OneStopPlus by the way, have what she's been looking for. This pink pleated faux wrap dress avenue, is so nice, anyone will look as pretty as this dress upon wearing it. I think she did grabbed some jackets, cardigans, and coats as well because it's getting colder in their place. I bet she enjoyed her shopping! It's free shipping with them, you really can save more. I'm glad am able to help her by sharing useful links. You too can dropped by there too if you feel like shopping. Winks!
I was into pinoy food lately since we went to world market last Saturday i got the chance to grab some stuff for my carvings right now. I got few of them Chinese eggplants, bitter melon or shall we called it ampalaya, grab a medium size patola for my sardines/misua soup later, and few kinds of fish that the one i cook the paksiw out of it! Some blue crabs too! I have full week supply of pinoy food already, lol! Anyway, I bought Korean brown rice as well because been craving suman or biko in awhile so just took the advantage while am in that Asian store the other day. So today it's my second day for making suman supposedly i have done it yesterday already but the rice was so hard as rocks that it took me forever to steam it! I should have get the regular sweet rice but thought for a change and my folks in the PH mentioned that brown glutinous rice is a lot nicer than the white once! So i gave it a try just 48 years to boil them and so glad it cooked last night and now am wrapping it to the banana leaves for complete suman mode timely i still have tablea... perfect!
This is so popular in Filipino home cooking the paksiw as what we called it. We can use all kinds all fish but the best one is the tulingan or Mackerel in English term. Tulingan fish is boiled with garlic, onion and ginger with vinergar and water simmer it till the sauce soaked to the fish thoroughly then poured some vege oil so the flavor will marry altogether of course the salt and pepper corns always present. My grandmother has the best paksiw or we called it in visayan INUN-UNAN she made the best one and the entire family loves it! I use her recipe to make mine and i did a good job it is delicious just the way i like it!
- Heat oven to 350. Grease bottom of the muffin pan with cupcake cups.
- In large mixing bowl combine all the ingredients except the chocolate chips and raisins.
- Blend well on medium speed using electric mixer.
- Stir in chips and raisins.
- Pour batter into the prepared muffin pan
- Bake 350 F for 35 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.
- Cool for 1o minutes then remove cool completely before frosting
- Mix the whipping cream till foamy add the confectioner sugar and mashed bananas gradually.
- Drop couple of coloring continue mixing till mixture become stiff and start to decorate on top of the cupcake garnish with fresh strawberries on top if desire.
Those two words are so foreign to me. The thing I know though is that those two are related to the law and attorneys, in lawsuits and other legal matters. I think it's a process involving both parties. A process that uses a computer to record, gather, discover, to obtain all the facts and testimonies used in the court during trials. With this in mind, deposition and litigation are very serious matters which should be handled by experts. Depo Texas is one of the largest and most experienced deposition services and litigation support firms, serving Texas area for over 2 decades already. Their office is packed of the finest registered court reporters, interpreters, process servers, conference rooms, videoconferencing, state-of-the-art Internet deposition tools, and so much more. You can drop by their website to know more of what they do. As for me, in order for me to understand more about this legal matters, I think I should read articles about it first just like my husband he reads a lot so he understand every detail and information . Not bad though for someone who encountered these words for the first time right?
Have a happy, blessed week ahead everyone!
Finally was able to fix this dish that I've been longing it for 5 years but just can't get a chance or do favor to cook it until the other day! I am so glad that i put at least 2 sardines and misua in my lists of grocery at the Filipino store that my cousin did for me in seafood city, San Diego! Just thathe Asian store we have here is not as fresh as they've got there so i rather not get a lot of stuff and realizing it will go to waste besides i am the only one likes sardines for all we know we loves this stuff right no to doubt about that but the husband has no chance of eating them.
- can of sardines - $1.99
- 1/2 cup misua noodles - .50cents
- 1 clove chop garlic - .25cents
- half of onion chop finely .25cents
- 1 chop tomato -.25cents
- 8-10 spinach leaves - .25cents
- salt and pepper to taste
- a cup of water
Got to go, that's it for the update. See ya around folks!
One of my guilty pleasure besides chocolates! Well can't resist on bacon? surely it is good! I made baked bacon wrapped potato husband and I's favorite great appetizer bites to start up your meal or just watching TV. I mix my own sauce sour cream with sriracia i tell it was good and savory! Try it so you will know.
Sometimes, things happen that would lead some to restore their homes or properties. It may be because of fire, victims of natural disasters and stuff like that. It is important that the key to avoid stress is to avoid panicking, remain calm and think of a solution. Easier said than than isn't it? But let's not forget too that nowadays help can be available in a snap.
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Thanks for coming everyone! May we all have a beautiful and blessed week days ahead of us. Let our minds travel and wander. Winks!