Because Birthdays Are Special

Birthdays are special. You're not getting old, you're getting awesome!!! 🙂 Last weekend was the husband's birthday and our celebration was simple, intimate and classy. 😉 We started Saturday morning, he was unboxing presents. Thanks to the wish list he made for me, shopping was not a struggle. 😀 I enjoyed watching him opening all [...]


Thanksgiving Day + Black Friday Shopping

Happy Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday All!!! How was your Thanksgiving Day? Have you done all your Black Friday shopping? I bet you enjoyed all the different deals from all the shops in the mall or online. There's still Cyber Monday so hang in there! 🙂 The husband shopped some winter socks this morning for [...]

Expat’s Simple Joys: Food Cravings, Dried Squids

There are days when I crave for Filipino food. Some days are manageable, I can get some substitutes. But there are days where I couldn't ignore it and no substitute can every satisfy my taste buds. hashtagtruestory Yesterday, I was extremely craving for spicy lechon belly (roasted pig) and puso (hanging rice). And I wanted to [...]

Golden Valley Brewery & Pub

It's been a while since our last "sundate". We went to a new place for dinner this time and since we were hungry early, we went there around 3pm. The husband had a Pulled Pork Sandwich with Fries. And I had Carlton Farmers Baby Back Ribs with Garlic Fries and Coleslaw.   I tried husband's [...]

Baked Chicken + Carrots

Hello all! I'm about to share a delicious, healthy, easy to prepare food that you can make at home. It's been a week and a half already since I started this healthy lifestyle. 😉 I'm not on a diet, actually my goal is to gain a little. So I am doing exercise and eating the [...]

Moist Cheddar-Garlic Oven Fried Chicken Breast

Presenting moist cheddar-garlic oven fried chicken breast, lovely made by yours truly. From our kitchen to yours! 🙂     Got the recipe from my favorite recipe website, Ingredients, measurements and directions can be found here. This is a very easy to make fried chicken and if you love garlic, you will definitely love this. My [...]

Choobi Choobi Kind of Night

"Noki" with friends @ a new Filipino restaurant, Choobi Choobi.

Brother’s Birthday

Brother's birthday over the weekend; had so much food, chitchat with mom and photos. Hehe. And he prepared all of these food except for the cake, of course. Enjoy the food as you scroll down. 🙂


Yesterday didn't go as planned. I fell asleep early and woke up in the middle of the night. Then went back to sleep again in the morning. Little to no food for a day is not very me. Now that I am wide awake, time to treat myself out with delicious food and maybe a [...]