Mom-Grocer: Binggrae Korean Ice Cream Bars

First Friday of the month:  Foodie Friday / GroceryToday is Good Friday. A religious holiday where we commemorate Jesus Christ’s suffering and crucifixion. It’s day of repentance, of fasting, and abstinence for many Catholics.  I chose not to eat meat today. I can’t fast — I’ll faint if I do. Seriously.Since I’m abstaining from meats, … Continue reading

Foodie Friday: Honey Bagoong Fried Rice

First Friday of the month:  Cooking / Recipe First food post for the month and I chose this dish that you will either like, or won’t like. Some may find the sauce stinky, while others will savor the unique exotic flavor. Let me get to main ingredient for today’s Mom-Cook post — bagoong! Bagoong is … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: Roots Ginger Brew Sparkling drink

I just have to share my favorite drink of the moment, and it’s super refreshing! Bought from Unimart @ PhP 18.95 per 330ml bottle (solo size only) As usual, on one of my morning grocery trips a month ago, I chanced upon this new brand in Unimart and grabbed two bottles to try.  The label … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: How Much are Your Grocery Items?

First Friday of the month:  Food / Grocery Have you ever compared prices of goods from different supermarkets or grocery stores where you shop?Do you consider the prices of regular items that you buy for your family?  Are you conscious of price differences for goods and services that you avail of? Photo from: http://www.indiamart.com/petals-concept/grocery-bag.html Today’s … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: Lipton Original Flavor Milk Tea

Since late last year, with the surge of bubble tea places within our neighborhood, I’ve been constantly craving for ice-cold milk tea and trying different sinkers to combine with it.  If you’re like me, then this instant powder mix is the answer to those days when you need your milk tea fix and just don’t … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: Glico Pretz & Pocky Biscuit Sticks

My kids are not the only one that need to snack on something during the day and even before bedtime. I always crave for food items to munch on and these pretzel sticks are great tummy fillers. Can’t remember when I started buying these biscuit sticks, but I know it’s because of my girl.  If … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: Danesita Cookies – Apple and Figs Strudel

Mom-Grocer: Danesita Cookies One fine day at the supermarket, I was off to find some snacks for myself (and for the kids too! hehe).  I chanced upon a stack of nicely packaged imported cookies. I guess it’s obvious with this new Mom-Grocer category that I enjoy trying foodie discoveries from the grocery aisles. The latest … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: Magnolia Popsies

First Friday of the month:  Food / Grocery It’s the first Friday of the month and if you’re a regular reader, you might be expecting Foodie Friday with a recipe or a dining post for today.  Well, there’s something new and a bit different. Since May is my anniversary month, I planned some new additions … Continue reading

Foodie Friday: Instant Kung Pao Chicken Pasta

First Friday of the month:  Mom-Cook / Recipe Care for some spicy spaghetti?  Go Kung Pao!!! I’m not going to pretend this is something new. Kung Pao (which translates to palace guardian/official) is a famous spicy Asian sauce and is definitely one my favorite pasta sauces ever since I had a taste of California Pizza Kitchen’s … Continue reading

Chicharon Addict Strikes Again

Here I go again… Chicharrones made with real pork rinds For the vegans and anti-junk food peeps, you may skip this now and just browse through my other previous posts 🙂 I really can’t explain why I have this impulse of buying bags and bags of these sinful, crispy-licious, savory, salty, spicy, tangy cracklings! At … Continue reading