I have a friend named Ellen whose second daughter Alexandra Isabelle or "Lexy" celebrated her Baptism 2 weeks ago. I am one of the chosen few who was fortunate to be her Godmother. The officiating priest which I believe is Fijian in ethnicity did a wonderful ceremony for us. He made sure that the Godparents… Continue reading Chocolate Cake with Fondant Icing
Ingredients:1 kg egg noodles (follow the directions at the back of the packet)To Make the Broth:1 medium onion, quartered10 - 12 cups beef or pork stock 1/2 bulb garlic, crushed1 tbsp black pepper2 tbsp worcestershire sauce1 tsp soy sauce 1/2 tsp shrimp paste (bagoong)1 tbsp sugarsalt to tasteFor the Topping:1/4 kg pork1 pc chicken breast… Continue reading La Paz Batchoy
Once or twice a year, every child and adult gets a sore throat but do you know what you should do when it happens? What is the difference between sore throat and strep throat? Should you go to the doctor immediately or could you just call the doctor to ask for medicine over the phone?Listed… Continue reading What Causes Sore Throat in Children?
My second daughter Klarion turned 22 months on Wednesday and this is a great excuse for me to make another yummy dessert hehe! I was inspired to make this pie because of a request of my High School friend via my personal Facebook account. He requested for it as if he can taste it when… Continue reading Banoffee Pie
We had ripe avocados in our fruit bowl and we had vanilla ice cream in the freezer so I thought of making avocado shake last night since the weather wasn't too cold. My 8 year old daughter insisted to make it for us so with my permission and assistance, she made this yummy, healthy, refreshing… Continue reading Avocado Shake
It was our 177 months 2 days ago. Take your time to calculate it to years! And I see to it that every 14th of the month, we will celebrate it in a special way. I thought, spending our 177th month feels like our 177th day together. It's still gigglish, so fresh and we're still… Continue reading Mexican Dinner
Giving medicine to children is sometimes a struggle. New parents or some experienced parents can relate to this. There are numbers of parents who are uncertain on how to give medicine to babies and young children. Other parents said that the secret is believing that the child needs the medicine. Of course the child needs… Continue reading Tips for Giving Medicine to Toddlers
A friend told me to create a badge for my blogger so here it is. I hope I gave justice to the image of the cake. I reckon it's cute and it makes sense when you consider the title of the blog. I hope you like it!
Ingredients:For Caramel:1 cup sugar1/3 cup waterProcedure: 1. Combine sugar and water in a saucepan.2. Let boil in medium heat.3. When sugar melts and water evaporates, let the syrup becomes thick and amber in color.4. Pour into llaneras and let it cool.For Custard:7-8 eggyolks1 can less 1/4 cup condensed milk1 cup evaporated milk1/4 tsp lemon extractProcedure:1.… Continue reading Filipino Leche Flan (Caramel Custard)