Discovering the Rich Indonesian Cuisine


Sometime last month, I received a basket full of food stuff from Indonesia (thanks so much, Mba Dyah!): It was my brother who hand carried them all to Manila (thanks Dino!) and I got really excited after seeing all those boxes of Munik seasonings.  AJ and I are already fans of Indomie instant noodles (they have really interesting flavors!) so being introduced to Munik ... READ MORE

Product Review: Asahi Convection Oven


If I will be asked to name a kitchen appliance that newly-wed couples should immediately invest in, it's the convection oven.  We belatedly bought ours in August last year and right now, we use it more than we use our microwave oven and gas stove.  There's just so much you can do with a convection oven and so much flexibility as compared to, say, microwave oven or oven ... READ MORE

Baked Yogurt Parmesan Chicken (a melt-in-your mouth chicken dish)


This was our fantabulous chicken dinner last night, paired with pesto macaroni pasta: You all know my not-so-secret-anymore recipe for the pesto pasta (check it out here!) and as I forgot to stock on pasta noodles, we just bought whatever we could find at the supermarket.  The smallest pack available happened to be the macaroni noodles, thus the awkward noodles + pesto ... READ MORE