Cassava Cake

I am excited to write about this cassava root that my parents planted in their back yard. Growing up in our farm in the Philippines, I used to consume a lot of cassava. The young cassava leaves can be sauteed and is a great source of fiber and vitamins.  Cassava root should be well cooked…

Breakfast Granola Cereal

I love having my breakfast bowl first thing in the morning and I can’t wait to share the awesomeness of this nut filled granola cereal which is an excellent energy food for your mornings! I don’t normally buy commercial cereals, it is high in calorie, very light and not filling at all..but I have to…

Zucchini Chocolate Bread

Hello blogging! My world is becoming a whirlwind since my little Sophie is already rolling over and almost crawling at this stage😆. Her developmental milestones are very precious and they go by so quick! I have been doing lots of food prep as usual and I mostly enjoy making desserts:) Zucchini is one of the…

Strawberry Jam

It has been a busy summer for this mama and I haven’t got the chance to write about the delicious fruity cravings I’ve been making:) The best thing about summer other than the nice warm weather is the blossoming of berries! This strawberry jam is made without pectin! Pectin is normally used in making a…

Blueberry Crisp

This blue berry crisp just melts in your mouth! I’ve been consuming lots of oatmeal and berries! Oatmeal has been a staple food for me since I started breastfeeding. Not only that it is high in fiber and is a whole grain, but also because of its known benefits in maintaining milk supply.  Whole grain…

Chicken Artichoke Spinach with Stuffed Crust Pizza and Flaxseed

Hurray! Its been two weeks of food blogging and loving it:) It is so fun to talk about food and able to share it with everyone!! My family just came back from a short trip to the Rocky Mountains and I feel rejuvanated after seeing the majestic views of the Rockies. It was also Sophie’s…

Easy Home Made Greek Yogurt

Ever wanted to make your own greek yogurt!!? I started making my own yogurt and would never go back on buying commercial yogurts! Home made yogurt has lesser refine sugar/ sweetener and you can choose your own additives. Plus.., it is way cheaper!! I am not really an expert in the field of yogurt production…

Baked Eggplant

Calling for eggplant and cheese lovers! This baked eggplant recipe would definitely make you add eggplant on your grocery list. Eggplant is a very good source of dietary fiber. World health food organization reports that research shows eggplant as brain food, contains anti-oxidant compounds and supports cardiovascular health. Although eggplant does not sound appealing compared…

Guacamole

Another home made episode on my blog! GUACAMOLE….Yum!! It is the season of avocados and this is the perfect time to make your own Guacamole at home. This home made guacamole is very savory and you can add any of your favorate spicies. Avocado has also been long known for having a wide variety of…