Vegan Sweet and Sour Tofu

January 18th, 2016

  Sweet and Sour Tofu My children love sweet and sour sauce, whether with pork or fish. I tried making this sweet and sour tofu for dinner as a vegan entree and they were raving about it. They didn’t look for any meat and they even had second helpings. Ingredients: Tofu, 4-6 pieces, fried and cu [ ... ]

Cauliflower Popcorn

January 17th, 2016

  I saw a post on Facebook about baked cauliflower florets and I tried to make one for lunch today. I wasn’t able to remember what was done with that recipe so I made my own. The family loved it and one child even requested that I prepare it for packed lunch. Ingredients: 1 whole head […] [ ... ]

Slowcooked Beef and Potatoes

October 6th, 2015

  I have a weekend love affair with my slowcooker. During weekends when I am swamped with Saturday teaching load, I prepare meals to be cooked in the slowcooker which the family partakes during Saturday, Sunday and sometimes, leftovers are packed lunch for school on Monday mornings. I just add vegetab [ ... ]

Honey-Calamansi Juice

May 21st, 2015

  Quench your summer thirst with Honey-Calamansi Juice. You can either make the juice sweeter or more sour, it’s all up to you. Just squeeze fresh calamansi juice in a jar with honey and add tablespoons of this sweet-sour juice to your water. We love this, especially since we can get fresh and h [ ... ]

Homemade Snacks

May 14th, 2015

  Homemade snacks are the best for us because we put extra effort in prepping the food and we know what ingredients were used. The photo above was a late lunch/early mid-afternoon snacks that the children and I just shared. The ones in the square plate are turon or banana fritters. To prep turon, here [ ... ]