chili-salad-cups

Chili salad in corn tortilla cups

I'm no fan of boxed taco shells. I never quite understood the logic behind them because eating them can be so messy. I much prefer soft tortillas for my tacos and burritos. So, we don't buy hard taco shells. But, the other … [Read more...]

zucchini-tomato

Zucchini and tomato “spaghetti”

I saw a zucchini and tomato "spaghetti" salad recipe that looks similar to the dish in the photo. I wasn't sure though if Sam would eat raw zucchini so I decided to create a cooked version of zucchini and tomato "spaghetti". … [Read more...]

braised-pork-cole-slaw2

Braised pork with tangy coleslaw

Between now and the New Year, I'll be posting holiday dinner ideas. Some will be new recipes; others will be recipes I have already published but are worth re-featuring because they are both delicious and picture-pretty, and … [Read more...]

macaroni-salad

Macaroni, cheese and bacon salad

Macaroni salad in the Philippines is almost always taken to mean "chicken and macaroni salad" -- shredded chicken meat, pineapple tidbits and macaroni are tossed with mayonnaise. Sometimes, there are additional ingredients … [Read more...]