Birthday salad

It's called birthday salad because it was made by three people who celebrated their birthday last month -- Buddy, Laura and myself. Just like my complete salad from 2008, this ... »


Baked pork chops with mustard and yogurt

They're playing Christmas carols in the supermarket but the holiday season doesn't begin in my house until the third week of October when I celebrate my birthday. Then, the ... »


Chicken, pesto and yogurt salad

For some reason, chicken and macaroni salad is a fixture in the Filipino Christmas and New Year menu. It's one of the side dishes that I'm planning on serving for the New Year ... »


Yogurt in my pasta

Lunch last Wednesday was a pasta dish that made use of leftovers. I had excess yogurt from last Saturday's chicken and mangoes in yogurt and there was enough grilled fish from ... »


Breakfast anytime: yogurt

It's my daughter Alex's favorite quick breakfast. It's also her favorite quick snack. Sliced bananas dumped into a tub of yogurt. It's something I'd like to try soon ... »


Cornmeal waffles

My kids brought some of these cornmeal waffles to school and, as usual, classmates asked for a taste. Then, they complained that the waffles were bland. Not surprising, ... »


Chicken and potatoes in yogurt

You know that baked creamy chicken and potatoes that so many readers have tried and enjoyed? Okay, if you're new here, check out this link and note that the baked creamy ... »


Bangus fritters

Bangus (milkfish) is just so delicious that I can cook it in so many ways. Served as an appetizer, bangus fritters is a sure fire way to impress dinner guests. Or serve them ... »