Monthly Archives: January 2007

Aswang

Well, I’ve not posted awhile now, a long while, work has kept me busy.. busy.. and when I’m not at work my new son has been eating up most of whatever other time I have. BUT when I have gotten … Continue reading

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Mga palaka (Frogs)

Things so common in the Philippines seems such a rare treat when you happen upon them here in Amerika. The frogs that are in our garden, who’s croaking can be heard in the quite of the night are one of … Continue reading

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Lola’s Donuts

One of the family recipes that I never was able to get was that of my lolas donuts. The donuts were round, the size of golf ball the exterior of the donut was dark drown and was covered with sugar. … Continue reading

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The Closet

In my grandparents house on 10th Avenue in the San Francisco Richmond District there was a closet located at the top of the stairs that led from the entrance way. The room was no larger then 5 foot by 8 … Continue reading

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Siling labuyo

In Americka the Sili you buy at the Asian market is labeled as Sili but are not my beloved Sili, at least not Philippine Sili. Back in the Pinas, one Sili measuring ½ in length contained enough fire to cause … Continue reading

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Great news!

I made contact with my 2nd cousin that I have not seen since she was small. She is the daughter of my Uncle Cayong’s, of whom I have written about before. It was a number of things that happened that … Continue reading

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Which Filipino Food Are You?

Which Filipino Food Are You? Halo-Halo: A medly of beans and fruits mixed with ice, ice cream, and condensed milkTake this quiz! Quizilla | Join | Make A Quiz | More Quizzes | Grab Code

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