Karen’s Kitchen | What’s Not to Love

Karen's Kitchen serves some of the best dishes that the Manila restaurant scene has to offer. It's right at the Kapitolyo foodie hub, but a little bit tucked away. It's a bungalow-turned-resto nestled in a quite neighborhood with an eye-catching spring-themed facade. I discovered Karen's Kitchen through my dearest friend, Praise, in one of our … Continue reading Karen’s Kitchen | What’s Not to Love

Matgalne and Cafe Flafe in Ortigas

Matgalne is for me the best Korean buffet restaurant in Ortigas in terms of taste and price. So, move over Yakimix and Sambo Kojin! Gelo, Donna and I love it so much that missing each other is synonymous to going on an eating spree at Matgalne! I like this resto because it's affordable and it serves authentic Korean food. … Continue reading Matgalne and Cafe Flafe in Ortigas

Marikina Market + Ginataang Santol

Marikina Market is the only market near Metro Manila area that I frequent due to its proximity to where I live. I like Marikina because it's  a clean city  and despite its being close to the metro it doesn't lose its provincial vibe. If I feel like whipping up a good meal for myself or … Continue reading Marikina Market + Ginataang Santol

How Fresh Are Those Shrimps?

Friday, 24th of September, is Eid'l Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) in the Muslim calendar. It's a regular holiday, so it was a no-work-day for me. After running an errand in  Quezon City, I decided to drop by at Farmers Market in Araneta Cubao on my way home. Whenever I get the chance to, I'd always visit Farmers … Continue reading How Fresh Are Those Shrimps?