Cooking · Family Time

Cuban Cooking

In pursuit of new cuisines to try out in the kitchen, a visit to the library turned out quite productive leading me to this interesting find - a cookbook of Cuban recipes, "Cuba!  Recipes And Stories From The Cuban Kitchen".  Its hardbound cover was not only eye-catching but the photography inside was artistic - not… Continue reading Cuban Cooking


Making a Filipino Stew

One of my resolutions this year is to cook much more at home and I found myself craving a stew my mom used to make growing up in the Philippines.  This stew is called "Nilaga", which basically means "boiled" or "stewed".  It's made with either bone-in beef or pork and vegetables.  Very simple - you… Continue reading Making a Filipino Stew