Sour Soup is Sinigang to Filipinos

By  Gilbert Dadia Soup that is deliciously sour and savory, that’s for sure! And many like this dish cooked that way and served piping hot. It is claimed that sinigang has its origins… Continue reading

The Best Adobo Around

By Gilbert Dadia   Adobo? Almost everyone says their version of adobo is the best there is around! There must be as many versions of cooking and preparing adobo as there are as… Continue reading

Are you at Home in the Kitchen?

Everyone loves to eat, that’s for sure! Be it fine dining, fast food, home cooking or simple comfort food, we just love to eat. While some people are voracious eaters who will eat… Continue reading

For Bag-A-Holics Out There

What if?        What would you do if you saw a bag lying on the street? Would you totally ignore it? Walk off with it as your own when no one… Continue reading

What’s In Your Bag?

CERTIFIED BAG-A-HOLIC When buying a bag do we instinctively think of what we are going to put in it? Or do we buy it because it suits our particular fancy or it is… Continue reading

1986 People Power Revolution

The successful People Power Revolution from February 22 to February 25, 1986, was an awe inspiring peaceful revolution that toppled a ruthless dictator’s regime, President Ferdinand Marcos who held the Presidency with an… Continue reading

When It is Love

Happy Valentine’s Day! February 14, Valentine’s Day is the most awaited day for millions of lovers around the world! Happy are those who are in love on this special occasion and have someone… Continue reading

Why Hearts, Cupid and Flowers at Valentine’s Day

Why are there always hearts and cupids during Valentine’s Day? One of two persons attributed to this and mentioned is Baal which was one title for Nimrod the mighty hunter-warrior god of the… Continue reading

Valentine’s Day for Singles

Enjoy the Perks of Single Blessedness! It’s not that gloomy really! Spending Valentine’s Day alone could be an invigorating and uplifting experience! True, millions of lovers around the city and the love struck… Continue reading

Valentine’s Day True Story

True Love and Tragedy Antony and Cleopatra By Gilbert Dadia The true love story of a beautiful Egyptian Pharaoh and a Dashing Roman General. Cleopatra VII was brilliant, beautiful and religious ruler who… Continue reading

The Historic Story of Valentine’s Day

Historically, Valentine’s Day was an ancient Roman pagan ritual to Lupercalia, a fertility celebration that was originally celebrated on February 15. In 496, Pope Gelasius I renamed this pagan festival into a Christian… Continue reading

Feel Lucky in the Year of the Wood Horse

Chinese New Year 2014 By Gilbert Dadia Kung Hei Fat Choy! Chinese New Year of 2014 brings in the Year of the Wood Horse! Question is do you feel lucky? Well, if you… Continue reading