Category Archives: Food

Tomato Trial

One of my standard purchases at the grocery store is little tomatoes. There’s a particular brand I’ve been getting which has consistently been good. I don’t know how they do it. Last week, I finally got a batch that had … Continue reading

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When I was in the Philippines, I got something at the grocery store called Magic Sarap. It’s a seasoning for food. Since I’ve been trying to cook chicken for myself, I got some Magic Sarap, because “magic”! I finally tried … Continue reading

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A Quarter-cup Short

I wanted to make chocolate chip cookies yesterday. I was pretty sure I had all the ingredients. I almost did. I was short on flour. I put in a little extra oatmeal, hoping that would make up for it. It … Continue reading

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Cebu City

Yesterday morning was a sleep-in-ish kind of morning. I still woke up early. I think I’m still not adjusted to this time zone. The clock is six hours earlier than Hawaii, but the date is one day later. Anyway, once … Continue reading

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And Then We Ate Some More

Yesterday morning we met up with some of Denis’ friends from grade school. We went to a fancy hotel and had their breakfast buffet. It was expansive. I was excited to see that they had champurado. It’s like oatmeal made … Continue reading

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