Weekend Story: Christmas 2016

Last long weekend was festive and chilly at the same time. Signal no. 2 ang bagyo samin sa Cavite. Mahina ang ulan pero medyo malakas ang hangin. Pahinto-hinto rin ang ulan kaya di naman masyado nakaapekto sa masayang mood ng mga tao. As agreed upon after we got married, the hubby and I spent Christmas with my side of the family in our family home in Naic. On Christmas Day, we drove home in Bacoor together with my three siblings so we could all go back to Manila on the 26th.

Here are some photos to describe our fun Christmas weekend:
Continue reading “Weekend Story: Christmas 2016”

What to Cook for Breakfast?

I dunno with you but breakfast doesn’t really excite me. I prefer sleeping for long hours and waking up late, especially if the next day is a weekend. My first meal of the day is usually brunch or lunch. But when I got married, weekends automatically included preparing breakfast for the hubby. I made a deal request with him, though. I told him his brekky would be ready no earlier than 9:00 .am. Glad he accepted!

So far, my breakfast ideas are limited to these combos:

1. different kinds of silogs (for the non-Pinoys out there, it’s basically a fried meat or sausage, garlic fried rice and sunny side-up egg meal)
2. pancakes + fresh milk or juice (I would have liked to add bacon there but it’s freakin’ expensive in this part of the world!)
3. pasta
4. steamed rice or my special Chinese fried rice + leftover viand
5. sandwiches + hot chocolate
Continue reading “What to Cook for Breakfast?”