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The Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas and that meant one thing: Noche Buena – the traditional Christmas Eve family dinner. As a Filipino, this has always been one of the most important and most awaited gatherings with those dear to our hearts, to feel the warmth and joy of the festive season, to celebrate all that is good and He who is good. 734 palabras más

2016

Noche Buena in Cartagena.

I know, I know..I’m super late on this one, but I just have to tell you about my first Christmas away from my family. It took me a few days to decide where to spend christmas. 145 palabras más

Colombia

Hello 2017! Three Questions to Ask Yourself This New Year...

It’s almost 3AM, Philippine time, on the first day of the new year and this is the first time, in a long time, that I am able to breathe, relax and write down my thoughts… I hope this is a good sign… sort of like saying that the new year will bring me more relaxed moments to just be. 1.267 palabras más

Self-Help

Chicken Cheese Roll

Few years ago, my mother started cooking a special yet simple dish that replaced fried chicken in her luncheon tables. It’s specially appetizing for kids (my two nephews love it) and looks classy and delectable for any age.  350 palabras más

Recipes

Episode 98: Spreading Christmas cheer with Blacksoup's Suspended Noche Buena

I’ve been spending Christmas without immediate family around for a few years now. Most of the time, I spent it at work, after which I would buy a KFC meal and watch drama series at home. 292 palabras más

Thoughts

Celebration Food: Bacalao a la Vizcaina Estilo Mexicano

It’s hard to say there is any one food which heavily represents Mexican Christmas tradition. Like everything else in Mexican cuisine, this is heavily dependent on region and class. 488 palabras más

Recipes

Noche Buena 2016

Wishing us all a Happy Christmas, and that we do not forget Whose birthday it is we are celebrating; and to extend practical help to our fellowmen. 316 palabras más

Recipe