Recent Posts

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Chicken with potatoes, cabbage, asparagus, and creamy sauce

 

 An easy and delicious recipe for chicken with potatoes, cabbage, and asparagus. Danish summer food prepared in an ovenproof dish. The recipe is intended as a main course for four […]

Recipes

Instant Pot – All Recipes

 

 Here you will find some of my Instant Pot recipes that will also help you get food on the table in no time. 😉❤ Air-fry Chicken Thighs and Breast I […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Fish, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Baked cod with creamy cabbage

 

 Baked cod with creamy cabbage is a healthy and easy dinner recipe in approx. 30 minutes. 😊 The codfish is a kind of fish the Danish people love to eat […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pasta, Pork, Recipes

Pasta carbonara with garlic and mushrooms

 

 Pasta Carbonara is a traditional Italian pasta dish – and for a twist, my recipe consists of fried mushrooms and garlic. 😉 It is one of my family’s beloved Pasta […]

Dansk Opskrifter

MINDRE SUR Sandwichbrød med Surdej

 

 Dette er min version af en mindre sur surdejs sandwichbrød. Krummen er blød og fugtig, og brødet har lidt antydning til en tang fra surdejstarteren. 😃👌 Jeg har lavet en […]

Beef, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

Eggplant lasagna

 

 Lasagne is a classic in many cuisines around the world. This recipe gives you a really delicious vegetarian version of the recipe, where you still get a great taste. In […]

Sourdough

20% whole wheat sourdough bread

 

 Today’s loaf with 20% whole wheat and 86% hydration This is my favorite sourdough bread. Quite whole wheatish, tasty, and it is high hydration. Even though the recipe is high […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Suman sa lihiya

 

 Suman sa Lihiya is a Filipino sweet sticky rice cake steamed in a banana leaf. The word ‘lihiya’ was added to its name because, in its ingredients, a small portion […]

Sourdough

Plain sourdough bread with 78% hydration

 

 Today, I will walk you through the entire process of what is my favorite sourdough bread recipe. I’ve tried several sourdough bread recipes, and this one is by far the […]

Sourdough

Sourdough ciabatta

 

 Here is my version of Sourdough Ciabatta. This is a high hydration dough recipe that helps to create those beautiful open holes. 😊 Tips and notes: Use an active 100% […]

Sourdough Discard

Brunsviger with sourdough discard

 

 Brunsviger is a classic Danish coffee cake of sorts. It is a soft yeast dough topped with a generous serving of butter and brown sugar. And to celebrate our yearly […]

Sourdough

‘LESS SOUR’ sourdough sandwich loaf bread

 

 This is my version of a less sour sourdough sandwich bread loaf🍞. The crumb is soft and moist, and the bread has a bit hint of a tang from the […]

Sourdough Discard

Focaccia with sourdough discard

 

 Here is my focaccia recipe using my sourdough discard. Homemade Italian bread that is simple to make, but the taste is superb! 😊 Of course, you can always double or […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Creamed stewed white cabbage

 

 See here how to make creamy stewed white cabbage from scratch. Fry or oven-roast pork strips or pork meatballs and pre-cook the white cabbage before stewing. Crispy pork strips and […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Pizza

 

 We often get homemade pizza, and I make a fresh sourdough ready before bedtime. Sourdough adds extra flavor to the pizza crust. But if you forget to make sourdough, this […]

Sourdough

Long sourdough ciabatta

 

 Here is my version of the delicious sourdough ciabatta, where whole wheat gives a delightful bread. This bread is perfect for your next tapas, sandwich bread, or side bread for […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Pan de coco

 

 These soft pan de coco buns are filled with sweet grated coconut filling. These coconut buns remind me of my childhood. We bought these baked coconut buns so often for […]

Dansk Opskrifter

Berlinere Donuts

 

 Her får du min opskrift på de mest lækre hjemmelavede berlinere donuts fyldt med smag, bløde og har en saftig og luftig krumme. Jeg gennemgik et par versioner, før jeg […]

Dansk Opskrifter

Surdejsbrød med 100% Overskud Surdej

 

 Dette er min afprøvde overskudsurdejsbrød. Overskudsurdej giver brødet en dejlig tangy smag, og blandede korn giver en nøddeagtig smag. Brug af overskudsurdej på dine bagværk er en god måde at […]

Sourdough Discard

100% Sourdough Discard Bread

 

 This is my tried sourdough discard loaf recipe that I have gotten the best results with. The sourdough discard adds a lovely tangy flavor to the bread, and mixed grains […]

Dansk Opskrifter

Kanelsnegle med Overskudsurdej

 

 Frisk hjemmebagt kanelsnegle lavet af overskud surdej. Den perfekte balance mellem sødme og ‘tanginess’ fra surdejen. Disse snegle fylder dit hus med en vidunderlig duft af kanel. 😉 Derfor deler […]

Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Discard Cinnamon Rolls

 

 Freshly homebaked cinnamon rolls made from sourdough discard. The perfect balance of sweetness and tanginess from the sourdough. These rolls will fill your house with a wonderful scent of cinnamon. […]

About, Sourdough

Sourdough Croissants (Hybrid Method)

 

 These Hybrid Sourdough Croissants are so flaky and tasty. So, if you are looking for beginner and easy sourdough croissants using the hybrid method, then you have come to the […]

Sourdough

‘Unfed’ Sourdough Starter Bread

 

 Have you ever wondered if you can bake with your ‘forgotten to feed’ starter? Well, yes, you can, and it doesn’t require added yeast. 😉 I used my 24-hour old […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, How to, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Sauces

How to Make Coconut Caramel Sauce

 

 This coconut caramel sauce is mind-blowing delicious and super easy to make. For this recipe, you will only need four ingredients – coconut cream, brown sugar, butter, and salt. You […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Mango Chutney Chicken Curry

 

 Today, I’m sharing again a super easy curry recipe. I used mango chutney for this recipe. Mango Chutney has a sweet and rich flavor that can completely change your weeknight […]

Sourdough

My Basic Sourdough Recipe

 

 Today, I’m sharing with you my basic and plain sourdough recipe. 😉 I created this recipe last year, and use it to do some recipe twisting. This dough recipe has […]

Sourdough

Matcha Sourdough Bread

 

 Today, I’m going to share my Matcha Sourdough Bread recipe. This bread is a really fun loaf to make! The contrast of the green matcha really pops when mixed with […]

Sourdough

Seeded Sourdough Bread (Same-day bake)

 

 I always do an overnight cold retard in the fridge before baking my sourdough bread. I like to do it because it gives my bread more flavor, it provides me […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Bread with Black Poppy Seeds

 

 This easy Sourdough bread is a chewy and soft loaf filled with poppy seeds and mixed kernels. Enjoy your bread with butter and jam, it also makes delicious toast and […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Bread with my Stand mixer

 

 This easy Sourdough bread mix in the stand mixer is a simple solution for busy people who like to bake sourdough bread but have no time to do all the […]

Sourdough

Chocolate and Candied Orange Peel Sourdough Bread

 

 Sourdough bread with chocolate chips and sweetened orange peel makes the perfect holiday brunch treat. 😊 I have some leftover candied orange peel from baking my first sourdough panettone, so […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Recipes

Homemade Hotdog Buns

 

 It is not so often that we eat hotdogs at home. But when it does, it’s usually with delicious, home-baked sausage bread. Homemade hotdog bread is both cozy and tastes […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Bibingkang Malagkit

 

 Since I was a kid, this dessert has always been on our dinner table for Media Noche (New Year’s Eve feast). But this isn’t just for special occasions. It’s a […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Roasted Duck with Apples and Prunes

 

 No Christmas Eve without traditional good Danish Christmas food. And this delicious, long roasted duck with crispy skin and tender and juicy meat will be on our Christmas table this […]

Sourdough

Tartine Sourdough Bread

 

 Here is my version of Tartine Country Bread. It’s an easy recipe for sourdough bread that anyone can follow to make delicious loaves at home! 😊 The is crunchy on […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Ube Crinkles

 

 Crinkles cookies are a popular dessert during the holidays, and since Christmas is coming soon, Olivia and I made these Ube Crinkles cookies. I don’t have ube jam, and I […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Ginataang Bilo-Bilo

 

 Ginataang Bilo-bilo is Filipinos old-time favorite merienda or snacks. It is typically made with glutinous rice flour (giniling na malagkit na bigas), small tapioca pearls (sago), sweet potatoes, ube, jackfruit […]

https://mom-to-mom.dk/pizza-snails-2/
Bread, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Homemade Pizza Snails

 

 We love airy pizza snails! When they are entirely freshly baked, and as lunch in the bag when we are on a trip. I have baked my pizza snails with […]

Sourdough

All-Purpose Flour Sourdough Bread with Chocolate Chips

 

 Here I show how to make sourdough bread using all-purpose flour with 11% protein content. I hope you will also try this recipe. Enjoy! 😊 Your fermentation times may vary […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Focaccia: Version 2

 

 This sourdough focaccia bread is amazingly soft, airy, and flavorful. This dough requires a proper kneading at the beginning and the same mixing method from my first sourdough focaccia recipe […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Sweet and Sour Calamari

 

 My family is craving a light but tasty meal after our heavy meal during the Mortensaften (St. Martin’s Day) dinner. Therefore, I got an idea to use Planets Pride dusted […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Black Burger Buns

 

 You can now make your own Charcoal Burger Buns at home using the activated charcoal powder. These buns are soft, rich butter buns with a unique texture and color. I […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

How to Cook Crispy Fried Calamari

 

 This post is sponsored by Planets Pride A/S. Dusted Squid from Planets Pride – restaurant quality, yet ready in minutes. Deep-fried calamari or squid is a tender piece of squid lightly […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pasta, Recipes

Pasta Bolognese with Carrots, Celery, and Hotdogs

 

 Pasta Bolognese with carrots, celery, and hotdog This flavorful, quick-cooking pasta bolognese is a recipe that’s fast enough for a weeknight meal. The bolognese sauce can even be made in […]

Beef, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Slow Roasted Beef in a Clay Pot

 

 Beef and vegetables are slow-roasted in red wine and seasoned with fragrant herbs for a tender and richly flavored dinner. If you have tried this recipe or any other recipe […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Chicken Yoghurt Curry

 

 This Chicken Yogurt Curry is a light curry recipe that is great to eat any day of the week. If you have tried this recipe or any other recipe on […]

Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Creamy Baked Potatoes

 

 Creamy baked potatoes are a popular accompaniment to all kinds of meat. Here is my best recipe for cream baked potatoes, which can be made in the oven and grill. […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

Breaded Pork Chops with Creamy Baked Potatoes

 

 Breaded pork chops just taste best, served with baked potatoes, and boiled veggies. The marbled pork chops are turned into breadcrumbs and fried crispy on the pan. If you have […]

Sourdough

No-Knead Sourdough Bread Rolls

 

 These no-knead sourdough bread rolls are simple and fit perfectly on the weekend breakfast table. I hope you will like them and have fun baking. 😊 These bread rolls are […]

Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Shepherd’s Pie

 

 Shepherd’s pie is a classic food recipe that’s healthy, hearty, and filling. The bottom layer is a simple mix of ground beef and vegetables. Then, it’s topped with fluffy creamy […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Tempura Shrimp Sushi Roll with Avocado and Roe on Top

 

 Classic Tempura Shrimp in a sushi roll filled with cream cheese and cucumber, then topped with avocado, chili mayo, and roe. Trout roe adds not only flavor but also texture […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Recipes

Panang Curry with Chicken Meatballs

 

 Panang Curry is my favorite Thai curry dish I usually make this dish using chicken breast but because I have some ground chicken in the fridge, I got an idea […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Milo Pancakes

 

 For a change, I made pancakes today using my sourdough discard and Olivias favorite – Milo chocolate for our Sunday breakfast. Consider our other Sourdough Discard Recipes Sourdough Banana Cake […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Dorayaki Pancakes with Nutella

 

 Dorayaki is a Japanese pancake dessert. These are small pancakes that are put together then filled with sweet bean puree. But today, we used Nutella as our filling. These pancakes […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Baked Chicken Adobo

 

 Adobo is a super easy one-pan dish that can be prepared the night before. For this recipe, I’m using chicken thighs (my family’s favorite) then braised it in soy sauce […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Beef Gullash

 

 There is nothing like a flavorful Goulash with notes of paprika and tomato. The meat is of course tender and served with steamed white rice or creamy mashed potatoes. Indulge […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Simple Homemade Baguette Recipe

 

 If you like the French Baguette🥖, you may want to try my simple homemade Baguette recipe. 😉👍 You don’t need a baguette pan, bakers couche, pizza shovel, baking stone/steel, and […]

Sourdough

All-Purpose Flour Sourdough Bread

 

 If you’re ready to attempt making freshly baked sourdough bread at home but feel intimidated by all the mixing method, hydration level, etc. This another basic and beginner-friendly sourdough bread […]

30-minute recipes, Bread, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Ham, Cheese, and Spinach Puff Braid

 

 Here you get the easiest and best recipe for ham, cheese, and spinach puff braid using store-bought puff pastry. This is a delicious dish you can served for lunch or […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, How to, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Crispy Tempura Batter

 

 This tempura batter recipe is simple, yet it gives a light, crisp batter that is perfect to coat your chicken, fish, shrimp, or any other meat or vegetable. For this […]

Sourdough

Same Day Bake Sourdough Bread

 

 This is a recipe for a one-day bake that I tried using the Floating dough method. Floating dough method This is a very old method to evaluate the bulk fermentation. […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Tempura Shrimp with Curry (Danish Style)

 

 Are you looking for a classic dinner with a twist? Why not try these deep-fried Tempura Shrimp paired with the traditional danish curry recipe. Normally, I use ground pork for […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

How to Make Soft Black Bao Buns

 

 For an extra twist, I experimented by adding activated charcoal powder in the wet ingredients of the bao bun dough. The black color provides a dramatic and appetizing backdrop to […]

How to, International dishes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Bacon-Wrapped Finger Peppers Filled with Cream Cheese

 

 Bacon-wrapped finger peppers with cream cheese have always been something my family enjoys to eat. Every time my husband’s nieces visiting us, they always requested this dish. How to prepare […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Simple Roasted Whole Chicken

 

 Roasting a chicken is one of the simplest dishes to make in the kitchen. Regardless of your skill, you will succeed at this basic recipe. We always have leftovers when […]

Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Homemade All-Purpose Flour Pandesal

 

 Pandesal is the most popular bread for breakfast in the Philippines. And in this recipe, I will share my Pandesal recipe using only all-purpose flour. So, you can still enjoy […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Black Bao Buns Filled with Tempura Shrimp and Coleslaw

 

 Bao Buns is my long time Chinese food favorite. They are steamed and filled with succulent meat. In this recipe, these fluffy black bao buns hold delicious crispy Tempura Shrimp, […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

How to Cook Crispy Tempura Shrimp

 

 These restaurant-style Tempura Shrimp from Planets Pride are so easy to cook. Go and grab their Ebi Fry and cook shrimp tempura like a Japanese chef! 😉 This post is […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Honey-Soy Glazed Tuna with Ginger and Peppers

 

 This Honey-Soy Glazed Tuna has that sweet and salty flavor profile, which I and my find totally irresistible. Tuna cubes are stir-fried and finished with a quick stir to glaze […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to Make Kalamay

 

 Kalamay or Kalamay Hati is one of the popular delicacies in the Philippines. It is a sweet, sticky, and gooey dessert and often prepared during barrio fiesta, wedding, and All […]

Collab Recipes for Planets Pride

Sriracha Tuna Stuffed Avocado with Spring Onions

 

 This Sriracha Tuna Stuffed Avocado recipe is a quick and easy snack or light meal. You can have it ready in about 10 minutes. This post is sponsored by Planets […]

Bread, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Twisted Ring Donuts (Shakoy)

 

 These twisted ring donuts are slightly crunchy on the outside, soft and pillowy on the inside, then topped with a vanilla glaze. These glazed donuts are sure to brighten up […]

Pan-Fried Ground Beef Topped with Soft Onions
30-minute recipes, Beef, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Sauces

Pan-Fried Ground Beef Topped with Soft Onions

 

 Lovely and delicious ground beef with soft onions, brown sauce, boiled potatoes, and pan-fried minced beef. This classic Danish dish is a sure hit and there is a good reason […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, How to, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to Make Taho

 

 Taho is a humble and simple staple food in the Philippines. You can buy it as street food from a Magtataho (Taho vendor) and usually served warm and freshly made. […]

Bacon Mac and Cheese Recipe
30-minute recipes, International dishes, Pasta, Pork, Recipes

Bacon Mac and Cheese Recipe

 

 Combining three all-time favorite ingredients, this creamy bacon mac and cheese recipe is a quick and easy dinner that can get on the table in less than 30 minutes. The […]

Chicken with Oven-baked Potatoes and Mustard Sauce with Mushrooms and Tarragon
Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Recipes, Sauces

Chicken with Oven-baked Potatoes and Mustard Sauce with Mushrooms and Tarragon

 

 This creamy chicken recipe is a simple one-pan recipe that is both comforting and tasty. Baby New Potatoes For this recipe, I’m using baby new potatoes and preparing baby potatoes […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Baguettes Notes

 

 Because making this Sourdough Baguette is so tricky and maybe one of the recipes that I find so difficult to make. I decided to make this post also mainly for […]

Sourdough

How to Make 100% Sourdough Baguettes

 

 This 100% Sourdough Baguettes recipe produces baguettes with a crusty outside and a chewy inside with a slightly nutty taste. Crispy and airy baguettes with sourdough are perfect for a […]

Oven-baked Chicken with Creamy Paprika Sauce and Estragon
Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Oven-baked Chicken with Paprika Sauce and Tarragon

 

 Chicken with a creamy paprika sauce that is so easy to make that you will have dinner on the table in no time! This dish is so comforting; creamy paprika […]

How to Make Ube Halaya Using Purple Yam Powder
Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to Make Ube Halaya Using Purple Yam Powder

 

 This Ube Halaya recipe is made with dehydrated ube powder and lightly flavored with ube extract. I’ve already shared my Ube Halaya recipe using fresh/frozen ube. However, it is really […]

How to Feed and Maintain a Sourdough Starter
Sourdough, Sourdough Starter

How to Feed and Maintain a Sourdough Starter (Warm weather)

 

 When I first make my sourdough starter, I am always nervous about feeding times and measurements. But then after doing it several times now, I’ve learned that established starter is […]

Sourdough

How to Bake Charcoal Sourdough Bread

 

 Black bread with activated and edible charcoal powder is the new black. 😃 Yesterday, I decided to bake something unique and different – to move out of my comfort zone. […]

Foolproof Soft and Fudgy Chocolate Crinkles
Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Foolproof Soft and Fudgy Chocolate Crinkles

 

 Today, I made one of my family’s favorite cookies – the Chocolate Crinkles. 😊 This cookie is soft and very chocolatey and is very eye-catching. They are rolled in a […]

Moist Chocolate Cake with Sourdough Discard and Coconut Topping
Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Moist Chocolate Cake with Sourdough Discard and Coconut Topping

 

 The best homemade chocolate cake with sourdough discard with coconut frosting. This cake is incredible! 😊 Our love for cakes in the house especially chocolate cake is increasing. That’s why […]

Chicken Adobo with Carrots and Bean Sprout
30-minute recipes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Chicken Adobo with Carrots

 

 Chicken adobo is a Filipino dish and can be cooked up in no time. For this adobo recipe, I made a twist by adding some crunch to the dish. The […]

Sourdough Bread Using a Stand Mixer
Sourdough

Sourdough Bread Using a Stand Mixer

 

 With this superbly crispy crust and soft and chewy interior, the flavor and aroma of this delicious sourdough bread will have you wishing you had made an extra loaf. You […]

How to Make Soft Sourdough Ensaymada
Sourdough

How to Make Soft Sourdough Ensaymada

 

 This Sourdough Ensaymada is adapted from my yeasted Ensaymada recipe. Both recipes give an Ensaymada bread that is light and fluffy, but the sourdough version has a very slightly delightful […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

How to Make No-Churn Homemade Toblerone Ice Cream

 

 Making no churn ice cream is so easy using this recipe. You will only need a few ingredients to make this creamy, delicious Toblerone Ice Cream. Homemade ice cream is […]

How to make Avocado Dessert with Condensed Milk and Ice
30-minute recipes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Avocado Dessert with Condensed Milk and Ice

 

 When my brother and I were growing up, our mama will always make this dessert for us as our snack during hot summer days. But we need to take our […]

100% Whole Wheat Sourdough Pandesal
Sourdough

100% Whole Wheat Sourdough Pandesal

 

 If you love whole wheat bread rolls, so this is the recipe for you. It is soft, chewy, and is 100% whole wheat, no white flour, and delicious. I had […]

How to make Puto Flan
Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Puto Flan

 

 Puto flan is a popular snack or dessert in the Philippines and is basically made of steamed cake called Puto, topped with egg custard (flan). Our other Kakanin and Dessert […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

How to Bake Sourdough Bread Using Discarded Starter

 

 I feed my starter twice a day, which means I end up with a fair amount of discard. I’m not a fan of wasting food or throwing the sourdough discard. […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

How to make Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

 

 These pancakes are smaller than the ones we usually make, and thicker with a more airy texture, which makes them perfect for breakfast and brunch. Small fluffy pancakes, just like […]

Moist Chocolate Cake with Marshmallow Topping
30-minute recipes, Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Moist Chocolate Cake with Marshmallow Topping

 

 Moist chocolate cake with marshmallow topping is to die for! And if you love chocolate as much as me, you are going to love this recipe. Gooey, chocolatey, marshmallow cake […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Sauces

Mini Pizza with Homemade Pizza Crust and Sauce

 

 A mini pizza is a fun and easy recipe to make for your kids’ lunchboxes or easy evening dinner. Make a big batch and store them in your freezer. Frozen […]

Bread, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Oven-Baked Doughnuts

 

 As promised, here is my easy oven-baked doughnuts recipe that is rich and with an incredibly fluffy texture, and a lot healthier than the deep-fried version. You can’t possibly say […]

Sourdough Bread with Chia Seeds (66% Hydration)
Sourdough

Sourdough Bread with Chia Seeds

 

 This is one of my favorite sourdough bread, so simple and above; you find video guidance for every step of the process. If you are new to sourdough bread baking, […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Tasty Bread Loaf

 

 This is my first time baking the Filipino-style bread loaf called Pinoy Tasty Bread. When I grew up in the Philippines, a sandwich bread meant a perfect slice of bread […]

Sourdough

Eggless Sourdough Doughnuts

 

 This doughnut recipe uses a natural leavened and no eggs. It was a long time since I made doughnuts, and because I had started making most of our bread with […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Banana Cake

 

 Sourdough Banana Cake is a simple and tasty way to use the discard from your sourdough starter. I adapted this sourdough banana cake recipe from my mother-in-law’s popular banana cake. […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

No-Oven Pandesal Recipe

 

 Today, I wanted to share my go-to Pandesal recipe that is pocket-friendly and no fancy machine needed. After reading this post, you can now bake your favorite Pandesal without a […]

Sourdough

Danish Sourdough Rye Bread (Rugbrød)

 

 Danes are known for their rye bread, which is called Rugbrød. Danes consider this bread to be healthy. Rugbrød (rye bread) is a big part of our everyday food here […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Marahuya (Maruya) na Saging

 

 Marahuya (Maruya) na Saging is one of my favorite merienda ‘snacks’ during my childhood days in Batangas (Philippines). My Lola ‘grandmother’ used to cook this yummy merienda after our siesta. […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Gluten- and Dairy-Free Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream Frosting

 

 This gluten-free chocolate cake is straightforward to make, as simple as throwing dried dates and a handful of other ingredients in the blender. Moist, with a fine crumb and intense […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Recipes, Sauces

Vanilla (Bavarian) Cream Filling

 

 I find it quite amusing that as I am typing this, I currently have a fresh batch of Sourdough Doughnuts rising in the oven, just waiting to be fried! 😄 I haven’t […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Carrot Buns

 

 So easy and fluffy with a slight sourdough tangy, these soft carrot buns will be an addition to your favorite sourdough buns. 😃 I made my Sourdough Carrot Buns a […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Mini-Stuffed Cheeseburger Buns

 

 Deliciously soft and fluffy homemade mini cheeseburger buns filled with meat, cheese, pickled cucumber, and dressing. A must-try recipe. How to store these mini burger buns These buns store well […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Filipino Spanish Bread

 

 These Sourdough Filipino Spanish Bread are made without commercial yeast and are rolled and filled with sugar-breadcrumbs filling. They are fluffy, delicious, and a little bit chewy inside. 😊 Spanish […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Gooey Sourdough Double Chocolate Brownie

 

 As you all know, I am always on a hunt for recipes where I can use my surplus starter. I don’t like dumping perfectly mature excess sourdough. So last week, […]

Sourdough

Overnight Sourdough Rustic Breakfast Buns

 

 Lately, we have been eating bread mostly at breakfast, especially during weekends. Luckily, I found a recipe for overnight rustic buns with sourdough that doesn’t require much effort and time. […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

100% Whole Wheat Pandesal

 

 These whole wheat Pandesal are the perfect balance between light and airy and full of fiber bread rolls. The taste is interesting on its own, slightly nutty with a hint […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Sausage Buns Using Tangzhong Method

 

 Sausage buns are one of Olivia’s favorite lunchbox meals. They are so good, soft, and fluffy. And this Sausage buns recipe using Tangzhong will stay soft for a couple of […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Bread Recipe Without Proof Basket and Dutch Oven

 

 Last month I decided I would try baking sourdough bread, and to start, I wanted to make my own sourdough starter. I had read a lot of blogs, watch video […]

Sourdough

Purple Yam Sourdough Bread

 

 After my first attempt at making sourdough bread, I am now confident to try a little bit tricky sourdough bread recipe. I also received shaping bannetons from my daughter as […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Ube Cheese Pandesal

 

 These Ube Cheese Pandesal are soft filled with cheddar cheese. They are perfect for breakfast or snacks after work or school. It is not hard to make your own Ube […]

Breakfast, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Kutsinta

 

 I have already shared some of my Favorite native Filipino dishes here on the blog. Then I thought that it is now the time to share my favorite snack I […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Oven-Baked Butterfly Chicken

 

 A quick and easy one-pan rosemary oven-baked butterflied chicken recipe with roasted vegetables. Butterflying the chicken will reduce the cooking time. It is also the secret to perfectly cooked and […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

In-a-Hurry Hotdog Dinner

 

 Hot dogs are on the menu when it should go really fast (and the man must decide, haha!). You can freely choose your toppings, but below is what we usually […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Creamy Pineapple Chicken

 

 Quick and easy to make Filipino dinner recipes from chicken, heavy cream, and pineapple all cooked together. Creamy Pineapple Chicken is a delicious combination of savory and sweet that only […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Chicken Drumsticks Adobo

 

 Today, I tried another Adobo recipe. The best part of this dish was that it was very simple to make. My daughter Olivia loves Adobo; that is why I always […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Discard Pizza

 

 In my constant search to figure out how else I can use my sourdough starter discard, I came across an interesting recipe to try: Pizza Dough This sourdough Pizza dough […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Sourdough Banana Bread

 

 In my constant search to figure out how else I can use my sourdough starter discard, I came across an interesting recipe to try: Banana Bread. But I adapted my […]

Bread, Sourdough

Sourdough Foccacia

 

 This was my first Sourdough Focaccia I ever made. My starter just passed the float test yesterday, so I have decided to put him to good use today. I use […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Mini Pizza Tarts

 

 Looking for something different for your kids’ lunchbox? Give these Mini Pizza Tarts a try! To make these mini pizza tarts, you will need mini tart pans that are available […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

 

 One of my family’s favorite fried chicken – they are marinated in buttermilk and deep-fried to crispy and crunchy perfection. Serve the chicken with some good old mashed potatoes or […]

Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

One-Pan Pork Chops with Tomato and Mushrooms

 

 Easy one-pan pork chops – a complete and hearty pork chop dinner that can be made in just one pan! We eat many boneless, center-cut pork chops, so I am […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Pita Bread with Chicken and Salad Filling

 

 This is a delicious chicken pita recipe with tastes amazing and is great for lunch or dinner. This chicken pita is so easy to make and is very healthy. The […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Pita Bread

 

 Pita means flat in Greek. Pita bread is, therefore, a flatbread. Pita bread is wheat bread with yeast baked in a very hot oven, where the bread blows up. And […]

30-minute recipes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Easy and Lazy Pizza Recipe

 

 This recipe is so simple even kids can make it! It only requires store-bought ingredients plus the topping of your choice. This recipe is perfect at my house on busy […]

30-minute recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pasta, Pork, Recipes

Ham and Bacon Pasta Carbonara

 

 Spaghetti Pasta Carbonara is indulgent and delicious, yet so easy to make! A speedy and easy dinner that is made in minutes. This Pasta Carbonara recipe with ham and bacon […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Garlic and Cheddar Cheese Breadsticks

 

 In my constant search to figure out how else I can use my sourdough starter discard, I came across an interesting recipe to try: Garlic and Cheddar Cheese Breadsticks You […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Ube (Purple Yam) Sourdough Crumpets

 

 In my constant search to figure out how else I can use my sourdough starter discard, I came across an interesting recipe to try: English Crumpets But I adapted my […]

Sourdough, Sourdough Discard

Overnight Sourdough Pancake

 

 In my constant search to figure out how else I can use my sourdough starter discard, I came across an interesting recipe to try: Pancakes On this page, we will […]

Sourdough

Sourdough Pandesal

 

 These sourdough Pan de Sal are soft, light, and airy with a wonderful hint of sour. Now, fill your house with a yummy smelling, yeastless Pandesal. This is my fourth […]

Bread, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Danish Pies ‘Pirogger’ (Baked Empanada)

 

 I have so long wanted to try out a healthy lunchbox recipe for Olivia. And since today is her first day ‘again’ in the kindergarten, I throw myself in the […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Bread, Breakfast, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Easy Pizza Toast

 

 This pizza toast is super easy to make that both kids and grown-ups will love. Use any toppings of your choice in this 5-minute treat. Perfect for an easy school […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Chicken, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Simple Egg Mayo Salad

 

 Egg salad is super easy to prepare and makes great sandwiches on sliced bread, buns, bagels, filling for lettuce cup, or on top of toasted sliced baguettes. I made this […]

Bread, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Spanish Bread

 

 Spanish Bread is a ubiquitous bread in every bakery in the Philippines. They are one of the favorite mid-day snack paired with coffee or cola by Filipinos. The ingredients for […]

Baby food, Bread, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Pigs in a Blanket with Spinach

 

 I made a new recipe today and I want to share it with you. I always baked bread using all-purpose flour and bread flour, and after the COVID-19 lockdown, I […]

Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pasta, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Easy Penne Pasta with Meat Sauce

 

 Pure comfort food, this easy Penne pasta has a meaty, creamy sauce and perfect for a busy night. Try these other pasta dinner recipes Spaghetti with Bacon and Garlic-Crispy Breadcrumbs […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes

Easy Oven-Baked Filipino Barbecue

 

 Easy oven barbecue pork is baked in a garlicky marinade sauce. You will get that delicious Filipino Barbecue flavor without turning on your grill. Just mix all the ingredients and […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Danish Pork Meatballs with Potatoes

 

 Danish Meatballs is a popular dish here in Denmark, and we eat them for lunch on rye bread with pickled red cabbage or with boiled potato or cold potato salad. […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Open Beef Lindstrom Sandwich

 

 This our version of the popular Swedish Burger called Biff a la Lindstrom. Biff a la Lindstrom This dish is named after Henrik Lindström, raised by a Swedish family in […]

Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Skinless Pork Longganisa

 

 When you are living abroad and far away from home, you will miss and appreciate every simple thing you enjoy eating back home, and this Longganisa is one of my […]

Danish Dishes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Steamed Bao filled with Crispy Pork Belly

 

 This recipe is a family’s favorite and easy to prepare and cook. I used my roasted pork belly to fill my bao buns with pickled red cabbage, and sliced cucumber […]

How to, Sauces

How to make Hoisin sauce

 

 This Hoisin sauce takes only minutes to make at home from ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. You will need: 100 grams hoisin sauce 1 clove garlic, finely […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Triple Chocolate Cookies

 

 This is our second cookie recipe in our blog, so today, Olivia and I will share our big, soft, and moist triple chocolate cookies. And if you like cookies and […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Overnight Soft Milk Buns

 

 These soft, airy milk buns are our all-time favorite buns. The dough is enriched with milk, egg, sugar, and butter, giving it a delicious, sweet, milky flavor and keeping it […]

Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Prosciutto-Wrapped Pork Loin with Dried Dates and Star Anise

 

 Incredibly easy to make Prosciutto-wrapped Pork Loin with only a few ingredients and no expertise required. If you love pork loin dishes you might also like these: Pork loin stuffed […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Chicken Breast Fillets in Piquant Sauce with Bacon and Vegetables

 

 This recipe is easy and comes together quickly, and is served over pasta or white rice. Boneless-chicken like chicken breast fillets is best for this recipe. And I like to […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

One-Pan Lemon Chicken with Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes

 

 This one-pan Lemon Chicken with Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes recipe is so delicious; you’ll want to make it weekly! This recipe is a complete meal with minimal cleanup in this […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

One-Pan Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes and Bacon

 

 A hearty, one-pan meal that’s ready in just 50 minutes, our pork chop dinner includes bacon and cherry tomatoes. Recipe notes Baking time will also depend on the thickness of […]

Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Easy Beef Meatballs in Tomato Sauce with Spaghetti

 

 Quick, delicious, and very child-friendly, these Easy Homemade Beef Meatballs in Tomato Sauce are perfectly served with spaghetti for an easy peasy midweek meal. Beef meatballs in a rich tomato […]

Bread, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Soft Ensaymada

 

 Ensaymada or Ensaimada is a soft, brioche-like bread that is buttery, milky, and rich with flavor and added softened butter, sugar, and cheese on top. It can be enjoyed at […]

30-minute recipes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Ube Ice Cream

 

 Warm weather is here, so I think I will share my Ube Halaya Ice Cream with you. Ube is one of the popular ice cream flavors in the Philippines. And […]

30-minute recipes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Rocky Road Ice Cream

 

 Rocky Road is an ice cream flavor that is traditionally composed of chocolate ice cream, nuts, and marshmallows. This ice cream is my childhood favorite. I love lots of chocolate […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pasta, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Filipino-Style Chicken Macaroni Salad

 

 Macaroni Salad is typically served during special occasions like birthdays, fiesta, weddings, and Christmas and New Year’s Eve. This dish is straightforward to prepare and cook. It does not take […]

30-minute recipes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Fried Cheddar Cheese Spring Rolls

 

 Life is good, and cheese makes it even better. These fried cheese spring rolls are great as snacks, appetizers, and side dishes. This cheese spring roll requires only 3 ingredients […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Hokkaido Milk Bread

 

 We bake pretty much all our bread ourselves. And we love white and sinful bread with a little cold butter. Tangzhong Baking Method A while ago, I came across a […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Classic Pavlova

 

 The classic Pavlova is a fantastic cake that is easy to make and taste wonderful. It is a delicate and absolutely fantastic dessert, adaptable to all kinds of fruits, and […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Sugar-Mustard Ham Glaze

 

 Try our Sugar-Mustard Ham Glazed the next time you make a Ham at home. This glazes us both sweet and tangy and is perfect for enjoying on top of ham. […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Humba (Batangas-version)

 

 Pork Humba is cooked with a soy-based sauce flavored with star anise. Serve with a side of white rice and your favorite vegetables. This dish is easy to prepare but […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Chicken Cordon Bleu

 

 Homemade Chicken Cordon Bleu is just always great! Cordon Bleu is such a real classic, originally made from veal, but I’ve always used chicken breast instead. What to serve with […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Ground Beef Tortilla Wraps

 

 Ground Beef Tortilla Wraps are one of our go-to, easy meals. They take less than 30 minutes, and my family loves them. Tortilla wraps can be messy to eat if […]

30-minute recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pasta, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Spaghetti with Bacon and Garlic-Crispy Breadcrumbs

 

 This spaghetti with bacon and crispy breadcrumbs are ready in less than half an hour. This dish is perfect for those busy families who don’t have a lot of time […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, Breakfast, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Filipino-Style Corned Beef

 

 Stir-fry corned beef is one of my favorite breakfast paired with steamed white rice. This dish is usually served for breakfast with garlic fried rice and eggs. This dish is […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Soft and White Homemade Siopao

 

 Siopao is a savory meat-filled steamed bun. It originated from the Chinese Bao or Pao, which literally means ‘wrapped.’ I have already posted the Bao recipe here if you also want to […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Chicken Asado

 

 Here is the Chicken Asado filling recipe. Actually, it is almost the same as my Pork Asado recipe – just substitute pork with chicken. If you want to try this […]

Bread, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Hopia

 

 Hello everyone! Today, we will make Hopia – a pastry dough filled with a sweet or savory filling. It is flaky, sweet, and just simply delicious. Hopia filling And there […]

30-minute recipes, Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Salami, Ham, and Onion Pizza

 

 Searching for salami and ham pizza recipe? Then you are in the right place. Please refer to my page – Common Baking and Cooking Conversions if you’re using other baking […]

30-minute recipes, Bread, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

Homemade Beef Burger

 

 Your new favorite burger recipe! Our homemade beef burgers are much tastier than take-aways or store-bought, plus they are a lot more simple, easy, and quick to make that you […]

30-minute recipes, Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Ham, Onion, and Salad Pizza

 

 Searching for ham, onion, salad, and cheese pizza recipe? Then you are in the right place. Please refer to my page – Common Baking and Cooking Conversions if you’re using […]

Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Homemade Pizza Dough

 

 This easy homemade pizza dough recipe creates a soft and flavorful pizza crust, and it is easier than you think! Just like nothing compares to homemade bread, nothing compares to […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Rice Puto

 

 Puto is a sweet and spongy dessert from the Philippines, and it is very popular for breakfast, snacks, or it can also be eaten at any time of the day. […]

Bread, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Cinnamon Twists

 

 These cinnamon twists are crispy and a little chewy from the generous amount of caramelized cinnamon-sugar, plus cinnamon. Here in Denmark, we call these pastries ‘Kanelsnurrer‘, and we usually ate […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Homemade Burger Buns

 

 You will never buy burger buns again after trying this recipe. These homemade burger buns are light and fluffy yet rich and crusty on the outside. Watch the video below […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Steamed Moist Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache

 

 Yes, you can bake a cake without an oven with this steamed chocolate cake. Not every household has an oven or microwave; nevertheless, it cannot stop you from making a […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, How to, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Kapeng Barako

 

 Kapeng Barako is a kind of coffee grown in the Philippines, primarily in the provinces of Batangas. It is also best known as the best coffee in the country. What […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Bao Buns

 

 Bao is a light, fluffy, pillowy steamed buns and today I’m going to show you how to make it all at home, from scratch. I also posted on our YouTube […]

Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Overnight Raised Pandesal

 

 You may think that having fresh-from-the-oven Pandesal before noon is impossible; it can be done. Just mix the Overnight Pandesal dough in the evening and refrigerate. The next morning, take […]

How to, Recipes

How to substitute Buttermilk

 

 This homemade buttermilk substitute comes together in 5 minutes and requires only 2 ingredients. Buttermilk is definitely an ingredient you don’t want to omit. Creamy and tangy that brings beautiful […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Easy Homemade Waffles

 

 This waffle recipe makes perfectly crisp on the outside and fluffy on the inside. Waffles that are to die for! I really love these waffles because they are so easy […]

30-minute recipes, How to, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Salted Eggs

 

 Salted eggs are a popular preserved condiment and topping in the Philippines, especially for our rice cake called Bibingka and Puto Pao. We have lockdown for 14 days (maybe more) […]

Bread, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Overnight Raised Chocolate Buns

 

 Light, fluffy, buttery chocolate buns are impossible to resist. Homemade with just a handful of simple ingredients, the BEST Chocolate Buns you can have on your table. I used my […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Roasted Green Chicken Curry

 

 This roasted green chicken curry is seriously simple to throw together and pack a huge amount of flavor! I made this recipe with chicken thighs, which would be perfect served […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf with Glaze

 

 Bacon-wrapped meatloaf is covered in crispy bacon and ketchup glaze. This moist and tender meatloaf really packs with flavor. This dish will surely please and impress your entire family. Not […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Danish Dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pasta, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Spaghetti with Creamy Spinach Sauce and Chicken

 

 This vegetable pasta recipe with creamy spinach sauce is a dish that is quick and simple to make—a satisfying meal in less than 30 minutes – a great dish for […]

Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes

Homemade Puto Pao

 

 Puto Pao is a type of mini steamed buns made out of cake and/or all-purpose flour filled with Asado then topped with salted eggs or cheese slices. This recipe has […]

30-minute recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Spam Musubi

 

 With this easy recipe, you can make Spam Musubi yourself at home! I also made a kid-friendly version of Spam Musubi for my daughter’s lunchbox today. Oh, she really loves […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Soup, Weekly Meal Plan

Pork Belly and Ribs Sinigang

 

 This Filipino pork in tamarind soup is a popular sour soup in the Philippines. We use different souring agents when making sinigang. You can use unripe tamarind, guava, kamias, or […]

Bread, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Moist Chocolate Cupcakes Trial #1

 

 Delicious and so easy (just one bowl) chocolate cupcake recipe. If you adore chocolate desserts, you will love my Fudgy Chocolate Brownie, Chocolate Swiss Roll, and Chocolate Banana Cake. My […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Banana Batter Pancakes

 

 These banana treats are lightly coated in pancake batter. If you and your kids like bananas, then this preparation may rock your breakfast routine! For the pancake batter, we use […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Beef Chop Suey

 

 Beef chop suey is a popular Chinese take-away dish, but today we will share this 15-minutes stir-fry chop suey recipe that you can surely make in your kitchen. 👍 In […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Bread, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Banana and Nutella Rolls

 

 Banana and Nutella rolls are so simple to make, and it’s yum in your tummy. Perfect for a quick breakfast, kid’s lunchboxes, or as an afternoon bite. Just three ingredients […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Soya Chicken Noodle with Bok Choy

 

 Soy chicken is something you can eat almost daily as either lunch or dinner. A super simple dish that fits well with both rice and noodles. I use chicken thighs […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Pork Adobo in Coconut Milk

 

 Adobo is a signature dish in the Philippines and our favorite classic Filipino dinner here at our house. I have already posted my Chicken Adobo and Easy Pork Adobo recipes. […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Leche Flan (Using pure egg yolks)

 

 Leche flan is a delicious Filipino dessert that resembles Creme Brulee. And in Spain, people call this dessert Spanish Flan. There are different ways of cooking Leche flan. In Filipino […]

30-minute recipes, How to, International dishes, Recipes

How to make Sushi Rice

 

 Making sushi rice is easier than you think. Everyone knows that it can take as long as 20 years to become a sushi chef in Japan. Their sushi rice is […]

International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Chicken Tempura Maki

 

 Have you tried making your own sushi at home? It is actually easy and cheap to make. You will find this super tasty tempura maki with crispy chicken and creamy […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, Dessert or Sweet treats, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Champorado using Cocoa Powder

 

 This is a traditional dish that is well known in the Philippines. It is a dish made from glutinous rice, cocoa powder, sugar, and milk. It can be eaten cold […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Kare-Kare using Mama Sita Mix

 

 I’ve already posted my Osso Buco Kare-Kare recipe and Pork Ribs Caldereta from scratch, but these recipes require many ingredients and time. Therefore, I have thought that I will also […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

 

 This is my absolute favorite brownie recipe. They are rich, fudgy in the middle, and made completely from scratch. These brownies are so much better than the box, and I […]

Danish Dishes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Danish Biscuit Cake or Kiksekage

 

 Chocolate Biscuit Cake is an old recipe that was made in many Danish homes. The classic cake is super easy to make because this recipe doesn’t require any baking time […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Pork Ribs Caldereta

 

 Caldereta is one of the dishes you will always see during any festivities in the Philippines. But as time changes, everyone now enjoys this dish in their everyday meal. It […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Japanese Chicken Katsu

 

 Have you tried Chicken Tonkatsu in a Japanese restaurant? No! So, now it’s your time to get a try this Chicken tonkatsu recipe with a tonkatsu or katsu sauce. It […]

30-minute recipes, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Ground Pork with Quail Eggs

 

 Ground pork or ‘pork giniling‘ with quail eggs is one of the dishes in my quick recipe list because this Filipino dish is so easy to prepare and cook. It […]

How to, Recipes, Sauces

How to make Katsu Sauce

 

 This is a version of a sauce used for tonkatsu (pork) or chicken katsu. My family loves it, and I like it better than a local restaurant’s sauce. Dishes to serve with Katsu sauce Japanese Chicken […]

30-minute recipes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Sauces

How to Make 5-Minute Homemade Pizza Sauce

 

 This pizza sauce is made from ingredients in your pantry that also happens to taste amazing and comes together in a matter of minutes. I have a great from-scratch pizza […]

Bread, Danish Dishes, Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Cinnamon Snails from Scratch for Kids Lunchbox

 

 These cinnamon filed bread snails are perfect for a mid-afternoon snack or lunchbox treat. It would be fun to make this with your kids. Hurry up in the kitchen and […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Fudgy Brownie Chocolate Cookie

 

 You will never have to choose between cookies and brownies again. You can have them both with these super chocolatey and fudgy brownie cookies. So addictive and so easy to […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Ginataang Manok

 

 Ginataang Manok is a Filipino dish that makes use of coconut milk and spices. This is a simple yet rich dish and can be eaten along with steamed rice for […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Danish Pork Sausage

 

 Danish sausage, know as Medisterpølse, is perfectly suited to the cold months, serving with red cabbage and potatoes. I prepared the sausage to first boil for about 10 – 15 […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Fish, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Homemade Fish Balls

 

 Fish balls are popular street food in the Philippines, and fish ball vendors can be found everywhere, but mostly they can be seen outside school campuses. This dish is really […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Soy-Braised Chicken

 

 Braising is one of the easiest ways to infuse delicious flavor into food. This braised soya chicken is tender, bathed in a savory sauce, and perfect over a bed of […]

Weekly Meal Plan

Welcome to our Weekly Meal Plan

 

 Welcome back to another easy, inspirational, and delicious weekly meal plan! There are a lot of yummy recipes for you to try out this week! I hope this page helps […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Asian-style Chicken Meatballs

 

 Asian chicken meatballs are on the menu this week. This dish is so versatile in how it can be eaten, and you can make them in bulk and save them […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Freezer-friendly Recipes, How to, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to make Mung Bean Filling

 

 This mung bean filling is what I used for my hopia and Buchi. I usually make the whole package and then use up 1/4 of it and freeze the rest […]

30-minute recipes, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Leftovers with Fried Pork, Potatoes, Butternut squash, Carrots, and Egg

 

 An easy recipe from our dinner last night is Baked Chicken with potatoes and butternut squash. It’s a great way to use up your leftover meat or vegetables. Here you […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Mini Colorful Pancakes

 

 An easy way to liven up your kid’s lunchbox is with a little color! These mini colorful banana pancakes are the perfect size for little hands, and their playful colors […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Baked Chicken with Potatoes and Butternut Squash

 

 Baked chicken with potatoes and butternut squash is such a winter recipe, but it’s honestly perfect any time of the year. This is a great weeknight one-pan dish too. Meal […]

30-minute recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pasta, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Bacon Mac and Cheese

 

 Comfort food, at its very best – the American macaroni and cheese, or Mac’n’Cheese, as it is commonly called, is a dream of a pasta dish with lots of cheese. […]

Baby food, Breakfast, Chicken, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes

Arroz Caldo (Chicken Rice Porridge)

 

 Nothing beats Arroz Caldo to warm you up in cold weather! Simple comfort food! When I was growing up, my Lola (from Laguna) would make a large batch of Arroz […]

Beef, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Garlic Herb Crusted Roast Beef

 

 Top a beef roast with garlic and herbs and follow these simple directions for an easy garlic herb-crusted roast beef. Herb topping for Roast Beef I decided to use the […]

Dessert or Sweet treats, Philippine dishes, Recipes

How to Make Ube Hayala

 

 Ube Halaya is one of the most beloved desserts or merienda in the Philippines. It’s made from ube or purple yam. But for us living abroad, it is very difficult […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Sweet and Sour Chicken

 

 There is no need to take-out or go to the restaurant when you can make this authentic sweet and sour chicken at home! This is one delicious dinner. Sweet and […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Simple Baked Curry Chicken Drumsticks

 

 These simple baked curry chicken drumsticks work great in the oven or on the grill. But I most often cook them in the oven. This recipe works well with chicken […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Breakfast, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Egg Muffins with Bacon and Mushrooms

 

 These muffins are loaded with crispy bacon, mushrooms, and healthy carrots. I would make a few dozens of these muffins over the weekend, freeze them in an airtight container, and […]

Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Greek Meatloaf

 

 So there is something particularly easy and cozy about dishes where it is all just cooked in one dish (or pan), and I do just that with Greek meatloaf. Serve […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Pork, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Filipino-style Pork Barbecue

 

 Filipino Pork Barbecue is a skewered pork marinated and basted with a sweet soy sauce mixture of garlic, banana ketchup, soy sauce, sprite or lemon soda. The complement to this […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Tandoori Chicken

 

 Juicy Tandoori Chicken baked in the oven is a delicious, easy recipe perfect for dinner served with rice and salad. Tandoori spices cumin cilantro paprika turmeric cardamon cinnamon cloves ginger […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Pork, Recipes

Mini Corndogs and Cheese

 

 Easy, homemade mini corn dogs and cheese are so easy to make and are super kid-friendly. Another easy school lunch that I packed really quickly by pulling ready-made items from […]

Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Pork, Recipes

Steamed Cabbage Rolls

 

 Don’t you like cabbage? Yes? Well, it’s probably because you haven’t tried these cabbage rolls. These cabbage rolls are savory and come with a touch of keto in it. Ingredients […]

Chicken, Danish Dishes, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Oven Roasted Chicken with Lemon Rosemary Garlic Butter

 

 Roast Chicken is really delicious, and in this recipe, you get a delicious chicken with crispy skin and juicy meat. Chicken can be something special, and citrus fruit like a […]

30-minute recipes, Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, International dishes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Thai Red Chicken Curry

 

 The easiest and most flavorful homemade Thai red curry you will ever make in just 30 minutes. It’s super easy to make and is so delicious for dinner. Lime kefir […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Breaded Baked Chicken Drumsticks

 

 Baked chicken drumsticks that are crispy and juicy make for the perfect weeknight meal and lunchbox for your kids. This chicken recipe is incredibly easy to make and much healthier […]

Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Low Carb Meatloaf

 

 This low carb meatloaf is flavored with onion and cheddar cheese. I bet this meatloaf will be a hit at your house! Most meatloaf recipes call for some binder like […]

30-minute recipes, Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Baked Pasta Gratin with Tomato Sauce and Mozzarella

 

 This is probably one of the easiest dished to find. And it tastes super good! Pasta topped with tomato sauce and baked in the oven with mozzarella cheese on top. […]

Baby food, Beef, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Cheese Burger Pies

 

 These little cheeseburger snacks are delicious and way too easy to make! They are ideal for snacks and lunches with vegetables. We eat them both as snacks and whole meals […]

Fish, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Tuna Pies

 

 These tuna pies are simple to make and incredibly delicious. All you need is some puff pastry, a can of tuna, and a few other simple ingredients you will probably […]

30-minute recipes, Fish, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Keto-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Philippine dishes, Recipes, Weekly Meal Plan

Salmon Belly Sour Soup

 

 This is a quick soup that takes less than 30 minutes to prepare. Very flavorful with no additional seasoning required. The other kinds of meats used to cook Sinigang are […]

30-minute recipes, Baby food, Danish Dishes, Fish, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Smoked Salmon Bread Roll

 

 A fresh and fun idea for your kids’ lunchbox. Olivia really likes smoked salmon; that’s why she really enjoys this bread roll recipe. The addition of green salad or spinach […]

30-minute recipes, Bread, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Mini-Bites Pizza

 

 Lunchbox mini pizzas, quick and easy to make, and freezable! Perfect for the lunch box or a snack at home for lunch. Super kid-friendly! The pizzas are not too big for the lunch […]

Chicken, Freezer-friendly Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Kids' Lunchbox recipes, Recipes

Baked Chicken Drumsticks

 

 This easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks recipe is the perfect way to make juicy and tender chicken that your whole family and kids’ will love!  These chicken legs are brushed with […]

Baby food, Bread, Breakfast, Freezer-friendly Recipes,