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Creamy Pork and Beans Pasta

These rainy days, I’m a lazy chef. Can’t get my creative juices out and just wish I can spend the whole day in bed snuggled under the pillows. But unfortunately, work, work, work, work, work…gets in the way. 😦 Recently, I’m trying to cut down on carbs and curb my unhealthy eating habits. I’m now… Continue reading Creamy Pork and Beans Pasta

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Rainy day eats: Pasta sa Aligue (Pasta in crab fats)

Normally, on a cold and rainy day, I would whip up something soupy. But today, my gut is telling me it’s craving for pasta. So I scoured our pantry for whatever available ingredient I can find to use for my pasta dish. Luckily for me, I still have half a bottle of “aligue” stored in… Continue reading Rainy day eats: Pasta sa Aligue (Pasta in crab fats)

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My Lasagna (version)

  Ever since I learned how to make lasagna three years ago, I’ve been cooking it every birthdays and holidays. When I serve this to our guests, nothing is always left. (No kidding!). Last New Year’s Eve, I made one again this time for personal consumption so I can have it all to myself. Initially,… Continue reading My Lasagna (version)