Trust the Filipino to put the most positive of spins on the most difficult of times. And that is exactly what many Pinoy families are doing in this pandemic, which is leaving people little choice but to hole up at home rather than risk their health outside. While this situation is less than ideal, many Filipino families are nonetheless using the extra time they are spending at home to bond with one another—usually over food, whether for a kingly breakfast, a sumptuous lunch, a mouthwatering merienda, or a delectable dinner.Continue reading
Never before have we been more focused on our health, and that includes being mindful of what we eat. Good thing is eating healthier doesn’t have to be difficult, boring, or tasteless. Maya is giving your breakfasts and baked treats a healthier twist! The Maya ThinkHeart line is the tasty and easy way to be healthy, with the goodness of oats, whole wheat, and muscovado sugar.Continue reading
Getting those vegetables and superfoods into our meals is no easy feat, and it can even be a drag to constantly transform these ingredients into mouthwatering and substantial dishes. How do you keep healthy eating fun, exciting, and great-tasting while still retaining all the necessary nutrients?
Kenny Rogers Roasters partnered with the world-renowned plant-based meat producer Beyond Meat to give customers a healthier option that doesn’t skimp on taste and flavor. Beyond Meat prioritizes the health of their customers by expertly innovating meat substitutes that are low in cholesterol, saturated fats, and free of antibiotics and hormones from animal-based counterparts.Continue reading
Unlike white rice, Bulgur is a superfood. It is delicious and filling, and has countless health benefits. It promotes a healthy heart as it is rich in fiber, antioxidants and essential minerals. It helps control your blood sugar as its glycemic index is far lower than that of white rice. Bulgur is also an excellent source of numerous essential nutrients such as manganese, B vitamins, folic acid, iron, and magnesium that will all help ensure a healthier you.Continue reading
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. That said we tend to eat more during the said meal to keep us fuelled for the day ahead. Though sometimes, we pack in more calories than what we really need.
Regardless of your diet plan, being Pinoy, one of the biggest struggles is to surrender white rice. Health gurus would often just deride it as a cheap energy that your body takes time to process.
But if you grew up loving the familiar starch, combined with a savoy viand, Duru Bulgur is the wisest alternative that can fill any rice-shaped void.Continue reading
Yellow Cab, one of the top players in the Philippine pizza scene, releases another limited-edition NY-Style Thin Crust pizza flavor this quarter.
The new flavor is a take on another classic favorite: the Chicken Alfredo Pizza. The best-selling cream-based pasta now comes in its NY-Style Thin Crust Pizza glory. Savor juicy, boneless chicken thigh fillets set on a bed of rich creamy white sauce and topped with chopped olives and basil strips on our newest crust! You surely wouldn’t want to miss out on our very first white sauce pizza! Oh, and here’s a pro tip: try it with chili flakes for an added kick!Continue reading
For us Filipinos, rice is life! It would be hard to give it up, especially since we combine it with our favorite viands like beef mechado and chicken adobo. Parting with white rice, put simply, will leave a large, rice-shaped void in any Filipino’s heart, including yours most likely. Regardless, it is a choice that has to be made if you really want to live a healthy lifestyle.
There is some good news nonetheless: Duru Bulgur is now available on local shores. A staple grain in Turkey, Duru (literally “pure and clean”) Bulgur is the most practical alternative to white rice that will help you ease your breakup with an all-time Filipino favorite.Continue reading
The Philippines’ biggest mid-year online wine shopping event is here with Winery.ph ‘s 2021 Mid-Year Clearance Sale. This year, the sale features 19 Great Deals ranging from 34% OFF to 57% OFF. These include 11 Red Wines, 6 White Wines, one Rosé, and one Sparkling Rosé!
This sale will run for four days only, from June 30, 2021 to July 3, 2021—coming at a time when the economy begins to open up and importers’ warehouses need to clear up space to make way for new shipments. Now is the best time to stock-up and save big for your upcoming home celebrations!Continue reading
The past year has been tough. Most of us found ourselves stuck in our homes, navigating a new work or school setup and juggling different roles while we wait for better days. It’s not surprising that many of us also feel a bit too burned out. That’s why it’s important to take even the smallest of steps to cope with this new reality for the sake of our mental health.Continue reading
Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila honors the Man of the House this Father’s Day weekend with a sumptuous gastronomic feast and relaxing al fresco respite in an urban oasis by the bay.Continue reading