Monggo bean soup is a common Filipino comfort food. It is usually made with pork chops, but this recipe uses bacon.
Traveling in London with a London Pass and London Travel Card for sightseeing tours is cheaper than buying tickets for each tourist attraction and every transport vehicle. No hassle and queing when buying the tickets online. This is an article about my travel in London and the places I have visited.
This is an easy and delicious way of stir frying asparagus with bacon. Not many ingredients included in this recipe but you can choose vegetables of your liking besides asparagus and bacon.
Mango jam is one of the most delicious jams I have eaten or made. This jam is not only good for spreading on top of your bread and sandwiches, but it can also be used for a fruity and creamy cake filling.
I have been traveling again and this time in the island of my fathers' ancestors in Bohol, Philippines. Bohol is in Visayas, a very tiny island not far from Cebu. It is a very clean island with an amazing beauty of the nature. I will introduce to you the best tourist spots I love in Bohol.
I am a health conscious person as well as very creative in my garden on finding something that makes me feel good. Hibiscus flowers, Moringa aka Miracle tree and guava plants are some of the plants I have in my tropical garden. I made healthy teas out of Hibiscus flowers, Moringa and guava leaves.
When I visit my home country of the Philippines, I like to make coconut oil from the coconut trees behind my house. My grandmother taught me how to do it.
Thai spas are becoming more and more popular in many cities. Besides traditional Thai massage, Thai spas offer a variety of other massages and beauty treatments.
This mango peanut butter Valentine's heart dessert is a no-bake, easy, and delicious fruity mango treat for two people. It has only five ingredients.
Every end of the year, we celebrate Christmas all around the world. I live in Germany for most of my life and I would love to share with you the fascinating Christmas traditions of the Germans.
This article is a step-by-step tutorial on how to make a Minecraft birthday cake for kids and adults alike.
A Filipino burial is very unique. It consists of many religious and non-religious practices and some superstitious beliefs. Following is how we buried my father and arranged his funeral.
Laswitan Falls & Lagoon and Britania Islands are the 2 awesome places I have traveled to my home country Philippines. An adventurous travel in Surigao del Sur in Mindanao, the largest island at home.
This hub is about some interesting and fascinating tourist places in Cologne Germany.
Strawberry tartlets without baking but glazed with red wine jelly and with just a few ingredients.
Father´s Day is celebrated worldwide but Germany has its own traditional way of celebrating this holiday.
Have you ever thought of the best gifts your mothers of 50+ years could have on Mother´s Day? This hub is what you are looking for. Special gifts for women in their best ages.
Schwarzwaeldertorte / Black Forest Cake is the most popular cake originated in Germany. It is my easy way on making this delicious cake that you can make at home for your birthday or any celebrations.
This hub is about my first ever baked chocolate cranberry muffins. How I did it and how successful delicious I have made it.
Have you been to Eden Nature Park And Resort? It is one of the tourists attractions in Davao City, Philippines. It´s a place for you to retreat from a hectic life in the city.
This is a Filipino style of making a pizza. This style of pizza is a sweet and a bit sour kind of pizza.
This is a hub about my homemade body scrubs and facial masks out of fresh leftover papaya and mango fruits salad that I have made at home in the Philippines.
Tips on where you can hide your money while you are travelling.
Did you have a lot of bananas before and you didn't know how to use them besides baking a bread or a cake? This smoothie is a refreshing recipe for a hot summer day and is easy to make.
Are you planning to have a vacation in Amsterdam, The Netherlands? Here are the best tourists attractions you have to enjoy in your visit. From visiting a museum to a canal boat tour. Enjoy!
Are you planning of moving to or from Ireland ? Before doing that, think very well. This is a serious plan that needs a very thorough organization. In this hub I´ll share to you how I did it.
Summer time is harvesting time for strawberries. This article is about how to store your fresh strawberries in the freezer.
Moringa Tree is called a Miracle Tree. It is a multi purpose plant which has a lot of vitamins, minerals and amino acids.
This is an exciting family outdoor adventure at Tinuy-an Falls, Bislig, Surigao del Sur, Philippines. A day trip to this awesome and fascinating wonder of nature. A travel everyone has enjoyed.
This is a photo gallery of almost all the flowers that I have in my garden. I just want to share the beauty and some informations about them.
Frozen Cherry Cream Dessert Recipe is a no bake creamy dessert made of Graham Crackers and cherry fillings. It is a yummy summer treat for any kind of celebrations like birthday parties.
Fruit Snack Mix is one of the healthiest snack you can eat whether you are at home, in the office, in a picnic or as a take away for your kids in going to school.
Before spending a day or just an hour or two in a Spa requires research and information on where to go for a relaxing day, but first of all you need to book an appointment.
Guava Pineapple Smoothie is one of the easiest and healthiest drink I have made for myself and my family. It is very refreshing specially on a hot and sunny day in summer.
Tuna Sandwich is one of the awesome and yummy snack you can have for your breakfast, lunch, dinner or as a snack in between meals. You can prepare this for a family get together picnic.
Crocodile Farm in Puerto Princesa is a local name of the Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center. This farm is not meanly a breeding farm for crocodiles from Palawan but also a kind of zoo for Philippine animals like the Hornbill and the talking Mynah.
The Subterranean Underground River, one of the New Wonders of Nature in the World. It is located in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines. This is an awesome Underground River I have visited with giants limestone formations, stalactites and stalagmites inside the cave.
This is a mini gingerbread house recipe made of Graham Crackers. It´s an easy way of making Gingerbread House especially when you don´t have enough time baking for the gingerbread pattern. Enjoy and have fun in your creativity.
Have you tried fried rice with meat and vegetables before? If not, why not try this one. You can make this recipe for your breakfast, lunch or for your dinner. As a full meal or as a side dish, with or without salads.
Have you seen a dirndl skirt or dress or have you worn one? This dress is a traditional folk dress in the south of Germany and some parts of Austria. German women wear fashionable dirndln during Oktoberfest on the last two weeks of September.
This is a poem about a friend of mine who passed away last Thursday, on All Saints Day. She will be missed by us who knew her. May she rest in peace.
Avocado is one of the super power fruits on earth. Although avocado is very fatty, the fat is healthy as it is monounsaturated. Avocado has a lot of health benefits that one should eat it for the sake of having a good health.
Carambola or a Star Fruit is another tropical fruit which grows in the Philippines and other Southeast Asian countries, as well as in some American countries and in the Pacific. How to eat a Star fruit would be a very short article if I did not include some useful facts about this juicy and...
Jackfruit is one of the oldest tree in the world. It is big, prickly outside and weight more or less 30 kilos. It´s one of the delicious fruits you can find in the South and Southeast Asia. You can cook it young as vegetable or ripe as fruit for your salads, smoothies, ice cream or as it is.
Mango Strawberry Cream Dessert is a delicious dessert you can serve for your family at dinner time. It´s easy to make and you need only 5 ingredients to make this recipe.
You bought an orchid, but now you don't know how to take care of it properly. It's not too difficult, but you do need to be patient and dedicated. Follow these simple tips to keep your orchids thriving for years.
Have you eaten pancakes before? But surely not German pancakes! German Pancakes With Apple Slices is another recipe from my adopted country. This food is usually eaten at lunch and supper time.
Have you seen waterfalls before? A beautiful nature God created for us, mankind. Tiklas Waterfalls is one of the waterfalls I have visited in my home country Philippines. It is located in Barangay Lawit, Gingoog City in the Province of Misamis Oriental. It´s in Mindanao, the biggest island...
Tagaytay City is an amazing place to visit which is overlooking one of the active volcanoes in the Philippines. Taal Volcano is located in the middle of Taal Lake. Travelling to Tagaytay City and seeing an awesome scenic view of our mother nature is one of the unplanned and a surprised travel...
Fraueninsel (Frauenchiemsee) Sightseeing Tour is a video hub about my travel to the second largest island at lake Chiemsee. This is the continuation of my travel from Heerenchiemsee to Frauenchiemsee, Bavaria, Germany.
This article is about the traditional breakfast recipes of bread in Germany. Germany has around 200 kinds of bread. From Graubrot, a sourdough bread, to rye bread or whole wheat Roggenbrot or Roggenmischbrot, a mixture of rye and whole wheat bread to a normal wheat bread. It is very difficult ...
Have you tried drinking soya milk? Do you know that it´s healthy for you? This article is about soya milk and its health benefits. How I discovered this drink and why I stay with it.
This is a family meal recipe from my late mother. Pedia´s Spring Roll recipe is always a hit in our family parties as it is cook for a crowd of more than a dozen. It contains a lot of work but with the helping hands of a family, this is a great way of bonding together.
Have you eaten a vegetarian ratatouille? It is a healthy, vegetable stew originated from the south of France. This is not an exact French recipe as I keep on experimenting every time I make this stew.
Have you cut the bottoms of your new long pants before because it is so long for you? Did you just throw the cuttings without thinking that you can still make something new out of them? Well, this hub is about using your own creativity. If you are interested, please read.
This is a video hub about my second visit in Herrenchiemsee, The Royal Palace of King Ludwig II of Bavaria, Germany. On this visit I was only able to take a video of the palace and its huge park for it is still forbiden to take it inside.
Kneipp Walking is a water cure treatment founded by a German priest Sebastian Kneipp. It is a kind of hydrotherapy treatment which can be done in the nature, at home or at the spas.It is popular in Europe.
Have you been to Toerwang, Samerberg before? If not, here are some travel informations about this beautiful village in Samerberg, Bavaria, Germany where you can relax with the panoramic beauty of the nature.
Busay Waterfalls is an undevelop waterfalls in Macalang, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte, Philippines. It is a beauty spot in my hometown which I never heard before. I am proud to say that there is indeed a beautiful place for me to visit when I am at home.
My Beautiful Orchids is a poem about my dying out orchids. They missed the care of my mother who passed away a few years ago.I tried to give them life again by talking and whispering lovely words without thinking what the people think about me. With success!
This recipe is the outcome of my imagination when I was craving for a delicious and spicy German Fried Potatoes (Bratkartoffeln). Self created and it comes out to be so near to the traditional German fried potatoes. Yummy!!!
Have you been thinking about your age lately? No? Well,I do. This article is about how I keep myself healthy and I want to give these tips to everybody who thinks life is over now. It is not!!!
This article is about the HOLD UP inside a public jeepney I have experienced in my home country Philippines. My friends and I are thankful that we are still alive.
Have you cooked rice before? Did you have a leftover rice and you did not know what to do with it? Well,this is an easy and delicious recipe on how to use your leftover rice for another meal.
Have you been to the stunning beaches of Puerto Galera? Well if not, here are some useful information you can have from my own travel to this beautiful and tropical paradise in the Philippines.
This poem is a tribute to the beautiful nature I was looking at when I was relaxing from my stressful travel from Mindanao to Manila, Batangas and Calapan, Mindoro Oriental, Philippines.
This article is about my early life in Germany where I had to be strong enough to survive from the different changes in life that I have encountered. The cold weather, the food and the people around me.
This poem is about how my day is troubled with noises in my surrounding. It shows how I feel and how I need tranquility during my stay in my home country Philippines.
This article is about how the Filipinos celebrate All Saints Day and All Souls Day. A unique celebration for the remembrance of the dead love ones.
This is a healthy and easy way to make a fruit salad out of fresh fruits from Asian country. Fruits that are really good to your health.
Learn how to prepare to take your dog to the Philippines on vacation.
Have you seen a ghost? Would you believe if and when you see one? This is a story of how I saw a ghost for the first time in my life.
Have you eaten such a delicious Croissant Sandwiches? Well, here are a few easy homemade Croissant Sandwiches even a child can make at home.
Have you tried paraffin wax for your hands and feet? If not, try it and you will see how soft your hands and feet will be. It is a soothing wax spa treatment you´ll love to experience.
Fancy some baguette sandwiches? Here are some recipes on how to make baguette sandwiches. They are so easy to make and cheap as well.
This article is a guide to how to do self facial massage and what benefits can we get in doing so.
This is a poem about a girl who had witnessed the sad and heartbreaking break up of two desperate lovers.
Well, I´m traveling again! Where? To the southwest coast of Ireland, visiting the Mizen Head, Sheeps Head and Inchydoney Island in County Cork.
PPP is a townfest in Wesel Germany. The city of Wesel celebrates the 34th inauguration of this festivity with Kermis, Flea Market,Fireworks, etc...
Have you ever been to Germany for a holiday and have experienced German breakfast? Well if not, let me tell you the typical German breakfast.
Would you like to have a change in cooking your noodles? Well, try this one as it has spinat vegetables on the sauce.
Have you been to the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? The composer of classical music? Salzburg is the city which offers a lot of historical places to visit. Come and join my travel.
Chiemsee is the biggest and beautiful lake in Bavaria. Herrenchiemsee Palace of King Ludwig II of Bavaria is situated in Herreninsel, the largest island in Chiemsee.
This is Part 3 of my Munich hub travel. It is about the continuation of our sightseeing with the used of S-Bahn, U-Bahn, tram, bus, etc...
This is an article about my visit to the museums and my experience in having dinner in one of the oldest Bavarian restaurant in Munich.
This is a travel hub about my visit in one of the fascinating cities in Germany. Munich is a must place to go when you are in Germany for it has a lot of beautiful places to see.
This article is about my vacation in Lake District, Cumbria, England. It is about visiting the beautiful places like Windermere, Hadrians´ Wall and other lovely places nearby.
This article is about my short visit to the amazing Cliffs Of Moher. It was on a dark and stormy weather with a sunny intervals on our way to County Limerick, Ireland.
This article is about how I pack and send a Balikbayan Box to my home country, Philippines. A Balikbayan Box is a Filipino cardboard box luggage for sending goods to their families in the Philippines, tax free.
By writing this article, I was inspired by the beautiful paintings that surround me. The staring eyes of the paintings caught my mind.
This article is about asking yourself who your friends are. It is about who my close friends are and how friendships mean to me.
This article is about my second visit to the largest covered supermarket De Bazaar. It is located in Beverwijk, The Netherlands. It is not far from Amsterdam, around 15 minutes by car. It is one of the main tourist attraction in The Netherlands. De Bazaar is a huge supermarket you should not miss...
This article is about how I came to learn massage by experiencing a day in a spa and how I liked to do the job as a masseuse.
Have you been bored before and did not know how to spend your leisure time? Well, this article is about what to do when you want to enjoy and relax in your spare time.
Have you ever heard about a dog´s family reunion? Well, I have just experienced a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel reunion with our dog Angus and it was fun.
The Beauty of Belmullet article is about the amazing scenic views you can visit in and around Belmullet where I spent my short but happy and wonderful time.
This article is about my holiday in Connemara,County Galway in Republic of Ireland. It is about the beautiful places you can visit in Co. Galway.
This article is about my weekend seminar in relaxation training for children. The participants were trained on how to teach the children on how to relax. It was a very creative, colourful, funny and relaxing weekend.
This article is about how I was introduced by my late grandmother on how herbal poultice massage was and is good to our health without knowing that I will practice this treatment in my future life.
This article is about my experiences in emigrating to europe in 1980´s and how I coped with the different climate, food, customs and tradition of my adopted country Germany.
Mongolian Grill Buffet is a new kind of restaurant I´ve tried. In this kind of restaurant one is allowed to choose his meat, fish and vegetables to be grill in a mongolian way.
Travelling by The Ulysses is a class and fabulous way of travelling.It is about our wonderful travel across the Irish Sea with the largest car ferry in the world Ulysses from Holyhead, England to Dublin, Ireland and vice versa.
An Afternoon In Spa Sula is about a relaxing afternoon treatment in the tranquility of Spa Sula in Wesport, Ireland with my best friend.
This Hub is about where and what places you can visit in the northwest of Ireland. Places like Slieve League, Donegal Castle, Benbulben, Sligo,Yeats Country, etc.
A Day In Shakespeare Country is about our one day visit to the places where Shakespeare, the great playwrite was born and lived.
Every country has a different ways of celebrating Easter.This article is about how the Germans celebrate their Easter Season.How they decorate their houses and make easter eggs decorations.
Our Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dog Angus is beautiful.In this article I wrote about what kind of breed he is and how we got him from the breeder and how he has change our lives.
This article is about how I coped and ignored the drill sound while having a treatment by the dentist. How I suggest myself to be in a beautiful place instead of being by the dentist.
This article is about my three different Christmas celebrations and experiences in the Philippines, Ireland and Germany.
Family Bonding Weekend In Paris is a travel journal of a weekend with my family. What places we had been to like Eiffel Tower, Sacre Ceour, Montmartre, Seine, etc.
Spending a day in a Spa is what everyone need to regain energy from our stressful life. Treatments like Ayurvedic massages, Hot Stones, Balneotherapy, Facials,Aromatherapy are just the thing we need.
Gihaw-an, My Childhood River is about the memories of my happy childhood in the Philippines. It is about how the people did their washing without washing machine.
Winter In Ireland is about how I spent my winter in a rough cold winter but beautiful place on this earth. How I struggled and coped up with the atlantic strong winds.
The Changeable Weather is a Hub about how often the weather changes in a day in Ireland and how I coped with it.
This article is about how I spent my summer in Ireland by enjoying my day when the weather is lovely. Strolling on the white and sandy beach, listening to the sounds of waves of the Atlantic Ocean on Carne beach with my dog Angus.
This article is about our journey to Ireland from Germany-Rotterdam, Netherland-Holyhead, England, living and working in Ireland.