• Sunday , 22 October 2017

Stories

Is Filipino Food Weird?

Is Filipino Food Weird?

Is Filipino Food Weird? Programs like Bizarre Foods or Fear Factor only feature food from the Philippines that are odd to Americans. Foodies who are adventurous appreciate these shows more because they know the dishes or delicacies featured are snippets ...

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Be right back!

Be right back!

Be right back or “brb”.  Why have I not posted? Where are my recipes? My stories? We’ve had a whirlwind of a schedule with our blessedly hectic few months.  We travelled to spectacular places, then travelled some more.  Then, I finally ...

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While Travelling, Eat Your Vegetables

While Travelling, Eat Your Vegetables

Guest post time! Since I’m currently traveling, it’s been difficult to have access to a kitchen and cook recipes to feature here in Amusing Maria.  This guest post is written by Andrew Goethals, a fantasy genre novelist and most beloved editor. ...

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Wanderlust Calling

Wanderlust Calling

The older I get, the more I feel the urgency to see more and do more. I have a wandering heart, often restless and dreaming about great travels to other countries. Not for a week or a packaged tour but ...

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Lemons…

Lemons…

High school reunion!!! Everyone loves it, right?  Not really. The movies about mean girls and school clique hierarchy might be exaggerated but it does exist. I should know, I was at the bottom rung of the ladder for many years in ...

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Shopping on a budget at ALDI’s

Shopping on a budget at ALDI’s

  *I received promotional consideration for this post, opinions about ALDI are my own. Here is a recap of my ALDI experience: My favorite food items: Millville Crunchy Granola Raisin Bran Burman’s Mayonnaise liveGfree Gluten-Free Multi Seed Crackers Specially Selected ...

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Chayote Squash Breakdown

Chayote Squash Breakdown

This is a tale of a sad Filipina and her quest to buy Chayote Squash. I have been looking forward to cooking one of my all time favorite Filipino dishes: Ginisang Sayote or Stir Fried Chayote Squash I wanted to ...

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