Category Archives: The Novice Vegan

Another Vegan Book To Like

For this Lenten season I found myself having this need to purify my body from several things. So I am trying (trying is the keyword) to abstain from Facebook, from the internet (limiting to 1 hour a day), from soda … Continue reading

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The Almost Vegan Bibingka

But would qualify as vegetarian =) Was itching to cook bibingka when I saw my friend Lanie’s photo of this delicacy made by her friend in Facebook. I love rice cake. The three memorable rice cakes for me are the … Continue reading

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The Relaxed Vegan

It’s been 7 months since I became a vegan. Well… I am a vegan about 90%. I still eat meat/meat products when going to parties (I don’t like to inconvenience the hostess), eating out in restaurants (when the veggie dish … Continue reading

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Heavenly Halo-Halo Without The Shaved Ice Machine

There are just days when the heat has our body clamoring for not just an ice cream but halo-halo (Philippine sundae). The it has-to-be-Halo-Halo hot kind of weather. In my 7 years in the U.S. I have yet to find … Continue reading

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Giving Grandma’s Dessert A Vegan Twist

I can not eat avocado without thinking about my lola Paquit, my maternal grandmother. Up until I was eight years old Sundays, almost without fail, were spent at grandparents house 3 blocks away from where we lived. More often than … Continue reading

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