Quaker Power Meals: Fig and Honey Oat Muesli

Essentially a breakfast or brunch option, Muesli is made of raw rolled oats and other ingredients like grains, fresh or dried fruits, …

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The Thing About Eggs

Most people learn what they know about food from their parents or their families and they know what they know …

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Quaker Power Meals: Chocolate Oat Champorado

So today we make a chocolate oat champorado which is a Filipino chocolate congee of sorts. Champorado is a great …

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Green Chicken Curry with Fried Okra

Okay, so first of all, don’t hate because this isn’t authentic. But it’s delicious. This recipe is good for 3 …

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Quaker Power Meals: Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce

Everyone loves street food, myself included. Satay is definitely on my must eat list when I travel around South East …

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Quaker Power Meals: Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? I don’t make them often because if I did, I’d eat them in one …

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Bistek Tagalog (Seared Beef Tenderloin with Bone Marrow)

Bistek Tagalog is one of my favourite Filipino dishes. Its bursting with umami flavours and has a rich onion sauce …

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5-Ingredient Recipe: Curry Milkfish on Lemongrass Sticks

By Stef Sancianco Earlier this year, I went to Bali for the first time. I was instantly enamoured by the …

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Quaker Power Meals: Bacon Chedder Oats with Poached Egg

Who doesn’t love breakfast food? There’s something so comforting about it that it’s carried over to other times and meals …

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Pork and Chicken Adobo

A Pork and Chicken Adobo is the holy grail of Filipino cooking. Everyone seems to have their own version of …

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I gained weight because of a sedentary lifestyle and overly indulging in foods I knew were bad for me, eating out too often, taking the easy route (microwavable dishes) and not caring what went in my body, before I knew it reached 240 lbs. I lost weight through pure dedication, tireless hours of hard work and yes, food. I cooked my way to fitness, making sure to only feed myself tasty well prepared dishes with all the right stuff, the perfect fuel, taking me down to 150lbs. Of course I indulge from time to time, as the fat kid still lurks inside of me; here you will find a little bit of everything for the sole purpose of sharing my passion for food and life.





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