Filipino Vigan Empanada Recipe

Even though I’m a Filipino American, I grew up eating the Filipino food my family cooked for us and learned to make them myself. But once in the Philippines, I learned that with 7,107 islands, you get many different culinary specialty’s in each vicinity, province or main island of Luzon, North Luzon, Visayas, Mindinao, and Palawan. We were very excited to try something new and orange! Continue reading

The Cold Hills of Baguio

Towards the latter end of our trip, Stace had the urge to push through with our initial plans of visiting Northern Luzon that were altered due to typhoon Ondoy that devastated the Philippines. At this point, I was exhausted and tired from our countless hours spent hopping on taxis, buses, and planes but she brought up a great point that Continue reading