It was a cold Tuesday afternoon, and from the inside looking out, I watched as trickles of rain plummeted from the overcast skies. Raindrops created small pools on the sidewalks and on the streets, and as my officemate entered the establishment with his friend, they brought with them a slight yet chilly gust of wind … Continue reading Rainy with a Chance of Healthy Food
I found myself again in Troi Oi’s balcony on a holiday, but this time, it had gotten itself a makeover. Drapes in vibrant shades dangled from the ceiling overhead with the lanterns. Equally colorful throw pillows adorned the wooden benches. A set of conical hats clung to the wall beside the door. How amusing that … Continue reading Let It Flow
“Neva’ been to Vietnam? Well, now you caaaaan…” Those were the words I uttered with a longtime friend to Neva, the owner’s daughter, and all three of us laughed at how “punny” it was. It was a fine Saturday afternoon. We were at the new Vietnamese restaurant, Troi Oi, in Riverside Boardwalk here in Iloilo … Continue reading A Momentary Escape to Vietnam
Wake up to a new day in your suite and anticipate a hearty breakfast feast at The Barn Breakfast Bistro. Located at the 3rd floor of the B Lifestyle Complex, The Barn Breakfast Bistro is a refreshing respite from the pricey breakfast meals usually served in hotels. Here, you'll be treated to reasonably priced, generous … Continue reading Barn There, Done That!
Live by Healthy Kitchen, the favorite go-to restaurant of Ilonggos for healthy and yummy food, has just revamped their menu! With the #LetsLiveAgain, the establishment and the head honchos behind it continue to live up (ooh, pun intended!) to their passion for cooking only meals that are sure to satisfy your palate sans the guilt … Continue reading Long LIVE! – Live by Healthy Kitchen relaunches menu
A couple of days ago, me and a couple of bloggers had our lunch together at Dapug Food Hauz located in Diversion Road, Mandurriao. TRIVIA: Dapug ("dah-poog") is a Visayan term for the earthen pot used for cooking. My father and his friends always go here, and so do others I know and we can see, … Continue reading Lunching Out in Dapug Food Hauz
Carlo's Bakeshop, one of Iloilo City's premier bakeshops since 1987, has come up with their newest batch of cakes baked with all the goodness you love! Paolo, one of Congressman Trenas' sons who is now helping manage the business, invited some of Iloilo's bloggers and writers yesterday, July 9, for an afternoon of taste testing … Continue reading Carlo’s Bakeshop introduces new cake flavors