• Food
  • Yumi makes my tummy happy!

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    Greenhills Shopping Center has renovated to keep up with the times and have even added several structures like the Promenade Extension Mall which houses a good number of restaurants. Yumi, an establishment that offers delectable classic and modern Japanese dishes, happens to be one of them. Yumi in English means beautiful and at Yumi, every […]

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  • Pondering on “Pon De Ring”?

    After having a taste of the famous Pon De Ring being sold in a shop in QC, it kind of made me think to myself, “What’s the fuss over Pon De Rings all about?” A Pon De Ring should be chewy but theirs wasn’t even close. It was rubbery at best! Very blah, personally. So, […]

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  • D’ Amburger

    I’ve been craving for beef dishes and hamburgers for the past few days and I blame it all to my hormones (my monthly period)! So, last Monday night, even though it was way past dinner time already, I convinced my family to dine out so I can give in to my beef craving! We ended […]

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  • Cafe Público

    I’m quite the simpleton when it comes to ice cream and gelato flavors. That’s why I immediately fell in love with Cafe Público’s “Sophia Loren”… a gelato flavor which I delightfully shared with my daughter. A very light and refreshing treat, perfect for a hot day. The boys had “Chocolate Fudge”… quite predictable (Haha). “Sophia […]

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  • Chololo’s Grill

    The newly opened Greenhills Towncenter along Granada St. (adjacent to Gilmore and Ortigas Avenue) is the newest hangout in town. It’s a quaint commercial complex that houses a number of food establishments as well as several lifestyle stores. Since this is very near our place, my family decided to drop by one Sunday to check […]

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  • "Halva"

    “Halva” – A deliciously different after meal sweet made from sesame seeds dusted with cinnamon powder. It has a peanut-buttery taste that is not too sweet and its “kunat” (chewiness) reminds me of nougat. Perfect to nibble on with hot tea or brewed coffee. We tried an incarnation of Halva at Arya Persian Restaurant-Promenade Greenhills […]