Spice Rubbed Roasted Pork Sirloin

Electric bill is one issue that I often ask people in this town.  I find that no one is spared.  It doesn’t matter whether you live in a condo, apartment, or a house.  Your electric bill is going to be expensive!  I once asked our maintenance guy… “Hey, Jed… how’s your electric bill…? “Expensive!” “Really…?…

Sauteed Rice Noodles (Pancit Bihon)

Pancit Bihon or sauteed rice noodles is one of Filipinos most popular dishes, in addition to lumpia.  Noodle dishes such as this has been introduced to us by Chinese immigrants.  One of the most common and popular dishes served  in parties and family celebrations. Pancit, just like any other Filipino dishes, is not spicy.  But…

Healing Power of Being Born Feet First

I was eating the other night, painstaking removing the tiny bones off baked sardines.  I often do not eat fish, since I’ve come to America.  But I saw a package of frozen sardines at the commissary, and it reminded me of home.  Of me when I was little.  I thought, “Hmmm.  I could buy that…

Guilty Feet Have Got No Rhythm

“To the heart and mind ignorance is kind. There’s no comfort in the truth pain is all you’ll find.” (George Michael, from Careless Whisper)   “Dad can I go see the dance?” “No you cannot! Dancing is a sin…!” “But Dad… am just going to watch….” “Don’t let me tell you again…!” “Ugggghhhh.” I sighed…