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…

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…

You’re A Bastard!

Me and My Dad… I was 13 in this picture, a few days before i left home to live with my half-sister… “You’re A Bastard!” “No I’m not!” “Yes you are!” “Why would say that?” “Are your mom and dad married?” “Yeah.  They called themselves husband and wife.  So yeah, they’re married!  My mom was…

Let It Go!

“Mom! Just throw them away.  We bought them and it served its purpose.  Now it’s time to let them go.  If we need them… we’ll buy them again!” We closed out Ramon’s apartment in Tulsa three weeks ago.  I did not want to rent and drive a U-Haul truck or rent a pick up truck…