I’m convinced St. Louis summers can be just as hot and humid as July in the Philippines. Believe me, I’ve been to Manila twice at this time of year and my hair was equally as giant and frizzy there as it is right now. But […]
A couple weeks ago, I had the great honor of accepting a spot as a culinary judge to A Tasteful Affair at the Four Season’s St. Louis. This was the 30th annual fundraising event to benefit Food Outreach, an incredible organization which provides nutritional support […]
You guys, I love Thanksgiving. My family usually goes all out at home for the big feast, but let me tell you—I would hands-down give myself a break (if it were possible) and eat until an induced food coma arrived at Cielo in the Four Seasons […]
As Filipino cuisine and culture makes its way into the lives of non-Filipinos, I’m happy to report St. Louis is one of the up-and-coming spots for Filipino food.
On my 23rd birthday, I landed in Manila, Philippines after spending time in Indonesia. I was super tired and it was brutally hot. My great aunt—a nun for 60-plus years whom we call Tita Yoly that can out-walk me any day—took me to the nearest […]