30 June 2010
A couple of vegetable stalls.
A man waits at what I like to call a "mini-deria".
Frighteningly colored pampalamig or cooling drinks, like aguas frescas.
A sari-sari store sponsored by both Coke and Pepsi.
Mother-in-law's tongue planted in a row.
One of the many public declarations of personal attractiveness in public scrawlings.
22 June 2010
14 June 2010
1875 illustration of a carinderia in El Oriente newspaper. I love carinderias . Whilst on long-haul buses I have a Pavlovian hunger-relat...
Bangera's facade. Finding a place to stay in Puerto Galera is not easy for a first-timer (technically, a second-timer, on her first t...
Mmmm. I was never a fan of puto Biñan , those spongy, sweet pieces of bready rice cake (or cakey rice bread) cooked in a bilao and cut in...
I took the MRT to GMA/Kamuning and walked to Kamias Avenue for a meeting. Along the way, I saw a guy on the sidewalk peddling what seemed to...
Did you know that ampaw is actually made by frying sun-dried bahaw (leftover rice)? This Filipino version of rice crispies is extremely add...