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Dumplings with Soy Ginger Dipping Sauce

Hubby I and love dumplings. Call a cultural thing, but it is a staple in our household. Once in a while I make the dumplings we eat (with a mixture …


CNN poll: Philippines has world’s 2nd best food

MANILA, Philippines - Which destination has the world’s best food?

The Philippines ranked second among destinations in the world with the best food, …


Chocolate-stuffed Suman

Give the native rice cake a makeover by stuffing it with a delicious surprise: chocolate! Sweetened jackfruit, macapuno, or sweet corn also makes …

Singapore-style Chili Crab

Whenever we are lucky to have fresh, live crabs, my favorite dish to cook is crab sotanghon. But this time around, I asked hubby his preference and …


Durian Yogurt Ice-Cream 榴莲優格雪糕

This is definitely not an ice-cream to be missed!!!

I had actually made this Durian Yogurt Ice-cream about 2 weeks ago and I had almost forgotten that …


House of the Week: Modern Kitchen with a Striking Skylight

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.

Readers loved this modern kitchen extention by Fraher Architects in northwest London. The new kitchen, designed for a chef, features a sturdy concrete …

House Design

This Cottage Is as Close to Magical as You Can Get

Seriously, its name is "Faerie Door."

This countryside cottage totally proves that you don't have to be Harry Potter to have a mystical, storybook getaway in England. Called the Faerie Door (I mean, are you swooning yet?), this beautiful rental is hidden away in Wiltshire, England and is simply …


Strength Exercises for Obstacle Course Races

Last fall, Spartan pro David Magida opened Elevate Interval Fitness (, a boutique group training facility in Washington, D.C. To …


Get a Magazine-Worthy Six-Pack

Get a Magazine-Worthy Six-PackIf you want to know what it takes to look like a fitness model, just ask one. Chris Ryan, 35, isn’t only a top-flight …


The Ridiculously Easy Way to Improve Your Pullup and Overhead Press

Men’s Health Fitness Director BJ Gaddour wants you to just hang around at the gym.

Hanging from a pullup bar offers a long list of benefits, he says. For one, it decompresses your spine which decreases your risk of back injury and helps correct your posture.

“That makes them great to do in-between or …


6 Brutally Tough Workouts You Can Do on Your Lunch Break

Featured Expert

Rob MacDonald

Rob MacDonald is the Training Director of Gym Jones, one of the country’s most elite and hardcore gyms, located in Salt Lake City. He’s broken multiple power-endurance world records. He enjoys exercise induced suffering and burgers.

A workout doesn’t have to be long to be …


Why You Should End Every Chest Workout with This Pec Stretch

If your pecs feel tight after bench pressing or after a grueling chest session, you’ll want to do the extended range of motion pushup hold, says Men’s Health Fitness Director BJ Gaddour.

The active stretch uses a technique called eccentric quasi-isometrics to help restore your pectoral muscles to …



Click to find recipes with longganisa

Yield 12 to 15 pieces
Prep Time
15 to 20 minutes
Cooking Time
15 to 20 minutes,
including boiling and frying

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KBL refers to an Ilonggo dish - kadyos, baboy at langka (pigeon peas, pork and jackfruit), although in this particular case, the baboy/pork is …


Alupi or Cassava Suman

Most places in the Philippines have their own version of this cassava-based delicacy. In most parts of Western Visayas, this native delicacy is …


Dim Sum Taro Dumplings or Yam Puff (芋头角)


Those who like yam will like this dim sum item, some sweet barbecue pork being wrapped in a dough made of yam.. I love this item since …

Dim Sum

#FoodieExtravaganza Eggs: Gyeran Bbang (Korean Egg Bread)

Foodie Extravaganza is where we celebrate obscure food holidays or cook and bake together with the same ingredient or theme each month. This month we …


The New York Times’ Chicken Adobo Recipe: Have You Tried This Version Before?

Screencap from The New York Times

According to The New York Times, adobo is “the national dish of the Philippines, and the subject of intense and …


Mango Pamelo Sago Dessert 杨枝甘露

Aunty Young, I wanted to give you more 十博 but really 有心无力,连frozen yogurt post 也搞错日子,就原谅我这一次吧!Luckily I am still able to make this dessert to make up …


How to Make Goldilocks Mamon (Filipino Sponge Cake)

Pull a chair and come sit with me. There’s cake and there’s coffee. I made mamon [mah-mon], the dearly loved sponge cake from Goldilocks, the dearly …


The Six Best Supersets for a Sick Pump and Serious Muscle Gains

You want more muscle and you want more size. We get it. But if you’re already working hard in the gym and doing all the right exercises, what else …


Scenic Country Home Made of Flat-Packed Panels

A slightly cantilevered home in England connects with nature.

In the countryside near Oxford, England, Adrian James Architects designed a house that achieves architectural distinction using prefabricated elements. Built out of flat-packed, insulated panels, the home cantilevers over a concrete wall, …


The Workout to Add Inches to Your Chest

Anthony J. Yeung, C.S.C.S.Today's WorkoutAdd inches to your chest with seven moves.Here’s the truth: your chest workout isn’t hard enough. If you …


The Get Swole Bi's and Tri's Workout

The Get Swole Bi's and Tri's WorkoutThree sets of 10 will always be a good set-and-rep scheme for muscle gains, but if that’s all you ever do, it’ll …


The Lower-Body Shredder

You need to lift heavy if you want to build serious muscle size. But you also need to create metabolic stress by increasing the time your muscles are under tension. If you don’t, you’re leaving gains on the table.

The 10-minute body-weight squat flow from Men’s Health Fitness Director BJ Gaddour is a …


2 Circuits That Will Help You Drop Pounds and Add Muscle

These are not your standard workout circuits. Created by Brian Neale, C.S.C.S., a performance coach in Westchester, New York, and creator of the Build and Burn workout, these 3-move routines will help you get lean and pack on muscle mass at the same time.

Each one starts with a heavily-loaded, …


Eat Better, Live Longer

It’s a fact: You are what you eat. Think you don’t have time to make high-quality, nutritious foods a daily diet staple? Think again. Choosing the right foods assures that you’ll not only have the energy to power through the day, you’ll also get essential nutrients and vitamins to boost health, …


What You Need to Eat to Get Faster and Go Longer

Featured Expert

Lou Schuler

Lou Schuler is an award-winning journalist and the author, with Alan Aragon, of The Lean Muscle Diet.

The more we know about nutrition, the more confused we get. It’s natural to assume that if a diet is good for one thing, it must be good for everything. Thus, a healthy …


Can Your Muscle-Building Supplements Give You Testicular Cancer?

If you pop some pills to supercharge your workouts, bulking up might not be the only result:

Using muscle-building supplements is linked to an increased risk of testicular cancer

, researchers from the Yale School of Public Health found.

In the study, men who reported ever using over-the-counter …


5 Scary Things That Happen to Your Penis When You Age

This is not a story about what might happen to your penis as you age. It’s not about potential risks or Any of These Crazy Penis Conditions that happen when, say, you “accidentally” put your dong in a hay bailer. (For the record, please don't do that. Ever.) These are things that will, in all …