Date-night Chronicles (October 3): Wildflour Café + Bakery

Date-Night Chronicles (October 3): Wildflour Café + Bakery After months and months of wanting to eat at Wildflour, I finally did! We Shared: a Roasted Bone Marrow JodiesDaddy had: a Green Tea Mojito and a Rustichella Squid Ink spaghetti I had: a California Burger It was JodiesDaddy’s second time here. I’m glad he was pretty…

Date-night Chronicles: Schmidt’s Gourmet Hotdogs at Cucina Andare

When JodiesDaddy picked me up after a night out with officemates, he suggested we go the “food trucks near Shangri-La” which he saw when he had dropped off a guest there (at Shangri-La) earlier. He was amazed, because according to him he saw like “10 food trucks!” Since I had read about Cucina Andare before…

Week-Date Chronicles and RAMENiscing: UMU

Week-date Chronicles and RAMENiscing: UMU I attended a seminar at Dusit yesterday (very, very inspiring mind you). As I was walking to the restroom one of their posters for Umu — their Japanese outlet — caught my eye. It was called Ramen Rush and for the whole month of July they’re offering their Miso and…

Week-date Chronicles and RAMENiscing: Wrong Ramen

I’m renaming our date night chronicles, since it has no longer been consistently on a Friday. The past week, we went to Wrong Ramen (..again. Our third time there already). But what I ate was a first for me. We Had: Bacon and Cheese katsu– I was craving for something crispy to contrast my ramen….

Fri-Date Chronicles (May 31): Market Cafe at Hyatt Manila

I consider myself lucky to have been invited to Market Cafe at the Hyatt for my first ever bloggers event. JodiesDaddy and I have read so much about the food outlets of Hyatt. And we have been wanting to go, but haven’t, primarily because of its location (we find Hyatt’s location a bit too crowded…

Fri-Date Chronicles (May 3): Mom & Tina’s Bakery and Cafe

It was a day off for me yesterday to do some school errands for Jodie. While waiting for JodiesDaddy to finish some last minute work, I had breakfast date with myself 🙂 It was a choice between McDonalds and Pancake House until I remembered there was a Mom & Tina’s around the corner. This was…

FRI-Date Chronicles (April 19, 2013): Shrimp Bucket

FRI-Date Chronicles (April 19, 2013): Shrimp Bucket JodiesDaddy and I met up with one of my dearest friends, Thea for dinner this Friday. Thea and I had been planning this for months now, but with our busy schedules and with her being a Libis girl and me a Makati girl it didn’t materialize until today….

FRI-Date Chronicles (April 12): Burger Bar

Mid-afternoon of April 12, I received a text from JodiesDaddy saying that he was starting to get tired of ramen (we’ve been eating ramen at least ONCE a week haha) and that he wanted to try something different for this weeks Fri-Date. How about Burger Bar at Greenbelt?! I didn’t have to think twice and…

Fri-date Chronicles (March 29): Ramen Yushoken

Today is Good Friday.  Most malls, shops and restaurants have been closed since Thursday to observe Holy Week.  And a lot of families go out of town/country for the long weekend.  We did not.  Instead, we opted to stay in Manila – just to relax and veg. A plus side of staying in Manila are…

Fri (Thurs)-Date Chronicles (March 14): Cibo

***I had to do some errands and JodiesDaddy had to finish something at work last Thursday. So we decided to just have our date night earlier instead, since we were going home late*** JodiesDaddy just finished The Godfather trilogy (side note: ignorant me, did not realize how good looking Al Pacino was, until I caught…

Fri-Date sneak peek

Here’s a sneak peek to this weeks’ Fri-Date Chronicles which we had to do a day earlier: Spaghettini Al Tris di Formaggio Salsa Tartufata Butter, fontina, goat cheese, Parmesan, mushrooms-truffle paste, cream From Cibo.

Fri-Date Chronicles (March 8): Carpaccio Ristorante Italiano

JodiesDaddy and I met up with his law school barkada (group of friends) to celebrate a milestone for one of them. Unfortunately, the guest of honor was held up at a meeting and could not make it.  Nevertheless, it turned out to be a fun-filled dinner. They chose Carpaccio Ristorante Italiano.  Initially, they wanted to go…