• Chicken Caldereta

    Chicken Caldereta Recipe, How To Cook Caldereta Using My Trusted Mix

    Can I let you in on a little secret? Before I got married, I don’t know how to cook complicated dishes without a cookbook. The only ones I know by heart were fried dishes, ginisang ampalaya, adobo, and sinigang. So, how did I know how to cook chicken caldereta? The answer is Mama Sita’s Meal Mixes. Mama Sita’s® line of food mixes and sauces was born out of Mrs. Teresita “Mama Sita” Reyes’ pity for Filipinos abroad. She was worried that ‘children would grow up without getting to savor Filipino cuisine due to the absence of necessary ingredients and the time-consuming way of preparing them.‘ **Information is from Mama Sita’s…

  • Buffalo Chicken Wings

    Buffalo Wings Recipe

    Can it still be called Buffalo Chicken Wings even if it’s not spicy? Or, just plain sweet chicken wings? haha We originally planned to try cooking a spicy buffalo chicken wings, since we have a toddler, we just left out the hot sauce. Here’s our Buffalo Wings recipe: Ingredients:⠀⠀1 tsp pepper⠀1 tsp salt⠀2 tbsp fish sauce⠀1 egg⠀1 kg chicken wings⠀2 tbsp butter⠀4 tbsp tomato sauce⠀4 tbsp brown sugar⠀2 tbsp soy sauce⠀3 tbsp flour⠀4 tbsp cornstarch⠀2 tsp garlic powder⠀hot sauce optional⠀sesame seeds PROCEDURE: Pour the salt, pepper, fish sauce, and egg to the chicken then mix. Marinate for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes, add the flour and cornstarch to the chicken…

  • Mango Pie

    Easy Homemade Mango Pie

    ECQ made me do it! haha Since we’ve been cooking a lot these days, we created our own Youtube account where we can share the recipes that we are trying, of course, named after this blog — Homebound Mom. First on our list is this Easy Homemade Mango Pie. If you are from or went to the Philippines and visited the ever famous Jollibee, you probably tried their Peach Mango Pie. I’ve been seeing a lot of posts on social media recreating it, but, we don’t have peaches so we just made Mango Pie using sliced bread. Here’s how we did it: Ingredients: – 2 big ripe mangoes– 3 tbsp…