Vacuum-sealed Chicken

Would you eat a vacuum-packed chicken? That’s the chicken’s feet. How about the leg part? If you google vacuum-sealed chicken, you’ll find blogs about people finding the stuff in convenience stores in China. Most people think it’s disgusting. Maybe it’s a cultural thing? These would be useful when camping or mountaineering though. What do you…

How Do We Keep Cool?

When walking about in Manila, you’ve got to keep your cool or else you’ll die earlier than you’d like. Imagine walking along the walls of Intramuros at 12 noon. Yep! That’s crazy Katie for you! I actually walked along the walls of Intramuros at 12 noon. I still went to Chinatown after that. My t-shirt…

Fruit pies from Dough Joe

Here’s another reason to go to Dough Joe: Pie! Mango (left) and apple (right) pies. We used it as a birthday cake  pie. Inside the mango pie It was delicious and not too sweet with large chunks of mango set in custard. The crust was buttery like shortbread. I don’t have pictures of the inside of…