Monggo Beans Stew with Pork (Mung Beans Stew)

monggo beans stewThe mung bean or monggo beans, also known as green gram or golden gram is a seed native to the Indian subcontinent. It is mainly grown in several countries in Asia and very popular ingredient in a lot of Indian dishes. It can be used and cooked as a soup or even as sweets and pastries. There are countless variations of monggo stew recipe out there but what I am going to share with you today is one that is commonly prepared in the Philippines. I will also share with you one equally sumptuous mung bean recipe I learned from my stay in India. [Read more…]

Pork Sinigang Recipe : Pork Tamarind Soup

pork sinigang recipeSinigang is a popular Filipino recipe which is traditionally tamarind base. Its sourness and flavor made it one of the favorite recipe of Filipinos. Today, I decided to share a recipe that has been prepared in my family for as long as I can remember.

Sinigang is basically made of meat, ( you can opt for pork, beef, chicken, shrimp,even fish), tamarind, tomatoes, onions, and some vegetables. I consider it one of the most indigenous dishes in the Philippine cuisine. [Read more…]

My Blogs Got A New Home…and I Got My First Blog Award : The Sunshine Award

the sunshine awar My blogs got its new home

doctor mom recipesFirst and foremost, I would like to announce that my blogs called Daily Easy Recipes and Doc Mom Online has found a new home in Doctor Mom’s Recipes . I finally decided to merge my two hosted sites to a self-hosted one and I am so excited about it.

My blog will be a combination of all kids health topics I want to share with other moms like myself, my adventures as a working mom and simple recipes that I love to prepare for my family.

Cooking is my ultimate stress buster, no matter how tired I am from a day’s work, I always make my way to the kitchen and cook for my family, it relaxes me actually. I just found out that blogging is quite a rewarding (and addicting!) hobby too, so I am taking my blog to the next level. I hope you all follow me on my new home and let us all learn from each other! [Read more…]

Toilet Training Toddlers : Tips and Pointers

toilet trainingToilet training toddlers : When is the best time?

When to toilet train a child is one of the most common concerns of parents. Several researches has been made in toilet training toddlers and it was found out that the most ideal age to toilet train a child is between the age of 2 years old to 4 years old. 

It is a very lengthy process that usually depends on each child’s willingness to be trained. Girls typically achieve bladder control earlier than boys and bowel control is often achieved easier and earlier than bladder control. About 90-95% of children are completely toilet trained by the age of 5 years.Early potty or toilet training, which is done before the age of 2 is discouraged because this often leads to chronic stool retention and encopresis.

Allergic Rhinitis : Things You Need To Know About It

allergic rhinitis

Image courtesy of David Dominici /

What is Allergic Rhinitis?

Does your child have recurrent nasal congestion, nasal discharge and sneezing? He can be suffering from Allergic rhinitis. Allergic rhinitis is a diagnosis that can be established both in infants and in an older child, but its prevalence usually peaks late in childhood

It is estimated that about 20-40% of children suffer from allergic rhinitis, especially those who are living in highly industrialized areas. [Read more…]

Pepper and Garlic Shrimp Recipe

pepper garlic shrimp recipe
Since I am so busy this week, I opted to share with you an ultra simple and easy to prepare shrimp recipe– Pepper and Garlic shrimp recipe. This dish works well on top of steamed rice on a bowl. The dish takes only about 15 minutes to cook, as long as you have all the ingredients ready. [Read more…]

Weekend Photo Challenge (Week 3) : Eating

eating at mcdonald's


I have been quite busy and has not been able to write new posts for my blog. This was taken after we did the grocery this afternoon. Rakshi eating french fries and chicken nuggets for lunch. It is actually his favorite, not because of the food but mainly because of the freebies! Free toys!

This post is linked to Ezster of Kukolina‘s fun weekend photo challenge. ?


Right Now : 6:30pm


playing in the rooftopRight now, I am enjoying myself playing with my boy running like 2 crazy kids in the rooftop. This is something I rarely do when I am in working. Just enjoying my vacation and spending a lot of fun time with my son!

This photo is linked up with Mom’s Eye View fun link up activity.

Hmmm…just about to check what other mom bloggers are up to right now ?

Weekend Photo Challenge (Week 2) With Current Favorite Toy

rakshi playing

he is crazy about miniature model toy animals

Today, I was invited by Ezster of to participate in a weekly photo challenge. As a newbie blogger, this is my first time to get invited to a weekly activity and I was surprisingly excited! The theme for this weekend is ” with current favorite toy”. Oh well,  I thought, …easy peasy..I just have to ask my Rakshi to strike me a pose while he was busy playing with his all-time favorite toy on his favorite ride! My ultimate model never disappoints here it goes. [Read more…]