The Ultimate Guide to Making Fluffy Ube Pancakes at Home

The Ultimate Guide to Making Fluffy Ube Pancakes at Home 1

What’s the deal with Ube Pancakes? Why everyone’s going crazy for this purple root! Have you been seeing pictures of fluffy purple ube pancakes popping up all over your social media feeds lately? If you’re anything like me a few months ago, you’re probably wondering – what even is ube? Ube, pronounced “oo-bay”, is a […]

Easily Make Perfect Palitaw Rice Balls in Your Rice Cooker

Easily Make Perfect Palitaw Rice Balls in Your Rice Cooker 2

Hey everyone, it’s April again! Since my last post on ginataang bilo bilo using the instant pot was so well received, I thought I’d share another traditional Filipino kakanin recipe made using appliances. This time it’s palitaw – those delightful sticky rice balls often served during religious festivals such as Holy Week or Easter. They’re […]

Steamed Puto Cake With Salted Eggs

Steamed Puto Cake With Salted Eggs 4

One of the cakes I always loved growing up, especially during Christmas and holiday seasons, are the steamed cakes we call Puto cake here in the Philippines. Puto, which literally translates to “steamed rice cake” in English, brings back such fond childhood memories for me. They were a staple homemade snack in our home that […]

Irresistible Fried Delights: Homemade Donuts Made Easy

Irresistible Fried Delights: Homemade Donuts Made Easy 5

Dear sweet moms and parents! April here helping you relax into motherhood from my tropical island home in Marinduque! The weekend is a precious time when we can indulge our senses – eyes greedily devouring a meal made with love before we savor each sweet, mouthwatering bite. Today we journey through deep grease to escape to flavor […]

Refrigerator Mango Graham Cake: A Tropical Twist on an Old-Fashioned Favorite

Refrigerator Mango Graham Cake: A Tropical Twist on an Old-Fashioned Favorite 6

Hello lovely moms ! April here with relaxlangmom.com, helping you find calm in the chaos of motherhood from my tropical island home of Marinduque! With mango season coming to an end and mangoes getting cheaper, I’m sharing a delicious dessert that celebrates this sunny fruit – Mango Graham cake (also called Mango Float in these […]

Baking Balinghoy -The Classic Filipino Cassava Cake Recipe

Baking Balinghoy -The Classic Filipino Cassava Cake Recipe 7

Hello momshies! Today’s post is about why comfort food is so, well, comforting. I was baking cassava cake the other day and was ruminating on this while I baked.  Food plays such an important role in our childhood memories. Think back to your favorite family meals, birthday cakes, and homemade treats. Those flavors and smells […]