Karen’s Kitchen in Kapitolyo

A number of food bloggers led me to Karen’s Kitchen in Kapitolyo. They wrote so fondly of the kitchen which piqued my curiosity. I was looking for a restaurant that offers an intimate dining experience for a gathering among close friends. Karen’s Kitchen went above and beyond my expectations. I was able to easily reach Ms. Karen Young through Viber. She prepared a set menu for us minutes after our text exchanges. I was very pleased with how she meticulously arranged our dinner plans that I decided to make another reservation the next day. I love food. I am passionate about food. I think it is another medium for self-discovery. In essence, it has universal appeal that gathers people around the table. Karen’s Kitchen is a true (and tasty) testimony to that.… Read More Karen’s Kitchen in Kapitolyo


Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Pistachio Nuts

I’ve always been fascinated with people who know how to draw. It is beyond impressive how they can make concrete representations of their imaginings and abstractions. I hold so much respect for their talents and skills. I tried to nurture such gift. Alas, all I can muster are incomprehensible stick figures.… Read More Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Pistachio Nuts