Jun 24, 2017
If you’re looking to bring a bit more of an exotic feel to your otherwise bland urban life, you could always count on the colorful flavors of halal cuisine for your next gastronomic adventure.
Jun 19, 2017
Settling down is a beautiful thing, what with the thrill of building a life-long connection from an unassuming initial spark.
Jun 17, 2017
Fatherhood is something we celebrate without borders. I mean, why wouldn’t it? It’s a lifelong commitment, and for that we’re forever grateful.
Jun 12, 2017
What opportunities do we have to explore in the age of the internet, and how do we use technology to express Filipino pride in everyday ways?
Jun 10, 2017
Independence Day is right around the corner, and we’re reaching into our bag to give you some of that local love!
Jun 05, 2017
We’re all super excited to bring your Karton Life, a whole collection of home and lifestyle products that’s perfect for a life out of the box!
Jun 03, 2017
If you haven't tried these Filipino favorites yet, you're missing out!
May 29, 2017
You don't really need to make a case for coffee but hey, here more reasons to chug on your favorite brew!
May 22, 2017
People live stressful lives, and that’s not changing anytime soon. We have to eat though, so how’s that going to work with the overall pace of life? Here’s a quick primer.
May 20, 2017
Slap anything between two slices of bread, and you’re eating a piece of history. Here is a quick note on the sandwich's interesting beginnings.
May 15, 2017
Some days need more horsepower than others. When things get a little faster than usual, you’re going to need some good grab-and-go food to keep you up and running!
May 13, 2017
We went into getting your protein-to-carb ratio down this week. Let’s cap this week off with some ways to make your lunches even better!
May 12, 2017
If you’re a mom, mom-to- be, or just have a mom you know and love, we have something for you.
May 08, 2017
It's a wrap! Or well, we could really go for some wraps about now. We just love lunch wraps and you should too.
May 06, 2017
Our good friend, Diane made her way through Thailand a while back. Here is an in-depth look at her trip through Pai!
Apr 24, 2017
The Filipino palate is a peculiar thing, but I'm sure everything falls into place somehow. Breakfast is a particularly exciting time of day because you never know what to expect!
Apr 22, 2017
Okay, we know you missed them. Here are some classic Filipino snacks for you to think of and yearn for!
Apr 10, 2017
Our homegirl, Diane goes to a whimsical land of elephants and great food. What happens next... you totally know where this is going, and you're going on a culinary trip to Thailand!
Apr 08, 2017
We all have a favorite ulam, whether it’s something fried, boiled, steamed or grilled. Bah, pretty much anything goes if it’s with rice. Lucky for us, the whole country has so many culinary delights on offer. Here are some of them!
Apr 07, 2017
Muni PH would like you to think before you shop, and with the Muni Market at Capitol Commons, Pasig this April 8-9, there’s plenty for you to think of.
Apr 03, 2017
We love ourselves a good cookie. Here are some of our favorites!
Apr 01, 2017
Whether it's nostalgia or a matter of necessity, we've lived much of our lives around the simple comfort of street food.
Mar 31, 2017
The UP JMA is putting together a bazaar for all things organic this April 2. If you're looking to work on that long-overdue lifestyle change, here's your shot! Oh, and some of our favorite sellers will be there too.
Mar 27, 2017
The weather is hotter than the seventh circle of wherever, but that doesn't mean we can't get down on an amazingly cheesy treat. Sometimes, you need something as melted as you are to get by. The big cheese has a plan for you, but only if you dare!
Mar 25, 2017
The Philippines is a weird place with a peculiar way of viewing things. What happens when you filter pizza through that bizarro lens? Picha pie happens, and it's great. Here is a little perspective on our favorite crusty treat.
Mar 23, 2017
The Organic Market is happening on March 24-25. We're going to be there and here's why!
Mar 20, 2017
We dropped by the Spectrum Fair to hang out with some of our favorite sellers. Oh and we picked some cool stuff up along the way!
Mar 18, 2017
Have you ever had brownies that just wouldn’t quit? Well, that’s the exactly how it felt when we went through whole box of Crostatina Patisserie’s Super Moist Macadamia Caramel Brownies. Yep, you read that right.
Mar 13, 2017
Is it just me or is Manila feeling like an oven today? Here are some quick and easy fixes for the coming heat!
Mar 11, 2017
We love the smell of coffee in the morning and with Figures of Beans, you should too!
Mar 06, 2017
Joyce's Queso de Bola crisps give you all the cheese and nothing less! Here's our take on this heavenly slice of the high life.
Feb 27, 2017
Mitza is ever the charmer. Let's take a close look at the music that imbibes the spirit of her creamy garlic sauce. It's a lot to take in, so get ready!
Feb 25, 2017
We spent an afternoon with a microwave and three flagship flavors from VoilaJars!
Feb 20, 2017
Few are as talented or as ingenuous as the slacker. For all they lack in effort, they make up for in sheer brilliance and a come-what-may attitude. The Slacker Survival Guide is a written record of things done in the name of weirdo cravings. Mac and cheese... and a rice meal?!
Feb 10, 2017
Don’t you just hate it when your favorite restaurants expect you to enjoy your meal with their
weak-ass off-the- shelf hot sauce?
Feb 09, 2017
Hunger pains brought us to a quaint little park in the bustling city of Makati. Here's something about the Salcedo Market!
Jan 21, 2017
No, you’re not going completely bonkers. Food is a whole-body experience and it wouldn’t surprise me if you could actually hear what you just tasted.
Jan 10, 2017
Looks like we made it through the holidays! It’s super funny how, like clockwork, we’re all trying to fit back into our favorite pairs of pants again.
Jan 05, 2017
Oh hey, it’s 2017! Through all of last year’s great surprises (and awkward pauses), there’s still so much to be excited for. A lot of good things are going to happen this year, we can feel it.
Dec 23, 2016
We made our way to Capitol Commons for a quick romp through the Katipunan Weekend Market. Here's what we found!
Dec 16, 2016
It’s never too late for coffee. I mean, if you start your week off with a steaming cup of liquid joy, a
celebratory cub for the weekend shouldn’t be too hard to imagine. Why don’t we wrap things up
sweetly this time – a chill treat for the weekend ahead.
Dec 16, 2016
This bazaar is out-of- the-box!
Have you ever had cravings you couldn’t shake off? We have. That’s why we’re here.
Dec 14, 2016
Last Wednesday was crazy and I mean that in the best possible way. Out of the Box was a lovable mess that saw our sellers out in the real world under the Karton.ph banner for the first time.
Nov 26, 2016
Payday is coming up in a few, so sate your cravings while you can!
Lean weeks and tight budgets do things to people – strange and hangry things. But hey, you’ve got to get by and with a little creativity, you’ll do more than just that. It’s in times like these where we see our craziest and often, our most unique culinary ideas. Whether it’s a general lack of menu options or barely having enough money to scrape through, there will always be fun and interesting ways to bring a glum little plate to life.
Nov 19, 2016
It’s the tail end of 2016 and as good a time as ever to look back at all the good that’s come our way. We’ve had some shaky times for sure, but we’ve also seen some great days. Thank heavens for friends, family and corned beef.
Nov 18, 2016
The market for ordering food online food has grown tremendously in the past couple of years. Ready-made meals are proving especially popular, as many still prefer home-cooked meals to fast food.
Nov 18, 2016
Have you seen your feed lately? Food porn has always been a staple on social media but a little entrepreneurial revolution is happening beneath those tasty posts.
Nov 14, 2016
Congee and pork floss are famous Chinese delicacies. Congee is a type of rice porridge served with different side dishes and toppings such as salted duck eggs, tofu and lettuce. Pork floss—known as rousing in China—is a dried meat product with a light and fluffy texture similar to cotton candy. It melts in your mouth and leaves a sweet and salty flavor. Combined together, these Chinese delicacies make a perfect match for the cold weather! Here is our tried-and-tested recipe for pork floss congee - using Sikat’s Pork Floss!