Persimmon Cake

My parents sent me a box of goodies for the holidays, I thought maybe I might be getting that new TV I’ve been asking for but no they sent something else. Inside the box, 18+ persimmons! What are persimmons you ask? Why they’re delicious!! Yeah I know this picture doesn’t do this fruit any favors…

Nilagang Short Ribs

Living away from civilization, you start missing a home cooked meal. Since my parents last visit, they bought a bunch of meat and left out in the freezer. Well it’s time to cook mom’s food called Nilagang Short Ribs. Now what did nilagang mean?? ¬†Hell if I know, I’m a typical Filipino American born and…