Carry on

Today is May 18th, almost two months since the global pandemic has arrested all of us in our homes. I’ve been tossing and turning, wondering if I should post or not on this blog. The idea of carrying on as it used to be, posting beautiful photos of food and drinks and travel, seems inconsequential … Continue reading Carry on

(QC Cafes) Stories by LilyPad: a great brunch place for lazy weekends

I love breakfast. I love the smell of warm pancakes, sizzling crispy spam, sunny side ups, and, of course, freshly-brewed coffee on a Saturday morning. Nothing beats a lazy weekend puttering around the table while the sun slowly eases into the day. There’s no immediate agenda in sight, and I have all the time in … Continue reading (QC Cafes) Stories by LilyPad: a great brunch place for lazy weekends

(QC Cafes): Jiro Coffee Studio — an Instagrammer and coffee fiend’s cafe wet dream

What a space! Jiro is a beautiful café located in a quiet part of Mother Ignacia Avenue, Quezon City. Again, I am writing about something that’s been around for a couple of years now, but it’d be a waste not to share this little piece of Scandi / coffee / minimalist heaven. It was kind … Continue reading (QC Cafes): Jiro Coffee Studio — an Instagrammer and coffee fiend’s cafe wet dream