Special Things I Miss From The Philippines

My 5 Fave Filipino Shows I Still Watch From Australia

I notice that I’ve been diving off the deep end lately and handling a lot of serious topics (though I think Chocolate Mousse cake is quite serious too in a different way).

So I thought to myself that I would tread on the light side today and talk a little more about my interests, especially my Filipino guilty pleasures.

To be honest I find many international shows quite interesting, especially American ones, but I cannot understand the appeal of local Australian shows. Though of course, there are Filipino shows that always hold a special place in my heart. I will try almost anything just to be able to watch them. Go to my Lola’s and watch TLC. Scour Youtube and odd sites to find streams. Even the dubious ones that look fake. Visit many Filipino shops for old DVDs. Anything.

Here are my five favourite Filipino shows that I will always strive hard to catch an episode of.


I Miss: Red Ribbon’s Chocolate Mousse Cake

Red Ribbon Chocolate Mousse Cake

One thing I truly miss from the Philippines is Red Ribbon’s most heavenly treat- the Chocolate Mousse cake. No one can ever convince me otherwise. Nothing in the world can compare to how it tastes to me and no matter how many times I eat it, I never tire of it or feel umay (sick of the flavour).