Catherine Jones
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Ilocos Treasures... And Empanadas!
by Catherine Jones - June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
A recent trip to Ilocos confirmed rumors I had heard of delicious food, warm-hearted, hospitable people, and majestic tourist attractions. I usually don’t travel on my husband’s official trips (he’s...
Bonkers For Buko Pie
by Catherine Jones - June 15, 2008 - 12:00am
The Matriarch of Pabalat: Nene Scissorhands
by Catherine Jones - May 11, 2008 - 12:00am
Sagada: An Unexpected Culinary Paradise
by Catherine Jones - April 20, 2008 - 12:00am
In the middle of the Mountain Province, nestled among pine trees and blooming flowers, 5,000 feet above sea level, lies a tiny village called Sagada. This hamlet, renowned for its ancient hanging coffins, prehistoric...
Nono Palmos: Weaving high art
by Catherine Jones - March 23, 2008 - 12:00am
For The Love Of Lechon
by Catherine Jones - December 30, 2007 - 12:00am
December spells lechon in Tagalog. I learned this lesson two years ago during my first Christmas in Manila, where I witnessed a whole pig being carried on a bamboo stretcher into a party that became suddenly silent...
Heart Disease In Women: Are You At Risk?
by Catherine Jones - March 4, 2007 - 12:00am
Ask almost any woman to describe a potential heart attack victim and the answer comes quickly and easily—an overweight man in his 60s or 70s who eats...
Health & Other Matters Of The Heart
by Catherine Jones - February 11, 2007 - 12:00am
"The poor Filipino diet of vegetables and rice is healthier than that of the rich," says Dr. Manuel ChauChiaco, Jr., also known as Dr. Chuck, a cardio-vascular surgeon and chief of surgery at...
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