Monday, February 20, 2012

Sunday Love and Homemade Coffee Jelly


I love weekend especially Sunday because I get to be with my family. I always want Sunday not to end when we’re together. Sunday with my family also means eating non-stop the whole day. My mom’s favorite expression every Sunday: “Hindi matigil ang mga bibig nyo kakanguya”. Now how do I translate that in English? It’s something like, “You guys can’t stop chewing food”.  I think you get the point. This Sunday we had pancit, biko, fruit salad and homemade coffee jelly.

I love Starbucks coffee jelly, mainly because I love jelly per se and I’m addicted to coffee. So last Sunday, my sister, ate joy (second sibling) and I teamed up to make homemade coffee jelly.

Tadahh..



She cooked the jelly and I prepared the drinks. Since the kids aren’t allowed to drink coffee yet and we don’t have decaf at home, I used chocolate a.k.a Milo for their drinks. They loved it. My niece even tweeted me to thank me for the drinks. 

Sweet eh?

For the grown-ups, well, we used instant coffee...
If you wanna know how to make homemade coffee jelly head on to my fun and fabulous blog where I write "how tos" click here... J

12 comments:

  1. hehehe. you are so creative mayen. i bet it tastes so delicious. but i would prefer the one with milo. hehehe. i'm not so much of a coffee drinker.

    anyway, i tagged you!! :)

    http://jelai20.blogspot.com/2012/02/eleven-ako-naman-taya.html

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  2. You know what comes to my mind when I hear "Coffee Jelly". hahaha, that memory always makes me happy.

    Ang sweet naman ni Ishvel. Kahit ako pag ginawan mo ng coffee jelly, I will thank you sa twitter, sa Goggle +, sa Facebook at sa blog. hehehe.

    Hindi pa ako pwede sa caffeine ngayon twin sis pero pag pwede na I'll do that at home.

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  3. marunong ka pala gumawa niyan? gawan mo ako magkita tau ah..

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  4. Awww, that is sweet. Uu nga sis. Mejo naiinggit ako sa kinomment mo sa blog ko. You get to be with your family all the time. :)

    Pero I am happy for you. :) I have to work it out too. I miss my mom everyday. hehehe. And my dogs. And the coffee jelly looked like it was prepared by a professional, ha. I wanna drink that! :)

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  5. Ooooh, I love the idea of making coffee jelly. I'll check out the recipe and would give it a go in summer. =)

    Hayz, I miss my family. Lagi na lang sa Skype ang bonding namin. Pero kami rin ganyan kapag nagkakasama - wala ng tigil sa kakakain! So looking forward to the next time na makasama ko ulit sila! =)

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  6. Hehe.. Couldn't agree more with Aiza here.

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  7. ahahha... homemade... masarap nga yan... ako naman... cocoa.. lagyan ko ng milo at instant coofee.. saka ko eblend sa malamig na malamig na tubig na may crashed ice... ayaahahhaha.....

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  8. i love coffee jelly too... and wow gamit mo yung tumblr from kamila. love it!

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  9. love love love coffee jelly too!!!

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  10. my sundays are usually like this too. Come to think of it, I think most Filipino families are! My Sundays are spent with family at a mall for lunch, then coffee and desserts at home.. then dinner. It is the family reunion that makes everything delicious and worthy. :)

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  11. super relate with your mom's line. haha! ganyan din kami, hindi na raw kme umaalis sa kusina pag weekend. :P

    and i love coffee jelly too, both the frap from starbucks and the sundae from wendy's. im craving now. :/

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thanks for the comment.