The facade of Purple Beetle Cafe Lipa

Getting in the Purple Beetle (Cafe) and Liking It

After eight months of living in Lipa, we finally got to try Purple Beetle Café this week. This wouldn’t be much of an event if not for the fact that it’s one of the food establishments that we live very close to, and we’ve already tried most of them. We may not have admitted it, …

Here’s Why You Should Visit Tengoku Ramen House

Here’s Why You Should Visit Tengoku Ramen House

Here’s the deal: I’ve been trying to turn my sights away from sugar, and I mean any type of sugar. I’ve been doing relatively well with my pseudo-healthy lifestyle choice until one night, after leaving my hometown to get to our new (sort of) hometown, my husband and I — tired and extremely hungry — …

A few drinks from Cafe de Lipa

The Cafe de Lipa Experience, According To A New Kid In Town

When our family moved to Lipa two months ago (an almost on-the-fly decision), we did so for a number of reasons. By that time, we had been living in Batangas for a year, in my Jorj’s hometown of Balayan, to be specific, and had grown fond of life in this province. But at the same …