Merienda is the Filipino/Spanish word for snack. It refers to a snack itself and snack time, which is the time between lunch and dinner. I'm Filipino and grew up having merienda almost every day. After...Read more
I had these cookie bars often when I was little. Also known as Seven Layer Bars, Carmelitas and Hello Dolly Bars, these were one of my fave treats because it's packed with so many ingredients....Read more
It’s amazing what kind of things you can find when you clean out your closet. Or in this case, my pantry. I was trying to maximize space by rearranging my shelves of pots and pans when I came across a completely new, unused Pizzelle maker. Hoorah! Read more
Hi, I'm Mika! Merienda is the Filipino word for "snack" and I grew up having merienda quite often. I'm a self-trained, Food Network inspired and cookie obsessed baker who enjoys an occasional merienda.