The content of this blog will revolve around earning, saving, and investing money.  Being a mom, my greatest expression of my love for my family is food so food recipes will be a part of this blog as well. is born out of the author’s earnest desire to attain financial freedom.  In this blog, she shares about how to earn, save and invest money, food recipes and mommy musings in between.

Money Matters


5 Methods to Get a Personal Loan Approved

We all need a little financial help now and then, especially when an unexpected expense arises, and applying for a personal loan has never been easier. Some people are put off by the lengthy loan approval process, yet by dealing with an established online loan provider, loan approval is typically done within a few minutes. 

Why I Advocate Home Ownership: From a Renter to a Homeowner’s Perspective

Home Ownership is a hot topic in the personal finance community . I used to be a renter many years back.  There are a number of pros and cons of home ownership and there is an endless debate between renting and owning ones home. But personally, I advocate home ownership for various personal reasons.

5 Reasons to Celebrate Valentines Day at Home

It is just fitting to celebrate Valentines Day to show our loved ones how much we value and care for  them.  However, we can have a meaningful Valentine’s Day celebration without really spending much.  One of the best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day is just at home.  Here are 5 Reasons to celebrate Valentine’s Day at Home.

Fresh from Mrs. MFB’s Kitchen

Tinolang Isda with Malunggay (Fish Ginger Soup with Moringa Leaves)

Tinolang Isda (Fish Ginger Soup) is perfect for lunch today.  It is pouring heavy rain in my place.  Classes and work are suspended due to tropical depression in my area.

So we are lazing around the house and I’ve got matambaka (big-eye scad fish) in the fridge.  What better way to cook it than having  a soup?

Steamed Trevally Fish

Steamed Trevally fish is one of my favorite dishes.  It is delicious and easy to make.

I have been trying to eat healthy and evade as much as I can on eating red meat.  Although  I sometimes eat meat when I dine out with some business associates.


Health is wealth.  If one is to stay healthy, he must eat healthy food choices. Lately, I have been trying to do menu planning so I can strictly monitor what I eat.  I love sea foods and veggies and I have been longing to eat sweet potato leaves salad. Since I don’t have it in my home garden, I bought a small bundle of it in the market.  Here is how I made my sweet potato leaves (camote tops) salad.


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