133 – On How Inflation Affects Chicken Chops

Inflation is an undeniable fact of life. With each passing year, prices of goods sold in the market increase while people get less and less spending power. Their money's value decreases, leading them to purchase fewer items with a certain amount compared to before. Even foods are affected by this economic phenomenon, with serving sizes … Continue reading 133 – On How Inflation Affects Chicken Chops

110 – On Being Thankful For 2015 Things

Being thankful shouldn't be only celebrated every fourth Thursday of November, enjoying turkey and pumpkin pie around the family table. So many things have happened to me this 2015 and I'm thankful for all of them, but there were five unforgettable ones. 1. Reaching 1 year with CJ It has been more than a year … Continue reading 110 – On Being Thankful For 2015 Things

98 – On Two Years Down The Blogging Road

Well, what do you know...it's been two years ever since I started this blog, and look at it now. I didn't expect making it this far—especially after being discouraged a number of times already. I don't have enough page views and exposure, I haven't really made anything significant in my writing during college (despite being … Continue reading 98 – On Two Years Down The Blogging Road

91 – On Disobeying Fear, Thinking Positive, And Moving On

My name is Monch Puentebella, and I'm the owner and administrator of The Monching's Guide - this blog you are reading right now. You'll find a lot of food-related posts, an occasional product review, and a sprinkling or two of my thoughts about life. However, let me digress from those things on this instance to … Continue reading 91 – On Disobeying Fear, Thinking Positive, And Moving On