Monthly Archive: August 2016

Curried Okra With Coconut Milk 0

Curried Okra With Coconut Milk

Okra curry with coconut milk And August comes to an end. Well, almost! It’s been a month of hospitals, medication and also my physiotherapy for my painful right knee. I’m already feeling a little...

Chocolate Tart With A Coconut Crust 0

Chocolate Tart With A Coconut Crust

Chocolate tart with a coconut crust Because of our recent harvest of coconuts, I have been including them in a few dishes. But it was only recently that I came across recipes of pie...

The Simplest Chia Pudding Parfait 0

The Simplest Chia Pudding Parfait

Although I have read much about chia seeds, this is the first I am using them in my kitchen. One can’t help but join the bandwagon when the world is talking and posting about...

Chrysanthemum Bread 0

Chrysanthemum Bread

Chrysanthemum bread with a sausage filling Returning home after my husband’s thorough check-up, I couldn’t wait to bake bread.:) Apart from minor changes in his diet and exercise and more medication for his diabetes...

Quinoa Salad & Other Things 0

Quinoa Salad & Other Things

Quinoa, the wonder food does not often make its appearance in my kitchen. But it came in handy today as I wanted something really light for lunch instead of going through the rice/curry rigmarole....

Falafel With Tzatziki Dip 0

Falafel With Tzatziki Dip

I haven’t explored much of Middle Eastern cuisine but there are a few that I love and try to make as often as I can. From one of ‘those few’, it’s falafel that I...

Braided Pesto Bread 0

Braided Pesto Bread

Braided pesto bread I have been repetitive in the use of certain ingredients in my kitchen. And basil is one of them. The reason is that growing and using Italian basil is a recent...

Yardlong Beans & Fish Curry 0

Yardlong Beans & Fish Curry

Yardlong beans & fish curry with joha rice and salad If it’s hyacinth beans in winter, summer’s for yardlong beans. They go by other names too such as snake beans or Chinese longbean. In...

Pointed Gourd Curry With Coconut Milk 0

Pointed Gourd Curry With Coconut Milk

Pointed gourd curry with coconut milk Another summer staple from the gourd family is the pointed gourd. Locally known as potol, it is made into several dishes either on its own or in addition...