Make Your Own Cake Mix in a Box

Mine ended up being cake mix in a freezer bag, but I digress. ...more

Hamilton Beach Searing Grill Giveaway!

You're going to want one of these in your kitchen… and now here's your chance! Enter this fantastic Hamilton Beach Searing Grill Giveaway! ...more

A Fermented Napa Cabbage Stew Called Kimchi Jjigae (김치 찌개)

Jjigae (찌개) refers to any Korean stew-like dish. Kimchi jjigae (김치 찌개) is hence a stew comprising mainly kimchi as well as other ingredients like beancurd, meat and mushrooms. Given that kimchi is a type of pickled vegetable that opens up one’s appetite, this stew is therefore easy to digest, what with its accompanying ingredients and soup base that are mostly mild and light tasting as well....more

Here's How You'll Never Burn Your Food Again

Has this happend to you? You spend hours cooking something fabulous on the stove only to turn your back for a SPLIT SECOND and find it’s stuck to the bottom burned?...more

I Stole The Mango From The Fridge To Make Mango Sticky Rice

It was sitting idle in the fridge anyway.In any case, not only did I get the kick from stealing food out of my own fridge, it was also my first attempt taking such shots with my tripod, thanks to the untimely setting of the sun casting long shadows across the dish....more

LOW CARB CINNAMON PECANS

Oven roasted pecans coated in cinnamon are by far my new favorite snack.  It takes very little preparation, minimal dish washing, low carb, gluten-free and Paleo. ...more

Quick and easy recipe for Morel Mushrooms

I thought I would share this quick and easy Morel Mushroom recipe that I like to enjoy.Things you will needMorel mushroomsButterFlour1 eggFirst thing you want to do is to clean your mushrooms. To do this you should cut the morels in half and soak them in salt water. This cleans out all dirt and bugs.Now it is time to get cooking!1.) Crack your egg and whisk in a bowl until fully mixed.2.) Pour flour into a large enough pull to dip your mushrooms....more

PLANNING A BUDGET AND KEEPING TO IT

PLANNING A BUDGET:Know your income and your expenses.What‘s income? Pay check, social security check, child support any other part time work babysitting etc. What’s an expense anything you spend money on from utilities to entertainment those movie stubs too.Gather all receipts from your gas, restaurants; any spending you do gather them.Gather all your statements:Utilities (water, gas, electric)Phone bill: land line and wirelessCable/satelliteInternetInsurance (life, car, home, health)...more

Nasi Lemak – Rice With Coconut Milk

Cooking this dish made me realise how unhealthy it is. Apart from the fresh cucumber, the rest of the side dishes are all deep fried; the rice is also cooked in the most unhealthy manner – using coconut milk. No wonder this dish is so delicious and popular in Singapore!...more