Hostess Gift Baskets and Pumpkin Spice Latte – a tutorial on how to create last minute holiday hostess gift baskets while enjoying a warm cup of latte.
This super refreshing Watermelon Lime Cooler is a great way to beat the heat on hot summer days. Seltzer or club soda and lime make it sparkle.
Cucumber Mint Cooler topped with your choice of club soda, seltzer, or water, and a squeeze of lime juice. It’s cool, fizzy, and super refreshing.
A quick tutorial on how to prepare a Pineapple Fruit Bowl filled with seasonal fruits as a fun summer treat.
This cool Blue Hawaiian Mocktail is a fun drink to prepare for any occasion. Only 3 ingredients and some crushed ice are needed.
You can make this healthy delicious ABC Juice (Apple Beet Carrot Juice) with a hint of tanginess from lemon juice using a blender. It takes only 10 minutes.
Warm, creamy Coconut Chai Latte infused with cinnamon, star anise, cloves, and cardamom. So delicious topped with frothy coconut milk.
Frothy Matcha Latte, a delicious alternative to caffe latte. Matcha (green tea powder) combined with your choice of almond, soy, coconut or cow’s milk.
One of the most evocative aromas associated with the Chinese convenience stores in Malaysian shopping malls is the scent of Tea Eggs being cooked in a rice cooker. Strangely enough this popular snack cannot be found as street food or local cafes. It is fully and truly the monopoly of these stores who also sell…
Today I am going to share a very simple dish using the homemade salted eggs from my previous post. Ochazuke is rice in green tea normally accompanied by a variety of condiments, nori, and leftover side dishes seasoned with a little salt or soy sauce. Salted egg makes a wonderful accompaniment to ochazuke as it…
This comforting Teh Halia (Ginger Tea) with condensed milk will surely warm you up on chilly days. The ginger flavor can be as light or strong as desired.
Leng Chee Kang is a cooling sweet lotus seed soup consisting of lotus seed (lean chee) and a variety of other dried fruits. Very refreshing serve cold.
This sweet Barley and Candied Winter Melon Drink is the perfect antidote to hot summer days. Both barley and winter melon are said to have cooling properties.
Nothing beats a glass of this cool refreshing Honeydew Sago Dessert with coconut milk on a warm summer’s day. Big on taste and very easy to prepare.
This has been an extremely wet and cold spring. In years past, vegetable plots would be sprouting and flower beds a riot of colors by this time. Not so this year. Most people are still huddled indoors. Even the crocuses, daffodils, and tulips are out later than usual. While April showers bring May flowers, showers…
It is always nice to receive things in the mail and recently a case of POM Wonderful arrived at my doorsteps. I have heard so much about this drink but have never tried it. POM Wonderful is a 100% pomegranate juice and is packaged in a unique double-bulb plastic bottle. While it is touted for…
Super cool Fruit Freeze, the perfect treat on a hot summer’s day. These fruity ice cubes are a fun and delicious way to liven up your beverages.
Ochazuke or rice in green tea is a quick and simple Japanese meal of rice steeped in green tea topped with savory condiments.
Vadai is a favorite Indian snack. Mom used to make these and my brothers and I really enjoyed them. They are crispy and crunchy on the outside and soft and moist on the inside. They are especially delicious, straight out of the pan. When cooled, it is best eaten with curry. I made some sweet…
Delectable sesame seeded Honey Chicken Buns filled with honey and ginger flavored chicken. They are perfect for a snack or light lunch.