Beef and Bean Stew

Beef and Bean Stew and Awards

Warm, comforting, and hearty Beef and Bean Stew sweetened with apple juice. This tasty dish is the perfect antidote for cold evenings.

The 7 Links Challenge

The 7 Links Challenge

The 7 Links Challenge – the most beautiful, popular, controversial, helpful, surprisingly successful, deserving attention, and I am most proud of posts.

Tapioca Cake (Kuih Bingka)

Tapioca Cake (Kuih Bingka) and Awards

I am so glad that the summer holidays are finally here for my boys. Hopefully life will be a little less hectic and we can spend some quality time together. This past weekend was the first one after many that we were able to spend together as a family without either one of the boys…

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Buckwheat Waffles

Buckwheat Waffles and Awards

We had a much needed break over the long Memorial Day weekend. We got to sleep in a little and enjoy a more leisurely breakfast which was really nice. On such mornings, I like to prepare something that I would normally not do on a weekday. It was also an excuse for me to use…

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Crunchy Taro Fritters

Crunchy Taro Fritters and CSN Giveaway

These savory Crunchy Taro Fritters flavored with five spiced powder and sesame seeds make a really tasty snack. Be sure to make a bunch for they go quickly.

Chicken Porridge

Chicken Rice Porridge

This simple and tasty Chicken Rice Porridge is so easy to prepare. It makes a delicious breakfast and is a bowl of comfort any time of the day.

Gifts from Anncoo

A Surprise, Fun with Friends, and an Award

What, no food? Yes, no food today. This blog post is dedicated to all you, my friends and visitors, who take the time each day to visit and to comment on my posts. Blogging, as you all know is hard work and for most of us the monetary rewards are meagre or even non-existent. We…

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Thyme for Pasta and an Award

We have a slightly shorter growing season here in Minnesota because of our long winters and cold springs. We only start growing vegetables and herbs around mid May. As I knew we will be away in June, it was pointless to grow anything then as they would not have survived the 3 weeks without some…

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Sweet Rice Cake with Mango Custard Topping

The past week has been really exciting for Roti and me. I gave Roti a more updated look with a new banner and new comment system and moved some of her ‘real estate’ around. Thanks to Foodbuzz, I am now a Featured Publisher. On Wednesday, I was given the great honor of doing a guest…

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