Soy, rice, and almond milk are popular dairy alternatives that have been around for some time. Coconut milk made its entrance like a blast from the past in recent years. The humble santan of my childhood which was used primarily for cooking and never as a beverage, now comes in modern clinical cartons. It is…
Start your day with this delicious Pineapple Banana Smoothie. It’s a glass of tropical sunshine with a slight and refreshing tanginess.
Start your day right with this power smoothie. Not only does it taste great but you will also get a dose of Omega-3 fatty acids, lignans, fiber, and protein.
Drink in your fruits and vegetables with this healthy almond milk Kiwi Kale Smoothie. It has a lovely color and is refreshingly tangy.
A delicious smoothie using vanilla coconut milk as the base. It is chock full of strawberries and blueberries.
Gluten Free Baked Avocado Fritters coated with rice puffs or gluten free rice Krispies. They are crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside.
Enjoy the autumn season strolling through Minnesota’s Apple and Wine Country with fresh, crisp apples, fruity wines, and spectacular fall colors.
Luscious Mango and Turkey Salad with sweet bell peppers and a light refreshing vinaigrette. Also delicious on its own as a light lunch.
Rojak, a Malaysian Spicy Fruit Salad with a mix of flavors and textures unlike any other. It is spicy, sweet, salty, tangy, soft, and crunchy. A must try!
Kuih Kodok (Mashed Banana Fritters), a.k.a. Toad Cakes is a simple dessert using only 5 ingredients. It is a good way to use up all those over-ripen bananas.
Easy and fun Star Spangled Berry Cups using ready to fill mini fillo shells, yogurt, and berries for your patriotic parties and get-togethers.
Only four ingredients to make this juicy and refreshing Cantaloupe and Mango Sorbet. A wonderful combination and a must try for the warm summer months.
This delicious Pomelo Salad with chopped peanuts and toasted coconut flakes is a must-try! It is sweet, tangy, juicy, and refreshing.
This Poached Pears with White Fungus and Red Dates sweet soup makes a warm and comforting dessert. It is also said to be nourishing.
I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. Can’t believe it came and went so quickly. We had a very good one and are still enjoying the extended holiday season as Ro-Ri San and the boys only go back to work next week, after the New Year. It is great to spend time with the…
This was a busy summer for me with a flurry of activities. Although I enjoy fall, I am a little sad that the easy summer schedule and warm weather bade farewell two weeks ago. The past few days have been rainy, cold, and dark, marking the beginning of fall. Sweat pants and sweaters days are…
Rich creamy Blueberry Ice Cream using only 4 ingredients and no eggs. A simple and delicious treat on a warm day or any time of the year.
Rose Berry Agar-agar with colors perfect for all your patriotic themed holiday get-together. These rose flavored agar-agar are light, mildly sweet, and refreshing.
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.
I am thrilled to have my dear friend and guest, the lovely and talented Ann, from Anncoo Journal with us today. Ann blogs out of the beautiful city state of Singapore where she lives with her hubby and two sweet pets, Cookie and Dodo. I had the privilege of meeting Ann during my last visit…
This Spicy Chocolate Rojak is a twist on the popular Malaysian spicy fruit salad using easily available ingredients for the dressing. Surprisingly tasty!