As an avid soft drink drinker, I’ve been trying to minimalise my consumption of commercial soft drinks. Whenever I feel like having a fizzy drink, the substitution nowadays is sparkling water with juice concentrate. What I love about my own concoction is I can adjust the level of sweetness to taste. Most of the time, […]
I’ve been made aware on the radio a couple of weeks ago on how we have contributed to a massive food waste each year. We are speaking of $694 millions worths of food waste each year within New South Wales alone. You can imagine how much $$$$$ we waste on a global scale. Not only […]
Ever since I’ve tried quinoa in my salad, I have been enjoying every single grain of it! Needless to say whenever I feel like bulking up or adding a nice texture to my salad, it has been my go-to ingredient. The best part about this is I don’t have to feel guilty about it.
I know a couple of people around me who don’t like hard boiled eggs. Mostly they complain about the powderiness of the yolk. On the contrary, sunny side up, poached, scrambled and even a fully cooked omelette get way more love than hard boiled eggs! I mean how often do you see people eating hard […]
When it comes to spices, the way you store them is just as important as you cook them. Storing them in an airtight container is a no brainer. Even though spices tend to have pretty good shelf life, if care is not taken in storing them properly, you’ll notice the vibrancy of the spices (both […]
A special day calls for special outfit and treats. Last Friday was our first Mufti Day (casual Friday) at work. I was excited because (a) it was Friday; and (b) I bought this really nice top a few days before and I’ve found a day to show it off. I must admit I get excited […]
Despite being nicknamed “fan tong” (a cantonese term for rice bucket) since I was a child, I’ve found myself slowly expanding my love for carbohydrate from rice to pasta. This realisation came about when I was re-organising my pantry in the past weekend and uncovered partially empty boxes of dried pasta in various shapes and sizes […]