25th April is a national remembrance day in Australia to commemorate the soldiers who have fought fought at Gallipoli in the Ottoman Empire during World War I. “A typical Anzac Day ceremony may include the following features: an introduction, hymn, prayer, an address, laying of wreaths, a recitation, the Last Post, a period of silence, […]
I used to grow up with many edible plants in my garden in Penang. Oh how I missed the precious moments of picking fresh produce from my garden! I remembered that we had an abundance of ladies’ fingers (aka okra), four-angled beans (aka kacang botol), luffa (which was left fully ripened to turn into scrubbing sponges), mango […]
When Charmaine of wangirls.blogspot.com.au featured these MaltEaster chocolate bunnies on her Instagram, I know I have to get my hand these. Aren’t they cute? In one of her replies, she mentioned that she got them from Kmart but I have found them in Coles instead.
I love trying new ways of making pancakes. Case in point the easy and healthy overnight porridge pancakes, the fluffy blueberry yoghurt pancakes and, every now and again, I miss savoury pancakes like cheesy cornflakes pancakes and the wacky mac ‘n’ cheese pancakes. Having friends with special dietary requirements in mind, I wanted to try […]
In my last 5 Ingredients Spelt and Chia Seeds Banana Bread post, Felicia from Dish by Dish asked:- “Hey Emily! this looks beautiful! I’m just wondering if I can use almond meal to replace spelt flour?” I thought what a brilliant idea to give a flourless banana bread a go! So here it is, Felicia, […]
Bananas and I are like breakfast BFF! I would either add them on my porridge, in and on my pancakes and when they have turned super spotty and mushy, guess what, banana bread here I come! I have learned several banana bread recipes in the past and I even dedicated a special heading for banana […]
Icy beetroot, banana and berries smoothie anyone? I kicked start my Friday with this vibrant coloured concoction. So colour rich that I felt I was transformed into the cheerful and energetic Barney, the purple dinosaur! Say whaattt…
Hi guys! Let’s talk about breakfast today. I know right, what a good topic to start on a Monday! I have mentioned in the past that my beloved and I were serial breakfast skipping offenders. Since we often complained about lacking energy in the morning, and therefore not a morning person, I thought it’s high […]