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The Watermelon Lives!


Last July, I posted about my sad first watermelon that got attacked by birds. Today, it was harvested from the patch and actually looks/tastes like a watermelon! 663 more words


WW chinese vietnamese lemongrass chicken, two directions

When I looked ahead at the Wok Wednesday schedule I was really happy to see lemongrass chicken coming up. Not only is it an irresistible menu item for me when I order out, I had a secret plot. 1,049 more words


Bean Burgers

Over the years we have tried a lot of variations with this recipe but I think this is the best.

Full of hidden green vegies, gluten free, dairy free and still full of flavour these are often chosen by the boys when we have a vegetarian meal. 208 more words

Gluten Free

Grow your own lemongrass

When I was a child, my mom and my grandmom always cook herbal shampoo for me to wash my hair. Like any Vietnamese child, I wash my hair with the homemade herbal shampoo twice a week. 343 more words


love.life.eat. of the week: we're not going to say the "G" word

It’s been a while since I haven’t used the dreaded “G” word around these parts, but trust that I’ve been doing more than fretting over gluten, lamenting its loss, and subsequently espousing the joys of a gluten-free life, on a daily basis. 477 more words

Foodie Finds

Lessons Learnt from Lemongrass.

Because my garden is so accessible and draws me in on days when my work is stressing me out or times when I am bored with the same old routine and just need a break, I have been known to start gardening in the most inappropriate of attire.  380 more words


The Birthplace: Lemongrass

This is the apple of Newtonian physics, the Gaia of Greek mythology, the Big Bang of the universe – this is where it all began. 467 more words