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10 Bizarre Mythological Creatures

There are many well known examples of creatures from mythology that inspire dread, awe, curiosity or a even a combo of all three. Many of these have proved popular fodder in books and films – from Smaug the dragon, to the vampires in that popular vampire series I can’t for the life of me remember the name of. 1,136 more words

Weird Stuff

Pok Pok: Wild Duck Laap, Thai Pork Fried Rice, Cucumber Salad

I travel a lot for work typically for a project in one city that could take anywhere from a few weeks to over a year. Travelling every week for a few days to the same city can be weary. 874 more words


Guacamole dip

Made from all natural and fresh ingredients, this dip is a guilt-free and super tasty option for a snack or even a meal.  In fact, it’s so tasty that it never fails to satisfy my junk food cravings, deceivingly so, because it’s all vegetables! 113 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

This week, let’s give outer shells their due and focus our lenses on things that contain other things.

One day in 2010 I took a Thai cooking class in Chiang Mai.

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Weekly Photo Challenge

How Important Almiris In The Kitchen?

Dish is more delicious when ingredients are done with almiris.  Ingredients like pepper, garlic, lemon grass, and other kinds of kitchen condiments that need to be crush, squeeze and pulverize. 140 more words

Crafts And Products

Meatless Monday: Khao Soi (Egg Noodle Curry) with Tofu

Last summer I had the opportunity to visit Thailand for the 6th time. Thai food is one of the reasons I continue to return to Thailand. 690 more words

Author: Danielle Neufeld

Homemade pesto (Neil Perry's recipe)

This easy recipe, among many other great recipes can be found in Neil Perry – Fresh and Fast, or by clicking here, or just simply scroll down this page :) The original recipe used Parmigiano Reggiano, but it tastes just as good without the parmesan. 142 more words