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Semiya and Javarasi Payasam/Kheer - Saffron Infused Vermicelli and Sago Pudding

Serves 8

Happy Sri Lankan/Tamil New Year and Happy Vishu!   

Payasam (as it’s known in the South) or kheer as it’s known in North India is a very popular and amazingly luscious dish often served on special occasions or during festivals.   572 more words


Happiest birthday Lloyd!

Last night, Lloyd, May, Hana and myself went to Albee’s Kitchen in Kingsford (after given the menu at Gourmet Tofu then running away when we realised the menu was not appealing) to celebrate Lloyd’s 22nd birthday! 275 more words

Sabudana Vada/ Sago Pakora

Sabudana Vada or Sago Pakora is a crispy crunchy tea-time snack which is also made during fasting days. I remember the first time I tasted it, it was in a relative’s house-warming function. 334 more words


Trip to Yabru Part 1

On the 24th of February I arrived in Yabru after a 1.5 hour plane ride, a 1 hour hike, and a 2 hour canoe ride. Over the next two weeks I would spend 5 days in a canoe, 3 days hiking, and visit 14 villages in 4 different languages to invite them to an Oral Bible Storytelling workshop in June. 626 more words

Papua New Guinea

Tapioca Hotch Potch (Sabudana Khichdi)

Breakfast is considered the most important meal of the day. It increases metabolism of the body and provides essential nutrients and energy to kick start your day. 256 more words

Even more Jane Eyre vocabulary!

As I climb into the library’s window-seat to read, the curtain drawn about me, I find I am enjoying some of these words.  I am certain I have come to appreciate the clever manner in which they are used.  205 more words


Healthier Dessert Options From Beautiful Memory Desserts

Beautiful Memory Desserts, located in the New World Mall in Flushing, Queens, offers Hong Kong desserts that won’t leave you feeling guilty. Made fresh when you order, the desserts range from fruity to milky or both. 147 more words

Sweet Treats