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Et tu, Brunei?

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Brunei is an interesting place, a seemingly Middle Eastern-style Islamic pseudo-monarchy, way out far East and isolated on the edge of an island. 903 more words

Un poco Tropical šŸŒŗ

Happy Labor Day weekend to everyone! It has been raining all weekend long.

I have been quite busy in the kitchen these past few weeks,and to be honest,I have not taken a moment to share a few of my creations. 83 more words


Nasi Lemak

Nasi lemak is a fragrant rice dish cooked in coconut milk and pandan leaf commonly found in Malaysia, where it is considered the national dish.Ā This traditional Malaysian favourite offers sambal,Ā ikan bilisĀ (anchovies), peanuts and boiled egg. 470 more words

Cooking With Local Ingredients

Bomb Vegan Curried Lentils with Coconut Rice


I wasn’t going to share this recipe because it looks gross. But it tasted SO good that my husband, who has the stomach the size of a pea, had second helpings right away and took a third helping to work the next day for lunch (which actually disappeared–he tends to forget to eat at work) and told me I should share the recipe on my blog. 302 more words


Roasted Root Vegetables, Fried Tofu and Coconut Rice

In this meal, I tried 3 new recipes and they all turned out great! They may be a weird combination, but they are tasty and surprisingly inexpensive. 276 more words

Main Dishes

Leopoldina's, Vilankulos, Mozambique

Leopoldina is a lady who works at the Zombie Cucumber hostel in Vilankulos as a waitress (and, as it is rumored, also chef) of the hostel restaurant.Ā  612 more words

Coconut Basil Rice


And the rice!! with coconutĀ  and basil, totally cozy and totally delicious. I loved it! Itā€™s incredibly simple to make.

And it can be served as is for lunch or breakfast or for packed lunch or serve it with chutney/any dip of choice. 364 more words