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Who doesn’t like to smell good? But spending money in huge amounts on it is not always encouraged. Earlier I used to splurge on different perfumes seeing TV commercials. 263 more words


What's That Smell?

15 Our lives are a Christ-like fragrance rising up to God. But this fragrance is perceived differently by those who are being saved and by those who are perishing.   375 more words


Smooth cloying bamboo
As cold crushed emeralds
In a mortar with a pestle
And the grains nestle
In early Spring mint leaves


NASI LEMAK - A smorgasboard limited only by your imagination

Nasi Lemak is a much loved dish which appeals to all races, although it is the Malay community which excels in cooking this dish.

When I first started cooking this dish, I experimented again and again trying to get two aspects right.   327 more words


Thai Style Stir-Fry Minced Pork with Basil Leaves (4 servings)


Minced pork 300gm

Minced Garlic 1.5tbsp

Onions (cubed) 2 whole

Basil Leaves (discard stems) 30gm

Red Chilli (deseed cut into strips) 2no.

Chilli Padi (deseed) 3-4 nos… 96 more words


Surprise! Parsnips & Potatoes!

I recently started a fruit & vegetable subscription program through our local public library. It’s pretty awesome and supports local farmers. There is nothing like local and fresh when it comes to fruits and vegetables – there is clearly a difference in the taste and freshness. 291 more words


Cheerfulness in Life

“How true it is that,if we are cheerful and contented,all nature smiles,the air seems more balmy, the sky clearer, the earth has a brighter green…the flowers are more fragrant…and the sun, moon, and stars all appear more beautiful, and seem to rejoice with us.”-Orison Swett Marden