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Balinese Pork

This is one of my partner Adrian’s favourite dishes to cook. The original recipe is from a great little book, The Food of Bali – authentic recipes from the Island of the Gods… 350 more words


Thai inspired Nigerian Fried Rice

When your nigerian fried rice game is tight, you have no fear of trying a few tweaks and tricks.

For my last fried rice, I was inspired by the use of Lemon grass and Coconut in Thai dishes, so I cooked something I’ve cooked severally before but I haven’t blogged about. 104 more words


Nasi Uduk - Coconut Rice ala Jakarta (rice cooker way)

Nasi Uduk is originally from Jakarta, Indonesia. It literally means Mixed Rice. The rice is cooked in coconut milk and has a beautiful fragrance of lemongrass and other spices. 166 more words

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Japanese Cucumber Salad

Summertime and the cooking is easy. It should not involve turning on the oven if I can help it.
Salads are almost always my solution to “what food will I make?”. 414 more words


Thai meatball coconut curry

What could be better than the comfort of meat balls surrounded by Thai flavors and swimming in coconut broth? Very little, if you ask me. I am sharing this recipe from “Delicious” magazine as there is nothing I would do to tweak it.You can freeze half of this for another time, which is perfect! 319 more words

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DIY yoga mat cleaner

things needed:

  • small spray bottle (preferably one that will spray harder than a mist)
  • witch hazel
  • water
  • essential oils of your choosing (I used a blend of lavender-chamomile and lemongrass)
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My Favourite Thai-inspired Vegetable Curry

Since I last posted a lot of things have happened in my life. The first and most important one was my recent move from Porto to Glasgow. 901 more words

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