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Asparagus with Poached Egg


 One of my all-time favourite novels is Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert. Sometimes I like to close my eyes and imagine that I’m savoring pistachio gelato in Italy with her, experiencing the sereneness of the ashram in India or riding through the rice paddies in Bali to visit the all-knowing Ketut. 

One of my most favourite parts in the novel/movie is when Elizabeth truly embraces life in Italy and indulges in “dolce far niente” (the sweetness of doing nothing in Italian). She slips into some lingerie, rolls out a yoga mat, reads the paper and eats a delectable dish … Read more

posted by on May 22, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Baked Salmon in Parchment

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I think my favourite fish to eat is salmon… that’s a lie. I love black cod. But I do love salmon very much. It’s such a versatile fish. You can have it baked, steamed, fried, barbecued, you name it, you can have it. I’ve had it just about every way and no matter how it’s done I end up loving it just the same. It’s hard to butcher salmon.

So when I heard about baking fish/meat in parchment I was curious. Apparently it is a very healthy way of cooking, the packages of parchment encapsulate the heat and infuse all the … Read more

posted by on May 15, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Quick Dinner Idea: Baked Eggs + Sausage

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Got only half an hour to prepare your dinner? Here’s a lovely quick comfort food recipe I’m sure you’ll all enjoy. I also want to introduce our very first guest blogger, Kay. She’s my younger sister who often cooks these delicious recipes at home.

Recently, our mom has been out of town, so we alternate cooking at home. Since we had soooo much bread leftover from the previous week, we decided to repurpose them into this meal as toast!


Recipe inspired from: The Chronicles of Ms. I-Hua. Prep time: 30 minutes. Serves 4.


posted by on April 1, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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