Puffed Up Party Corn Dogs

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I used to love eating frankfurters raw, or rather, those that came fresh out of the fridge. It was a bad habit that I picked up from the good old school days, when renting a chalet was trendy and having barbecues for dinner was hip. I always couldn’t wait for the fire to start, which was why I resorted to eating the frankfurters as they were from the pack. This was supposed to be one of my dirty little secrets, but I guess it’s no longer the case now.

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Chinese Stir-Fried Tomatoes & Egg

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It’s the first time I’m cooking this dish. My mum introduced it to me quite a long time ago and I remember it looked very strange to me. I’ve never grown up eating tomatoes with omelette, so it was awkward trying to think about how it would have tasted together. To me, tomatoes always must go with ketchup and maybe bean sprouts and bean pods; omelette should be eaten by itself or at the very most stir-fried with cucumbers. Tomatoes should never be stir-fried with omelette because omelettes are supposed to be enjoyed in their purest form, or with lighter tasting ingredients.

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Slow-Cooker Shark Melon & Chicken Soup

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Shark Melon & Chicken Soup

Just two steps to cook this soup. It’s so amazing – a real time-saver and a hassle-free chore!

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Instant Ramen With Sweet Mashed Pumpkin Gravy

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The little one has been eating the same solid food as his papa and mama for about half a year now. There are times when I cook red tomato soup and he would refuse to take more than two sips. He seems to dislike red dishes, especially those with a tomato flavour, which is really strange given that tomato paste is sweet and I’ve always had the impression that children everywhere love their spaghetti sauce which is made up of tomato paste. Other times, he could be seen gobbling up his rice and macaroni and then asking for all the soup and carrots and mushrooms so that none is left for his papa. These are the days I look forward to because they bring about a good closure to a busy work week for me. It feels really good to know that my cooking is not in vain at all.

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Dorayaki Pancake For Baby Bear, Mummy Bear & Daddy Bear

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I grew up watching the Doraemon cartoon series. Every Saturday afternoon, I would sit down in front of the television and watch a little boy named Nobita Nobi get bullied first, and then get revenged or rescued by his best friend and buddy, Doraemon. I always envied the fact that this boy was able to have such an amazing friend who lived with him and who tended to his every need with fanciful tricks and props that could all be pulled out from that amazingly small and compact little front pouch of his.

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