Category Archives: Food & Recipes

Fusion Style Noodle Stir-Fry With Shredded Carrots

Simple stir-fry using instant noodles, vegetables, and spices for a simple long weekend at home.

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Friendly Cheese Loaves with Water Roux

This is a very interesting cheese bread loaf recipe that uses tang zhong (汤种), otherwise termed as water roux, as a dough starter. Water roux is a paste that is cooked using flour and milk. It is this paste that … Read more

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Teochew Fermented Black Bean Minced Pork

The boy recently finished his first set of lessons for the Yamaha Junior Course at the Yamaha Music School. This took about half a year (yes, that long!) and we are on to the second set now, moving from the … Read more

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Upma Style Instant Noodles With Vegetable Stir-Fry

The boy is now at the age where he will do as told without hesitating too much. My current hobby is to get him to come over and kiss mummy and he will do that in a very excited and … Read more

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Taiwanese Braised Mushroom & Pork Rice

This is a really yummy dish – couldn’t have enough of it! When you are served a bowl of plain rice, all you really need is a side dish of this braised mushroom and pork.

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