Since we got the first of our new custom-made teak furniture delivered, I now have a new favorite spot in the flat: the couch with my new side table. . . .
I was watching Jamie Oliver do a vegetarian dinner on Oliver's Twist one night and what he was doing looks so delicious that I started typing up the recipes as he went along (I eventually found the . . .
You'll find many BECAK (tricycles) in Jogja - and with most drivers in this position =P I tried the ANDONG (horse-drawn carriage) once. It's not for longer distances either, like the becak, but . . .
For years I ate whatever scrambled egg was served to me. They were either too runny (I don't like them looking like someone regurgitated them) or overcooked/dry (the cook would serve them to me . . .
It wasn't pretty. This post is not for the faint-hearted. One night I came home from the grocery with a 1 Kilogram crab. They were on special price at Grand Lucky and this fella was waving it's legs . . .
We attended an event last night at the Ambiente Restaurant at the Aryaduta Hotel. I loved the ambiance of the Italian resto & the art that was everywhere - on the walls, nooks & even hanging . . .
One cannot go to Jogja (or Jogjakarta/Yogyakarta) without visiting the magnificent Borobudur Temple. It is the biggest temple in the world & is the most visited tourist spot in Indonesia, with a . . .
I love making Chili Con Carne. You can use it in so many ways: over rice, in tacos, burritos, nachos, etc. And it's even better the longer is sits in the ref (not more than 7 days mind you). I like to . . .
After a year of looking for art, and a wild goose chase for a "mythical" art gallery in Jogja, we finally had our Sutrisno paintings in hand at the airport on our way back to Jakarta. We hand-carried . . .
GARLIC CHICKEN This is a super simple recipe that I learned from our maid/dog-nanny (hehe) but is always a hit in our garlic-lovin' family. Serves 2 Royco chicken marinade or 1/2 Maggi Chicken . . .