In an effort to lose weight, we try to eat soup & salads for dinner every day. Try being the operational word. I wanted to mix it up a bit, so one night I did a Thai Prawn Salad. Okay, so it still . . .
We got our flat unfurnished so we could invest in good old teakwood furniture (which is something Indonesia is known for). Another word for "old" is "recycled." Basically meaning, they salvage pieces . . .
This is a recipe from Mad Hungry, the recipe book that I was talking about in a previous post. I still haven't bought my own copy, but the next time I'm in a mall, I am definitely going to look for . . .
The original Spicy Coriander Chicken recipe is from Fast Chicken, a Periplus Mini Cookbook. This is my favorite recipe book for its simple and great chicken recipes. Since white chicken meat is quite . . .
As part of trying to be healthier and losing weight, we are starting our soup-and-salad-for-dinner diet. Note I'm not saying the menu is fat/meat/carb free, but it's definitely healthier than our . . .
Continued from my post yesterday, Healthier breakfast with Jamie Oliver's Pukkolla. Last night, I left the mixture covered in milk with grated apple overnight in the refrigerator. According to Jamie . . .
I love having high carb, high fat breakfasts like corned beef/bacon/spam with rice and egg... and sometimes I even have this with garlic rice. Super fattening I know! So as part of my effort to be . . .
I got a bit side-tracked from starting on my Jogjakarta posts because I started doing stuff in the kitchen today. Been sick for the past couple of days but I'm also tired of just staying in bed. Let . . .
Okay okay... Maybe I'm exaggerating a little, but the poor dog is PRACTICALLY BALD! We told the groomers he only needed a trim and even sent the maid so she could make sure. THIS is one of the . . .
When I am in manila I also get the dog pasalubong (a present - usually given by one arriving from a trip). While I was hunting for a Christmas outfit in Tiendesitas (thanks to Poker Goddess for . . .