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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .