We are experimenting new grains since there is a quinoa shortage. While millets are not the super grains like quinoa it is still a pretty good substitute. This is an easy and healthy roasted cauliflower and carrot millet salad with lemon mint dressing. ...

Disclaimer: We are not not trying to make anything Mexican! It was a weeknight in the middle of summer and we wanted to make something light and easy. This is what we came up with. Its done under 15mins and I would say relatively healthy and hassle free. ...

Posted on Jul 27 2014 - 4:32pm by The Wife
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What do you do in Savannah, Georgia. The Husband and I were there for about 1.5 days. We drove from Miami for 7hrs up to Savannah and it was a relieve to step into this green city after being stuck in the car for so long. So this was what we did in 24hr..well almost! Read on to find out what we ate and where we slept in Savannah! ...

Salvia Sage Salbei (German) is a new herb in our kitchen. We started using sage in our cooking after trying a pasta dish from Vapiano a while back. Ever since then, we have been experimenting with this herb. This peppery and savoury herb “lifts” the taste of the tradition home fries. ...

Posted on Jul 22 2014 - 4:00pm by The Wife
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This is my go to cake to bake when there is an emergency situation where a dessert/ cake is needed. Simple ingredients that I always have sitting around. Not much technic needed hence fail proof and the buttery goodness wins the day! Read on to get more tips on how to remove the cake from a bundt pan! ...

Posted on Jul 20 2014 - 11:25am by The Wife
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This is going to be the last entry for Miami and it is going to be the most photo heavy because I have decided to squeeze all the bits and pieces of this trip together. The feature of the post will be Cafe Versailles Restaurant. Also known as the World’s Most Famous Cuban Restaurant. Wanna know what we think? Read on ;) ...

After feasting in the USA (biscuits, burgers, donuts, giant sandwiches and the list goes on) we are going on a healthier diet. Here is a simple summer pasta salad we had for dinner tonight. Vegan and Vegetarian friendly. This is an easy salad to throw together. ...

Posted on Jul 4 2014 - 7:47pm by The Wife
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Back with Part II of our stay in Miami. Wynwood. The Art district of Miami. Street art explosion. Wall and buildings covered in amazing street art. We have not seen anything quite like that. The street art tour we took in London looked like a little child compared to this. ...

Posted on Jul 3 2014 - 1:09am by The Wife
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Hi guys, we apologise for the missing entries the last couple of days! We are currently on a road trip in the US. We started in NYC flew to Miami, Florida and then driving up to NYC. As I am typing this, we are in a motel, well its Best Western Inn, in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee with free wifi and 30 degrees melting temperature. Hiding in the room and uploading this post. ...

Harissa (Arabic: هريسة‎) “is a hot Chili pepper paste whose main ingredients are roasted red peppers, serrano peppersand other hot chili peppers and spices and herbs such as garlic paste, coriander seed, or caraway as well as some vegetable orolive oil for preservation.” (Wikipedia). We used this as a grill marinate. Perfect especially when summer has officially...

Another stir fry dish again! I love anything stir fry because its so quick to prepare and brings a little bit of home (Singapore/Asia) to our dining table. If you are wondering what the brown noodle is beside the snow peas chicken is, they are fried rice vermicelli. Singapore style. No they do not contain curry powder or any of the Singapore noodle nonsense. ...

Vanilla cupcake – clean, simple and classic. You can have it on its own or dress it up with a flavoured frosting. Alright its not that clean its filled with buttery goodness actually. This recipe is Magnolia’s famous vanilla cupcake recipe that I found from Food Network. Lets give this cupcake a moment. ...