Brown Rice Medley

Brown Rice Medley

Brown Rice Medley Ingredients: 11/2 Tbsp Olive oil 1 Bay leaf 3 cloves Garlic (finely chopped) 4-5 Cloves 9-10 peppercorns 5 All-spice (whole) 1 tsp Oregano (dried) 1 tsp Basil (dried) 5-6 Baby Portabella Mushrooms(sliced) or any kind of mushrooms 1 cup Trader...
Hoisin Slant

Hoisin Slant

Are you bored of cooking the same sauce or curry for dinner? How about trying a sauce with a Hoisin Slant?  Hey… what’s a hoisin (hoi.sin) sauce? Well, hoisin sauce is like a Chinese barbecue sauce, thick, pungent and sweet. It is used in Asian stir-fries and...
Banny Cranny Cookies

Banny Cranny Cookies

Facebook Status: “What do I do with a dozen of over-ripe bananas?” To solve this Gordian task, my friends did come to rescue with over a dozen of creative suggestions. This made me think…a dozen ain’t enough! To keep it simple, I used some in my smoothie and used the...
Yellow Mellow Declaration

Yellow Mellow Declaration

Here is a refreshing fruity thirst quencher that you could enjoy on the 4th of July weekend. INGREDIENTS: 2 Apricots 5-6 Baby carrots 1/2 cup frozen mangoes (you can use other fresh fruit too, I just had fresh apricots and oranges today) 1/2 cup frozen peach 1/4...
Naughty Peanuts with Watercress and Cabbage

Naughty Peanuts with Watercress and Cabbage

Ingredients: Oil -1 Tbsp Ginger (crushed) – 1 Tbsp Garlic (crushed) – 2 cloves Sesame seeds – 1Tbsp Peanuts – ¼ cup Watercress leaves (cleaned de-stemmed and chopped) -4-5 cups Purple cabbage (chopped) – 3 cups Mung bean sprouts – 1 cup Vinegar – 1 ½ tsp Lemon 1 tsp...