Budget · Chicken · Indonesian · Mains · Malay · One Dish Meals · Rice · Uncategorized

Ayam Penyet (Indonesian Fried Chicken)

We used to have a rule of not deep frying food at home and only eating the occasional fried food when we eat out. Now that we are eating at home almost every meal and every day, i have decided to lift the “deep fry ban” in our home. I think it’s much better to… Continue reading Ayam Penyet (Indonesian Fried Chicken)

Breakfast · Budget · Chicken · Chinese · Mains · One Dish Meals · Pork · Rice · Uncategorized

Steamed Glutinous Rice 糯米饭 Lor Mai Fan

Ah Ma is staying over with us this week and I have been so excited to cook many of her favourite dishes for her. I remember that she is just like me, she loves anything made with sticky rice, from savoury stuff to desserts! This is not toodifficult to make, yummy sticky rice cooked with… Continue reading Steamed Glutinous Rice 糯米饭 Lor Mai Fan

Cakes · Desserts · Pastry/ Baking · Uncategorized

Condensed Milk Ogura Cake with Buttercream Frosting

I wanted to do something nice for mom’s birthday! This is the first time that i tried to pipe a complicated cake design and as you can tell I did a terrible job 😦 But i swear it is very yummy! My main problem is that this frosting was not very suitable for piping roses.… Continue reading Condensed Milk Ogura Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Beef · Budget · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Uncategorized

Ginger and Scallion Beef 姜葱牛肉

I officially have the best husband ever! It is my dream to pursue my passion in cooking and Ben has always been ever so supportive. With tons of encouragement from him, we are learning food photography together. I am having so so so much fun and i am so grateful to my wonderful husband. I… Continue reading Ginger and Scallion Beef 姜葱牛肉

Mains · One Dish Meals · Pork · Sauces/Condiments · Swedish · Uncategorized

Swedish Meatballs

In Singapore, everyone is obsessed with the food in Ikea, especially their meatballs. I never understood why as i find their food very bland and cafeteria-like. A couple of months ago, i’ve finally tried their famous meatballs with some tomato pasta for the first time and i was bitterly disappointed. Ben hated them and he… Continue reading Swedish Meatballs

American · Beef · Fusion Dishes · Italian · Joyoung · noodles · One Dish Meals · Pasta · Pork · Uncategorized

Spaghetti & Meatballs

This simple plate of spaghetti is truly the fruit of my labour. Everything from the pasta, to the sauce and meatballs are made from scratch. It was tiring but i am so so happy with the end product! And it is not so bad since i still have pasta and meatballs in the fridge that… Continue reading Spaghetti & Meatballs

American · Chinese · Fast & Easy · Mains · One Dish Meals · Pastry/ Baking · Pork · Rice · Uncategorized

Easy Cheesy Baked Rice

Ben has been asking for this dish for awhile now. My previous method of cooking this is quite tedious and I have been trying to make an easier version of this without compromising on the taste. This is easy to prepare and the result is very delicious! Gooey melted cheese over rice layered with a… Continue reading Easy Cheesy Baked Rice

Breakfast · Budget · Cakes · Chinese · Desserts · Pastry/ Baking · Uncategorized

Pandan Chiffon Cake (with fresh Pandan Juice)

It’s been almost a year since the last time i made a chiffon cake. I had the sudden craving for it last night so promptly made a fresh bake this morning. This time, im equipped with my awesome blender, so i decided to make my own pandan juice. I’ve always thought that it is troublesome… Continue reading Pandan Chiffon Cake (with fresh Pandan Juice)