Category Archives: Food

Hanoi vs. Saigon 

What are the things that cross you mind when you hear Vietnam? For me, Vietnamese food and coffee. I know it’s pretty shallow, and some people might have a horrible memory of Vietnamese war. Vietnam is a place with a … Continue reading

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 Butter and Lentil rice 

Today I made butter and lentil rice for the first time and it turned out great. It is also very easy to make it.  In Burma, it is considered Burmese food but I will be more comfortable saying it is … Continue reading

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Kale and Swiss Cheese Savory Bread

     What do you do when you are stressed? For me cooking and baking are therapeutic and help me to relax.  I got some kale this week and had enough of kale salad. So I was thinking of something different … Continue reading

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Why I cook in my ghetto kitchen

Some people ask me why I cook or bake at home when I can easily buy them very cheap. After all I live in Bangkok where average local meal is around USD 1-2. It is actually more expensive to cook … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Homemade Yogurt: Making yogurt without a yogurt maker

I’ve been making my own yogurt for a while now and I don’t think I’ll ever go back of buying yogurt from a store. It’s very simple and you don’t need a fancy yogurt maker nor a crockpot.  Here’s how … Continue reading

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Bread with dried figs

I am a bit of a snob when it comes to bread. Yes, I am Asian but I do love bread as much as I love rice. I am not a big fan of Asian style milk bread so finding … Continue reading

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Food diary in Yangon

Two weeks with family and friends mean non-stop eating. I don’t usually remember to take pictures of my food because they go straight to my mouth. But since I started my blog, I try to remember to take pictures. Located … Continue reading

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