Tofu Fish Cake

So we’ve been having an exciting time in the house! We fostered a dog for a few days, managed to find the dog a new loving home, and celebrated a bunch of birthdays too! So it’s been a busy time and I’m so happy that things have equilibrated a little for now. Lola the Cavoodle … More Tofu Fish Cake

Seafood Mee Goreng

I am on a mission. I think I’ve been a really permissive parent and I’ve allowed my kids to grow up with very firm food preferences. I’ve spent many years navigating their food preferences, often cooking more than one dish just to accommodate their wishes. Kid#1 doesn’t eat seafood and kid#2 doesn’t like spicy food. … More Seafood Mee Goreng

Fish Varai

So recently I was invited with a bunch of friends for dinner with the sweetest lady (MIL of one of my friends). Auntie E was so excited to have us “girls” over (I guess to an 84 year old we can forever be girls!). She cooked up and absolute storm and we had a wonderful … More Fish Varai

Ayam Buah Keluak

One of the highlights of each Chinese New Year is going to Auntie I’s home. Her spread of Chinese and Peranakan dishes is legendary. And it’s not surprising that I remember her saying once that it took 3 weeks of preparation to get ready for Chinese New Year cooking. Ayam Buah Keluak is also one … More Ayam Buah Keluak