Low Carb Bak Kwa

Chinese New Year is a tricky time for me. It is a completely carb-laden festival and most meals have hidden and not so hidden carbs. This year helper D asked if I was going to make pineapple tarts – I seriously considered this but even if I made a low carb shortcrust pastry, each portion … More Low Carb Bak Kwa

Kale Chips

It’s sheer indulgence to have a cooking vacation but I did need a break. With cheap tickets with Scoot, kid#1 and I flew to an airbnb in Perth to have some time away from the hurry and bustle of life in Singapore. Kid#1 is an ideal travelling companion. He is eating low carb at the … More Kale Chips

Almond Dainties

So it’s that time of the year again and I’m feeling a little beset. Chinese New Year is the traditional time for reunions and visiting and lots and lots of food. The only problem is that most of the food is completely carb-laden and so the entire season is filled with land mines for me. … More Almond Dainties