Celery & Bacon Stir-fry

I seldom buy local celery, which is the thin type. But I think this stir-fry is a good way to cook local celery. Cut celery and bacon into small bits. Heat a little oil in the pan. Sear bacon bits first. When bacon turns a little brownish, add in celery. Stir fry for 1 minute….

Long Bean Stir-fry

I love green and crunchy long beans. And it’s a very simple dish to cook. Wash long beans clean. Cut into medium strips. Boil a pot of hot water. Add in 1 pinch salt and several drops of oil. Add long beans in and boil for 4 mins to make sure they are completely cooked….

Lotus Root Salad

1, Cut lotus root into slices. Boil them in hot water for about 3-5 mins. 2, Rinse them under cold water and drain them. 3, Heat a pan. Add in 1 tbsp oil. When oil is heat, turn to low heat. 4, Add in chopped garlic, ginger and red chili. Fry till aromatic. 5, Add…

Seaweed Fried Rice

  I never know dried seaweed can be used to cook fried rice until last summer My husband and I went to visit my friends in XiaMen. My friends invited us to a special dinner in a private place. And a special dish was served, which is seaweed fried rice. It’s the first time my…

Easy Gong Gong (Dog Conch Sea Snail) Recipe

Dog Conch has a very cute name Gong Gong here in Singapore. My husband told me he never tried gong gong before. We were planning to give it a try when we went to Bintan. Yet, we changed our mind to try local Indonesian food instead. Today, we saw live gong gong at supermarket. We…

Portobello Mushroom Pizza

1. Prepare Portobello mushroom as pizza crust: wash them gently under water. Remove the stem. 2. Mix 1 tsp finely chopped garlic with 1 tablespoon melted butter in a small bowl. 3. Brush mushroom with butter & garlic mixture. Sprinkle very little salt over mushroom. 4. Cut cherry tomatoes into halves. Mozzarella cheese ball into…

Easy Avocado Milkshake

Since last time, we had very nice avocado milkshake in a hawker center, my husband cannot forget about it. And we decided to buy some avocados and make it by ourselves. It’s very easy to make. Ingredients: 1 ripe avocado (remove peel and core) 250 ml milk (if your avocado is big, you can add…

Oven-roasted Corn

This is a very easy recipe. 1. Preheat oven to 200 degree C. 2. Wash corn clean under water. Wipe it with kitchen towel to make it dry. 3. Sprinkle a little salt over the corn. 4. Brush corn with some butter. 5. Into the oven and bake for 5 mins. 6. Flip it over…

Bacon Asparagus Roll

This dish just came to me when I searched fridge trying to figure out what to cook for lunch. I happened to see bacon and asparagus, and they were waving hands to me. So I decided to eat them. 1. Wash asparagus under water. Remove the bottom. Peel the skin near bottom off. 2. Bleach…

Scrambled Egg With Luffa & Black Fungus

I have been in Singapore for over 3 years. Sometimes when I was shopping for groceries in supermarket, I wondered why there is no luffa here. And one day, I saw a strange long Gourd with ridges around it. I picked it up and saw the name “luffa”. Then I realized, luffa here is very…