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Japanese style, roast pumpkin egg stir fried rice

Japanese style, roast pumpkin egg stir fried rice I had taken a quick lunch-break from work, and I decided to cook. We had a fridge full of left-overs, so I got creative and came up with Japanese style, roast pumpkin egg stir fried rice. This is a great idea for Mum's and Dad's with wee ones out there. Lovely flavours in this, it's easy to eat, it looks lovely and colourful too. This was a great success with Baby Jude. This really is so very quick and simple, so keep up. Here comes my ...

Boiled eggs with Paprika Sauce

Boiled eggs with Paprika Sauce I was starving one day, and could not be bothered to go all out cooking, and came up with this little dish; Boiled eggs with Paprika Sauce. So very simple, but so very delicious. Looks pretty nice too right? I think inspiration came from Devilled Eggs. This was snack for yours truly only - but if you want to cook for two, simply double up, if for 3 treble up etc. Stick 2 eggs in a pan of cold water. Bash on the heat. Set the clock for 15 minutes and there ...

Octopus & Elver, truffle linguine

Octopus & Elver, truffle linguine I happened to be on a wee trip to TOTT's - just the most amazing shop here in Singapore. It stands for Tools of the Trade and is dedicated to cooking and kitchen, and food addicts like yours truly. It is like a whore house of cooking for foodies. I love it. Whilst there this trip I visited their deli and bought some very interesting items that I created a very interesting dish from. So was born Octopus & Elver Truffle Linguine. You’ll need ...

Breakfast sandwich

Breakfast sandwich 0900am one day. I was so sleepy. And then I get from Ollie; "Dad where's my breakfast?" Despite my tiredness this turned out to be spanking. Truly spanking. Ollie gave this a major thumbs up. I had one bite, and man oh man do I agree with that verdict. A simple, and simply delicious brekkie sandwich - my Breakfast sandwich. . There is  no need for me to list the ingredients for my Breakfast sandwich, as it all happens in sequence. It is such an easy, but bloody ...

Squid salad with lemon basil and olives

Squid salad with lemon basil and olives This is a big salad. I served this at a wee gathering of people, and it easily coped with 6 adults and 4 kids. Of course there was load of other stuff too. If just serving this, I would say you could easily cover 4-6 people no problem. It's big, it's tasty, it looks impressive with all those colours. This is my Squid salad with lemon basil and olives. So what do we need for the Squid salad with lemon basil and olives; (I will cover the squid ...

Bacon and beans

Bacon and Beans Friends were coming to have some food at the pool - our neighbours The Rutherford's, Paul and Lennie. I wanted to do some different dishes and this was one of them. My Bacon and Beans. Lennie is a top cook,  so I always have to be top of my game re what I am preparing and cooking when she comes. Today I tried something different, and went more Western. Of course though I had a couple of chili padi in there, and then refer to it as fusion. You are just going to love this ...

Pork and Mushroom Soup

Pork and Mushroom Soup The usual situation happens. We have loads of bits in the fridge, it's a rainy day, and Baby Jude is fast asleep. A decision was made to stay indoors, but what to eat for dinner. Daddy gets creative and comes up with this cracking, Pork and Mushroom Soup. A quick scoot to Cold Storage to get a couple of bits and hey presto we had a really nice noodle soup. This will make 3 litres of Pork and Mushroom Soup, so more than enough for 4-6 people easily. There is an ...

Spicy Thai, Thai Cafe

Spicy Thai, Thai Cafe Spicy Thai, Thai Cafe - 01-35, Block 115 Aljunied Avenue 2, is a cracker. Believe me folks, this place is a BELTER! I really was in need of a Thai fix. But that food style can be quite hard to find in Singapore, as it is more the 'chain' of restaurants such as Thai Express, not really your hawker fair. The chains are OK, but they are chains. I needed something more authentic. Memories of Thailand trips with the family and friends, scoffing down plates of delicious ...