sweet, sour and spicy stir-fried chicken

This is a short post because, well, this is a simple stir-fried dish. It all started because I had no idea what to cook for dinner. It was just one…

one-pot flower clam spaghetti with garlic pesto sauce

I had such a lovely morning in my new kitchen. I spent time just pottering around, experimenting with this and that. Since I have a ton of kitchen utensils and…

steamed chocolate cake with chocolate ganache | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

I have heard of steamed cakes. I never wanted to make one because I had this impression that I would be eating something like huat kueh (Chinese Steamed Rice Cakes)….

pandan bread loaf | a review of the panasonic SD-P104 breadmaker

I seriously don’t know why it took me so long to start making bread.  Now that I have made bread, I can totally understand the addiction – I see so…

pumpkin rice with pork belly, chinese sausage and dried scallops

Pumpkin is one of those things that does not inspire enthusiasm. I don’t think that I have ever gotten excited about pumpkin-anything. I think the only pumpkin-anything I even come…

home-made kaya | a review of the panasonic SD-P104 breadmaker

Kaya!  It is something most of us grew up eating. When I was a kid, my breakfast everyday for months and months and months was Kaya Gu-you Loti (Kaya and…

easy chicken stew

Do you like chicken stew? I do. So does my family.  We like it a lot actually. Chicken stew is easy to prepare, and you can add whatever vegetables you…

grilled thai red curry lime drumlets | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

I could not help myself. The thought of Thai red curry chicken in the form of grilled chicken wings proved too much for me. I could not resist. So I…

steamed pork ribs with fermented black beans | a review of the panasonic steam convection microwave oven

If you are a regular reader of my blog, you would have probably noticed that I tend to bake or grill my food pretty regularly. I also like to do…

sponsorship of cast iron cookware and stoneware by le creuset singapore and recipe for Nigel Slater’s Coq au Reisling

Dear Readers I have an important announcement to make today! Le Creuset Singapore is now the official sponsor for cast iron cookware and stoneware for The Domestic Goddess Wannabe! How…