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Kitchen Diaries: Soy Ginger Noodles

This recipe is a very simple way to use up your leftover pasta or noodles in the fridge. I think I picked this up from a cooking show many years back and it was paired with a simple lemon chicken (I’ll try to cook and write about that another day). It’s delicious and filling even… Continue reading Kitchen Diaries: Soy Ginger Noodles

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Kitchen Diaries: Making The Most Out of One Grocery Bag

Last weekend I was craving for pasta, so Arnaud made some for me. He called it the Scarlet Salad. Throw into a bowl some lettuce, olives, sundried tomatoes, croutons, red pepper relish, and balsamic cream. It’s so simple to make yet really delicious. Later into the week I thought of making dinner. I love to… Continue reading Kitchen Diaries: Making The Most Out of One Grocery Bag

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Bento: A Fun Way to Eat

Last year I took up several hobbies and bento making was one of those. Making these delicious creations takes quite a lot of cooking and prep time because I usually fill one box with various components. But the good news is it’s not as difficult as it looks. All you need are creativity, some tools… Continue reading Bento: A Fun Way to Eat