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Tag Archives: food

Cambodia #2, rice, the sustainer

Rice is the cornerstone of the Khmer diet and widespread production puts Cambodia among the top rice growing countries in the world.  It was the end of the rainy season … Continue reading

November 22, 2018 · 15 Comments

My Melbourne Holiday menu #2

Our sojourn in Melbourne is drawing to close. Our grand daughters, now in their teens, have willingly visited the Victorian National Gallery and the Immigration Museum, spent a day bush … Continue reading

April 12, 2018 · 16 Comments

My Melbourne holiday menu #1

My new readers may not be aware that I’m a Melbourne girl transplanted to Brisbane 30 months ago. It took a while to settle, put down roots and regard Brisbane … Continue reading

April 5, 2018 · 21 Comments

In My Kitchen October 2016

September In My Kitchen has been crazy. Firstly we finally had the painters in to finish off the kitchen and freshen up the rest of our rundown home, then with … Continue reading

October 1, 2016 · 45 Comments

Asian style Coleslaw

It’s 12 months since we relocated to Brisbane. I had grand plans for my balcony garden then, declaring that I’d only grow edibles. Reality hit home when the tomatoes failed … Continue reading

September 22, 2016 · 26 Comments

In My Kitchen Feb ’16

January has flown past with family visiting from interstate. Their visit didn’t stop me being in the kitchen though. With four extra mouths to feed and a couple of willing … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · 46 Comments

Perfectly crispy roasted pork belly

In culinary terms, roasting is the application of indirect dry heat to food. Man has been cooking meat this way since he first learned to make fire. Archeologists have found … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 31 Comments