The Great Ocean Road

Back in February whilst my darling wife and son were in Malaysia I did a few road trips alone. One great trip was a Sunday afternoon drive to Port Campbell and the Great Ocean Road. My first stop was a little drive West of Port Campbell township. It is a place called the Grotto and…

Beef Ribs in Guinness & Brown Pear 

BEEF RIBS IN GUINNESS & BROWN PEAR (Serves 2)  Ingredients  500g Beef Ribs  2 Brown Pears  1 Big Onion  2tbsp Guinness Sauce  2tbsp Balsamic Vinegar  2tbsp Maple Syrup  2 Cups Chicken Stock  1/2tsp Cinnamon Powder  1/2sp All Purpose Seasoning   2 Sage Leaves  2-3 Fresh Thyme Twigs  Sea Salt & Cracked Black Pepper to taste …

London Bridge

A couple of weeks ago I decided to take a drive to London Bridge in Portsea. As my wife and son are in Malaysia I thought it would be a great opportunity for some spectacular photography, and I was not wrong or disappointed. I drove down the Mornington Peninsula freeway and arrived firstly at Portsea…

Quick & Easy Mapo Tofu 

Tied down with a little one or with work? Don’t have much time to cook? Try my quick and easy recipe. Takes only a few minutes to cook it 😊 INGREDIENTS  1 pack Soft Tofu  Handful Mince Meat (optional)  1 heap tbsp Bean Paste (Taucu)  1tbsp Oyster Sauce  2tbsp Hot Chilli Paste  1tsp Garlic Paste …

Crispy Golden Fried Chicken 

Ingredients (for baking)  2 Chicken Maryland  Sea Salt to taste  Juice of half a lemon Cracked Black Pepper  2-3tbsp Garlic Infused Olive Oil   (Marinade the chicken overnight or for a few hours)  Method  Bake the marinated chicken on baking paper in the oven at 180 degrees for 40mins  Ingredients (for frying)  Breadcrumbs 2 Eggs …

Can You Stand Out? Yes YOU CAN! 

Many a times we have the habit of talking ourselves down. There are others out there who can do better then me! Why should I…I’m not that talented! Look at him…look at her…they are so talented! Me…I’m just simple me…there’s nothing special about me.  We seriously have to STOP speaking negative about ourselves & others!…

Home-made Fried Wantons

Have you ever wondered how nice it will be if you can wrap your own wantons to enjoy to your hearts content instead of paying a high price for just a few. Here’s my simple guide. Enjoy!  Ingredients:  1 pack store bought Wanton Skins 500g Mince Meat (Chicken/Beef/Pork) 1 bunch of Spring Onions (Cut Thinly)…

Fried Squid With Salted Egg Yolks

INGREDIENTS I Small Plate of Squids 2 Salted Egg Yolks 2tbsp of Kentucky Flour 1 Egg 1tbsp Butter 4tbsp Cooking Oil Handful of Curry Leaves & 1-2 Chilli Padi’s (I did not add it coz I did not have it when I was cooking it)  METHOD 1. Microwave of boil Salted Egg Yolks till cooked…

Meat In Black Sauce

Ingredients:• meat (pork/chicken/beef) • 1 tsp thick black sauce • 1 tsp oyster sauce (*optional) • 1 tsp sugar • pinch of salt • 2 tbsp cooking oil Method: 1. Marinade meat with all the seasonings & rest it awhile. 2. Heat pan/wok with oil. 3. Throw in the marinated meat & fry till it…

Mother Know’s Best! 

When a Baby is born, a Mother is also born. We are not provided with a manual but we are equipped with motherly instincts & motherly love. We will give our all to raise our little angels in the way that we were brought up by our parents, which is with loads of love and…

Craving for something Malaysian? 

If you’re craving for something Malaysian, do make sure that you call to make a booking at Satay Inn. Satay Inn is located at Kew and has been around for more then 40 years now. It’s run by a very hardworking Owner & Chef, Mr. Tiow Peng Lim, or fondly called by many as TP. When…

I Am A MOTHER 

I am on call 24/7. With very short rest time in between.   There’s so much to do, that it’s hard to complete all that needs to be done. Do I get frustrated?  Do I feel tired?  Do I complain?  Oh yes I do. Coz like you, I’m just human.  But do I want it any…