• Beautiful duo

    Beautiful duo

    Lately there’s been exciting new harvests trickling into my kitchen. Not many, just a few. Who knew veggies take weeks or longer for ’em flowers to do a song and dance with ’em bees before they bear…

  • Day 227: What I ate

    Day 227: What I ate

    Admittedly I’ve become a eating-simple-and-lovin’-it convert over the course of this pandemic. My lunches are so simple many people might find them downright boring. No ordered-in food, no takeouts, no dine-outs. What? No going out? What’s life…

  • Free one what, exactly?

    I’m sitting here thinking about the last time I was out and about. Shopping, that is. I realize I’m talking ancient history here. So yup, it’s been ages since I saw a sign like this which so…

  • And just like that, the peace is back

    Aa-and so I woke up this morning even before Sunny had a chance to cockadoodledoo. You’re late, Sunny but you’re forgiven. It’s such a beautiful morning outside. No sounds of revving, honking, spluttering and coughing (oops, sorry,…

  • Bibim but you can't see the bap

    Bibim but you can’t see the bap

    So yeah, on Day 157 of my hibernation, I made a huge batch of Beef Spaghetti Bolognese, had leftovers which I froze along with extra Bolognese sauce for another day. For dinner on Day 173, I decided,…

  • Oh, my ladies!

    Oh, my ladies!

    Yes, we scored our first ever harvest of okras! Hello, ladies, and hello to your fingers too! So one morning, our resident Hip2bHorticulturist walks in from the Garden of Eat’em with 4 okras in hand. On taking…