Lunches for the week #32

The first week of the school holidays just ended and although MilkyBar was down with a  little cold earlier in the week, he is back to his usual self after a couple of days of drinking ginger-lemon-fenugreek tea and having simple light meals. Mon: Mince beef and lentil porridge Tues: Baked egg with swiss cheese, […]

Lunches for the week #13

This week was a full 5-day school lunch week. We did some 100 Days of School activities and had loads of fun with it. Some of the lunches were inspired from a new book that I got from the library last week Yum-Yum Bento Box: Fresh Recipes for Adorable Lunches. Written by Crystal Watanabe and […]

Lunches for the Week #8

Pheew! Finally managed some time to do some posting. Most nights, I just flop onto the bed and fall asleep after putting MilkyBar to bed. A busy week which will get even busier next week as we are getting our house repainted. So this weekend was spent clearing things and moving things and packing things… […]

Mee Soto – Malay Spicy Noodles in Soup

I had a craving for Mee Soto this last week and decided to try my hand at making some at home, using my mum’s recipe. Mee soto is a popular spicy noodle dish found in Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. There are several variations throughout the region. The one that is found in Singapore features a […]

Lunches for the week #4

This week, I have been looking at more on bento and making healthy, well-balanced meals for the family. A new book I got from the library, Vegan Lunch Box Around the World by Jennifer McCann. The book features simple vege-based dishes and even vege alternatives to meat-based dishes, complete with dessert. The book is organised […]

Lunches for the week #1

This week we had abit of a rush around – getting back into our daily routine and working out our timings as MilkyBar’s class had to move to different location. So this week’s school lunches were fast and simple. On Wed: Baked Sweet Potato chips, served with leftover Tuna and Cherry Tomato Pesto Pasta (will […]