Rosemary and Dried Cranberry Scones

Rosemary and Dried Cranberry Scones

These Rosemary and Dried Cranberry Scones caught my attention, as I was looking for some inspiration on Pinterest the other day. They sounded really easy to make, and I had … Read On…


Chicken Soup with Chinese Wild Yam

Chicken Soup with Chinese Wild Yam

I admit it, chicken soup with Chinese Wild Yam isn’t your normal chicken soup. But it is delicious, and healthy. The colder days have arrived in Hong Kong and soup … Read On…


Irish Wheaten Bread

The Best Irish Wheaten Bread

Irish wheaten bread became a staple in our house for awhile after our trip to Northern Ireland to visit my husband’s friends and family. (He’s not strictly Irish, but he … Read On…


Honey Garlic Oven Baked Chicken

Honey Garlic Oven Baked Chicken

Honey Garlic Oven Baked Chicken is a recipe I adapted from one I found on Pinterest. I was desperately searching through my pins for a new way to cook boneless, … Read On…


Mom's Apple Crumble

Mom’s Apple Crumble

There is something so comforting, so homey, so Fallish about apple crumble, don’t you agree? That sweet, intoxicating smell that wafts from the oven evokes sweet memories of childhood, sitting … Read On…


Easy Skillet Pork and Mushrooms

Easy Skillet Pork and Mushrooms

Easy Skillet Pork and Mushrooms is one of those amazingly simple recipes to prepare. I’m all about easy… but not if it sacrifices taste. This recipe delivers on both counts. … Read On…


Super Easy Nova Scotia Hodge Podge

Super Easy Nova Scotia Hodge Podge

I’ve been living in anticipation of making Hodge Podge since I found out I’d be in the Maritimes during Hodge Podge season. Hodge Podge is a traditional Eastern Canadian dish … Read On…


Easy Pork and Chinese Flowering Cabbage Stir-fry

Easy Pork and Chinese Flowering Cabbage Stir-fry

Pork and Chinese flowering cabbage, (or choi sam, as we call it here,) stir-fry is one of the easiest and fastest dishes to prepare. You likely have most of the … Read On…


Eating out in Hong Kong

Eating out in Hong Kong: What you need to know

Eating out in Hong Kong is a national past-time, right up there with shopping! There are thousands of restaurants and they’re all busy. There is something for everyone;


Easy nutritious weeknight dinner

Easy Nutritious Weeknight Dinner

It’s no secret that roast chicken makes an easy nutritious weeknight dinner. In my early days of living in Hong Kong, that was pretty much all that was available┬áthat looked … Read On…