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Recipe: Stuffed Squid

One of the excellent things about being in Cambodia and living opposite a local market is the access to super fresh food every day. On any day I can wander across the road in the morning, collect any ingredients I might want for the day or evening meal, hand over a small amount of cash […]

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Recipe: Burger Salads

A good burger is hard to beat. Sometimes you just want to get your mouth around some grilled meat with beetroot, tomato and lettuce and feel that yummy comfort. But Mick and I don’t eat bread so we make our own versions – burger salads! Just as delicious but eaten with a knife and fork […]

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Recipe: Stove-Top Rice Flour Pizza

I recently posted this on our friend, Jimmy (from Jimmy Eats World) blog to help enlighten his peeps to the challenges of cooking in Asia, and the awesome food adventures you can have.  Stove-top, rice flour pizza is amazing…but what do you think?? Cooking dinner at home here in Phnom Penh is limited to what […]

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Crispy Skin Chicken with Creamy Sauce

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Chicken is a staple in most peoples homes. Its grilled, fried, baked, crumbed and everything else in between. It can be bland if cooked poorly but oh so delicious when cooked well.  This way that I have been cooking it lately has satisfied a number of cravings we have had for roasted chicken and also […]

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Mexican Meat Sauce

Tasty mexican pork

Mexican (or tex mex or whatever bastardisation you eat of it) is one of those cuisines that is pretty popular and pretty damn tasty. I will admit that I haven’t probably had true Mexican food but I do enjoy eating the tex-mex american style stuff. All that spice and sauce and corn chips n stuff. […]

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Paleo Banana & Blueberry Pancakes

Blueberry & Banana Paleo Pancakes

So things on the health side of things are coming along really well. Both Mick and I are loving the new found energy we have, we feel great and are looking good too (if I do say so myself!). I have lost about 6/7 kilos in the past 50 or so days which is AWESOME. […]

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Delicious Pork

Yummy pork

Since getting into Paleo food ‘n’ living, I have gotten a lot more creative with cooking. It makes you really think about what to eat and how to make it the most yummy ever without adding filling empty carbs. This pork dish is one of those dishes and it is also a great all-round dish […]

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DIY Refried Beans

Refried Beans

I recently purchased a bag of black beans. I saw them, I think I was feeling healthy at the time, so I bought them…and then they sat in the cupboard for a while because I really had no idea what to do with them. Put them in a soup? A stew? Then it came to […]

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Paneer

Home Made Paneer

Palak Paneer is one of my ultimate and always ordered Indian dishes. I love the creamy spinach purée and especially like the grilled cheese stuff that is inside the delicious sauce. That yummy cheese stuff is Paneer and its an Indian cheese. I thought that you could only get from speciality Indian shops, but I was […]

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Pickled Beetroot

Delicious Beetroot

Beetroot is one of those vegetables that just screams summer (and Christmas!) for me. Mum always grabs a whole bunch of them and makes up a big bowl of pickled beetroots to have on hamburgers, in salads and on sandwiches and I have recently noticed them in some of the markets here in Chiang Mai. […]

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