Situated in a vibrant and historical suburb of Woodstock, a stone’s throw away from the Old Biscuit Mill, Melati Spa offers an Indonesian oasis. Melati itself means jasmine in Indonesian. One of jasmine species is Indonesian national flower and most important flower in Javanese weddings. Continue reading Melati Spa – Indonesian Traditional Spa
Indonesia shares fried rice dish with most of Asian countries. Each country in fact, each Indonesian’s kitchen makes her own variation of Nasi Goreng.
In my kitchen I usually make Nasi Goreng in Javanese style, tek tek (street vendor fried rice) style, Chinese style, Japanese style, hotel style, the list will go on. Continue reading Nasi Goreng (Fried Rice)
Following the instant pancake with strawberry compote that I posted for Sunday easy breakfast, a friend and a loyal reader suggested another instant pancake mix.
Her son is allergic to wheat, gluten and diary. With the inspiration of the instant pancake with strawberry compote she found an alternative pancake/flapjacks mix so her son can also enjoy pancake on easy Sunday morning 🙂 Continue reading Gluten Free Pancake Mix
“Spring is when you feel like whistling
even with a shoe full of slush
Summer is around the corner. It means lots and lots of sunny beach days. What about wearing a hat over your hijab to look a bit more a hijab summer friendly fashion, wait, is there such a thing?! 🙂 Continue reading Hijab and Hats Style
So, have you ever in a situation when you are at:
- a work function; or
- in a colleague wedding; or
- in a holiday that there’s no halaal restaurants at least 50 kms away? or
- [ fill in the blank with your non-halaal experience…:-) ]
Then you will need to read this list of final food products that you need to:
- be aware of the ingredients and inquire the waiter if they use substituted ingredients ;
- or rather avoid it at all.
Nuri Sushi Factory is not your traditional Japanese sushi. It’s a sushi with an African twist. I personally don’t like eating raw fish. But I like sushi. Huh? yup, I would go for prawn or avo or bean curd, etc, but not raw fish. So I’ve found my comfort zone at Nuri’s as they have plenty choices of filling such as tempura tuna, tempura prawn, tempura salmon, biltong. So it’s perfect for those who’d like to try sushi for the first time. Continue reading Nuri Sushi Factory
If you feel like delicious, fully halaal breakfast next time you are in Rondebost East area, look no further then Alhambra Restaurant & Coffee Shop. It is situated in a grand, modern setting of Academia Centre, Islamia College in the same complex with Islamia mosque. Continue reading Alhambra Restaurant & Coffee Shop