Yeay, my first spring “date night” with the hubby! We attended Imam Abdullah Haron Education Trust’s Gala Dinner last week. Alhamdulillah the weather was nice so I said ‘bye bye’ to the layers and coats… Continue reading Spring Spirit
Does this sound familiar? You spend a fortune to buy a fantastic scarf in a boutique but… wait… urrmmmm…how do you style it again?
Actually what you need is to be creative rather than buying expensive scarf. Continue reading Be Creative with your Hijab Styling
Indonesian Chicken Satay has a distinct different with Thai or Malaysian satay. Malaysian and Thai peanut sauce are a bit spicy. While Indonesian’s peanut sauce is sweet. We add kecap manis (Indonesian Sweet Soy Sauce) to the peanut sauce and a squeeze of lime, beautiful combination! For those who like it hot, you can add sambal (chili paste) condiment.
While the recipe looks long, don’t hesitate to try. It’s just I typed down all tips and details to make a perfect satay!
In Jakarta, you will find satay street stalls or satay sellers walk through the neighborhood in the evening…. ahhh such a fond memory of my childhood…. Continue reading Sate Ayam (Chicken Satay)
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