Category: TIPS & TRICKS

Roast Turkey: How to Brine a Turkey
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Roast Turkey: How to Brine a Turkey

The secret to a perfect and juicy Roast Turkey is the simple technique called ‘BRINING’ which in general, it’s literally submerging the whole turkey into salt water. The reason behind the brining of a turkey is to keep the turkey moist even after it was roasted. SCIENCE TALK: The muscle fibers of the turkey absorb liquid...

Kitchen Hacks You Have to Try Today
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Kitchen Hacks You Have to Try Today

Every time I read an article on these kitchen hacks, I’ve always thought to myself – “Why didn’t I think of that?!” Whatever utensils and items we keep in our kitchen are actually pretty versatile and multi-functioning much to my surprise. I’ll be sharing some of the useful hacks I’ve discovered and tried out myself....

Tips to Host an Awesome Party
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Tips to Host an Awesome Party

I didn’t realise I could make a career out of party planning cause, I was already throwing parties of my own at the age of 12. The first party that I organised was Spice Girl themed (of course! it was 1996) complete with spice girls invitations, a ‘dress as your favourite spice girl’ dress code, spice girl...

12 Items You Need For Your First Kitchen
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12 Items You Need For Your First Kitchen

What you will need to kick start cooking in the kitchen!   Invest in a Non- stick WOK with a lid, because you can use it as a pan to stir fry, make pasta sauces, fry your breakfast eggs as well as using it as a pot (yup!) to make your soups, rice porridge, deep fry your homemade...

20 Must Have Items In your Pantry
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20 Must Have Items In your Pantry

I believe in a good stocked pantry cause you never know when there is a snow day (I wish) or an epic rainstorm (that’s more like it!) or when a few of your friends come by unannounced. So here are 20 food items you should always have handy in your pantry, like ALWAYS! Meaning when you’re left with just one can of tomatoes,...

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How To Plan The Perfect Dinner Party

Here are some useful tips to help you plan your perfect dinner party! Tip 1 Guestlist number. Do not stress yourself out and cook for 12 people if you are not able to cook for 12 people, narrow it down to 6 or even 4 people Tip 2 Select a theme for the dinner. This...

Avocado and avoca-don’ts
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Avocado and avoca-don’ts

A post I can finally dedicate to one of my favourite fruits… AVOCADOS! Yes, they’re fruits guys! Berries particularly. These round or pear shaped fruits have been making their waves to the supermarkets lately and I’m always excited about purchasing them when they’re on sale. Here’s the lowdown on these exotic and interesting fruits. Avocado...

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