Homemade Coconut Milk

I love Starbucks for introducing the coconut milk option in their menus around the world because as the big evil milk alternative dictator, soy’s time in power was inching towards a well-deserved coup d’etat. Plus it makes people bloat like balloons. Lucky enough we have wheelbarrows of coconuts being pushed around in Haiti. So if you manage to spend […]

Vanilla Rooibos Tea Latte with Warm Spices

Homemade coconut milk is my all time favorite messy recipe. If you’re lucky enough to live in the tropics and have access to fresh brown coconuts, you will feel like Tarzan after smashing those babies open on hard surfaces. If that’s not enough to get you excited, the creamy dreamy texture and taste of homemade […]

Easy Sundays: Dutch Baby

In our little Caribbean house, weekend mornings always echoed with crepes (there is nothing tropical about crepes, unless you’re like me and slather them with local roasted peanut butter, freshly picked bananas and a drizzle of honey). But now that I’m all grown up, and somehow still have not learned that unholy amounts of sugary […]

Balinese grilled fish, sambal sauce and sweet basil

Let’s face it, I have scribbled down recipes on way too many backs of receipts, iPhone notes, slash any other available surface – not to mention the amount of ripped recipe pages I have lying around the house, stolen from food magazines – so I love the idea of having a food blog. Brownie points […]