Beef stir-fry with noodles is delicious and perfect for a family dinner. It's simple but, it's filled with Asian flavors in it such as sweet soy sauce, black pepper sauce, and oyster sauce. This recipe is a must-try at home.
When the weather gets warmer, nothing beats healthy homemade fruit smoothies. This recipe is super easy, and it only requires five ingredients.
Chocolate almond cookies are one of my favorite treats. They're packed with almonds on the inside, covered with chocolate glaze on the outside, and garnished with almond nibs on top. What's not to like?
These crispy cornflake cookies are absolutely addictive! Let me show you how to make this crispy and delicious treat for your family.
Tom yum soup originated in Thailand, but it's very popular in Malaysia, as well, especially in the northern part of the country. I love the spicy, sweet, and sour taste of this dish. Let me share with you how I cook it at home.
This year marked my first time experiencing Ramadan in the United States. Let me share what foods I have taken to help me feel the energy throughout the day. I hope it helps others who are observing this practice.
Pineapple curry, or pajeri nenas, is a delicious dish that can be served for lunch or dinner with steamed rice. It is one of my favorite Malay-style vegetarian dishes to make.
I love artisanal French bread. Let me show you how to make soft, delicious brioche that is ideal for breakfast or a snack. You too can be a French baker at home!
Pulut kuning is a classic, traditional Malay dish. The bright yellow color comes from soaking the rice in turmeric water overnight. The dish is usually served with chicken or beef rendang at weddings and religious events. Let me show you how to make it at home.
When I was young, I saw my father used ghee as one of the ingredients in the dish that he often cooked. As time goes by, I use ghee not just for cooking but, I use it for a cup of my favorite morning beverage, coffee. Let me share with you my experience of using ghee at home.
Dalgona coffee is a viral coffee trend that originated in South Korea. Let me show you how to make this foamy and sweet iced coffee at home!
Try this delicious lemon raspberry bread with lemon glaze. I have no doubt that you and your family will love it!
Making homemade pasta has long been on my cooking bucket list. You'll be surprised to learn how easy it is to make pasta with just four ingredients. Let me show you how!
This is the best lemon blueberry bread I've ever made. It has a tangy flavor from the lemon and a sweetness from the blueberries. The lemon glaze on top is the perfect addition. It's suitable for a snack or a dessert. Let me show you the recipe.
Following my move to the United States, I noticed my scalp started getting very dry and my hair fallen during the wintertime. I tried numerous products to treat the scalp and hair, alas none of them are working. Therefore, I determined to try an inexpensive home remedy, and it works!
How many times did you hesitate to make a soft and delicious cinnamon roll at home? Actually, I'm one of them. It's a new year so, I decided to face the challenge. Surprisingly, the result was amazing. I have baked 14 soft and delicious cinnamon rolls.
Malay-style rice noodle soup is one of my favorite soup recipes to make. This dish is often served during the Eid Festival in Malaysia. However, it can be served as a regular lunch or dinner, as well. It's particularly warming dish on a cold day!
Winter can be cruel sometimes, but it doesn't mean you should curl up in bed and be lazy. Let me share with you a few ways you can be useful during this chilly winter season.
Fruit cake is one of the most famous dessert cakes during the holiday. A traditional moist fruit cake made with rum or brandy-soaked dried fruit, orange zest, and candied ginger. However, I have decided to bake a non-alcohol fruit cake and it's moist and delicious. Let me show you how!
In the United States, National Cupcake Day is celebrated every year on December 15th. These elegant, beautifully decorated sweet treats are one of my favorite desserts. Learn more about cupcakes and try out my recipe to celebrate this special day with your family or friends.
Lepat labu is one of my favorite traditional Malay snacks. I remember growing up eating this delicious snack with my family in the morning for breakfast, or in the afternoon as a snack. My mother made the best lepat labu, but it's time for me to make my own.
This is the best moist key lime cake with key lime cheese frosting recipe. It has a tangy lime flavor with a smooth cream cheese frosting between layers. This moist and soft cake is perfect for a holiday dessert. Let me show how you can easily make it at home.
Each year on November 28th, breakfast enthusiasts across the United States celebrate National French Toast Day. Learn more about this sweet and eggy breakfast food and try out my recipe to celebrate this special day with your family.
There are numerous versions of acar in Malaysia. A traditional acar consists of a medley of fresh, sliced vegetables and fruits that can be served as a relish or side dish. Let me show how to make this deliciously simple dish.
Butter cookies are one of the easiest cookies I ever made. They are buttery and delicious. The best part of these cookies is they require simple ingredients. Let me show you how to make them!
There's nothing more refreshing than having a hot meal on a chilly day. Need ideas on how to warm up your kitchen and your stomach? Here are some of my favorite home-cooked meals that I prepared for this winter.
Florentines are one of my all-time favorite cookies. They are super crispy, sweet, and nutty. Trust me, these cookies are so delicious, you might finish a whole jar without noticing it. Let me show you how I make them.
Shrimp curry with pineapple is a very famous dish in Malay cooking. The intense flavor from the pineapple, spices, and coconut milk makes this dish perfect for the cold weather. Let me show you how to make this dish for your family.
November 8th is National Cappuccino Day! Who doesn’t love to kick off the day with a cup of rich espresso, steamed milk, and a smooth layer of foam on top? I know I do!
Fruit scones are one of my favorite baked goods to make during the fall season. This recipe is so easy, and it calls for only very simple ingredients. Let me show you how.
For as long as I can remember, Fall has always been my favorite season. One of the things I like to do during this time is to go hiking in the canyon or walking in the park. I love observing autumn's beautiful foliage.
One of the things I like to do is trying local eateries. Eva's Bakery is one of my favorites cafes since I moved to Salt Lake City. This French-style boulangerie is my first choice to go whenever I'm craving for delicious baked goods.
Every year when I travel back to Malaysia to visit my family, I always spend time in the kitchen with my mother. It was from her I learned to cook Malay cuisine. One of my favorite homecooked meals is dal curry.
When I was young, I love collecting stamps. As I grew older I switched my interest into collecting postcards.
This dish is influenced by Asian cooking styles. My family loves the sweet and spicy flavors. The dish is perfect for dinner nights with the family.
Before I moved to the United States with my husband, we used to travel to different places. As we share the same interest, we love collecting Starbucks coffee mugs as part of our travel memorabilia.
I enjoy cooking at home, but sometimes I'm not in the mood to cook. In these situations, I often turn to Saffron Road frozen meals because they're healthy and delicious.
Creamy pasta with mushrooms is a traditional Italian pasta dish. It's super easy to make, and it's perfect for your family dinner.
September 29th is National Coffee Day! Cafes and restaurants tend to toast the made-up holiday by giving away free coffee or serving discounted brews to their customers. Don't forget to wake up early and head to your neighborhood java joint to get a free coffee!
With the holiday season is coming up, it's the perfect opportunity to share the recipe for one of my favorite desserts: marble cake.
Fall is my favorite time of the year. I love feeling summer's heat dissolve into autumn's cool, crisp air as fallen foliage crunches beneath my boots. Get comfy, put on your favorite fall sweater, and read over this list of my 10 favorite ways to embrace the arrival of autumn.
Kuih puteri ayu, or steamed pandan coconut cake, is one of my favorite traditional Malaysian desserts. The flavorful pandan makes these spongey cakes an absolute delight. Perfect for teatime!
Who doesn't like a soft, warm pretzel? Did you know you can make these wholesome treats at home using basic ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry? Let me show you how.
This traditional cake was one of my favorites when I was growing up. It's very easy to make, and it's suitable to serve for teatime or as an appetizer.
Summer is almost ending, so my husband and I decided to have a wonderful morning weekend in Millcreek. We brought the essential items so we can make coffee and cook breakfast in the woods!
Happy National Chocolate Chip Day! These crispy chocolate chip cookies are one of my favorite treats. Perfect for snacking, your whole family will enjoy these cookies.
This sweet and caramel-coloured durian jam is a traditional Malay dessert that is delicious to eat with crepes. Let me show you how to make it!
These moist and fluffy vanilla cupcakes are one of the best summer treats I've ever made! They are so delicious—especially with a tall glass of iced coffee or tea.
Eggplant curry is a delicious dish for lunch or dinner. It is one of my favorite Malay-style vegetarian dishes to make. When paired with steamed white rice, this makes a deliciously comforting meal for lunch or dinner.
Who can resist these extraordinary desserts filled with sweet cream? These soft and sweet buns are perfect for your afternoon snack. Let me show how you can easily make them at home.
One of Malaysia's favorite breakfast snacks is roti canai. It's a type of flatbread that is made from very basic ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen.
Kuih kasturi is a traditional Malay snack that is sweet on the inside and crispy on the outside. This snack is my pick for teatime or for watching TV.
Ayam masak lemak is one of my favorite chicken dishes to make. When paired with steamed white rice, it makes a deliciously comforting meal for lunch or dinner.
Ondeh-ondeh is a famous traditional Malaysian sweet dessert. Covered with freshly grated coconut on the outside, this delicious treat will literally burst in your mouth once you take a bite.
Egg curry is a very famous dish in Malay cooking. The intense flavor from the curry powder, spices, and coconut milk makes this dish perfect for the cold weather.
I am an avid coffee drinker, so does my husband. We stopped buying coffee outside after we decided to make a coffee bar at home. Now, we enjoy drinking coffee at our cozy home with this new coffee machine we got from Nespresso.
I grew up in Malaysia, where I enjoyed eating local dishes every day. Now that I live in the United States, I keep my kitchen stocked with these 10 essential ingredients. Whenever I want to cook my favorite Malay dishes, I'm ready.
Who doesn't like a dark, chocolaty, and moist chocolate cake? I do. This is a simple recipe for a delicious dessert—the perfect treat for you and your family.
Scones are a very popular British baked good that are often served for afternoon tea. Did you know you can make scones at home by using some basic ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry? Let me show you how.
When it comes to working out, you have a few options. You can go to the gym or you can work out at home. But, working out at the gym is similar to working out at home if you have the right equipment. Here's how you can do.
Crispy peanut butter cookies with butterscotch chips are one of my favorite treats. Perfect for breakfast or snacking, your whole family will enjoy these cookies.
Traveling is an exciting thing to do but, sometimes we made a simple mistake that could affect ours during the trip. Here are a few tips that you can use for your future travel.
Fried chicken in sweet soy and spicy soy sauce is one of my favorite dishes to make for lunch or dinner. In Malaysia, this dish known as ayam masak kicap. Let me show you how to cook the dish!
Banana muffins are one of the easiest snacks to make at home. All you need are a few ripe bananas, as well as a small handful of other ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry.
Donuts are a popular sweet snack all over the world. One of my favorites is jelly donuts. The jam filling perfectly complements the soft and fluffy dough. Once you have tried one, I guarantee that you will want another!
My husband loves shortbread cookies, so I decided to make a batch for him to enjoy as soon as he gets home from work. These cookies are super easy to make and require only five ingredients. They are so good with coffee!
My husband and I are avid coffee drinkers. We used to spend a lot of cash drinking coffee outside. Now that we moved to a new house, a coffee bar at home is one the best decision we ever made.
Peanut sauce is one of my family's favorite dipping sauces, especially for the Eid Festival. We serve the peanut sauce with chicken or beef satay, nasi impit, fritters, and much more. This sweet and mildly spicy sauce is definitely my favorite dip to make at home.
Hailing from France, the croissant is one of the most famous pastries in the world. It might look impossibly complicated to make at home, but I just baked a delicious batch in my own kitchen. Let me show how I did it.
Sweet and sticky dates are a delicious treat. Have you ever tried making date bread? It's super simple and super healthy!
The Majestic Hotel is one of the prominent hotels in the heart city of Kuala Lumpur. Every year whenever I go back to Malaysia, I make sure I stay at this stunning hotel to unwind and enjoy the beauty of my city.
Nowadays, traveling is part of our living culture. However, some people have a hard time to choose what to bring on board with them. Here I will share essential items I bring while I'm traveling.
Spicy anchovies, or sambal ikan bilis, is a popular dish in Malaysia. If you like spicy food, this dish is something that you must try!
Banana bread is one of my favorite snacks to make for my family. It's very easy to make, and it's suitable to serve for teatime or appetizers.
In Malaysia, fried rice vermicelli noodles is known as bihun goreng. Made with thin rice noodles, this dish is commonly available at mamak stalls. Now, you can make this delicious meal at home for your family.
Homemade coffee buns are not very difficult to make—and they are so delicious!
Pizza is one of my favorite dishes to make at home. This recipe is so easy to make, and it's perfect for a family dinner.
Ayam percik is a very famous roasted chicken dish in Malaysia. Often found at the local night market, or pasar malam, this dish is flavored with delicious spices.
This traditional Middle Eastern twisted chocolate-swirl bread is definitely worth trying!
Chicken soup is one of my favorite dishes to make during the wintertime. Serve with steamed white rice, and top with scallions, coriander, and fried onions. This dish is definitely a winner!
Chocolate hot cross buns are so simple to make, and they're delicious with a cup of coffee or tea.
Fried vegetable spring rolls are so simple to make. They're perfect for weekend snacks!
Fish curry is a very famous dish in Malay cooking. The intense flavor from the curry powder, spices, and coconut milk make this dish perfect for the wintertime.
I grew up eating these authentic and traditional Malaysian dishes. I am very happy to be able to share my perspective on this tasty cuisine with the world.
Chocolate fudge brownies are one of my favorite sweet treats. This is an easy recipe that your family will love!
Spaghetti Aglio e Olio is a traditional Italian pasta dish. It's super easy to make, and it's perfect for your family dinner.
Chewy peanut butter chocolate chip cookies are one of my favorite treats. Perfect for breakfast or snacking, your whole family will enjoy these cookies.
Oatmeal cookies are one of my favorite treats. Perfect for breakfast or snacking, your whole family will enjoy these cookies.
Butter chicken is one of my favorite Indian meals. This dish is perfect for a family dinner at home.
Donuts are a popular sweet snack all over the world. What does it take to make super soft and fluffy donuts? Let me show you how.
I love any dessert, especially one that's made from chocolate. These rich double chocolate chip muffins are one of the best desserts I have made. They're the perfect sweet treats for your family!
In Malaysia, spicy fried noodles is known as mie goreng. Made with thin yellow noodles, this dish is commonly available at mamak stalls. Now, you can make this delicious meal at home for your family.
Cucur badak is a traditional Malay snack. Delicious and spicy, this snack is my pick for teatime or for watching TV.
Chicken tikka masala is one of my favorite Indian meals. This dish is perfect for a family dinner at home.
Pulut panggang is a traditional Malay snack. Delicious and spicy, this snack is my pick while watching TV or during teatime.
Bombolini, or Italian-style donuts, are one of my favorite sweet snacks. The rich Nutella filling perfectly complements the soft and fluffy dough. Once you have tried one, I guarantee that you will want another!
Donuts are a popular sweet snack all over the world. What does it take to make super soft and fluffy donuts? Let me show you how.
Bundt cakes are perfect for the holiday season... or anytime of year!
This traditional Malay dish is perfect for a family dinner. The richness of the sauce and the blend of the spices make this dish both unique and delicious. Serve with rice or bread.
Perfect for autumn, you can enjoy this cake with your family at home after dinner. Sure to be a hit!
I love chicken curry. Of the many possible ways to make this dish, this Malay-style recipe is my favorite.
If you have leftover rice and you don't know what to do with it, the best solution is fried rice. It's easy and very quick to make. Have it with fried eggs or spicy kimchi. Delicious!
Kuih ketayap, or crepe with sweet coconut filling, is very popular in Malaysia. This is considered to be one of the traditional "kuih" for breakfast and teatime.
This delicious homemade bread is perfect for the fall season. Enjoy it as a snack or for breakfast.
I love this frozen chocolate cake with a creamy vanilla filling! I hope you will like it, too.
Pancakes are one of the best breakfast foods in the world, and there are so many delicious ways to enjoy them, too. Whether you like them with butter, maple syrup, or whipped cream, you'll love this recipe for delightfully fluffy pancakes.
I love chocolate cake all by itself, but a touch of coffee makes this chocolate cake even better!
If you are a fan of Korean fried chicken, this is a must try-recipe. I bet you will like it very much!
Homemade raisin buns are not very difficult to make—and they are so delicious!
Mi rebus, or boiled noodles, is a very popular dish in Malaysia. The sweet and thick gravy is delicious in every way!
Homemade dinner rolls are not very difficult to make—and they are so delicious!
Ever since I was young, kek batik has been one of my favorite chocolate desserts to make. It's super-rich with chocolate, a perfect dessert for a chocolate lover like me. This quick and easy recipe won't let you down.
Spicy shrimp is one of my favorite dishes to cook at home. It can be eaten with steamed white rice or even bread. This spicy, sweet, and sour dish will never disappoint you.
Naan bread is is a wonderful side dish with rice and curry. Ever since I made naan for the first time, I was amazed by how simple the recipe is and it has since become one of my family's favorites. Learn how to make this delicious Indian flatbread using this quick and easy recipe.
French toast is one of my favorite breakfast dishes of all time. On the weekend, my husband and I love taking the time to prepare this dish while watching the news.
"Mi sup," or chicken noodles, is one of my favorite comfort foods. This dish is perfect for a relaxing dinner with your family.
Cucur is a traditional Malay fritter snack. It is served alongside sweet and sour chili dipping sauce. This quick and easy recipe is my pick while watching TV or during teatime.
This Thai-inspired pineapple fried rice is very easy to make. It's a perfect summer dish for you and your family.
For those who are looking for something new to cook for your family, I think this dish is perfect. It's easy, quick, and tasty.
Kuih karipap is one of Malaysia's favorite snacks of all time. It's very easy to make, and it's suitable to serve for teatime or appetizers.
Ayam bakar daun pandan is a very popular dish in Malaysia. Pandan leaves are usually used for making desserts, but did you know you can also use them for savory dishes like chicken?
Chicken and beef satay is very popular in Malaysia. It is one of the country's national dishes, alongside nasi lemak, roti canai, and char kuey teow.
Kuih pau, or steamed buns, are very popular in Malaysia. They are considered one of traditional "kuih" for breakfast and teatime.
I love dates. They are so sweet and sticky. Have you tried sticky date pudding with toffee or butterscotch syrup? It's very easy, and I can guarantee this pudding will satisfy your sweet tooth.
Bananas in sweetened coconut milk, known in Malaysia as pengat pisang, is a very simple dessert to make.
Malaysian-style glazed donuts, locally known as kuih keria, are a very popular dessert in Malaysia. I love kuih keria no matter what the occasion, as I have a huge sweet tooth. Yummy!
Nasi lemak is one of my favorite Malaysian breakfast foods. It is traditionally served with spicy sambal ikan bilis, fried chicken, fresh cucumber, and hard-boiled or fried eggs. It is delicious!
One of my favorite quick desserts is this chocolate cake in a mug. This is my go-to treat when I'm craving something chocolaty. It's very easy to make, and it can be ready to enjoy in just a few minutes!
In Malaysia, fried bananas are a common street food snack. It is one of the easiest snacks to make, and you can have it anytime and in as many ways you like.
Sardine rolls are quick and easy—plus, they make delicious starters or snacks.
Sometimes when I'm hungry, I want a comfort food that's fast and simple. Curry noodles are at the top of my list. Not only is it easy to make, it's delicious, too.