The sweet life

The sweet life

A little over two years ago, mum became very ill – and I became very worried. Because that was when I realised I was not ready to lose her yet; in fact, I was not ready to lose either one of my parents yet. But the...

A Taste of Nostalgia

This month (May), it will be a year and a month since my co-founder Andrea Tan and I opened the Pit Stop Community Cafe. We hoped to open and build a platform, a place where people would come to, not just to serve and gi...
Raveneous for red peppers

Ravenous for Red Peppers

Out of ideas to spice up your meals? Here’s how you can get creative with red bell peppers. Did you know that red bell peppers are botanically classified as a fruit? This is simply because it contains seeds. With their...
Cuckoo for cocoa

Cuckoo for cocoa

Are you a chocoholic afraid of ‘sinning’ with your favourite treat? Fear not! Here are a couple of healthy chocolaty recipes to satisfy your cravings. Cocoa, one of the main ingredients of chocolate, is one of nature...
Pumpkin power

Pumpkin Power

Follow these simple and easy recipes to enjoy the nutritious goodness of pumpkins. Pumpkins can be found at your local supermarkets at any time of the year. With its natural, sweet taste and nutritional value, this large...
Amazing parsley

Amazing parsley

Enjoy the fresh, natural taste of parsley with two easy recipes that will tantalise your taste buds Parsley shouldn’t just be a last minute garnish for your favourite dishes. The distinct flavour of parsley can actuall...
Oh-so-delicious, oats!

Oh-so-delicious, oats!

Whip up some guilt-free snacks with these simple recipes Oats are a great choice when it comes to your health. They’re rich in fiber and can help to lower your cholesterol. Sadly, oats do not feature as a staple ingred...
Snacky seaweed

Snacky Seaweed

Learn how to whip up two delicious, healthy snacks Seaweed is a staple in several countries especially in Japan and Korea. This nutritious plant is a great source of minerals. The best part is, seaweed is readily availab...
Thyme

Tantalising Thyme

Although just a small shrub, thyme has a wonderful and powerful flavour which can enhance your cooking, naturally. Thyme is a herb. It is available in supermarkets all year round and can be found in two forms — fresh s...
Healthy, Tasty Quinoa

Healthy, Tasty Quinoa

Would love to try quinoa but not too sure how to prepare? Here’s how! Pronounced ‘keen-wa’, the demand for this grain has been on the rise after its nutritional content was discovered and recognised recently. For i...