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Fire up the grill & let’s grill steak, potatoes & sweet corn… One of the activities I enjoy in Summer is grilling. This time, I grilled sirloin steak & threw some russet potatoes & sweet corn as well on the grill. I like my steak to be seasoned well, made a simple homemade herbal marinade & marinated the steak for an hour. Grilled...

Refreshing Summer salad… Watermelon & feta cheese, complement each other greatly. The sweet watermelon, crunchy iceberg lettuce, pomegranate, slightly salty feta cheese along with the simple lime olive salad dressing, this is a winning Summer salad. The perfect salad to serve for an outdoor picnic on a warm Summer day. Cooking Video Watermelon Feta Cheese...

Perfect salad for Summer, refreshing & cooling… Tabbouleh is a popular Middle Eastern salad, it is usually served as part of a meze- selection of small sides serves as appetizers. I had this salad a few days ago when I visited Tobermory, I instantly fell for it. Refreshing salad and is perfect to have on a warm summer day. Bulgur wheat is the main ingredient...

Healthy quinoa and mixed veggie salad, perfect Summer salad… I couldn’t be any happier, the weather got better and we are actually enjoying warm weather for the past few days. The first thing I did was to hang the bird feeder in my backyard, within a few minutes lots of cute birds gathered around to enjoy their food. Their chirping makes my backyard lively. Meet...

Chicken salad drizzled with zesty Asian peanut butter dressing… It’s been a few weeks since I’m out of the blogging world. I even started to think if I have lost interest in cooking and blogging. To blog, I need to cook something interesting and different. Well, the creative part of my brain was literally dead for a few weeks. I so needed a break! Yup,...

This is the best tasting Caesar salad and this beats the restaurant style… One of my most favorite salads is Caesar salad, a popular salad served in most of the American and Italian restaurants and loved by most people. Making the classic caesar salad from scratch had been on my top to-do list for so long. Glad that I’ve finally tried it and it tasted...

Chicken marinated in an aromatic green herb marinade, stir fried, combined with veggies and drizzled with an Asian dressing; flavorful Asian chicken salad that tastes delicious… A warm welcome to 2015! Let this year bring peace, prosperity, happiness and good health to everyone. My motto is to live the moment, not to hurt anyone and to appreciate all the...

Cracked wheat mixed with veggies and perfectly seasoned, a truly delicious Summer salad… Looking at the cracked wheat that was sitting comfortably in my pantry, I had to ask myself this question: how can I turn cracked wheat into something delicious??? I’d tried making cracked wheat chicken pilaf before and loved it. I wasn’t up for making it again...

Pan fried chicken with spinach salad is a low-carb, low-fat dish and is great for weight watchers. Easy to make and is very healthy… My latest favorite salad is made by combining spinach and fresh beetroot, which is then drizzled with lemon juice. I don’t need any mayo or cheesy dressings for this particular salad. To make it a complete meal, I also topped...

Squid and red wine vinegar dressing made this salad taste better… Yet another long weekend has come to a glorious end and the beginning of September. Only a few more weeks left for the Nature in my place to lose its vigor and to get frozen. The beautiful flowers, the colors and the lushness is going to fade away and a white frozen tundra is on its way. Yesterday,...