19 March 2020 Lorraine

My hubby has been on a very strict, almost clean eating kind of diet for the last 9 weeks. Prawn Curry is one of his favorite dishes and he normally prefers my boring version of a Prawn Curry.  I decided to treat him today, only this time I tried a different recipe, Goan Prawn Curry. I have seen many recipes for Goan Prawn Curry and they all looked so tempting. So I decided to try a recipe from myfoodstory.com. I adjusted the recipe a little but this curry was out of this world. My hubby absolutely loved it. It’s filled…

13 March 2020 Lorraine

I must admit I am feeling a lot better these days. I think for a moment I forgot how therapeutic cooking and baking is. It has always been my go to stress reliever. I’m so glad I’m also seeing a therapist and taking charge of my life, amazing how just opening up to someone helps make you look at things from a different perspective. And no I am not crazy. I know that not many people are comfortable mentioning the word therapist. But trust me it’s not a bad thing. There are times when we try to cope with stuff…

4 March 2020 Lorraine

Growing up in a South Indian home my mum made this Mint Chutney with Peanuts often. Another name for it is Pudina Chutney, pudina meaning mint. Not that I ever paid attention then but as the years went by I was more and more drawn to trying everything my mum cooked. If you asked me a few years ago I didn’t even want to try this Mint Chutney with Peanuts. I thought it was too much effort. Although I do love eating it. I love eating it with a Yellow Potato Curry with Cumin. This Mint Chutney with Peanuts is eaten as a…