Category Archives: Healthy Eating

{Food Video} Kitchen Art Living Series #1: Seasoned Avocado Bruschetta

I am so excited to feature my first ever food video on this blog!!! Finally, after a few weeks of planning and production, I have convinced my sister Mai to take on this adventure with me (she did the camera work and editing). I have loved food photography for so long, but with food videos, things are a lot more different and fun.

Avocado Bruschetta

I am proud to say this simple video would not be here if I didn’t have a chance to work with an amazing team at Kitchen Art: Chi Anh, Mai, Viet and Kien. We spent a lot of time on Whatsapp and Skype to discuss the concepts and ideas. *a group hug*

Below is the HD link in Vimeo. And the little piece I wrote for Kitchen Art to launch the series. We aim to produce one video per month for this series. Please support us (and me!).

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{Guest Post} Kumro Chenchki: Stir Fried Pumpkin with Bengali Five Spice from eCurry

{Guest Post} Kumro Chenchki: Stir Fried Pumpkin with Bengali Five Spice from eCurry

Yay! Finally the blog has been updated with new look and feel. There are still things for me to organise at the back end, so some of the posts might not be friendly yet. Please bear with me! It’s not easy to move five year worth of blog posts and 10K+ comments over from Blogger to WordPress while trying to remain permanent links, comments and rankings.Continue Reading ...

{Salad days} Viet-Russian Potato Salad & Chicken cabbage salad with tamarind dressing


Did I tell you my discovery this summer? Salad! Yeap, the simple, humble salads. I used to dislike salads.

Growing up in Vietnamese food culture, I was spoiled with the choices of veggies for meals. But most of the veggies are cooked, and we just did not embrace salad much.… Continue Reading ...