Herbal pork noodle soup (668 calories per serve)


This pork noodle soup is a variation of my mom’s recipe, which she loosely calls “ba mee nam” (Thai pork noodle soup). This is not, however, what I would consider a traditional “ba mee nam” hence I wouldn’t¬† call it that. This is one of my favourite winter soups and great for colds too, in…

Creamy pumpkin soup (282 calories per serve)


Although we’re technically at the final couple of weeks of autumn, I already feel as though winter has arrived. What I love most about winter are all the soups I get to enjoy and I absolutely love creamy soups such as this one. Although I have used pumpkin in this soup, the base is pretty…

Winter pumpkin soup (240 calories per serve)


News #1, Mom arrived from Myanmar today. News #2,¬†pumpkins were on sale today – 90c per kg, less than a third of what it is normally priced at the supermarket. The only problem was … they sold it whole and I couldn’t just buy a quarter or half a pumpkin. I was with Mom and…

Creamy Cauliflower Soup (371 calories per serve)


Cauliflower would be the last ingredient I would think of using in a soup. I don’t even eat cauliflower that often to be honest. And it’s not even a flower! But I did have a large, whole cauliflower in the fridge that was starting to get brown spots so I thought I might as well…