Vietnamese Ground Beef & Pork In Wild Betel Leaves ( Bò lá lốt )

The reason I cook is for my “Grumpy Gummy Tummy” (Javed’s new nickname as he’s been putting on weight from me feeding him). However, I can never deny that I love cooking just for the sake of cooking, preparing ingredients, chopping, grating, stirring, spinning around the stove and the sink,… It’s a huge pleasure for…

Best Pancakes ever

I can’t put into words that feeling of satisfaction when I flip the cake in the pan. It feels like nirvana at first bite.  What can be more satisfying and fulfilling than pancakes for breakfast?! But we are having it for…midnight snack! Yes that happens when you wake up at 7, but not in the…

January 10th

12.58am I burnt my tears on the wooden floor. I need some pain. I need to let ‘it’ out. I can’t specify what ‘it’ is. But ‘it’ urges me to let it out.  Some burn from cigarette. Some cut from razor blade. Some choke from the curtain strip. Or a whip from my beloved which…

Hang out by the coast with J

Sunset on the sea is a breath-taking scene. The water has got such a special texture that i couldn’t take my eyes off. I stare at every little movement on the surface and i see some kind of sacred connection, between the water itself and the rhymth of life on this planet, also between me…