Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.
Here is a blog on growing and harvesting kaffir lime plant in a cold (temperate) climate country. It is a common lime plant found in Southeast Asia. Also known as Makrut plant. While it produces lime fruit, it is not the fruit is used in […]
Here is a blog post on french sewing magazines review. I wrote a blog post on this as I have bought myself some more sewing magazines! I bought Coudre cest facile, Modes & Travaux and Ottobre design. Ottobre design is also sold in the UK […]
I love gardening, I love to recycle as much of my garden waste as much as I can. This a blog post on how to make your own compost at home. While it is possible to make compost out of food and animal waste. It […]
This is a blog post on how to dye fabrics using indigo. This indigo vat is using hydro sulphate method. There 3 different methods to mix indigo vat using different ingredients. The goals of these ingredients are the same as it’s the deoxygenation process that […]
I love to grow my own food a much as much possible as I can in our small city garden. Over last year I have been making raised bed/ planter from pallets. These pallets are found by skips, building sites and warehouses nearby where I […]
This a recipe on making the classic Yee sang a Southeast Asian Chinese New Year starter dish. It’s not available elsewhere but Malaysia and Singapore. It has origins of Nyonya influences a bit like Kuih Kapit which has revolved over the years. Yee sang it […]
Here is a blog post on egg curry Kerala style recipe. Kerala is a place in south India. There are plenty of types of egg curry but this one is just super yummy. This due to mixture spices that makes it taste so good which […]