Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

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Growing and harvesting strawberry spinach

Growing and harvesting strawberry spinach

This is a blog post on growing and harvesting strawberry spinach. Also known as strawberry blite, blite goosefoot. A plant native in North America and it is grown throughout the United States and Canada. It dates back to the 1600 century in Europe. It is […]

Homemade Lamb Samosa an easy finger food

Homemade Lamb Samosa an easy finger food

this is a recipe on how to make homemade lamb samosa. This makes a great party finger food. I have use filo pastry to make the pastry case and minced lamb to make the samosa ingredient as one of the main fillings. Homemade Lamb Samosa […]

Pandan (Vanilla Grass) growing and harvesting

Pandan (Vanilla Grass) growing and harvesting

This is a blog post on growing and harvesting Pandan (Vanilla Grass) leaves. Pandas leaves or Vanilla grass grows well in tropical countries. The leaves are used a lot in South East Asian cuisines. From main courses to desserts. It’s a natural green leave vanilla […]

Sewing jeans/ pants opening at home

Sewing jeans/ pants opening at home

This is a blog post on how sewing jeans/ pants opening at home. It is not as hard to sew as it looks. When I first start to sew it always wonders me how one can make this kind of opening. It is commonly seen […]

Purple yam jam

Purple yam jam

This is a recipe for making purple yam jam at home. Purple yam is from a yam called Ube with its origins from the Philippines. Ube is made into lots of dessert things. With its vivid purple color, it has gained popularity on social media […]

Growing and harvesting mizuna greens

Growing and harvesting mizuna greens

This is a blog post on growing and harvesting Mizuna greens. Mizuna greens are Japanese mustard greens. It is also known as Spider mustard. It has got distinctive rosette heads with dissected branches of leaves. There is also another version of Mizuna which has got […]

Celtuce and fish stir fry

Celtuce and fish stir fry

This is blog post celtuce and fish stir fry. Celtuce is a chinse vegetable that is a cross between celery and lettuce. Here is more information on it. in order to eat or to cook it the fibrous outer stem layer needs to be peeled […]