Vesak Day on Food Network Asia

On Saturday evening, Sam didn't make it to her bedroom. She napped on the living room couch, woke, ate, napped and... that was the point when we all went up to bed. Apparently, she didn't sleep straight through the night. I know because there were used … [Read more...]

Back to The Vegetarian Kitchen


Eating out these days can be quite a challenge. There are very few restaurants that offer real vegetarian meals so we can't just bring Sam anywhere to eat. Last Sunday, for instance, we treated her to Causeway, one of her favorite restaurants, to … [Read more...]

Sam’s take on vegetarianism and the food chain

When Sam declared she was going vegetarian and I agreed to support her, I started to do a lot of reading about meatless diets. To start with, a meatless diet is not necessarily healthier than a carnivorous one. A lot of people think that by giving up meat … [Read more...]

Vegetarianism: perspectives

I'm not sure if I have mentioned it but, in our family, we look at vegetarianism from different perspectives. Of course, we are all aware that there are several kinds of vegetarians (some include eggs and dairy in their diet; others, don't) and that a … [Read more...]

3 great okra recipes

Teaching Speedy how to love okra. I might start with one of these three beautiful okra dishes: okra fries (microwave recipe), breaded fried okra and okra sabzi. … [Read more...]