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Report: SHOP-COOK-EAT Session #2 – Vietnamese Favourites with The Yeow Family

Report: SHOP-COOK-EAT Session #2 – Vietnamese Favourites with The Yeow Family

Leading up to this SCE, we had a lot of Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup as Teena tried to perfect what  we as a family thought was already pretty good. We went through a tonne of chicken frames. When it comes to food, that’s the way Teena rolls. By […]

Food Place Review: Dumpling King (Newton & City Centre)

Food Place Review: Dumpling King (Newton & City Centre)

I’ve been lunching at the Dumpling King on King William Street in the Adelaide CBD for years initially because I worked next door. During this time, the quality of its dumplings has always been up there with the best I’ve tasted. With a choice of either pork, […]

SHOP-COOK-EAT Session #1 – Here’s how it went

SHOP-COOK-EAT Session #1 – Here’s how it went

So, we’ve now had two sold-out and (in our minds anyway) very successful Shop-Cook-Eat sessions and another one scheduled. You would have no doubt heard about them through our updates and post. However, some of you may not be familiar with the format of the […]

The Art of Eating All You Want

The Art of Eating All You Want

“Tell me why you don’t weigh 500 pounds!” my good friend Jared said to me.  He was referring to how, despite the constant eating that goes on in the Yeow family, we seem to be able to maintain a reasonable weight. I’ve heard numerous times […]

Curse of the ‘Child Bride’

Curse of the ‘Child Bride’

Teena had a birthday few days ago. Despite having had four kids and joining me on the ‘wrong side’ of forty, this chick still looks eighteen! There were three notable occurrences just this past week that rammed home the harsh fact that ‘Little Miss Evergreen’ looks young enough […]

The Tragedy of Lost Recipes

The Tragedy of Lost Recipes

Teena and I were having a chat the other day about cooking know-how lost between generations in families. We’ve spoken to countless others from ethnic Asian backgrounds who aren’t able to cook their families’ traditional dishes despite of wanting to and having parents who were wonderful […]

10 Must-Haves of The Yeow Family Pantry

10 Must-Haves of The Yeow Family Pantry

One of my greatest passions in life is to experiment in the kitchen. Because of this, the make up of stuff in my pantry changes frequently. That said, there are some mainstays. Casper asked me to provide him with a list of Yeow pantry ‘permanent […]

Memories from the Dinner Table

Memories from the Dinner Table

I propose we rename the dinner table to the “memory table”! The thought came to me as I was recalling happy memories of a dear friend of the Yeow family, John Sennett, whom we tragically lost this long weekend just past. Most of those memories […]

Our First SHOP-COOK-EAT Session

Our First SHOP-COOK-EAT Session

I’m tremendously proud of my little sister Poh’s success. Together with her very talented hubby, Jonathan (aka Jono), she’s built and amazing brand and business from being the inaugural Masterchef Australia runner-up. Some may say, she’s just lucky to have the backing of a world renown brand […]

Food Place Review: Chicken & Pig

Food Place Review: Chicken & Pig

Many would have heard of the story of a chicken and a pig. If you haven’t, well, it’s about a chicken and a pig who both lived the good life on a farm. Having been blessed with a farmer who was good to them, the […]


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Curse of the ‘Child Bride’

Curse of the ‘Child Bride’

Teena had a birthday few days ago. Despite having had four kids and joining me on the ‘wrong side’ of forty, this chick still looks eighteen! There were three notable occurrences just this past week that rammed home the harsh fact that ‘Little Miss Evergreen’ looks young enough […]

10 Must-Haves of The Yeow Family Pantry

10 Must-Haves of The Yeow Family Pantry

One of my greatest passions in life is to experiment in the kitchen. Because of this, the make up of stuff in my pantry changes frequently. That said, there are some mainstays. Casper asked me to provide him with a list of Yeow pantry ‘permanent […]

Memories from the Dinner Table

Memories from the Dinner Table

I propose we rename the dinner table to the “memory table”! The thought came to me as I was recalling happy memories of a dear friend of the Yeow family, John Sennett, whom we tragically lost this long weekend just past. Most of those memories […]

Our First SHOP-COOK-EAT Session

Our First SHOP-COOK-EAT Session

I’m tremendously proud of my little sister Poh’s success. Together with her very talented hubby, Jonathan (aka Jono), she’s built and amazing brand and business from being the inaugural Masterchef Australia runner-up. Some may say, she’s just lucky to have the backing of a world renown brand […]

Food Place Review: Chicken & Pig

Food Place Review: Chicken & Pig

Many would have heard of the story of a chicken and a pig. If you haven’t, well, it’s about a chicken and a pig who both lived the good life on a farm. Having been blessed with a farmer who was good to them, the […]