It can be a challenge to drink several glasses of water a day. Nutrition experts say you need to take your body weight in pounds, divide it in half and drink that many ounces of water. That equals… Continue reading “Upgrade Your Water-Drinking Habit with Ginger-Lemongrass Tea”
Fish sauce is a marvel of Thai food.
In the beginning I was shy.
Nowadays though, I’m an indiscriminate, joyful user. Continue reading “Fish Sauce Appreciation & Blasted Broccoli Recipe”
I’ve been Kon-Marie-ing my house (more on that later, if it ever ends) and today tackled the bookshelf in my kitchen, which was overflowing with cookbooks. Since moving to Bangkok over a decade ago, the number of Thai cookbooks had quadrupled. It was time to rid myself Continue reading “Review: Simple Thai Food”
Looking for a virtuous and indulgent way to spend a Saturday with a couple of girlfriends in Bangkok? Or perhaps you will soon find yourself with a free Saturday in Bangkok at one end of a business trip and just want to treat yourself right for the day? I’ve got you covered: Continue reading “Guide to a Self-care Saturday in Bangkok”
The variety of businesses in Thailand operating on a shoestring are truly amazing, and street markets have a tendency to pop up out of thin air. For awhile I was a regular at a gym located on Sukhumvit, the famously long, busy road that winds through many important and popular places in Bangkok. Though less so lately since the government is on a mission of clearing them up, hawkers plying an endless range of products Continue reading “The Right Way to Make a Healthy Green Juice (Or Smoothie)”