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Category: Healthier Eating

Recipe: Vegan-Friendly Stuffed You Tiao (Fried Crullers)

My mom used to hold a joint birthday celebration for my sister and me, as our birthdays are 4 days apart; hers on 13 October, mine on 17 October. My mom would make stuffed “you tiao” aka fried crullers only on special occasions, and our birthday parties were one of those occasions. So, this dish holds a special meaning to me,…

Olive Oil is Healthier, Not Healthy

What did you have for lunch today? I normally have wholemeal biscuits with black tea. Today, my mother decided to cook for lunch. We had fried vegetarian bee hoon. See, I don’t always like Asian fried food, they tend to be too oily, and my gastric doesn’t do great with excessive oil. The lunch was tasty with home-cooked chili and…

Herbalife Herbal Tea Concentrate

Can you tell that I am embracing Herbalife? My mother loves the Herbalife Herbal Tea Concentrate, she takes it cold, so do I. It’s surprisingly refreshing. The tea is fragrant and unsweetened, perfect for her since she is diabetic. I add a teaspoon of Grade B organic maple syrup to my cold tea sometimes, not very sweet, rich in minerals and…

Herbalife Aloe Vera Mango Concentrate

My mother swears by the Herbalife Aloe Vera Mango Concentrate. The first bottle she tried was bought with the local distributor, and there was (not sure if it still is) only the original flavor sold in Singapore. The women in my household have the similar health concerns, including gastritis, Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and related problems. At one point, GERD crippled…

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