Salt Effect

I was cooking the other day and realised that my salt container was almost empty and I did not have any spare in my pantry. But luckily there was enough to use for that time and I ensured that I bought some the next day itself. Usually when I am unexpectedly low on something, I would look to use substitutes. I know that there are salt substitutes out there or you can use some herbs and spices to give some flavour. But there is nothing quite like salt when it comes to bringing forth that burst of flavour from all … Continue reading Salt Effect

Change is inevitable

Here in Australia, the kids are on their summer break. The new school year commences in the beginning of February. My son will be going into what they call ‘Senior Secondary’ here and that is a change that will require more responsibility towards his studies and a start of a lot more thought to what he wants to do in the future. My husband has started a new job, a different department within the same company. The work is a bit different; it is fun and challenging to tackle something new but hard work too. No year goes exactly the … Continue reading Change is inevitable