That’s My World

Pretty pepper plant

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 in A Photo a Day, Cambodia life, Cycle 6, Expat Life, That's My World, What's On in Cambodia | 0 comments

I was drawn immediately to this pretty pepper plant when my husband and I went to a plant shop. I Google-searched and found out that this is a filius blue pepper plant (I may be wrong though). It’s a wonderful ornamental plant that bears violetish-bluish peppers that is edible and quite hot. The peppers turn red-orange when they mature and lose a bit of heat and pungency according to some growers.

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Signs, signs: Self-love

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, Cambodia life, Cycle 5, Expat Life, That's My World, What's On in Cambodia | 3 comments

Hi, I’m back!

I made this quote myself and now hangs in my little corner. Now in a nice frame I found at a Japanese shop, this reminds me every now and then when I feel like I’m losing myself amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life in the Kingdom.

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Wordless Wednesday: Nama-stay

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, Cambodia life, Cycle 5, Expat Life, My Dogspot, That's My World, What's On in Cambodia | 2 comments

Nama-stay in bed.

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Our World Tuesday: Greens

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, Cambodia life, Cycle 5, Expat Life, sights, That's My World, travel, What's On in Cambodia | 1 comment

Dreaming of another roadtrip!

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Monday Mellow Yellows: Painting with watercolour

Posted by on Sep 3, 2017 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, Cambodia life, Cycle 5, Expat Life, That's My World, What's On in Cambodia | 0 comments

Hi, blog! I’m back 🙂
Hello, friends! I hope you’ll find me blogging again, hihihi.

Anyways, I may be absent from blogging but I have been active over Instagram. Life has been so hectic and busy adulting… and will continue to be for a time. If this is the case, I’ll have to learn how to find time to do some blogging if I want to stay in the blogosphere. I’m a little rusty after all those months of absence, so please bear with me. Starting off with Monday Mellow Yellows this week.

Monday Mellow Yellows

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Wordless Wednesday: Hot chilis

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, Cambodia life, Cycle 5, Expat Life, That's My World, What's On in Cambodia | 0 comments

I recently bought a kilo of Thai dragon chili peppers from the local market near me. I am going to make my favourite sweet chili sauce using a recipe I found on the Internet. My local vegetable suki gave me a good price for it — 5,000riels a kilo, which is about US$1.25. If all goes well with the sauce, then I’ll be making some more!

I spread the chili peppers on the table and was amazed at the variation of colours!

Thai dragon chili peppers colour palette.

Thai dragon chili peppers colour palette.

The peppers could grow up to four inches long. They start out as green and mature to a beautiful bright red. In between, you can see the colours on the picture 🙂 I’m saving some seeds for planting!

In other news, I met an old friend at the music center near me. The center also sells used musical instruments from Japan and I bumped into her, with her cute son in tow, amongst the rows of digital pianos. They, too, were just looking around to while their time away. I was happy to learn that they live in the same district as I so we’d be seeing more often. Since they were already on their way out, we exchanged numbers and promised to meet up for coffee next week. Can’t wait.

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