Category Archives : CONFINEMENT RECIPES






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The end of one-month is celebrated by few tradition such as bathing a baby with petals from flowers. Normally crysanthemum flowers are used. Since we couldn’t find one here, we use the yellow Gerbera instead, which is pretty closed to crysanthemum I supposed. The baby’s hair is then being shaved […]

BABY FULL MONTH CELEBRATION




BLACK CHICKEN SOUP 2
Another popular confinement recipe is black chicken soup. The chicken is literally black in color. From what I read, black chicken is also called a Silkies, due to its silk-like plumage. This breed of chicken has several distinctive characteristic such as dark blue flesh and bones, blue earlobes, and five […]

BLACK CHICKEN SOUP









Braised Pork Hocks with Black Vinegar 2
It seems like Fiorina was just born yesterday. It has been 12 days since our bundle of joy arrives. The 12th day of confinement is also marked by a small celebration by preparing a Braised Pork Hocks with black vinegar and Lo Mai Gai/ Glutinous Rice with Chicken. I asked my […]

BRAISED PORK HOCKS WITH BLACK VINEGAR