My Kitchen, My Rules Archives - Alejandra's Life
Browsing Category

My Kitchen, My Rules

Oxford Lunch at Cherwell Boathouse

March 8, 2019

Following the Oxford Guide that you can read and print on this Blog article, I just had to share this new experience we had. For those that don’t know what a Punt is: A punt is a flat-bottomed boat with a square-cut bow, designed for use in small rivers or other shallow water. Punting refers to boating in a punt. The punter generally propels the punt by pushing against the river bed with a pole. A punt should not be confused with a gondola, a shallow draft…

Continue Reading

3 Gifts Perfect for the Coffee Lover in Your Life

December 19, 2018

Christmas is sneaking up faster than you might expect, and if you don’t have a gift for all your loved ones, you’re probably in need of a few ideas. Although virtually any gift will be appreciated, it’s best if that gift comes from the bottom of your heart. You want to show that you love and appreciate someone deeply and that you pay attention to their interests. Oftentimes, finding the perfect gift stems from honing in on something that they…

Continue Reading

5 Quick Fat-Burning Recipes For This Fall

November 19, 2018

As we have had fun and enjoyed ourselves during summer, the time has come to say goodbye and start exercising. Fall is the perfect season to set clear goals and start eating properly in order to burn all the excess fat. Burning fat means clearing out your organism from the negative toxins and improving your general health. Proper diet is a must. By the time winter ends and new summer arrives, you will have had a stunningly shaped body. For…

Continue Reading

Stir Crazy Cookbook: Healthy Yummy meals at Home

October 8, 2018

Stir Crazy Cookbook from well known Chef and author Ching He Huang, is now available for you to learn or get those asian recipes you so much love and do them at home! Yutaka, in partnership with Ching, launched an organic noodles range in which we can find flavours as Edamame Noodles or Soybean Noodles, as well as three types of konjac noodles – seaweed, oats and plain. I do Love the konjac noodles. They fill you up, give you fibre and water and are…

Continue Reading

Australian Cuisine 101: A Guide to Traditional Australian Dishes

October 3, 2018

In a country as big as this one, it’s difficult to pinpoint only a few traditional dishes. Australia is a vast, diverse continent full of everything from sandy beaches to hilly mountains, and you can eat anything from hearty, smoky barbecue, to light seafood. However, some dishes are so famous and so delicious that every single Aussie can talk about them for days, and travelers and gourmets are bound to find their place here. Are you eager to try something…

Continue Reading

Gousto Box | Fresh Recipe Box (Promo code inside!).

September 4, 2018

What a superb box! I am really happy about this box and actually amazed at how many things are inside. Fresh, Practical and making the math, it’s less than my weekly shopping! £3 per meal. My box (you can see the video below) is a box with 4 recipes for 4 people, meaning we will have leftovers for other meals. It’s a win-win box.   How Gousto works: Register online on Gousto and choose a box for 2 or 4…

Continue Reading

Give Your BBQ A Japanese Twist with Yutaka

August 20, 2018

You guys know we love sushi and all Japanese food here at home. There is something from the culture that we love, and wouldn’t mind at all to move there to work now (* hint to any company #JapanHireMe *).   But while does not happen, I have been making our Sushi with Yutaka, which is a brand I like to have at home, as it’s affordable and easy to prepare. New to Sushi or the Japanese Food? Welcome, and…

Continue Reading

#GoodGrows – Helping while you Eat (Giveaway included)

August 14, 2018

By now you guys now that I like to help in every bit I can. Either myself delivering for charities my own things, or working in a campaign along with brands or representative organizations. All with no fees or money in the middle: just a little bit of faith in humanity and that in my soul, and when I sleep at night, I am confident that I did a little bit to make others feel better. Let me tell you…

Continue Reading