SPICE WARS!

I had a major craving for Indian food last weekend so I had briyani on Saturday and ‘tosai’ on Sunday – both with incredibly explosive combinations of spices in each dish that left my tummy rumbling quite happily. Many of us may take spices for granted now since it’s readily available at every wet market and … Read more

SPICING UP THE GREEN LIFE!

Going ‘green’ seem to be a fast-growing trend in the light of current environmental issues but are you as confused over the variety of areas and options and ways as we are? Fear not, for the next month or so we are here to help!   Pamela Nowicka, a staunch supporter of environmental friendly pursuits, will … Read more

How to Use Turmeric

Healthy eating is one of the key ways to maintain good health, do not overlook the importance of spices. Head over to your spice rack to add more interest in your food and to supercharge the health benefits of the food you’re eating. Turmeric has a unique flavour and can range from fairly mild (white … Read more

Birds & Nests – Signs of Spring

The past 3 months was spring time in Penang! Most of the flowering plants in the garden were blooming, and we also managed to observe two different bird nests by the water garden! We first observed the nest on Feb 23th when we noticed a couple of adult Yellow-vented Bulbuls (Pycnonotus goiavier) flying around the shrubbery … Read more

Introducing TSG’s Latest Venture!

Looking for gifts but do not have the time to go and shop? Our online shop has just gone live today!  Introducing TSG’s range of: Books Top grade spices +Spice Therapy range of massage oil, handmade soaps, essential oils, body mists and bath salts; made from pure essential oils here in Malaysia Citronella range of … Read more