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Soups for Children

Soups that are designed and suitable for children of all ages.

Spring Soups

Soups designed to remove humidity and cleanse the body of toxins.

Summer Soups

Summer soups that help relieve heatiness, cool the body and provide additional internal moisture for those extra hot days.

Fall Soups

Soups that have have the balance of removing heatiness and are slightly warming. These soups are good transition soups into winter.

Winter Soups

Soups designed to be consumed in the dry and cold winter months where the body needs replenishment of moisture and warmth.

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Chinese Winter Melon and Parma Ham Stew

July 11, 2018 – 7:41 pm | 13,875 views

I was inspired to make this soup one day when I walked by the wet mart and saw the vendor …

Red Dates Longan Chinese Herbal Tea

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The easiest of #teas to make at home to help promote blood flow, strengthen the #heart, and promote sleep. This #Chinese #herbal tea is best drank …

Apple Chinese Herbal Tea (For Coughs)

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When a virus, cold, or flu has you down, my go to hot drink is usually a Chinese Herbal tea …

Double-boiled Apple and Pear Chinese Herbal Soup

May 1, 2015 – 7:43 pm | 11 Comments | 35,893 views
Double-boiled Apple and Pear Chinese Soup

My second project using the new double-boiler! I found a very simple, but delicious apple and pear Chinese soup with pork …

Basic Pork Congee

March 15, 2015 – 4:57 pm | 6,463 views
Basic Pork Congee

Congee is one of the many comfort foods available within the Chinese cuisine.  Nothing is simpler than pork congee and …

Snow Pear and Dragon’s Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

March 13, 2015 – 7:53 pm | 5,238 views
Snow Pear and Dragon's Eye Sweet Dessert Soup

One day, in the thick of a winter evening, when all the children lay sleeping, I suddenly had this urge for …

Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

February 27, 2015 – 10:32 pm | 5,903 views
Starfish, Corn with Chinese Yam in Pork Broth

Starfish? WHAT? Yah… starfish. I knew that the Chinese used starfish in soups, but I had never actually seen where …

Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Fruit

February 7, 2015 – 3:18 pm | 5,276 views
Chilled Coconut Milk with Tapioca Pearls and Fresh Strawberries

I had a craving for a cold, sweet, coconut milk flavoured dessert and the only thing that came to mind …

Sago Tapioca Pearls

February 7, 2015 – 11:43 am | 3,450 views
Raw Sago

Ingredient Name:  Sago Pearls
Traditional Chinese Name: 西米 (xī mǐ)
What is this?

The extract of the tapioca root which are rolled into balls (hence …