How to Make Cambodian Lime and Fish Soup (Sgnor Trey)

How to Make Cambodian Lime and Fish Soup (Sgnor Trey)

Khmer history is written in our food. Our ingredients. Many of our dishes are similar to our South-east Asian neighbours, adapted to our taste. Curry spices such as turmeric and star anise came from India, stir-frying came from the Chinese culture, and the use of banquette, and fondness for tenderizing meat with lime juice show traces of French cuisine from the time when Cambodia was a part of French Indochina. Khmer food and food recipes were varied and abundant. However, during the Khmer Rouge atrocity from 1975 – 1979, Khmer food culture, took a crippling blow. During those brutal years of …

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Alberta Hike: Horseshoe Canyon in Drumheller, Canada’s Best Badlands

Alberta Hike: Horseshoe Canyon in Drumheller, Canada’s Best Badlands

Canada’s Baddest Badland: Horseshoe Canyon in Alberta The Horseshoe Canyon in Drumheller, Alberta, is one of Canada’s baddest Badlands. In 1743, French Canadian explorers François and Louis Joseph de la Verendrye coined the term ‘Badlands’ (‘les mauvaises terres‘ in french), when they first encountered it on their travels through the Prairies in Central Alberta, Canada. Today, this Badland area, Horsethief Canyon and the Horseshoe Canyon in Drumheller, offers curious visitors stunning vistas and numerous scenic hiking trails. Although it is only a small patch in comparison to the rest of Canada’s lush landscape, the Canadian Badlands has its own selling point —it …

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Super Easy But Sexy Poison Ivy Cosplay by Misa Glitch

Super Easy But Sexy Poison Ivy Cosplay by Misa Glitch

Sexy Poison Ivy cosplay is super easy, and thrifty. So beautiful, yet so deadly, who doesn’t love Poison Ivy? An enemy of Batman, Poison Ivy is depicted as one of the world’s most prominent eco-terrorists.  Obsessed with botany, environmentalism and with an unnatural love for fauna and flora, she uses toxins from plants and her own bloodstream to create chaos. With good intentions, her criminal activities are usually aimed at protecting the natural environment. Fellow villain Harley Quinn (considering cosplaying her one of these days) is her partner-in-crime, and possibly be her only human friend. How to Make Sexy Poison Ivy Cosplay …

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Khmer Food Recipe: Cambodian Stuffed Chicken Wings (Slab Moan Baok)

Khmer Food Recipe: Cambodian Stuffed Chicken Wings (Slab Moan Baok)

Cambodian Street Food: Khmer Stuffed Chicken Wings Everywhere I go in Asia, I always find myself surrounded by food stalls. We push and pull like magnets. I’m on a strict diet of NSMY (not stuffing my face), so I’m always trying to pull away, but always, it pulls me in; like Winnie to his honey pot. I just can’t win. Especially against Cambodian street food; specifically, stuffed chicken wings or stuffed frogs (kang keb baok). Not far from Siem Reap, a locally loved, and popular funfair surrounded by dozens of authentic street food stalls, pulled me in with its alluring scent, and exotic …

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