• Chicken,  Japanese,  One-dish Meals,  Rice,  Under $2

    Easy Japanese Curry

    Japanese curry for dinner tonight? I have a thing for Japanese curry and tonkatsu.. sometimes this “thing” needs to be satisfied once a month! I used to have a phobia of boxed Japanese curry because it reminds me of my ex-Japanese boyfriend’s mom (I don’t want to be reminded). And Japanese curry and Miso soup were the only thing she made. I added a bit of fresh milk to this version, plus chicken fillet, chicken karaage, potatoes and carrots. So yummy! I used Golden Curry brand.

  • Pork,  Under $1

    Curry Pork with Potato

    Ok, I’ll admit it- I cheated on this dish by using Ayam Brand Red Curry Paste. It was too easy to be true! The picture above sucks though- there’s actually more curry gravy and the pork don’t look so pale in real life. HA.HA. Ok, I promise to take photos of my cooking using my super awesome Panasonic Lumix TZ-7 digital camera instead of my iPhone 5 (have you heard the story of me in a coach in Europe, zooming in to a household window ON THE HILL on the way to Switzerland, using this camera? ok, the recap is just another excuse for me to miss Europe but more…