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Bridge Over Troubled Water...

My girl asked me how I cook all dishes at one go in the rice cooker.... I told her it is the most easy way to cook for me as well as for her too if she follows what This lazy mom does....

Put some water into the rice cooker....on a separate bowl, put in some "beras"... My rice cooker is a bit small so I couldn't put in two wooden chopsticks... And I used two metal forks as the "bridge" ....

My meal consisted of one bowl of sweet potato rice, steamed minced meat with one egg and some blanched greens.

                              Bridge over troubled water in the rice cooker.......
                                     Boiled some pumpkin red dates soup
                                       And my balanced meal is done.....
                                       Actually its fun cooking in the kitchen.....
                                       Provided there's nobody hovering behind.....
                                       Know what I mean?  ☺️☺️

Comments

  1. Ooohh, this method same like me lah.. I do this most of the time.. Down there masak rice, up there steam egg.. Can one.. Then another pot of ABC soup kautim.. Sedappp...

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  2. hahaha...aunty trying so hard to dish out the food. I come back buy u dinner la

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  3. Yes, this is what we lazy aunties will do. Save time, save electricity. I love your dinner, simple and yummy.

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    1. And no need to wash kuali... so big and heavy!

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  4. Wahhhhh!!!! So smart, killing so many birds with one stone. Can buy rice cooker with steamer...

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    1. Yeah.. but no need la.. like that also can already.. used the hot water to blanch vege

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  5. I'm wondering, where did the blanched greens come from?

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    1. The boiling water inside the rice cooker.. just blanched it for a short while.. and kau thim!

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  6. This is what I call multi tasking. Save time, energy & electricity. Soon yummy food is on the table.

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  7. Good way of cooking. Can save some electricity too.

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  8. so how many dishes did you cooked using the rice-cooker while the rice is being cooked?? fuyoh, this is a brilliant idea and also energy saving!! i like.. and you also cooked my favorite dish - the minced meat!! super like~~ :)

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    1. Minced meat with eggs.. I like also.. my anak also likes.. so kau thim like that in one go! hahaa

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  9. You are such a good cook Claire. And you know all the tricks. I wish I could taste!

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    1. Something simple... Ginny! I am sure you can do better..

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  10. Claire, you are genius! hee..hee... I am going to build a bridge in my rice cooker too :D

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  11. The soup looks gooood!!

    Wishing you and family a happy new year!

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  12. Happy New Year to you and your family Claire! We shall meet again this year :P

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  13. In my opinion, this is a great way to prepare simple and tasty dishes. We can get quickly a hearty breakfast or lunch because of this.

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