An Pho
Adventure, Food

An Pho Restaurant, Suva, Fiji

An Pho is, as far as I know, the only pho (pronounced "fuh") restaurant in Suva. It's located on the second floor of the Garden City shopping complex. We stopped by for a satisfying lunch last Saturday. While the interior is inviting with its modern decor, we chose to sit at one of the few… Continue reading An Pho Restaurant, Suva, Fiji

Adventure, Food

The Fiji Food Truck

This past Saturday was a beautiful, sunny one in Suva, and we took advantage of the good weather and took the dogs for a walk by the seawall. Before we moseyed to the water's edge, we stopped by The Fiji Food Truck, stationed at Albert Park in downtown Suva. The menu offers a varied selection… Continue reading The Fiji Food Truck

smoked chicken alfredo
Food

Fettuccine Alfredo with Smoked Chicken

We order smoked whole chickens from a local butcher from time to time. They're great to have around because they're versatile--you can use them in sandwiches, wraps, salads, etc. They're also quick and easy toppings for pasta and rice dishes. I chopped up some smoked chicken for an alfredo for dinner last night. The chicken… Continue reading Fettuccine Alfredo with Smoked Chicken

cocoa infused rum
Food

Cocoa-Infused White Rum

When we visited KokoMana, an agri-forestry operation in Savusavu that makes artisinal chocolate, we brought back a bag of cocoa nibs to use for a home-brewed stout. A few days ago, hubby placed most of the nibs package in a cloth bag that Fijians use to hold kava powder when mixing with water. He soaked… Continue reading Cocoa-Infused White Rum

peanut garlic noodles
Food

Peanut Garlic Noodles

I made this as a post-workout meal today. It's summer here in Fiji, and the humidity and high temps are intense. I like to workout at home in natural temperatures (no AC, no fan), which means that workouts get harder during this time of year because of the conditions. It's good for building endurance. I… Continue reading Peanut Garlic Noodles