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Waxing & waning, cooking & tasseling

Candle stick making

We’ve welcome in-house guests at Bric-a-Brac for candle making, Myanmar cooking classes, and tassel making. Using recipes from The Burma Cookbook, stroll through the Deco Psar Nath market in the early evening to learn about  indigenous ingredients, plus buying victuals for the evening. Return to the kitchen for a cooling glass of lemongrass tea, then we commence cooking. The finale is […]

Bangkok Breakfast and Battambang TV – Divas and Kh Nym


Bric-a-Brac is featured on Bangkok’s popular Divas breakfast TV program. Roving reporter and favourite foodie Korakot Punlopruska — aka Syno-Nym — joined us here for a feast of Battambang’s best. Naturally,  we gave her a well deserved pampering at Bric-a-Brac: breakfast in bed, an impromptu chapati cooking class,  shopping jaunts, and much much more… She even returned home […]

Battambang Moon Cake


There are numerous festivals in Asia, and our first Battambang mid autumn (Moon Cake) festival was celebrated by a visit from our good friend Tao, his mother Patience and her partner from China. Those who have been on a tour with us to Yunnan would have met there. The threesome traveled from Kunming to Bangkok, then took […]