Christmas Kitchen Décor Ideas to Bring the Festive Cheer
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | December 12, 2019
    Even though it’s known as the heart of the home, the kitchen is always one room in the home that becomes slightly neglected when it comes to the Christmas décor. Throughout the festive period, the kitchen is used non-stop, whether that’s to prepare some bucks fizz and snacks, or for cooking Christmas day dinner, you can guarantee that there will always be something happening in there. By giving your kitchen a Christmas makeover, you’ll instantly bring the festive cheer and brighten up your interiors for Christmas!

    Wonderful Wreaths

    When Christmas arrives, and we can finally get our gorgeous Christmas decorations down from the loft, you often find that the wreath on the front door is always the first decorative touch to add. Many people think that wreaths are designed for the front doors only, but that’s not the case at all! Wreaths are a beautiful touch to add to your home, whether that’s the kitchen doors, above your cooker or even hanging from your dresser. Wreaths are a bea...
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    What To Buy A Foodie for Christmas
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | November 29, 2019
    There is no denying the excitement that is already building when it comes to the thought of Christmas. We know for a fact there are a lot of people like us and that a lot of us, be it for a gift or simply purchasing to use or share with family at Christmas, love buying food related items. We thought that if you happened to be a foodie like us or know a foodie and wondered what on earth you should get them for Christmas, it would be a great idea to share some gift round-ups with you of what to buy Foodies this year and even what to eat! There is so much amazing choice out there but we found 5 great guides to help you grab the right gift this year. Mummy in a Tutu has rounded up some amazing things from Tala Cookware to Jelly Belly holiday flavoured Jelly beans. One of our absolute favourites though are the amazing saucepans, because you could surely cook up a storm w...
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    The Art of Meditation
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | October 29, 2019
    The majority of Thai people (nearly 95%) are Buddhists, and one of the principle features of Buddhism is its focus on meditation and thus the attainment of nirvana: a transcendental state in which desire and suffering are overcome and the practitioner escapes the cycles of karma and reincarnation to attain a higher state. There seem to be as many methods of meditation as there are teachers, but some of its common features are using a single word (often the name of Buddha) as a focus, controlled breathing, and an attempt to view your thoughts dispassionately and from the outside, thus finding ways to control and dismiss your worries and find solutions to your problems. For example, you may be worrying about any number of things: your family; your relationship; your job; your health; and events in the wider world. Sometimes these worries can feel like spinning plates: just as you give one a little twist to keep it going, another will start to wobble. You run to set it going again, but now th...
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    Thai Slow Cooker Recipes
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | September 21, 2019
    When the leaves start falling and the weather starts to change, all we want is warming comfort food to come home to. One of the best ways to do this is by making use of your slow cooker. You pop all the ingredients in when you get up in the morning and then eat it when you get home at the end of a cold, dark day - it's perfect. Now, just because you're not standing in front of a stove for a few hours does not mean you can't enjoy delicious Thai food because there are so many slow cooker recipes that make delicious Thai food that you'd be mad not to try them. So, here is a round up of a few recipes for you to try. Slow Cooker Thai Beef Curry It’s true that the long, slow cooking period mellows flavors. But bold spices, in bold amounts, will hold their own over time. Here, we start with big flavor from a good amount of curry paste and fish sauce, and we finish with...
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    Powerful Affirmations & The Power of Positive Thinking
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | August 21, 2019
    Words are extremely powerful, whether they’re spoken aloud or in our minds and shouldn’t be underestimated. A single word, all on its own, can plant a seed within our minds and if left to grow overtime, particularly if it is fed and watered with more words and thoughts can grow and manifest into an actual reality. This is all well and good when that initial, fledgling word is a positive one, but when it’s negative this can have harmful effects on your whole mindset. The problem with negative thoughts is that they can become self-fulfilling prophecies. We talk ourselves into believing that we're not good enough. And, as a result, these thoughts drag down our personal lives, our relationships, and our careers. It might sound like a terrible cliché but in order to achieve success, a positive frame of mind is essential. Yes, it is impossible to be positive 100% of the time but the important thing is that positivity rather than negativity is the overriding emotion. What is an Affirmation?
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    Is All Thai Food Spicy?
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | July 9, 2019
    Something we hear a lot in Thai Terre is that when people are considering restaurants in East Sussex they dismiss Thai food because someone in the party doesn’t like spicy food, so we decided it was time to put to rest the myth that all Thai food is spicy.

    There is a health benefit in eating spicy Thai food.  Spices in large quantities reduce intestinal bacteria and parasites, so in the tropics, people adopted spicy food and simply felt better.

    Spicy food also increases blood circulation and it also helps regulate sweating, which keeps the body cool. Spicy food brings the blood from the core to the skin’s surface and dilates the capillaries in the skin, which helps us to sweat and expel the heat. Thai food is a blend of strong flavor’s giving sensations of spicy, sweet, salty and sour combinations complimented with many aromatic infusions.

    Thai cuisine is born of a melting pot of different flavours and influences, includi...
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    Time with Thailand’s Treasures
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | June 15, 2019
    With a bright and vibrant culture there are so many things to see and do in Thailand because this is a dream Thailand Holiday whether going on your own, on a gap year or with family and friends.


    On the top of many to do lists would be to visit an Elephant wildlife park/reserve and help look after  the elephants for a while. We have all seen pictures of people basically sat in the lap of an elephant that was lying down which just seems incredible and so many would love to experience it and call it one of the most life-altering experiences of their lives.


    There are so many beautiful beaches which are stretches of white sand and clear blue waters such as Ko Pha Ngan and the Phi Phi ...
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    5 Top Thai Summer Dishes
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | May 23, 2019
    It cannot be denied any more... The sun is officially shining. However, that doesn't mean you can't still enjoy some amazing Thai food throughout the summer. Thai cuisine is not just for winter but for all year round. Whether you like sweet, savoury, spicy or sticky there is a Thai dish sure to impress your friends and family over the summer season! We thought it would be a great idea to round up a few of our favourite recipes for you to try at home either in the kitchen or on the barbecue. BUT don't forget, we'll be open all summer long too, so if you don't feel like cooking, you'll be able to pop on down instead!

    Chicken Skewers with Satay Style Peanut Sauce

    Delicious chicken tenders, conveniently put on skewers for some easy dipping action and then an amazing satay style peanut butter dip to go with it - what's not to love?! This super easy and healthy recipe comes from Savor...
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    Thai Cooking Essentials
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | April 15, 2019
    a big pink bowl of green and red chillis So you've been out and visited your local highly rated Thai Restaurant (we don't like to brag but... thanks) and you tried the most delicious food which you simply must recreate at home...or at least try. The thing is, where do you start with Thai cooking? If you're going to cook one dish, you might as well create a Thai larder of sorts as you won't use up all of your ingredients in just one dish and let's face it, once you've tried one Thai dish, you'll just want to try more and more. So when it comes to Thai Cooking Essentials, here is what you should have in your cupboard.

    Jasmine Rice

    This Thai staple, a long-grain rice with a nutty flavor, is a must-have (especially if you have a rice cooker to do the work for you). The rule of thumb is to cook one cup per person.

    Sticky Rice

    Also known as glutinous rice, this is the other go-to Thai accompaniment. It needs to be steamed as it’s prepared; to achieve the perfect consistency ...
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    5 Vegetarian and Vegan Thai Recipes
    POSTED BY Thai Terre | March 31, 2019
    Just because you're a vegetarian or indeed vegan does not mean you cannot enjoy Thai Cuisine. We ourselves have a number of vegetarian dishes on our menu that a lot of our diners enjoy, but we thought it would be great to share a selection of 5 Thai vegetarian recipes for you to try at home that the whole family will enjoy!

    Spicy Thai Noodles

    The chunky chef has created this delicious looking recipe for Spicy Thai Noodles that is ready in just 20 minutes. Deliciously spicy with hints of sweetness, these thai noodles are an amazing addition to your dinner table. Try them tonight!

    Rainbow Vegetarian Pad Thai

    Pinch of Yum ...
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