Before you go ugh at the sound of a soy patty burger, let me start by saying I once thought that way too. I vividly remember the first time I attempted having a vegetarian burger in Toronto – a fellow backpacker I met at the hostel was so enthusiastic about introducing the restaurant, I couldn’t […]


Whenever I head to an Italian restaurant (which is hardly ever)… but when I do, I always end up ordering their risotto or seafood pasta (only if the latter is really good). I remember having my first risotto when I was about 18 or 19, and back then, my friends and I were poor, starving […]


Perhaps it is the siesta mood the entire country is in as we enjoy a 4-day weekend and celebrate Hari Raya and National Day – which called for a Spanish-inspired dish yesterday. You would not believe how easy it was to make this – I was in and out of the kitchen within 40 minutes. […]