VEGGIE BURGER

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 […]

MORE THAN 4,000KM APART

A simple WhatsApp conversation I had with a friend yesterday probably triggered this post. That, in addition to the backlog of travel posts of my recent trip to Perth and New Zealand in July. The last time I counted – I saw Andrew 3 months in total last year, that’s about once every four months. […]

MUSHROOM RISOTTO

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 […]

EASIEST PAELLA EVER

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. […]

FATHER’S DAY FEAST: 2 ESTABLISHMENTS WORTH SPLURGING ON

As much as I love talking about food, taking pictures of food (and which studies show that I may have mental problems, but I do it anyway), and eating of course, I tend not to indulge extravagantly or eat big meals on a day to day basis. Simply because, it’s too expensive! With so many […]