Starting off this post with a rainbow of Pierre Hermé Macarons specially hand-carried from Paris. I had a blast catching up with Les, Zen and Marc on Sunday at Symmetry. Zen was the sweetest, surprising me with this collection of yummy macarons which he brought back from his flying around the world - Zen's a … Continue reading Friendship and Cake.
Just over 20 years ago, my family and I were living in Bangkok. Dad was posted there by his company and boy! We loved it there. The amazing food, the lovely people, the crawling traffic... Ok maybe not so much the crawling traffic. What I loved most was schooling there. Kor and I attended an … Continue reading Half the world away and back.
Sometimes in life, we get so caught up in the desire to make things more exciting, more electrifying, more exhilarating that we forget about the simple things. It's like how Mooncake Festival is just around the corner and over the years, mooncakes have evolved from being the traditional baked pastries filled with lotus paste and … Continue reading Back to Basics.
#throwback to last weekend. I had my fill of poke! Prior to this bowl from Aloha Poke at City Link Mall, I'd only had it once before at Alter Ego. And before that I made my own although my flavours skewed more towards Japanese rather than Hawaiian. Anyway, I found myself hankering after a bowl and this … Continue reading Food & Family.
Not too long ago, I shared about Flo's and my trip to Borough Market while we were in London. There, I found myself digging into Big V's Spicy Chickpea Burger Pattyig V's Spicy Chickpea Burger Patty as it sat gloriously amidst a bed of greens. As I stuffed my face with the said patty, I … Continue reading Vegging Out.
To most, being asked to gain weight would be a cause for celebration. For me, and probably the majority of those suffering from ED, it can create a lot of anxiety and fear. A lot of my ED days especially in the early years involved planning meals to a tee. And I would plan around those … Continue reading Munching through Hurdles.
Today meaning Monday, 25 April, is Alex's birthday so Happy Birthday Alex Cadby!! His birthday being on a weekday meant that we took the opportunity to celebrate it yesterday instead. Apparently, in some parts of Europe (Germany *cough cough*), celebrating or wishing a person a happy birthday before their birthday is considered to be taboo. … Continue reading Tasting the Tropics.