Category Archives: personal

A First Time for Everything

I’ve lived in Singapore for years, but I don’t think I’ve ever had a proper sit-down Teochew dinner. Shame on me, I know. But places like this are good for sharing, and I don’t usually hang out in big groups. … Continue reading

Posted in food, personal, restaurant review, singapore | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Eats the Weekend! (Tian Tian chicken rice and Awfully Chocolate)

When I’m in Singapore, the weekend is the only time I can really indulge in eating out. Weekdays are usually spent cooking at home if I have time or going to my usual food haunts because they are convenient. Weekends … Continue reading

Posted in favorite, food, personal, singapore, travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Cooking?

Three pictures of my first recent forays in the kitchen. Super simple chicken soup. Chicken, potatoes, water. Salt and pepper. Some greens if available. Throw in ginger too for fuller flavor.

Posted in cooking, food, personal | Tagged | Leave a comment

And Now I’m Back Again

  Yes, I know. I’ve been silent. Even as I have renewed my blog domain name for another year. It’s just that blogging is so much different now from when I used to blog ages ago. Before Facebook. Before Twitter. … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, insights, personal | Leave a comment

Happy New Year from the Philippines!

Happy New Year readers! This is what we ate during New Year’s Eve and after the clock struck midnight. Not as grand as our Christmas meal, and mostly similar fare:

Posted in food, personal, philippines | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Some Personal Stuff

Life has been busy. It seems like I woke up after months of hibernation and suddenly I have a social life, what with reconnecting with old friends. There are also some possibilities on the horizon. Interesting times. I am still … Continue reading

Posted in motivation, personal | Leave a comment

Technology Post: iPod Classic

I started typing this post and my internet conked out (Thank you PLDT. Not!). Now managed to log in again and discovered that WordPress had not saved my draft. Anyway. I unearthed my iPod Classic 80Gb while I was packing … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, indonesia, insights, personal, singapore | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Days at Home: Thinking of Singapore Food Classics

No, I’m not just packing or unpacking. Or simply sitting on my butt waiting for the sky to fall. I’m trying to see where I can work next. It’s proving to be quite challenging, with few interesting jobs available. I … Continue reading

Posted in food, personal, singapore | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Days of Travel: What Is Not to Love About Australia?

This isn’t my first time in Australia and I have a feeling that this won’t be the last. It seems like I’m starting to slowly fall in love. I believe that Australia has now officially become the country that I … Continue reading

Posted in australia, personal, travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Days of Travel: Super Moon Over Perth

Baby the Stars Shine Bright is an album by one of my favorite groups, Everything But the Girl. In the case of the super moon tonight, it’s Baby the Moon Shines (Super) Bright.

Posted in adventure, australia, insights, personal, travel | Leave a comment