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Eat Drink Edinburgh – Lovage – Pretty lights and lovely food

Eat Drink Edinburgh – Lovage – Pretty lights and lovely food

Everything is so close together in Edinburgh that you can keep walking down the Royal Mile and miss many hidden gems and quiet side streets along the way. This is especially so around the quieter middle of the Royal Mile, far away from the castles […]

Eat Drink Edinburgh – Breakfast, Hogs and Eating In

Eat Drink Edinburgh – Breakfast, Hogs and Eating In

Edinburgh isn’t all just pubs. We found a fantastic breakfast place, and even managed to eat in for a few meals to save £££. *** Breakfast – The Edinburgh Larder Due to jet lag, we kept waking up at ridiculously early hours in Edinburgh. I was […]

“Wanton Mee” – a melancholy film about Singapore’s hawker food scene

“Wanton Mee” – a melancholy film about Singapore’s hawker food scene

Hubby and I had just finished watching an excellent episode of Netflix’s “Ugly Delicious” on tacos and were pondering the simple dishes we grew up with that make up much of our identity as a Singaporean and Malaysian. “I wish they would make a documentary […]

Eat Drink Edinburgh – The Pubs of Edinburgh

Eat Drink Edinburgh – The Pubs of Edinburgh

Edinburgh is like a pleasant wine – it is easy to drink, easy to love, and leaves one with a pleasant memory and yearning to return again. It is also an immensely beautiful city with it’s old and storied buildings, cobblestoned roads and wonderful little […]

Neho Asian Tapas – Victoria Park

Neho Asian Tapas – Victoria Park

Neho Asian Tapas is one of hubby’s and my favourite places to eat at. When friends and family from overseas come to visit, this is one of our usual go-to places to take them. The place used to be called Chingrish until they changed their […]

Sibu Instant Kampua – The Kitchen Food Sibu

Sibu Instant Kampua – The Kitchen Food Sibu

While browsing through the Winthrop Oriental (Asian grocery store) one day, I came across this surprising instant noodle packet! It was a pleasant surprise and a bit of novelty to find Sarawak food packaged up and sold as instant noodles here in Perth. Of course […]

Homestead Brewery, Mandoon Estate – Swan Valley

Homestead Brewery, Mandoon Estate – Swan Valley

A few months ago, we had the praises of the Mandoon Estate and its casual dining restaurant – the Homestead Brewery – sung to us, so we decided to make a day trip of it to the Swan Valley and check this place out. We […]

Uber Eats Delivery Fee in metro and suburban areas

Uber Eats Delivery Fee in metro and suburban areas

This is something everyone has probably already figured out if you use Uber Eats – they have two different delivery fees depending on where you live in Perth: $5 for Perth Metro and it’s surrounds $6.95 for the outer suburbs I haven’t been able to […]

Diner One – Willagee (the one I wished was around when I was in uni)

Diner One – Willagee (the one I wished was around when I was in uni)

Diner One in Willagee is exactly the kind of spot I wish had been open when I was still a student (and still skinny enough to enjoy unhealthy food like this regularly). It has the perfect combination of being both cheap, hearty and tasty. The […]

Roast Paradise – Old Airport Road Hawker Centre, Singapore

Roast Paradise – Old Airport Road Hawker Centre, Singapore

In my About Me page, I talked about how food can be art, and how eating extremely well-done food is a near-transcendent experience. You know, the one where at first bite and taste and swallow, an imaginary choir of pre-pubescent boys erupt in sweet choral […]