Beach Road Scissor-Cut Curry Rice (美芝律剪刀剪咖喱饭)

I haven’t been able to stop thinking about Beach Road Scissor-Cut Curry Rice since I first visited them back in September. I’d made my way down after a particularly bad day at work. By the time I was done with my rice, all was well with the world again. Food doesn’t have to look good … Continue reading

[Bangkok] Som Tam Nua (ส้มตำนัว)

Just got back from a short trip to the land of a thousand smiles! Despite it being one of the most popular getaway destinations for Singaporeans, the last time I’d been to Thailand was a decade ago. Wish I’d known earlier what I was missing out on. As always I researched on places to eat … Continue reading

Maple & Market

There are some places that you really want to like. I’d been an occasional reader of Sarah’s Loft for about a year prior to her setting up Maple & Market, and the cakes baked by Sarah always looked so pretty. Her style, like her blog layout, is incredibly minimalistic and very Japanese-influenced. I believe she … Continue reading

[Manhattan] Five Points

Of course we couldn’t pass up a chance for brunch in the SoHo district whilst we were in Manhattan. After whittling down our options, we settled on Five Points. When we got there one Sunday morning the place was absolutely brimming with people. Even with a reservation secured by one of our brunch party (restaurant-savvy New … Continue reading

Cheng Kee Beef Kway Teow (清记牛肉粿條)

Being the daughter of a chef, I never got to eat out very much when I was a kid. Not that I’m complaining, since I get to eat out all I want now and still have the reassurance of being able to return home to a homecooked meal whenever I feel like it. Bahaha turned … Continue reading