Asian Cooking: Mom’s Claypot Rice Recipe


One of my most favourite dishes growing up is this giant pot of my mom’s homemade claypot rice. I always loved how we’d huddle round the dining table, waiting for the moment where she’d lift the lid of the pot. All those magical flavours would come wafting out and make all our mouths water. One […]

Review: Mrs Pho, Beach Road


There’s nothing quite like a piping hot bowl of comforting pho on a rainy day to warm the cockles of your heart. Especially when said cockles are tossed in fragrant chilli oil and golden, melt-in-your-mouth chunks of luscious lard. Say hello to the Cockles Stir-fried with Garlic ($7.50). Yes, I know it’s a pho place but I’ve gotta […]

Travel: Interlaken City, Swiss Alps


Oh, what a winter wonderland! Interlaken is a traditional resort in Bernese Oberland located in Central Switzerland. It’s about an 90-minute drive from the city, and is the main gateway to all the key mountains and resorts in the area. You can take a train from Zurich as well, but I loved the drive there. […]

Review: Hup Kee Fried Oyster Omelette, Newton Food Centre


Super excited that in a few months’ time, this fluffy, mouthwatering orgasmic mess is going to be just a short stroll away. Sean and I have been hitting Newton Food Centre a lot these days after meeting our ID or checking on renovations for our new place. And we’re just starting to zero in on […]