• That pesky lodger

    That pesky lodger

    After running some errands, a friend and I went to have rice noodles in spicy soup. I’d eaten there before and found their noodles to be pretty tasty. While I like that this soup comes piping hot, when you pair this heat with its mind-blowing level of spiciness, it can be quite deadly. To be sure, the soup is more peppery than it is spicy. You can actually see peppercorns swimming in it. So then, with this double heat combo, our innocent first mouthfuls got us both spluttering and coughing as we grabbed fistfuls of tissues (they remind me of…

  • Movin' on up

    Movin’ on up

    For the most part, my lunches are boring and repetitive. I pretty much eat the same old thing every day when I’m home. What’s worst is that I don’t even mind it 😛 . It’s only on…

  • Having the whole place to yourself

    Having the whole place to yourself

    Not too long after this pasta escapade of mine, I wanted to go back for a second round. But as luck would have it, it was no longer on their promo menu, oh well! Right so if…

  • Don't gimme that pancake face

    Don’t gimme that pancake face

    My car radio is almost never on. In the years my minivan was mom’s taxi, I had it off for fear of my impressionable passengers picking up mispronunciations. And even now when I’m driving alone, I have…

  • Answer of the Year 2019!

    Answer of the Year 2019

    While I was out and about, I suddenly recalled seeing a veggie place upstairs at the mall. So I trudged up there to check out the menu and when I got there, lo and behold, it has…

  • The forgotten yummy

    The forgotten yummy

    Ever since I started my vegetarian stint, I’ve felt the need for a sugar fix every now and then. Now being a picky eater, figuring out what sweet yummies to indulge in can be quite taxing on…

  • All hazed out

    All hazed out

    I’m not much of a current affairs person but just to give you an idea of what I’ve been up to – I bet you’re just dying to know, aren’t you? – yup, I’ve been all hazed…

  • Soups and Mrs Wheelch

    Soups and Mrs Wheelch

    This is another one of those instances when I decided to try a restaurant that I’ve walked past a gazillion times and completely ignored. I’m a huge risk-taker these days lol mostly because I’m running dangerously low…

  • Something different, something meh

    Something different, something meh

    You know, I’m okay eating the same old food every day. But that doesn’t mean I ain’t thrilled when I find something new to add to my eat-out options. Unbelievable how a box of lemongrass meehoon (rice…

  • Twas a bolt of lightning

    Never too slow for fast food

    Figuring out what to eat come lunch time is often a headache for a picky eater like me. One afternoon (and this happened before I went vegetarian), I had an elderly relative with me and that really…

  • A most random surprise

    A most random surprise

    So we’ve got these beautiful days of haze, clouds and rain, at times torrential, to block out the sun and ramp up the humidity, ensuring your complexion stays fair and your skin hydrated. Oh what joy to…