• Eating roast meat on the beach?

    Eating roast meat on the beach?

    Imagine me sitting under the shade of a colorful umbrella on a beach in Honolulu tanning my toes and enjoying a plate of Hong Kong roast meat rice and a cup of milk tea. Well, yeah, that…

  • It ain't nice without the rice

    It ain’t nice without the rice

    Another weekend’s here which means I’ve been craving Indian curry rice for two months now. I just haven’t had a chance to go get my fix. Still I’m sure everyone’s relieved to hear I’m planning to ease…

  • Beefing about Mrs Daggers

    Beefing about Mrs Daggers

    Hoping to beef up our rather sad Picky Eater Approved Restaurant List, we went to a new (to us) Korean restaurant and ended up beefing about Mrs Daggers instead. We’ve visited this eatery once before. The place…

  • Salad and chopsticks

    Just another regular day. I’m out eating alone. Again. I’m a vet at this, vet as in veteran, not veterinarian lol and I kinda enjoy it. It’s quite liberating because I don’t have to talk to anyone,…

  • Chasing dimsum

    Chasing dimsum

    The weekend took us on a long drive to a suburb far away. It’s not something I’m too crazy about, chasing food to the ends of the earth but sadly, we can’t find anything better in the…

  • Finally, roast pork with dry wantan noodles

    Finally, roast pork with dry wantan noodles

    I’ve been hankering after that siu yoke (crispy skin roasted pork) ever since our dinner at that obscure restaurant in the swanky part of town whose siu yoke was all sold out for the day. Now one…

  • Herbal chicken noodle soup, the real deal

    That #herbal noodle #soup

    I love it when menus come with photos of the food. At least it gives me some idea of what I’m getting. But photos can be misleading at best. A photo could look really good, leading you…

  • On an obstacle course to a great dinner

    Weekend dinners can be exciting especially when you don’t know where you’re going and the anticipation is driving you crazy. Seems like we’ve been speeding along for miles before entering a dungeon of a parking lot in…

  • Meeting Briyani for the second time

    Meeting Briyani for the second time

    Twas a Sunday morning after a quick errand that we went in search of an early lunch. At 9:30 in the morning! What are you talking about? you ask, shouldn’t that be breakfast? Well, we’re known to…

  • Apparently you CAN win

    Just when it seems you simply can’t win, apparently you can. As the story goes, I was hankering after an elusive meal of fried rice which the Food Gods were determined I shouldn’t have and I was…