Circuit Breaker Eats

If there is one thing that I have been 'avoiding' to do, that is to write/blog after the spate of heavy entries back in May. And so to break the cycle of heavy thoughts and life reflections, I shall blog/document my #CircuitBreaker eats for a change today 😀 With the ban on dining-in as part … Continue reading Circuit Breaker Eats

Food Mission 2019: Pronto Caffe & Bar

Pronto is a Japanese-Italian casual restaurant/cafe chain (similar to Doutor and Tully's) with many outlets across Japan, and they have recently set up shop in Singapore! Interestingly, I have walked past Pronto when I was in Hakodate and Yokohama during my last trip. But it did not occur to me to check out any of … Continue reading Food Mission 2019: Pronto Caffe & Bar

Food Mission 2016: Ah Bong’s Italian

Finally a 1st food review entry for year 2016 after more than half the year has already gone by! In the midst of daily life and the ups and downs experienced in year 2016 so far, new food and culinary experiences has been a bright spark that has brought some cheer into my life. And … Continue reading Food Mission 2016: Ah Bong’s Italian

Orh Luak Follow-Up …… And A Foodi-licious Filled Birthday Week

Did a check in my blog archives and noted that the last time I had only one entry in an entire month was back in August 2012! September flew by in a whizz, first with elections (which meant 1 long weekend as polling day was on Friday 11 September) in early September, followed by another … Continue reading Orh Luak Follow-Up …… And A Foodi-licious Filled Birthday Week

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 2 Clear Skies Part 2

DAY 2 (CON'T) Changed trains at Yau Ma Tei station to the Kwun Tong Line (green line) ...... and it was another 6 stops before reaching Wong Tai Sin MTR - where Wong Tai Sin Temple is located right beside it. Reached pretty much on schedule - around 1130 Hrs. Some background history on Wong … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 2 Clear Skies Part 2

Food Mission: Lunch @ Platypus Kitchen

Despite having a Japan entry & drama entry sitting in the drafts, had more inspiration to blog about yesterday's post gym/workout lunch at Platypus Kitchen in Bugis Junction instead. Post workout, it was already close to 3pm and decided that rather than to travel elsewhere for late lunch/snack, why not just make use some of … Continue reading Food Mission: Lunch @ Platypus Kitchen

Food Mission: Lunch @ Dulcet & Studio 1

Finally got to check out the lunch sets at Dulcet & Studio for the 1st Food Mission of year 2014 🙂 Dulcet & Studio is actually a Japanese style western cafe set up by the parent company who also owns Tampopo - and located in Liang Court as well. First discovered this place due to … Continue reading Food Mission: Lunch @ Dulcet & Studio 1

Japan 2013: Day 8 Last Moments In Kyoto & Back To Tokyo Part 4

DAY 8 (CON'T) Reached Shinagawa station around 630pm. Nothing much to 'see' as the sky would have darkened by then. Tried to hunt for the JR ticket office to get the JR Kanto Pass + reserve my train tickets to Mount Fuji for the next day (Friday) .... but wasn't able to locate the office … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 8 Last Moments In Kyoto & Back To Tokyo Part 4

Japan 2013: Day 2 Osaka Part 1

DAY 2: FRIDAY 15TH NOVEMBER 2013 Leaving For Osaka on this day! As planned, reserved a seat on the Shinkansen Hikari 461 departing for Shin-Osaka at 0710 Hrs.  So targetted to wake up around 0530 Hrs and check out before 0630 Hrs in order to take the train to Shinagawa (1 stop from Oimachi). Better … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 2 Osaka Part 1

Its October

Didn't manage to get down to blog as originally intended on Sunday evening after dinner ... so entry ended up starting off October instead ...... Sunday evening was Mid-Autumn Festival aka 中秋节 which happens on 八月十五 (lunar calendar) - celebrated with the gang on Sat evening with potluck dinner, mooncakes and lanterns and went back … Continue reading Its October