A Creature of Habit

A Creature of Habit

I like having my little routines. I’m not very organised, but I find a certain comfort in the repetitive patterns of daily life. It makes me feel good to be able to mentally tick items off a list that seldom…

Doing Nothing In Phuket

Doing Nothing In Phuket

We set out for Phuket with one objective in mind – to do nothing. All things considered, we pulled it off pretty well. We did nothing at the beach – if reading and sea sports still count as nothingness. And…

Consumed: Chikuwa Tei

Consumed: Chikuwa Tei

Chikuwa Tei is the reincarnation of Far East Plaza’s Wasabi Tei, where the chef was notorious for yelling at errant customers who didn’t know the restaurant’s unspoken rules. The chef has mellowed considerably, but it was the service that was…

‘Tis The Season

‘Tis The Season

It isn’t much of a secret that I don’t like Christmas. I must have stopped loving Yuletide when I was around 11 or 12, when I first became cognisant of the obligations, disappointments and other such family-related drama that accompany…

Ouch, My Face

I surprised many people today by tweeting that I’ve had only three facials in my entire life. The first was when I was 10 years old. It wasn’t my idea, it hurt, and it left my face bruised by an…

New York City: Memorable Meals And Moments

New York City: Memorable Meals And Moments

We’ve had a few food and travel adventures lately. I could probably write a dozen posts just about the amazing gastronomical experiences in New York, but that could take a while. So instead, I present you some highlights. Extremely fresh…

My Cubicle Comics

My Cubicle Comics

I’m clearing out my workstation this morning – it’s amazing how much crap you accumulate over two years. Before tossing these in the recycling bin, I took a photo for memories’ sake.

Consumed: New Desserts at Food For Thought 8Q

Consumed: New Desserts at Food For Thought 8Q

I’m a big fan of Food for Thought¬†– I had my birthday party at the 8 Queen Street branch last year, and it was awesome. (Read about it and see photos on my friends’ blogs.)¬†We also like to brunch at…