Oh, The Good Life!

During Lao You Ji‘s dinner, Adrian arranged for our next gathering to be at his house. It would be a poolside party! We should each bring a bottle of wine and food would be provided by Ade. Very quickly, that day arrived… Ross worked on the night shift and had just woken up from his slumber. … Continue reading

Pulau Ubin – The Legend of An Elephant, A Frog And A Pig!

Three animals from Singapore challenged each other to a race to reach the shores of Johor, Malaysia, with the unsuccessful animal turning into stone. All three animals faced many difficulties and failed. The elephant and pig together turned into Pulau Ubin whilst the frog became Pulau Sekudu or Frog Island. Thus born the legend of … Continue reading

Happy 49th Birthday Singapore! 新加坡国庆节快乐!

I was offered two tickets (very hard to come by) to one of our National Day Parade (NDP) Combined Rehearsals (CR) last month but unfortunately, I was away in Macau. However, I was able to capture some scenes in two outings (June and July) in between my travels and would like to share them with … Continue reading

Old Streets I Have Walked

I took a quiz online “Which famous quote describes your life?” and got “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”. It elaborated further, “You are a very adventurous person. You love to explore new possibilities, try out everything that has not been tried … Continue reading

It’s A Marvellous Goal!

I know nothing about football although Ryan said it is fun and we should all play it sometime. Ya right! Like I want to be hurt. That’s what I witnessed during a match on 15th April 2014 – the pain and joy! Pahang FA is the reigning champion of Malaysia Super League on the back … Continue reading

Phong Phrang Seafood Restaurant & Aphrodite Cabaret Show – Phuket Trip Day 2

We met the driver at Laem Hin Pier and Valerie told him where we wanted to eat. He gave excuses that it being a Friday night, there would be traffic jam and we would be late for our cabaret show. He recommended a place where we could have nice seafood dinner with enough time to … Continue reading

French Haute Cuisine @ Joël Robuchon Restaurant Singapore

While sipping my aromatic robust skinny latte and chewing on my rose flavoured macaron in PasarBella, I got an incoming call. I was invited for dinner… Joël Robuchon, the world’s most decorated Michelin-starred chef, has planted a pair of his babies, the L’atelier de Joël Robuchon and Joël Robuchon Restaurant in Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa. Joël … Continue reading

Mad About MAD! – Modern Asian Diner

Yap was getting pretty excited as the week drew nearer to Adrian’s birthday (who was away in Thailand for his holidays). He WhatsApp me to seek my opinion about a restaurant he saw on Groupon site. I was agreeable and why not? Having bubbly in the afternoon is an indulgence Adrian would love. The usher … Continue reading

Early Reunion Steamboat Dinner @ King Restaurant (Macau)

Chinese New Year is around the corner! My Hong Kong and other overseas friends were with me in Macau and we wanted to celebrate a “reunion” before everyone goes back to our respective countries. We enquired about having steamboat, a popular reunion dinner meal which was not on King Restaurant’s menu, and they agreed to … Continue reading

Restoran Clan 大家城点心茶楼 @ Sri Petaling

After lunch at Restoran Alison, Paul realised that I was in slippers and said, “This is a big event and we would be running around. I think it would be better if we got you a pair of flats.” So off we go to Carrefour to shop for shoes. I found a suitable design and … Continue reading