Goat Steamboat? CNY Luncheon

The night before, I was partaking Reunion Dinner at my sister’s home when my friend WhatsApp-ed to invite my family and I to lunch. “Hey, I’ve got shitload of food for steamboat and meat for grilling. Want to come over tomorrow for lunch at 12nn?” Invitation accepted! Valerie and Ryan would be visiting my in-laws … Continue reading

Home Is Where My Dad Is

Usually, a “reunion” dinner is served on the night of Mid-Autumn Festival just before the indulgence of mooncakes, pomelo and Chinese tea, but my dad cooked us lunch on Sunday knowing that we’ll all be working on Monday. Valerie came into my room and announced that it was time to go to Gong Gong’s house … Continue reading

Twe Kee Hainanese Chicken Rice – Untweaked Tradition

Hainanese Chicken Rice (HCR) is considered as one of Singapore’s National Dish. It is often served as food that represents Singapore at international expositions and global events abroad, not to mention Singaporean-run restaurants overseas. Today, I had the privilege of eating one of the most authentic preparation (along with other traditional dishes) by Mr. and … Continue reading

This Little Piggy Stayed At Home

Since the children started work (Valerie has just started school again – pursuing her phD programme now with NUS), it is rare we have dinner together at home. The supermarket would have closed by the time they get off work (I don’t go to the wet market anymore). Last night was special. Vanessa and Sam … Continue reading