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Cooking a Whole Salmon

By On Monday, 10 February 2014

In a fit of exuberance, I went to the wet market at Tiong Bahru this Saturday morning and bought a whole salmon (above) to bake for a lunch party that very same… Read More


That Time of Year Again: Pineapple Tarts

By On Monday, 20 January 2014

Since I have been away for ages and hopelessly silent on the blog front (mainly because of the sheer volume of cheese I consumed whilst away in France; eating seemed to occupy… Read More


The Marvels of Mustafa

By On Saturday, 9 November 2013

…as seen through the hazy safety of an instagram filter. I was in Mustafa a few weeks ago with my Ma. We seem to go every time she visits; partly because I… Read More

Food & Drink

Happy Halloween

By On Friday, 1 November 2013

There were some seriously impressive efforts last night at the various houses we visited on our meticulously planned trick or treat route, trailing children of all ages in our wake. Including this:… Read More

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Patience’s Granola

By On Monday, 21 October 2013

My Mum is staying with me at the moment, just for a whirlwind one week. This means two things: a trip to Mustafa is inevitable as is cooking at least one new… Read More

Food & Drink

Two Very Different but Equally Lovely Books

By On Tuesday, 3 September 2013

I’m always so thrilled when any friend of mine has a book out. On the basis that I can’t really imagine being able to write more than the word count required for… Read More

Food & Drink

Breakfast Power Smoothie

By On Saturday, 17 August 2013

Now that my month long pilates challenge is finally underway – I’ve gone five times this week, with another three weeks of hour long daily classes still to go – I find that… Read More