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Great Italian food in…a Tiong Bahru kopitiam

By On Thursday, 13 November 2014

We all know what a kopitiam is, right? Kopi-C, kaya toast and maybe some soft boiled eggs. Well, think again. A kopitiam (read ‘coffee shop’ if you’re still confused) over in Tiong… Read More

Brit Stuff

Tower of London poppies and London life

By On Monday, 3 November 2014

Safely back in Singapore after my sojourn in London, here’s a bit of what I got up to during my week away. Sorry for lack of posting, London internet is terrible and… Read More

Food & Drink

How Not to Look Like a D*ck in a Smart Sushi Restaurant

By On Wednesday, 30 July 2014

** SINCE POSTING THIS ENTRY, THIS ARTICLE HAS ALSO RUN IN EXPAT LIVING (JANUARY 2015). See PRESS page** Japan, as far as I can make out, is one of those places that people… Read More

Food & Drink

Lucie’s Lemon Pud

By On Saturday, 5 July 2014

I posted this picture on instagram shortly after troughing my way through several, and was flooded with emails from people asking for the recipe. Absolutely not mine, this comes courtesy of the… Read More

Day Trips

Paris City Guide

By On Friday, 4 July 2014

Following on from my recent London Lobang City Guide, I thought it might be time for another. Paris. I love this city. The women living here really do dress exceptionally stylishly, they choose… Read More

Brit Stuff

My London Lobangs

By On Monday, 12 May 2014

I often get asked by readers where they should go when they visit the ‘big smoke’. Having just spent a few cold but beautiful days in London town – the city I… Read More

Food & Drink

Molecular Gastronomy

By On Thursday, 1 May 2014

I’m a bit tired of hearing these two words. They are usually a license to charge quite a lot for fussy food that leaves a substantial hole in your wallet. Well, not… Read More