Category Archives: food/drink

Things and places I miss in Singapore 1-5

Watching Crazy Rich Asians made me wish they’d shown more of Singapore. So I thought I’d compile an off the cuff, not in any order list of places I miss in Singapore. Brinda’s has amazing Indian food. The only things I … Continue reading

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Clinton St Baking & Co. (Review)

Clinton St Baking & Co, a New York favorite, has opened here in New York. Offering American Breakfast food all day (and a limited non-breakfast menu after 11:30 am) this restaurant fills a niche that is sorely lacking in options … Continue reading

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Sponsored Post: Food Playground Cooking Class

Those of you who know me in real life and are friends with me on facebook know that apart from talking about my girls, I post a lot about cooking.  I made a vow to expand my palate this year, … Continue reading

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Hay Dairy Farm

In my quest to continue to explore Singapore, I decided to go visit Hay Dairy Farm–a goat farm here in Singapore. In 1920, Mr Hay Yak Tang came to Singapore at the age of 16 as a teacher of the … Continue reading

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Sponsored Post: Halia Soul Jazz Saturdays at the Raffles Hotel

***I did not receive financial compensation for this post, but I did receive free drinks and food at Halia on the night we attended.  Views expressed are my own.*** About a month ago, I (and by extension, Ravi) were invited … Continue reading

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Hello Kitty Plushes are coming back to McD’s

In general I’ve decided to be really selective in doing sponsored posts. However, McDonald’s is already a big part of our lives, and Ellie loves Hello Kitty. Last year, McDonald’s sold Hello Kitty plushes dressed at the various McDonald’s characters … Continue reading

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Mooncakes!

In the spirit of the last post, I resolved to try mooncakes this year. What is a mooncake? (quotes are from Wikipedia) Mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pinyin: yuè bĭng) is a Chinese bakery product traditionally eaten during … Continue reading

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