How did you meet the great love of your life?

Two days into the bank holiday the question popped after a few hours and a few beers under the sun. The married ones easily spoke fondly of how they met their spouses while the not-so-married ones skiddley-doo-dah-ed, anxious to change topics. It got me thinking…When I was a child, I…

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Happy Easter, indeed. (Year 2)

My ‘One Little Word‘ last year was ‘POSSIBLE’. This year, I had a bit of trouble finding the right word until it came to me last night while reading an old blog post on some Easter weekend musings. You see, I believe my 2012 actually started during Easter. It felt like…

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Din Tai Fung: where xiao long bao is just *wow*

Forget bak kut teh, forget chicken over rice and forget kaya toasties. There was one thing on my Singapore food list I would not have left without: Din Tai Fung‘s xiao long bao. It has been a while since I’ve had decent dumplings and God knows the ones in Londontown…

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‘Cue Modern Barbecue: where I had a big fat steak

Whilst in Manila, Plaid Boy and I went on a ‘proper/normal Filo-style date’ (ie house pick-up + mall stroll + coffee + dinner + drinks) *insert yihees here* Okay so we’ve been on dates before but this was pretty exciting because we’ve never dated (each other!) in our own hometown…

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My awesome week with Mr P

So Mr P was in town a few weeks ago. Yay! Of course I was ecstatic, can’t you tell? He arrived early in the morning, day after his birthday. We went straight to Borough Market for oysters and paella. I’ve organised a sort of surprise dinner with our London friends…

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