I am a pretty tolerant person – well usually. I try not to sweat the small stuff. But when you order a deli from your regular subway store.. and they either forget to give you the eggs in the “ham and egg deli sandwich” .. or forgets to toast the bread.. when you asked for … [Read more…]
It pays to be nice to the chinese restaurant owner.. for they always think of you .. during the festive season .. even though.. not many ppl in this town knows about it. I had offered to collaborate with the high school here for the exchange students from Asia… to have a reunion dinner at … [Read more…]
When you are where I am for Chinese New Year.. where there are less than 10 asians around your area.. the size of Singapore.. there is really nothing you can do for Chinese New Year. if i asked my neighbours if they knew when Chinese New Year is .. they probably look at me.. as … [Read more…]
Housewarmings are great to go to .. because not only can you view other people’s houses .. you get to eat a fine spread of food provided by the host. I love how the westerners do their own food during their gatherings like this.. and they rope in their relatives and family to help them … [Read more…]
I swear John Chow eats out as much as I did .. when i was traveling around the world.. with the hotel i worked for. But of course mine were paid by company expenses, and for those who are not aware who John Chow is.. he is a pro-blogger from Vancouver. I probably would be … [Read more…]
Sweetness in the salt..?? hehehe!! how does one find sweetness in the salt i hear you asking. Well.. it’s not a dish.. but it’s something we use everyday. But don’t be fool.. because it’s the new tvb show I’m watching.. and it’s all about salt merchant. Check out my entertainment blog for the next episode.
I was having such a bad throat.. and my blogging buddy .. Barb told me about Honey with Lemon .. to soothe the throat.. and I’ll have to tell you … it works..!!!! so if you ever get a sore throat.. or scratchy throat, try this. Thanks .. Barb..!! yer a life-saver..!!
One of the things i missed most about home is getting wedding invites and attending the a chinese wedding banquet. For those who are not aware of this.. the chinese wedding banquet is unlike the western wedding.. where you have a 3 course dinner. The Chinese Wedding banquet consist of at least 9 course.. and … [Read more…]
The chinese eating experience is definitely not different from the West, like the east, a lot of things are discussed during meal times. In fact, i think parents uses this time wisely .. to find out things about their children.. be it a new girlfriend.. or school work and even those who are already working. … [Read more…]