On a hot summer night, what is best but a glass of really cold beer is a really cool al fresco restaurant. I vowed to get healthy this summer but first a glass of beer to quench my thirst.
I think I would miss traveling a lot all because I won’t be able to buy stuff like the above that I cannot get here in Canada. The spouse loves to bring home stuff like that to surprise me and I do the same for him when I am traveling for work. While the … [Read more…]
Met up with one of my girlfriend who recently was separated from her husband. Well, I shouldn’t really say recently for it had been about 1.5 yrs now and as much as I would love to continue supporting her, it’s now getting a little tiring for me. Because I think I’ve overextended myself in the … [Read more…]
Thru’ a friend, the spouse found the perfect gift for me for my birthday because all of a sudden I decided I wanted to be healthier and drink chinese tea instead. I’ve been drinking the Steel Empress of late and also tried the Japanese Sencha that I absolutely loved. But drinking them in a traditional … [Read more…]
Met up with some friends who just came back from traveling for a drink, well – a few drinks and we came across a place that I had been to a long time ago in Taiwan. So that got me thinking again about traveling back to Asia with my friends instead of my spouse. As … [Read more…]
My son asked me if he could drink this ? since it was only 3.3% alcohol, he said to me, but it’s only a cocktail ! but you see in Taiwan the age limit for drinking is different as compared to the West. The spouse looked at him and laughed and allowed him to have … [Read more…]
I never used to like brinjai also known as eggplants to the people from the west till I came to Canada and since the spouse and kids don’t eat anything spicy, I have to cook brinjai differently. As you can see, I’ve learned to bake them with cheese and meat and once in a while … [Read more…]
I never thought I would see coffee art in Nova Scotia but I was wrong – this cafe in Dartmouth sure was surprising and lived up to its name for being the best cafe in Halifax. I read about the cafe in the Coast and had meant to visit many a times. I was finally … [Read more…]
I haven’t had a frappuccino for a long time – well ever since staying in an area that doesn’t have a Starbucks unless you head out to the city – or in Toronto or Vancouver. The spouse tried buying some for me when he was up in the city – but by the time he … [Read more…]
Saw the new commercial on Pike’s Market in Seattle – so I went out this morning – to get a cup of Caramel Frappucinno – the power of advertisement equals to pure indulgence! And the taste? absolutely fabulous!