Tag Archives: life

Weekly Photo Challenge – Renewal

Renewal is life reshaping itself.  Even a lemon can be renewed with the summer shower of raindrops.  Look at how vibrant it looks here.  You can feel the very presence of this lemon.  The drops of water gives it energy.  For what is the meaning of renewal without substance.  It makes me want to take […]

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See You in 20

What will you look like in 20 years?  This is me now. Will you still like to cook with colorful pots?  Will you still cook at all? Will you still find beauty in the simple things? Will you still love photography?  Will you have exhibited any like you always dreamed of? Will you still live […]

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Umami Burger Finally!!!

The long awaited day has miraculously arrived!  I finally got to try Umami Burger.  Gasp.  I know.  Where have I been right?  I think every single one of my friends who know me find it pretty impossible that I have yet to eat at any Umami Burger location considering what I do with food.  And […]

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Fig Tart – yes or no?

Normally I would have to say that I am not a fig person.  My mom always loved figs but I never understood what she found so delicious about them.  Growing up she always offered it to me every time she ate it and every time I would shake my head because my first taste of […]

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A Taste of Manila

Not too long ago I went to Manila with friends and family to celebrate the Grand Fiesta Gala Night for Resort World and their Grand Launch.  I love going to Manila because I always feel such a sense of warmth amongst my friends who live there.  Not to mention I also LOVE the food!  I […]

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Facelift

Okay, so my blog is WAY overdue for a “makeover”.  So guess what?  I started a facelift process already and wanted to let you all know that I am going to have lots of new things on my blog in the next month or two.  Please feel free to come back and look around to […]

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Brie Soup with Truffle Oil Recipe

  Gourmet ingredients like Brie, truffle oil, leeks and cream make this soup a special-occasion indulgence. Ingredients:  2 tbsp plus 1/4 lb. butter 2 finely diced leeks (whites only) 2 finely diced shallots 1 bay leaf 1 branch thyme 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup white wine 4 cups chicken stock; heated 1-1/2 cups 32% […]

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Adorable Cheese Boards

I saw these cheese boards via Joanna Goddard and knew I had to share this with you guys.  How genius is this?  I love finding really unique things like this.  Makes me all giggity!!!  ^_^ From top to Bottom: California, Texas, Michigan.  And my favorite?  of course California!!!!

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So Good I Could Eat It

This past Christmas, my cousin gave me a wonderful set of Philosophy cream, bath wash and lip gloss that I was ecstatic about.  I managed to use everything up and only have the lip gloss left!  I have always loved Philosophy products but don’t know why I haven’t tried every single one of them as […]

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BBQ in Hong Kong

I wanted to share with you what it is like to go out and BBQ in Hong Kong.  You may think it is the same everywhere but BBQing in Hong Kong is quite a unique and different experience.  Not something I do often in Hong Kong as the lifestyle there for me doesn’t allow me to […]

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