Category Archives: Lazy breakfasts

Just bread and jam

Even a simple supper of bread and jam can be delectable when the ingredients are right. Bread: Paul’s bakery. Jam: Dark cherry and kirsch wasser (cherry schnapps).

Just bread and jam

Even a simple supper of bread and jam can be delectable when the ingredients are right. Bread: Paul’s bakery. Jam: Dark cherry and kirsch wasser (cherry schnapps).

Surprising Phoon Huat: Not just a store for bakers

I’m not a baker. I love to improvise too much to be a good one. The closest I’ve come to handling dough and enjoying it, has been to roll out store-bought pastry for sausage rolls. It was very therapeutic, rolling

Surprising Phoon Huat: Not just a store for bakers

I’m not a baker. I love to improvise too much to be a good one. The closest I’ve come to handling dough and enjoying it, has been to roll out store-bought pastry for sausage rolls. It was very therapeutic, rolling

Celebrating everything: National Day, HoliDay, MakanDay!

1st day of the long weekend: We started with a magnificent thunderstorm at 5.30 am – red skies and rain-lashed winds. Then a walk by the bay, followed by breakfast of stir-fried Chee Cheong Fun (carrot cake style) and an

Celebrating everything: National Day, HoliDay, MakanDay!

1st day of the long weekend: We started with a magnificent thunderstorm at 5.30 am – red skies and rain-lashed winds. Then a walk by the bay, followed by breakfast of stir-fried Chee Cheong Fun (carrot cake style) and an

Breakfast Club: Orange Coffee

I like waking up early on the weekends because it always feels like I have the whole day ahead of me, and also because it’s a real nice feeling to know you can turn over and snooze for a couple

Breakfast Club: Orange Coffee

I like waking up early on the weekends because it always feels like I have the whole day ahead of me, and also because it’s a real nice feeling to know you can turn over and snooze for a couple

Breakfast Club: Smoked Trout Open-faced Sandwich

Sunday brunch is a big thing in Berlin. Normal restaurants, cafes (and even some bars – very bad idea)  turn into all day fruhstuck (breakfast) buffets serving up endless platters of cold-cuts, salads, bread, fruits, crepes, desserts, and hot-plates of

Breakfast Club: Smoked Trout Open-faced Sandwich

Sunday brunch is a big thing in Berlin. Normal restaurants, cafes (and even some bars – very bad idea)  turn into all day fruhstuck (breakfast) buffets serving up endless platters of cold-cuts, salads, bread, fruits, crepes, desserts, and hot-plates of

Obsession with a Spamwich

One of the most unhealthy processed foods I can think of is luncheon meat. It’s also one of the foods I think of when I need a little bit of comfort. And now, being away from family and friends, I

Obsession with a Spamwich

One of the most unhealthy processed foods I can think of is luncheon meat. It’s also one of the foods I think of when I need a little bit of comfort. And now, being away from family and friends, I