Bali / 2015

The best cure for Post-Tournament Syndrome is Pre-Tournament Syndrome.* Jimbaran Bay stretched out to the horizon. My memories, too, had no beginning and no end.  This is what Bali taught me: in the life of a traveller, some experiences aren’t just moments, to be fondly recalled but mostly forgotten. Sometimes they’re Moments —circumstances, conditions and coincidences that…

the ephemeral life

It was a quick affair. My darling mother asked, “what do you want?”. I said a bento box, please, ebi tempura. And in a blink of an eye all I had left was this: This says a lot more about my life than I would like. Fast, furious and quiet; burning moments that fly too…

My roommates are awesome. 2/3 of cooking nights for Italian Cuisine Month survived.

The best thing about Singapore (is everything)

Hello, or as they say in Singapore: …still Hello.  Personal HIGHLIGHTS Watched WICKED, went to the BEST ZOO ever, killed my feet in UNIVERSAL STUDIOS and bought new clothes! Important Notes Before the first, I’d like to thank my mom, whose sheer awesomeness, God-given talents and hardworking skills made all of this possible, including my…

Places: Isdaan

(Isdaan crosses the thin line from simple restaurant to a “place”. It’s not just a place to find food –it’s a restaurant slash fun park and all galore. While it lacks gourmet food and a cubic meter empty of people, Isdaan makes more than enough for it with an abundance of “barrio fiesta” food, color and…