C-Novel Review : Silent Separation (何以笙箫默)

Following from completing the popular novel, Come & Eat, Shan Shan (杉杉来吃), another highly recommended novel by one of my favorite novelist – Gu Man (顾漫 ) would be Silent Separation (何以笙箫默). Silent Separation (何以笙箫默) is a short and sweet story about two college sweetheart that was separated over some misunderstanding. Seven years later, fate brought them back … More C-Novel Review : Silent Separation (何以笙箫默)

Brunch @ Rimba & Rusa

A friend whom we were to meet up recommended a cool and beautiful cafe located in Kota Damansara recently. So we decided to head down to Rimba & Rusa, another creative creation from the talented veteran of Wondermilk cafe chain. Located in Sunway Nexis, Kota Damansara, this 2-level venue is a perfect place for families … More Brunch @ Rimba & Rusa

Exploring Nishiki Market (錦市場, Nishiki Ichiba), Kyoto

One of the must visit place that I have always included in my trip to Kyoto is Nishiki Market (錦市場). However, faith as it is, never managed to get around visiting the place. This week, I finally managed to visit Nishiki Market (錦市場). Because the market is open only during the day, to ensure that … More Exploring Nishiki Market (錦市場, Nishiki Ichiba), Kyoto

C-Novel Review : Come & Eat, Shan Shan (杉杉来吃)

When I fly long haul, I usually spent the long hours on-board the flight by reading C-Novel that I have save for Offline reading. Accompanied by listening to my favourite music, I find reading C-Novel very relaxing vs watching movies. Hence, during my recent flight to Japan, I took the opportunity to re-read 2 novels … More C-Novel Review : Come & Eat, Shan Shan (杉杉来吃)

Exploring Osaka Castle (大阪城)

When one is visiting Osaka, one of the not to be missed to visit is the most famous landmarks of Osaka, Osaka Castle (大阪城). This Japanese Castle played a major role in the unification of Japan back in the sixteenth century during the Azuchi-Momoyama period. Our journey to Osaka Castle (大阪城) started from our walk (estimated about 5 mins … More Exploring Osaka Castle (大阪城)

A morning out @ Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社)

Yes, I am back in Kyoto for another adventure. It is now Spring / end of winter and the weather is getting warmer vs how it was last month. Today, we decided to explore an important Shinto Shine located at the southern of Kyoto, Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社, Fushimi Inari Taisha). Famous for its thousands of vermilion torii … More A morning out @ Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社)

Braised Pork Ribs

I love braising as it is a healthy cooking method that also retained the moist and natural flavor of the food. For dinner tonight, I adapted the recipe adapted from Omnivore’s Cookbook. Using her Mom’s Best Braised Pork Spare Ribs recipe, I adapted some of the ingredients only because I do not have some of the ingredients readily … More Braised Pork Ribs