Circle of Life

I buried two of Auntie’s chickens in the past few months and frankly, was and still am devastated. They died on my watch, you see. Or more specifically, while I am here. But they were really old – no matter,I do feel like I let her down and recognize I am being silly, but still. Hens … Continue reading Circle of Life

It’s been a while

Sorry about that. The past year has been… interesting, to say the least. There were several drafts waiting to be published, but I held back, primarily because I didn’t feel the time was right for me to do so. But I think I have gotten the okay, from a conversation with the SO yesterday, when I … Continue reading It’s been a while

An eggy headache

We have #saladmonday and #saladwednesday in the office (just four of us now), primarily because it is ridiculous paying so much money for a few leaves and be faced with a limited range of options for protein and greens. Which then leads me to one of the things I played with the past two weeks: … Continue reading An eggy headache

It’s never easy

Being a mother. I see my mum, my friends, and I marvel at the pain and pressure points you have to go through. I know I caused my mum a lot of heartbreak and tears over the years. I don’t know how she keeps sane. She worried, fretted, and does so even now, of course, … Continue reading It’s never easy

Cans canned

You know, the SO was shocked a few months ago when I told him that the Bovril we have in Singapore does not contain beef. He was so disgusted that the first thing he did when we got back from the UK earlier in the year was to go to the fridge and chuck the … Continue reading Cans canned