A call out for cake recipes, cancer help and donations. Read on to find out how. Continue reading Coffee and Cake for a Cause
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
For the first time in my life I cooked a crab. Two actually, and this, after my first attempt at cooking crayfish last weekend. I didn’t kill them myself; I got the fishmonger to help me kill them (memories of how my mother’s thumb was hurt after a particularly frisky crustacean used its pincers to … Continue reading Adventures of the culinary kind
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
Today my country lost a hero, a titan, a Man who set a vision for this island nation, who transformed what was essentially a tiny outpost, to what it is today – a global city. He was an imposing figure, and I remember always being struck by how full of conviction he sounded whenever he … Continue reading Goodbye, Mr Lee
I need to get this off my chest. Before I lose the ability to get online and on the internet (wheee!) 2014 has been a really good year emotionally. In fact, I think it has been the best year for me. Of course, nothing is perfect ( could be a matter of appetite?) but I … Continue reading A note of thanks
Received the most unbelievable message in my LinkedIn inbox a few days ago. Gee thanks, mum, for my ‘pretty eyes’ and for the compliment from this random bloke. But how… inappropriate. If you are going to make small talk surely you should refrain from comments such as these. And if you are looking to flirt … Continue reading I have nice eyes. Really? Is that what you are going to say to me?