How to make simple San Choi Bao

Move over Spaghetti Bolognaise.. there's another recipe that is currently more deserving of that ever-present packet of mince in my freezer! Although there will always be a place for a good quality, slow-cooked bolognaise on our dinner table, at the time of writing this post, my family is far more excited by the sight of San Choi Bao, as demonstrated by Continue Reading

10 Top Spots to Stop on Jl. Terogong Raya

  There is no denying, Jakarta streets are vibrant, spirited, challenging, in places grotty, as well as boasting natural beauty, often grid-locked and possessing mind-blowing extremes and contrasts. Jl. Terogong Raya in South Jakarta is no exception. This stretch of road meanders from the far edge of Pondok Indah over two waterways and winds Continue Reading

Say Hello to Evie from Monolog Quality Coffee Co.

Almost 18 months ago, Liz took me to a cafe called Monolog. I recall her telling me that the cafe was in the car park of a shopping centre. I must admit the sound of the locale had me a little worried, but my concerns were quickly put to rest as I was faced with a chic European-inspired alleyway lined with seats and tables and filled with the buzz of people Continue Reading