Food

Going Japanese-a!

Going Japanese-a!

A friend of mine, Lui-in-Penh, and I arranged to meet at Aeon Mall last Friday for the much-needed breather from our daily routine. Last Friday, the weather was beautiful and sunny day in Phnom Penh, and thus was a great day for a lunch-date. Aeon […]

Photo Hunt #47: Tasty triangles

Photo Hunt #47: Tasty triangles

Foooooood! Because I was too lazy to haul my pampered behind off the sofa to get our dinner going, I broke our dieting regimen the other night by ordering this super-deluxe extreme pan pizza with sausage bites and extra cheese. We hadn’t had pizza for […]

Birthday kan Padaba (Mahal) Ko

Birthday kan Padaba (Mahal) Ko

After several weeks of being busy with the international women’s conference that I helped organise, I am finally free and back to my normal routine. I was relieved when the last of the participants left Phnom Penh on Nov 25, coinciding with my husband’s birthday. […]

Litratong Pinoy #34: Almusal (breakfast)

Litratong Pinoy #34: Almusal (breakfast)

Hindi ako mahilig mag-almusal. Ewan ko ba kung bakit. Isa marahil ay ang pagiging malayo ko sa mga mapang-suring mata ng aking Ina nang ako ay nag-aaral pa sa unibersidad. Sa boarding-house kasi ako naka-tira, at, dahil wala ngang parental control, ay nakasanayan ko nang […]

Photo Hunt #35: Breakfast

Photo Hunt #35: Breakfast

My husband and I love to spend weekends in Kep. And while there, we stay at our friend’s newly opened guesthouse. Called the Kep Lodge, it offers six charming bungalows with a great view of the Gulf of Thailand and Bokhor mountain. We stay longer […]

I made this!

I made this!

My husband loves pork chop very much that it is served every week at home. They are tasty on their own, but I have to say that they’re even tastier when they are marinated before cooking. Soaking the pork in basic marinade such as soy […]

Experiencing old-world Nepal

Experiencing old-world Nepal

… at Dwarika Hotel.Okay, I didn’t actually stay there but I did dine there on one occasion with my colleagues. After a 30-min ride from Hotel Yak and Yeti, where we were staying, we were dropped off in the street amidst the hustle-bustle of the […]

Juice Mio!

Juice Mio!

Living in Cambodia for a long time now makes me get used to signs that are funny, or, are not intending to be funny but because of the outrageous word combination (i.e., translations or context) it takes on another meaning (humorous) or no meaning at […]

Funny Khmenglish signs

Funny Khmenglish signs

Living in Cambodia for a long time now makes me get used to signs that are funny or are not intending to be funny but because of the outrageous word combination (i.e., translations or context) it takes on another meaning (humorous) or no meaning at […]

Litratong Pinoy #010: Ayaw Ko

Litratong Pinoy #010: Ayaw Ko

Kelangan pa bang sabihin kung bakit ayaw ko nito? Eto, close up view: Malutong. Maanghang. Malinamnam. Paborito itong papakin ng mga Khmer. Parang popcorn. Just pop one in your mouth – sharaaaap! No sir, not me. Kayo, gusto niyo? Tweet