Tag Archives: chinese food

NYE Special: Restaurants Hopping

I know, I know. It’s been 2 weeks since we stepped into 2013 so please excuse me for posting the NYE special this late. My childhood friend Becca (Yes you got a new name now) and I were two loners on NYE who JUST COULD NOT decide where to go for countdown. Despite the fact […]

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the hottest summer, salty crepe & green bean slushies

Here’s the live reporting straight from Beijing! I’m currently doing summer school in Peking University with students from different universities around the world. This summer is the hottest one that I’ve ever had and when I walk under the sun I feel like either I’m on fire/sweating so much that I’m almost melted. So my […]

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a foodie field trip

“A human being is primarily a bag for putting food into.” – George Owell. Indeed, Terence, Rebecca and I decided to turn ourselves into some huge bags by  going on the ultimate foodie field trip on the Yuen’s siblings last day in Hong Kong. This was our schedule: late lunch at 2pm, all you can […]

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dim sum & coming across a no-lady

One of my favourite things to do back home is to go out for dim sum with mama yue on early mornings. However, from time to time the waiter at the Cha Lou (how we call dim sum place in Cantonese) will make you share a table with some random strangers. Most of the time […]

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All the good old times

Even though my summer has barely started, I’m already super excited about everything because a lot of my friends are coming to visit Hong Kong and I get to bring them around! So yesterday I met up with my friend from McGill and his sister for some good old times Chinese food. Our first stop […]

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Food catalog.

Taking a break with Samia at Juice Booster Samia:”Let’s take pictures of you having different facial expressions” Me: “NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO” and here’s the accidental result. My love for Jean Vius’s chicken wings never dies…….. except I had way too much this time. Random outing for HOTPOT. Ran out of Pocky again….. Being cooking mama for an […]

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Late night munchies

Life is when you go to Chinatown at 10:30 at night with your friends to have some late night munchies. New Dynasty is now officially my new best friend! They deliver food very fast and everything they make feels like home. It’s rare to find an authentic place where they serve legit Hong Kong food […]

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Guest post: Seafood & Pork Fried Rice from Mum’s Kitchen

When you’re studying abroad, there’s nothing more you miss than your mum’s cooking. My mum knows how to cook almost everything and I really ought to learn more from her! A big hug to my mum for letting me to feature her cooking on this blog :) the sliced pork and shrimps were made ready […]

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