Singapore Life

Singapore Life #10 – Temple Street Kitchenware Haul and Seasoning a Wok

Wow, I can’t believe we are up to Sing Life number 10. That means I’ve been blogging for 10 weeks now! Last weekend, Key and I went to Temple St in Chinatown as we both wanted a wok. We ended leaving with a bit of a kitchenware haul. I’ve mentioned Temple St in China
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Singapore Life #9 – My Singaporean Kitchen

Today, a look at some ingredients and items that are in my Singaporean kitchen.  While some of these things are new to me, a lot of them are not necessarily only available in Singapore. They are things that have inspired me lately or things that I have bought simply because I have bee
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Singapore Life #8 – Singapore Homework

We have a very exciting few months coming up. My mum and dad (aka faja) are coming to visit in August. Key and I are both heading back home for a few really quick days in September to meet a very special little man and in October, Key’s family are coming as well. I have big plans for
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Singapore Life #7 – Chinatown

The haze has mostly cleared this week. The far skyline is still a lot hazier than usual, but the air no longer smells at all. Apparently it could come back any time though, so on Thursday, I took the chance to get outside and wandered the streets of Chinatown.     Key and I have
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Singapore Life #6 – Haze Days

This week in Singapore, it has been super hazy. The haze is caused by smoke coming from (potentially illegal) land clearing fires in Indonesia. As I type, Singapore’s Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) has hit 371. This is the highest reading ever recorded in Singapore and it falls
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Singapore Life #5 – World Street Food Congress

Last Saturday we went to the World Street Food Congress. It’s fair to say I was pretty excited. There were 37 food stalls with food from 10 countries including Vietnam, America, Mexico, and India.   We were there for an early lunch on the second last day so it wasn’t
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Mystery Meat – Thick as Glue

It’s Tuesday, so it’s Key’s blog today. I have nothing more to say other than: gross.   I cant remember what this ‘thing’ was called, but I can tell you it was the thickest, gloopiest, most gelatinous monstrosity I have had the displeasure of eating.
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Singapore Life #4

We had a fairly quiet week this week, but on the weekend we went to the Singapore Food Expo. It was basically a way for vendors to showcase their brands and food and there was lots of samples as well as lots of fresh and packaged food to buy. It was absolutely packed, as most places i
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Mystery Meat – Chicken Rice

It’s Tuesday, so more Mystery Meat for you from Key. You can find the rest of his posts here.   This episode of Mystery Meat covers the magical and mysterious chicken rice. How can something so simple taste so good? It’s so uninviting and plain to the eye yet complex
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