A break before the rush

Before work began getting hectic for the new school year, I headed off on a trip to Hong Kong and Korea.  It was a 10-day trip with my friend, A. The purpose of the trip was to relax and get away from work.  There was also another goal we had for the trip: and that was to eat! Hong Kong Our first stop was Hong Kong.  Hong Kong is a place I had always considered as my second home. My dad moved from Hong Kong to Australia in 1982.  My first trip to Hong Kong was when I was four. […]

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To home cook or not to home cook?

Food in Japan is typically only steps away from your door step. It is accessible, it is cheap, it is delicious.  You may even come to realise that eating out is much cheaper than preparing yourself.  However, you will hit a point where you miss home cooked meals and that is where I am at. After living in Japan for weeks, I finally decided to cook in the kitchen of my apartment. Although Japan has much great foods to offer, I wanted to eat something that reminded me of home.  I missed my parents cooking.  I wanted to eat something […]

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