The Burger Joint holds a special place in my heart. I vividly remember being a young girl and going in to visit my dad at work in NYC with my mom and sister. As a family, we had a few favorite haunts and the Burger Joint was one of them. Hidden behind a red velvet … Continue reading The Burger Joint, Singapore
Happy New Year, friends, family and fans! What a year it's been! #amirite 2018 saw us take the leap to pack as many belongings as we could carry into 5 suitcases and board a plane for Singapore. Tim's first steps in Asia were getting off that plane! We closed our eyes and jumped and cannot … Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Merry Christmas, everyone, from hot and humid Singy!!! I'm nursing a bit of a headache this morning but can't get over how lovely our Christmas was yesterday - our first one together (ever!) and our first one away from home and our families (ever!). We woke up Christmas morning to our beautiful little fake tree … Continue reading A Very Tropical Christmas
Time for another edition of #diningwithbabels! Do you like unagi? The Japanese freshwater eel is one of my fave dishes. It's soft and plump and undeniably crispy after being basted and charred over the barbecue grill. I used to order it over a simple bed of sushi rice as a child. YUM! If you love … Continue reading Man Man Unagi Restaurant
Guys, I went to another unlimited tastings of alcohol event. I know it seems like we JUST went to the Sake Matsuri festival but Wine Fiesta was in town and...what can I say? Just kidding, I actually won a pair of tickets on Instagram through Time Out Singapore so I just HAD to go and … Continue reading Wine Fiesta (ai ai ai)!
The NYC Instagram phenomenon, Black Tap Burgers, has made its way to Singapore and opened on the ground floor of Marina Bay Sands in September. Black Tap opened in New York back in 2016 to relatively little fanfare until they started getting noticed on Instagram for their "crazy shakes." In addition to an expansive menu … Continue reading Black Tap Marina Bay Sands