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
When TT and I lived in New York, ramen was a staple in our fall/winter diet. The colder it was outside, the more likely you were to find us huddled on stools in a hot ramen restaurant slurping up giant bowls of tonkatsu broth and hand-pulled noodles. After moving to SG, ramen really fell by … Continue reading Tonkatsu King Ramen