Clayton is one lively suburb – it has its share of supermarkets, Asian grocery shops, discount shops, fresh food shops and restaurants. And that I find makes it very liveable, especially for the student community that attend the nearby Monash Uni. Lately, we have been frequenting there and it’s not just because of the food, but… Continue reading Clayton Eats
You know there are just some places that you don’t even need to think twice before going in? Simply because they are conveniently-located, okay-tasting and cheap? Yup, you may notice from my blog that I’ve quite a few of these places on my list – while I do appreciate the occasional fancy meal, I’m actually… Continue reading More Cheap Eats!
Eating out can be such a social affair but there are times when you want to take a break from the kitchen, and yet do away with the small talk or networking over a fancy meal. Just some simple conversation and down-to-earth food would do… ever felt like that? It happened that I was having a pretty rough week –… Continue reading For That Bowl of Ginseng Chicken Soup
It’s always nice to have a meal out over the weekend, and I guess even in cafe-friendly Melbourne, there are times when we tire of cafe food. And there would be just times that we desire something a little more wallet-friendly and a little less fancy but hitting the spot at the same time. Otherwise… Continue reading Comfort Lunches for $10
Unlike most people, I’m not quite sure why I’ve not quite warmed up to the Japanese cuisine. After all, it prides itself on the freshness of ingredients, the delicate balance of flavours, the impeccable food presentation and the healthy wholesomeness of its food. So what’s there not to love? Oh well, maybe sometimes I find… Continue reading Chiba
I don’t know about you but I seriously have some talented friends in the kitchen. And if the average Jane like me can be surrounded by some budding chefs and bakers, there is little to wonder why shows like My Kitchen Rules & Masterchef seem to have no short of contestants. And I won’t be… Continue reading Housewarming at Indira’s
It can be an expensive affair eating out in Melbourne, but on those days that you’re really flat out to cook after a hard day’s at work, do you have a regular go-to place for that quick no-fuss but comforting meal? I’m sure all of us have those places in mind, and these are what… Continue reading City Comfort Eats
What comes to your mind when you hear of Collingwood? A dirty suburb lined with old buildings with peeling paint and tasteless graffiti stricken all over the walls, with dodgy-looking people walking around… Or do you think of a cool suburb lined with vintage buildings and artistic graffiti to give that hippie feel, with interesting-looking… Continue reading Casual Eats at Collingwood