Food and Travel

Hamachi Restaurant in Schiedam

Hamachi Restaurant for Thanksgiving 2011

It’s another Thanksgiving holiday for me away from my family. I called my mother and asked about what she was preparing for the celebration. She asked me if I was going to make big feast for Thanksgiving dinner and I told her it will just be a dinner at a […]

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Asian Fusion Food

11 11 11 Dinner at Asian Fusion Restaurant

Last year I didn’t do anything special for 10 10 10. For me, it was just another typical day and I went grocery shopping in Chinatown to stock up on ingredients for my favorite Lao food dishes. I made Lao green papaya salad for dinner and was just happy to […]

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Citrus hystrix

Kaffir Lime Tree

I used to be able to buy fresh kaffir lime leaves from a Chinese grocery store in Rotterdam. The kaffir lime leaves were imported from Thailand and the stock comes in twice a week. But recently I was not able to find any in stock. After checking the freezer section […]

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Bubble Tea Lychee in Holland

Bubble Tea in Holland

The first time I ever tasted Bubble Tea or Boba Tea was in the US when it was making a big wave across the country. My sister was the one who took me to a Chinese restaurant and introduced me to the drink. I’ve not been back to the US […]

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