The Adventures of Stan & Chia

The Adventures of Stan & Chia

Category: Food

Chinese New Year Recipe: Bak Kwa

Chinese New Year Recipe: Bak Kwa

Chinese New Year is just around the corner… Actually, it’s just a day away now and what better way to make the atmosphere feel or ‘smell’ festive by making some Chinese New Year goodies! Let’s fill up the living room with money and coins and […]

Red Chilli Szechuan Chinese Resturant

Red Chilli Szechuan Chinese Resturant

Every weekend, Stan and I would meet up with his parents for dinner just to catch up. The food that we normally go for is Singaporean/Malaysian style home-cooked meals. Since Stan’s mother had acquired a voucher for Red Chilli Szechuan Chinese Restaurant, she decided that […]

Valentine’s Day Special: Chocolate Crepe Cake with Nutella and Whipped Peanut Butter

Valentine’s Day Special: Chocolate Crepe Cake with Nutella and Whipped Peanut Butter

Frankly, for some reason Stan and I do not have much recollection of what we did for Valentine’s Day throughout our 3 years of being together. February is the month of several celebrations for us, which include my birthday, Stan’s dad’s birthday, Chinese New Year […]

Sarawak Laksa Recipe

Sarawak Laksa Recipe

There are many variations of laksa depending on the states or countries they derived from. This hot and spicy noodle soup can be found in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Sarawak laksa is the variation, in which I grew up eating. I used to have it […]

Day 10 – Nagoya

Day 10 – Nagoya

Stan and I bade goodbye to Osaka and headed off to Nagoya. The trip took almost half the day, so we did not do much exploring on that day. It was around 2 pm when we reached our hotel. Despite being exhausted from our trip, […]

EDOSEI Japanese Resturant

EDOSEI Japanese Resturant

T’was a quiet night on Christmas Eve in Perth. Too quiet and empty that you thought you might start seeing cartoonish hay balls rolling along the streets. Stan and I spent our last Christmas Eve in Japan and unlike Perth, every shops and street corners […]

Santi’s Cafe

Santi’s Cafe

There’s nothing like having your boyfriend rewarding you with a pleasant brunch after an entire month of hardwork on major assignments. Despite living quite close to Hampden road, Stan and I have never taken notice of the cafes along that area. After goggling and a […]

Phong Vinh Vietnemese Resturant

Phong Vinh Vietnemese Resturant

Pho has been a staple food ever since I was young and my family cycling through Viet Hoa, Tra Vinh and have been eating regularly at Phong Vinh for a while now. Like most Asian restaurants, the interior is relatively ¬†outdated and simple but¬†it is […]

Japanese Tonkatsu Curry Recipe

Japanese Tonkatsu Curry Recipe

It has been a hectic week for me and will continue to do so as my last semester of uni is coming to an end. Perth’s weather in the evenings has been switching between slightly warm and humid and chilly. If I ever find myself […]

Day 7 – Kyoto

Day 7 – Kyoto

Visiting Kyoto for just a one day trip was not enough for Stan and I, so we decided to pay another visit to the city. Also, it was an excuse for us to visit this restaurant called Kichi-Kichi for the chef’s famous omu-rice with demi-glace […]