Summer in Malaysia – Street Art and New Year’s Eve

Taking a break from my Japan posts to finish up my brief trip to Malaysia. The trip was largely concentrated around  family and close friends so I didn’t do that much “stuff” but got to spend lots of time with… Continue Reading

Matcha-cinnamon pull-apart bread

They call me Sam the Destroyer. I can probably count on one hand the number of times I’ve baked something that tasted good and was aesthetically pleasing as well. Which is why when I miraculously pulled off my recent rose-shaped… Continue Reading

Outfit: Black Magic

This outfit was way back when it was still kind of cold but also kind of hot, hence the knee high suede boots and tank top. I generally just love high boots. Prior to this pair I was living in… Continue Reading

Working at the Sydney Night Noodle Markets

Photo by Robert Newey I didn’t really get to experience the customer component of the Sydney Noodle Markets but here are some good recaps on food blogs featuring the highlights of the market. For those who don’t already know I… Continue Reading

Outfit: Snakeskin

Whenever I see the word snakeskin, I think of the awesome Bowling for Soup song about the 80’s. I’m not usually partial to animal prints but this drape-y cape/shirt was a crumpled mess that caught the right amount of light making the fabric… Continue Reading

Devon By Night

As always it’s a little bit hard to know which photos to pick and which photo to lead a blog post about Devon Cafe because every single darn thing on the menu is just so photogenic. This is my third… Continue Reading

Green Tea Procrastination

When assignments roll around into semester, I will typically find any excuse to not do them. Suddenly even cleaning and cooking up sweet things in the kitchen seem like really interesting options to me. Baking for me is often a… Continue Reading

Breakfast at Home 2

  Sometimes I just don’t buy bread. It’s simultaneously my kryptonite and my addiction because I can’t stop eating it and I also suspect I may be mildly gluten-intolerant. Not that the latter ever bothers me when I eat out,… Continue Reading