Chuuk Lagoon: Wreck diving at its best

“Where is Truk or Chuuk Lagoon?” – this was most probably common question I was asked in the lead-up to this trip with IndieDive Perth. Chuuk is one of four states in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean located between the Philippines and Hawaii and south of…

Laksa anyone?

Laksa – there are many different varieties. Penang, Medan, Malacca, Indonesia to Singapore. The spicy noodle soup is believed to have been introduced by Chinese  immigrants at port cities along the historical spice trade route. Meanwhile in Singapore, it is said to be introduced by the Peranakans. When I was growing-up in Malaysia, it was…

Jam Good Cupcakes

Who doesn’t like a cupcake? Cupcake, fairy cake, patty cake, call them what you will, so many flavours and styles it would be impossible to list them all. Easy individual serves, it is hard to deny the nostalgia evoked by them. According to Wikipedia, the first mention of a cupcake can be traced back to…

Jam Good

This weeks recipe is an old classic favourite – Scones.  Yes!  Who can resist a warm scone with jam and cream on a cold winters day with a cup of tea?  Sounds good to me – lets go!

Let’s move to Hong Kong

I have to admit Hong Kong was a pleasant surprise. What started off as a stop over to visit my brother – Chris, ended up being an epic food adventure.