Traditional markets...

Jakarta and many major cities across Indonesia is spreading with malls, malls and more malls. It's disheartening.  The only time I enjoy shopping is when I'm shopping for food or kitchen gadgets.  Where most women will collect shoes and handbags, I...

Dates... and the pursuit of eating out...

Though dating is a thing of the past for me, the pursuit of eating out and curiosity of trying something new remains an on going adventure that began in my early twenties. In my youth dating was perhaps the most memorable because, neither of us had...

So let's eat...

Whether you use a fork and knife, fork and spoon, chopsticks or your bare hands, the commonality in all cultures is that we all love to eat.  None are wrong in their ways - it's just a matter of cultural upbringing.  Growing up, at home I used a fork...