The last day of the year crept up all too fast. The ending of another circle around the sun completed, with the universe’s blessing and indifference. Its human counterparts declared that the occasion necessitated celebration. It necessitated dim sum. We arrived at Wang’s Treasure House at a quarter past twelve. The place was reasonably packed. … Continue reading Dim Sum at Wang’s Treasure House in Morley
I’ve always had an affinity for the season of summer. Something about a long, dry summer brings comfort, hope, and feelings of peace and joy. I like to imagine it is because I am one of the summer-born. One who awakened to summer, whose first impression of a complex world was that of a first … Continue reading A January Summer
Steam Oven Creations has its first Christmas today. Merry Christmas 2017!
Getting the interest of me and the rest of the hoi polloi who consider themselves believers in luck and dreams, four leaf clovers and dreamcatchers, isn’t hard. Try free food. That’s enough to get most people’s attention. Anything that keeps the dream alive is fine too. Words that in the minds of dreamers are kryptonite … Continue reading The Merrywell Burger (Aussie Style) at The Merrywell at Crown
I’ll keep this one short and sharp. It really wasn’t worth the $10 per person. The food wasn’t hot. Or tasty. Or even trying to be. To their credit, service was average and the waitress was friendly-enough. The venue was also well ventilated. The airiness was welcome on this hot Saturday. Taste verdict Not to … Continue reading Lunch at Insan’s Cafe on Murray Street