Category Archives: Food

Ramen Lunch & crazy shopping

Venturing into the city on Jan 2nd, the day all the crazy sales start, is not really recommended, but we went anyways. First we headed for lunch, which was ramen & Ippudo, a place we had tried before in SG … Continue reading

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Sunday long run / Bakatare

My 3rd full marathon and second this year. Also second along Tama river, but this time I headed south, nearly all the way to Haneda airport. The last 4K were a bit iffy, but still kept my average at/below 6min/k … Continue reading

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Ooops, we did it again!

So, Bakatare is still alive and kicking, but with the same issues we had noticed last year: mainly the strong pork smell upon entering! But after 2 minutes the nose gets used to this. Yes, the place has a run … Continue reading

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Long Run & Akihabara

Up at 6:45 get ready start running at 7:55am @ 3C temperature. Down to Tama river and then along for a total of 32km (20Miles) There’s a marathon coming up end of January, but I am still undecided if I … Continue reading

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Vegan Lunch

This morning the weather was back to cold & gloomy, hence I kept my run to an ‘easy’ 40 minutes. And then we were off together to find a small cafe / restaurant by Tama river, which offers daily changing … Continue reading

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Live Music at a Hat Shop?

It has been a while that I met up with Patrick to listen to some live music. Sometimes it just works best when things are rather spontaneous, like in this case. Two days ago he told me about a mini-live … Continue reading

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Ramen Lunch @ new mall

A new mall opened a few days ago right next to Shangri-La (up on Galle Face) and we managed to beat the incredible long line at the entrance for parking (thanks to security screening every single car) by simply parking … Continue reading

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Dim Sum Lunch

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Dolce Italia

Over the 2+ years we have been here now, our friendly neighborhood Italian restaurant has become our go-to solution for those ‘no idea what to eat’ and ‘all leftovers gone’ evenings. Plus, they actually serve very good, authentic northern Italian … Continue reading

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Impossible Burger @ Fat Boy’s

Finally got to try the ‘other’ big brand name plant based burger. Somehow ‘impossible’ is all over the place, while ‘beyond’ is nowhere to be seen. In terms of flavor it’s rather tricky, like with the BeyondMeat patty I am … Continue reading

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East Coast Park

We went out by bus today to get to ECP, rented some bicycles and off we went for a total of 16K all the way to Changi airport. and after all this wonderful work out (and me getting too much … Continue reading

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SG Day 2, 50 floors up

Fort Canning Park morning Run Kaya toast breakfast Bicentennial Exhibition, very impressive For the last room of the exhibition they ask you to grab an umbrella as there is an actual rain simulation going on, while screens all around us … Continue reading

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Finally Beyond Meat Burger again!

It really has been a while that I had a good vegan burger. I tried a while ago at Plus Nine Four, but both their vegan & vegetarian burgers they showcase in their menu were not available (a very typical … Continue reading

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Birthday Dinner

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Japanese Vegan

Quick, short morning run.   And for lunch we returned to Tsukichi Uoichi for some more vegan Japanese. I had noticed last time that there were still some items I could try. Only thing non-vegan on those 3 dishes is … Continue reading

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