Monthly Archives: January 2016

Bangers & Mash & Soup @ Home 38

After our Sunday morning walk to the temple, on our return round we stopped by a small ‘half-a-shipping-container-turned-kitchen’ eatery I had read about. Fairly bare bones, 14 outside seats (and it was drizzling & cold) but beautiful location (at ‘our’ … Continue reading

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Burgers with mom

It’s a very rare occasion that we all 3 get to go to our favorite burger place together …

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Tết Traffic

The Lunar New Year celebration is upon us and it reflects very heavily in the traffic these days. After many rainy days it appears that now everyone and their grandmother is getting on the road to get all the shopping … Continue reading

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Foggy Morning

It is still dark when we get our for our morning walk (5:50 AM usually, Wednesdays at 5:30), but with the days getting longer again now, by the time we get home we have daylight. It has been very foggy … Continue reading

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Fairly unrelated …

… but funny

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Happy Australia Day

We were invited to a fancy lunch (!) event by the Australian Embassy at the Sofitel to celebrate Australia Day. After the mandatory speeches we enjoyed the quite fancy buffet food selection. Especially nice was the display of opera house … Continue reading

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Hot Ramen @ Umaya

Ok, so we did not stay in bed all day yesterday. Eventually we craved hot food and after some research we opted to try a place close to Hoan Kiem lake, called Umaya. The place is a no frills establishment, … Continue reading

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I’m staying in bed today!

Remember when only 2 weeks ago I made fun of the outside temperature being an uncanny, wintry 29˚C? Well, now we finally have the cold winter we deserve, with a chilly 6˚C and cold, wet rain. Perfect for a Sunday … Continue reading

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Vietnamese – Israeli fusion food

Mami is back and we celebrated the occasion by checking out what the ‘crazy’ chef at Daluva has recently come up with by mixing his Hebrew heritage with local food items. And it was splendid. I post the menu, but … Continue reading

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Getting around …

This is maybe the most ‘Vietnam’ photo of J and I. After soccer practice today we were passed by his friend Kartik & dad in their car and they rolled down the windows and waved, and then the dad got … Continue reading

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Thursday is burger day

Mama, is still gone, but Thursdays has transpired as our boys’ burger evening (usually she has yoga). And yes, I am serious about that beard 😀

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Meanwhile … on facetime

So nice that thanks to modern technology (and when the internet is working on both ends) we can stay in touch with mama via video chat, even when she is on mission. I looked around and found this first mention … Continue reading

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Pakistani @ PK Spice

Lo and behold, yet another new place opened nearby, and on first glance it appears to be ‘another curry place’ (like Masala), but after having tried both now I find them quite different. Here is what I shared on our … Continue reading

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Meanwhile … in Bangkok

Ritsu is on mission again … at least there is nice food in Thailand

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Hmmm, Sushi!

Has been a while …

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