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About orionstar

Easily amused, easily interested, easily bored. Always looking out for new experiences..The world is so vast...

This is what happen when you watch “Criminal Minds” before bedtime…

That is what my colleagues said to me when I told them about this awful nightmare last night which had disturbed me much… “Aiyo, you must have watched “Criminal Minds” just before bed right?” Given how sick most of the … Continue reading

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Ice-cream + Flour = Ice-cream Bread

I wanted to bake something today. A chocolate tart sounds tempting. Would love a luscious chocolate nutella ganache contained within a rich buttery tart shell. That’s quite some work for a weekday night. Let’s try something simple. Like really easy. Then my friend … Continue reading

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Weekend Brunch at Picotin Express (1 Figaro Street)

A late night of drinks and chats so slept late and woke up late just past noon today. The multi-vitamin pill, which I always take after a number of drinks just before bed, always help to keep that stoned feeling … Continue reading

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Random ramblings…

Haven’t done this for a while… Think I have a couple of old posts where I would just ramble on as a form of de-stress. Today is one of those days which I shall do that. Need to expand my … Continue reading

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Phone upgrade: Samsung Galaxy S5

Had mentioned in the last post that, while waiting for our turn at “Pince & Pints”, I had renewed my mobile contract and changed my mobile phone. Wow, it seems like yesterday when I had switched from the iPhone to a Samsung. 21 … Continue reading

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Mad over Lobsters at Pince and Pints

When I first read about the newly opened “Pince & Pints” (32-33 Duxton Road) in somebody’s blog recently, I’d immediately thought about “Burger & Lobster” in London. For those who had eaten at “B&L” before would see the strong resemblance in the way, down to … Continue reading

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That look familiar!

Was strolling in Meidi-Ya supermarket and trying to resist the temptation of stocking up more yummy but often pricey Japanese snacks than what I have in my basket. As I was walking along the aisle of toiletries, something made me … Continue reading

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How old is your skin?

At xinmsn, one of the advertisements featured during the break intervals of the Channel 5 show “The Noose”, would be the SK-II “Magic Ring Test”. The model in the advert had quipped, “Last year, I had turned 25. This year, I am … Continue reading

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Pork and Mushroom Quesadillas with Spinach Salad in Sesame Dressing

When I crave for Mexican food, the quickest way to satisfy that craving when I am at home and feeling too lazy to step out of the house, is to make some nachos. Real easy cos you just need to heat … Continue reading

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Chill-out Friday

Age must have caught up with me. I am not that old, unless it is in relation to the average age of my colleagues in the division, but my energy level is probably worse than some senior citizens. After being out for just … Continue reading

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