I’m a huge proponent of coding as a life skill. Coding is the new maths. It’s the next science. It’s the language of the future. And it’s pretty amazing how governments all around the world are starting to recognise coding as the ‘literacy of the 21st century’ too. Well, except for this guy, but he is clearly a […]Read more "Startup Adventures: 5 ways to start learning Ruby on Rails"
A few months back, I made the decision to quit my job in investments. Many might not know this, but my motivation for doing this was that I wanted to “go startup”. And I meant it in every sense. I wanted to build things. Make an impact. Be kick-ass. Save the world. Do a Sheryl […]Read more "Startup Adventures: Code Division, Startup Weekend, and a bunch of awesome new friends"
I ADORE avocados. And being on sale (RM2.99 each only!), these avocados were the inspiration for a creative twist to today’s lazy sunday cooking. I’m a firm believer that delicious, healthy meals don’t have to be expensive or complicated. These avocado baked eggs are easily done in 30 minutes and totaled to about RM12 for a brunch/brinner […]Read more "Lazy Sunday Cooking: Avocado Baked Eggs"
Looking to impress a hot date with your cooking skills? Check out this Creme Caramel recipe that will make your lovers swoon. Wilson first made this for me during one of my visits to South Perth whilst he was working there. And. I. was. ABSOLUTELY BLOWN AWAY and impressed by his dessert making skills. It was […]Read more "Cooking to Impress: The Wilson-Inspired Creme Caramel"
Taking time off has given me a chance to reflect on past jobs that I’ve held in my life. Whilst not as extensive as Jason Shen‘s or Rick Webb‘s long list of jobs, I’ve had some pretty swell life experiences from them. So here they are, the 10 jobs I’ve ever held: Pre-school assistant teacher called “Miss Jamie” for children […]Read more "10 Jobs I’ve Ever Held"
Weekends are great for two things: 1. Wine 2. Friends! And this, I believe, is *the* wine pairing made in heaven! So since Mabs was around town this weekend, we decided to invite the girls over for a casual wine and cheese night coupled with a screening of video highlights from #wwwedding14 (to be uploaded soon!) I wouldn’t be […]Read more "Weekend Cooking: Oven-grilled Turmeric Chicken Wings"
Having returned from our Annapurna adventure, Team Wilson was exhausted, down with the cold and not yet ready to call it the end of our honeymoon. And, lets face it, trekking in the Himalayas was awesome, but it ain’t gonna achieve what a honeymoon is s’pose to achieve. Especially with rooms like these: THENCE, we […]Read more "Kicking back in Krabi: Honeymoon Adventures Part II"
A cheap, quick and easy meal for two!Read more "Cooking for 2: Hearty Spicy Tomato Meatballs with Spaghetti"
I’ve always wanted to climb a mountain. Always. Not a full blown summit climb (the horror stories are enough to deter me), but just around and about the mountain to soak in the view and to be Zen and all that. But as always, time and life got in the way and it wasn’t til several […]Read more "Annapurna: Our Honeymoon Adventure Part I"