Sap’s Fine Thai Cuisine

| March 27, 2012

Fans of Madam Mam’s Noodle(s) and More on West Gate Blvd. are all probably already aware by now of the name change to Sap’s Fine Thai Cuisine. You’ll find the reason for the said change at the very end of this Austin Chronicle article. The Sap’s staff assured us that only the name has changed. […]

Chompin’ on Chips

| March 26, 2012

For a change, I was an eager spectator at a race yesterday, the Austin Statesman Capitol 10K. I was cheering, first and foremost, for my favorite runner in the whole wide world – hubby. *wink* I also cheered for a good friend and practically everyone who ran in front of me on the race course. […]

Airbrush Basics

| March 23, 2012

If there was one color rendering technique that always intimidated me as a student of architecture, it was airbrushing. So I stayed far far away from it, embarrassing as it is to admit. I don’t even recall ever touching an airbrush gun and a compressor. But, there comes a time when we just have to […]

Pink and Purple Garden Cake

| March 23, 2012

Here’s another cake entry out of my treasure chest. Majority of the cakes I’ve made for little girls have the same color motif – pink and purple. I have to admit, I love those colors myself. When a friend requested me to make her daughter’s first birthday cake, she basically just told me she wants […]

Happy Hour at Kona Grill

| March 23, 2012

I love happy hour, not for the drinks but for the half-priced bar chow. True, choices are limited, but that’s something I can live with. To be honest, I really couldn’t care less about the drinks. I’m an eater more than a drinker. I actually prefer to drink water ¬†or unsweetened iced tea more than […]