Archive for the 'Op-Ed' Category

It has been a while…

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

It amazes me how time seems to fly by sometimes, and I have nothing substantial to show for it. I wonder if everyone has that same feeling. I can not believe that Christmas is but a month away, and now like every year, I vow that I will be more organised than the previous year… […]

Culinary Delights of Brazil

Saturday, October 28th, 2006

A couple of years ago, Mr VdeT traveled to Sao Paulo for business, and he came back with rave reviews of the food there, so I went to Brazil with fairly high expectations. One of the restaurants that I ate at had been recommended by Mr VdeT and every local that I spoke to in […]

To be or not to be Vegetarian?

Saturday, October 21st, 2006

I have now officially entered into a new chapter of my life – post vegetarianism! You see I gave up eating meat, somewhat spontaneously in the last year of my undergraduate degree, mostly just to see if I could. That was 10 years and 10 months ago! I thought it would be an “experiment”, and […]

50 Things to Eat Before You Die

Thursday, August 24th, 2006

Or in this case, 5 things to eat before you die, although I really could come up with 50 things. This is officially the first meme for us here at Vin de Table, thanks to The Traveller’s Lunchbox, I read the BBC article and have eaten 43 of the 50, and arguably eaten most of […]