Why are large griddle pans round?… Read More Why are griddle pans round?
Aside from the fire-ice mochi at Ningxia Night Market, this was the second place on Instagram that I kept seeing and was determined to visit in person. I kept putting it off though, because I prefer routes that go straight there and it seemed like I would always have to transfer buses or MRT lines… Read More Addiction Aquatic Development
There are many, many Taipei Public Libraries around the city, in all shapes and sizes: some take up entire buildings, some are just in a few rooms, some are in bookmobile-esque vending machines, some are unmanned rooms where you scan your card to enter. The last one is called “Intelligent Libraries.” ONE. The main library… Read More Two Libraries
It is rare to find an item that tastes exactly as good as it looks and surpasses my expectations. But it happened tonight–a magical and slightly rainy night–at NingXia Night Market. … Read More NingXia Night Market
I signed up for a cooking class! It’s called Asian Cuisine for Newbies, and it will go over the basics of how to prepare pork/seafood/vegetables, and go over at least two dishes every time. I’ve been cooking ever since elementary school, but other than 2 brief camps I didn’t have any formal training. I wanted… Read More Cooking Class
🙂Break from school and work 😘Family reunions 😥Too many family reunions 😎Fireworks in the sky 🙄Waking up to firecrackers like gunshots at 4AM 😱Quiet, abandoned streets in Taipei city because the stores are closed 😡Gatherings where women do all the work and men sit around 😜Tour guides constantly remind folks to have happy vibes for… Read More An Emoji List for Chinese New Year
What better way to spend a day after a rambunctious and exciting family trip than some time contemplating art at TFAM? The museum is just a few minutes away from YuanShan MRT station. 2/1 is the last day before class/work resumes for most people, so there were lots of people making the most of the semi-cloudy day.… Read More Taipei Biennial at Taipei Fine Arts Museum