Living in Sin

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Living in Sin
English-Irish lifelong expat (though I don't like the term) living and working in Singapore for at least the next 2 years. Blogging about what it is like to move here.
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  • Meatless Monday - Chilli Naan, Spiced Steamed Roasted Potatoes, Coconut Chickpea Curry 5 months ago Hubby was away (he's back now yay!) so I decided to experiment a little in the kitchen. I adore Indian food as I am sure you know by now, so I decided to make some spicy naan. Then I needed something to go with it and we had been discussing whether we could give up potatoes or rice... So I did...
  • Nice - Arlequin Gelati & Cesar Milano - our new ice cream spots! 5 months ago OK guys, it's summer and when in summer you need to eat ice cream right? Especially when you live in Southern Europe right? And there are a load of low quality ice cream places around Nice as it is basically a tourist town as well.... But there are some very good ice cream shops in Nice as well....
  • Home Cooking - BBQ #3 - Chicken with Middle Eastern Spices & Veggies 5 months ago This was a quick and easy BBQ mid-week meal when we had bread and chicken and some veggies. We did a quick marinade whilst the BBQ heated up (we only use charcoal, no gas in our house!) then popped veggies and chicken onto skewers and onto the BBQ. We also decided to play with tomatoes whole...
  • Meatless Monday - Tofu Umami experiments - Japanese Seven Spice (Shischimi Togashi) + Soy Sauce and veggies 5 months ago I was in Helsinki for work recently and had some noodles in a Japanese restaurant that were served with a spice mixture that I fell in love with. I did a little research and figured out with was Shischimi Togashi, aka Japanese Seven Spice which is a mixture of (according to wikipedia.org):coarsely...
  • Meatless Monday - Pea, Broad Bean + Mint Ravioli in Asparagus Sauce 6 months ago I am so excited to share this with you! My husband really outdid himself in the "Masterchef" attempt this time. It was utterly gorgeous. Creative, pretty, healthy and tasty. Plus it included some produce from our garden! Perfection on a plate :)So what was "it"? Hubby made pasta, stuffed it with a...

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Linda Sestock
18:26 PM November 09, 2012

Am enjoying the musings of "Living in Sin" from far away Canada.

Amy
02:22 AM November 10, 2012

I love the view of Singapore, especially the vivid descriptions and pictures of the wonderful cuinsine. Makes me want to go!

Albert
02:54 AM November 10, 2012

Delightful episodes of exploration in Asia. Putting Singapore on the top of my places-to-visit list.

Louise Colla
04:10 AM November 10, 2012

Enjoying the idle ramblings of " Living in Sin " from far away France

Martin Colla
08:48 AM November 10, 2012

Got us looking forward to visiting in 2013.

Guy Kavanagh
10:49 AM November 10, 2012

Lovely photos show off the great food in Singapore

Hod
12:27 PM November 10, 2012

I was thinking about you lately I read a book called outlander from daiana gabaldon Even if you are not schotish I still was thinking about you Nice and very long book... Oo ja in the men time. Lo finished the other book of her Dragonfly in amber I try however not to read your food colom as I get a crave and it's not good for my unsuccessful diet Mmmmmmm Hugz from cold wet holland Xx

Ron Young
18:21 PM November 10, 2012

I love this blog! Having not visited yet (but in the plan) it makes me so excited to visit next year! I feel like I am living the experience through this blog and can really connect! Thank you!! :)

Arancha
08:39 AM November 11, 2012

inspiring blog.. makes you want to come and visit!

Vero
15:36 PM November 12, 2012

Great blog, varied content and loads of nice pics.

Nikki
14:16 PM November 24, 2012

Danielle writes a great blog and even though I have lived in singapore for longer, I never fail to find it informative & witty.

Adam
14:46 PM November 24, 2012

First of all Sooooo funny then so yummy Love it ! Keep these posts coming

Cathie
22:27 PM November 24, 2012

love it as usual :-) thank you Danielle for this refreshing reading

Franca Diruscio
10:47 AM November 26, 2012

Great blog Danielle! Missing you in France but so happy to read that all is going well for you guys =) I look forward to more reading... big kiss Franca xo

Claire
13:39 PM November 26, 2012

Very lively comments and great pics :) Fun to read!

Juliet Kavanagh
16:27 PM November 26, 2012

Lively and entertaining. Great to read...

Dagmar
16:29 PM November 26, 2012

Really entertaining blog - good stories and really vivid pictures, can't wait to visit!

Dario
19:24 PM November 26, 2012

very enjoyable! It makes you feel you are there!

Laura
03:32 AM November 27, 2012

A great blog, fun and informative. Danielle never fails to see the something that is worth blogging about in the everyday!

Pam
11:53 AM November 27, 2012

Lovely blog post, enjoying the food posts the most!

Lela K
09:54 AM November 28, 2012

Great blog! Great Food! Go Team!

Carmen
02:51 AM November 29, 2012

Awesome blog, really fun to read, especially as a fellow expat living in Singapore!

Steph
12:38 PM November 29, 2012

excellent blog Danielle!! I love following your adventures from the comfort of my armchair!! Hope to see you both soon (either in SIN or NCE)

Jennifer Kavanagh
10:28 AM November 30, 2012

Such a vivid picture of life in Singapore, with lovely pictures too. We really feel we're there.

GL
04:09 AM December 04, 2012

Great blog Danielle. Lool forward to more updates!

Tiziana
08:20 AM December 04, 2012

amazing blog !!!!

Amy
08:33 AM December 04, 2012

Great stuff, Dan- I like to think of it as your "turning veg blog"...any day now :)

Alma
15:29 PM December 04, 2012

Greta posts and way to get to know SIN

Dave
21:36 PM December 04, 2012

Enjoy the photos and words. You've an eye for the pics. Your father's daughter for sure. Keep up the good work.

Louise
22:46 PM December 04, 2012

Love the blog, Dan, and the photos. Amazed by what you now eat as I remember the picky little girl who only ate peas and two other things!

Andrew
09:20 AM December 05, 2012

Living in sin more and more with every meal!

Monique
20:42 PM December 14, 2012

Great blog.

Sue Evans
10:29 AM April 07, 2013

Hi Danielle, I love your blog - reminds me of my trips to Singapore - I can feel the warmth and sunshine coming through here in wet cold Wales!

Lynn L
00:39 AM November 22, 2013

Love your blog - your food recommendations are always spot on. Thanks for being a foodie lol!!

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