• Photography

    Photo Challenge: New

    It’s been the first full (work) week of 2015 and I have to admit the new-ness of the year is starting to wear off but that might just be the fatigue of being back to work talking! With the holiday decorations sadly coming down, my only solace is basking in the new things I got over the holidays. I’m not one for new year’s resolutions, but with the new year there are new things that I want to make time for or learn more about. So my response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge for “New” is a shot of two new coffee table books I got right after Christmas.…

  • Food,  Photography

    Photo Challenge: Yellow

    I hope you all have had a great time with family and friends the past few days. I can’t believe another Christmas has come and gone. It’s always a sad feeling for me when it’s over, but move on we must. Now onto my weekly response to The Daily Post’s Photo Challenge! The latest challenge was “Yellow”. Yellow’s definitely not a color you see a whole lot of during the holiday season. Golds, yes, but I don’t think that counts. So I spent the week thinking eventually something yellow will pop up and catch my eye. Luckily for me, my parents bought some Chinese Egg Tarts on their recent trip to…

  • Life,  Travel

    Photo Challenge: Achievement

    There are all different kinds of achievement. Whether it’s completing your checklist at work or climbing to the top of a mountain – achievements can be small or grand. Either way, there’s a feeling of accomplishment, happiness and satisfaction inside. For The Daily Post’s “Achievement” photo challenge, I decided to do a Flashback Friday. Back in 2007, a few friends and I went to visit a friend who was studying abroad in London. We planned a day trip to Paris by train. A little crazy to go for just a day, now that I look back on it, but we managed to see the major sites and had a good…