Penne 4 Your Thoughts

Penne Cole's thoughts on food, travel and more

Cheap Eats: Kurtoskalacs @ Kurtosh in Crows Nest

What’s the best way to reward yourself? For me, it’s usually about food, and better still if it’s sinfully sweet. One weekend last month, to reward myself for a week … Continue reading

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Cheap eats: Ryo’s Noodles, Crows Nest

We had an unseasonably cool end of January this year, a tacit reminder that autumn and winter are just around the corner. I don’t mind the winter so much – … Continue reading

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Strawberry-picking at Ricardoes Tomatoes & Strawberries, NSW, Australia

One weekend last winter, I found myself halfway up the coast in New South Wales, Australia, in a tiny town called North Haven. Driving along the highway, I spotted the … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · 8 Comments

Things I love about home: Mangosteens

It was mangosteen season here in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia recently. Known as the queen of fruits, mangosteens are tangy and sweet, and delicious to eat. I saw a whole pile … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · 5 Comments

From Lines to Patterns: The Gates @ Central Park, New York

I emerged from the doctor’s office, blinking in the sudden bright sunlight that reflected off the brilliantly white piles of slow. I was conveniently near Central Park, so I headed … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Inside Angelina, Paris

Angelina in Paris is every hot chocolate-lover’s dream destination. Its Hot Chocolate L’Africain is recognised as one of the best in Paris, so when I walked past one day and … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · 6 Comments

Outside in or inside out?

This cat can’t seem to make up its mind whether it wants to get outside or stay inside. Either way, the contrast between the white grills and the black cat … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · 6 Comments

An unusual POV: Strawberries in Voru, Estonia

On a visit to my college room mate’s home town in Voru, Estonia, I am fascinated by the enormous kitchen garden in front of her grandaunt’s house. There are neat … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · 5 Comments

Sunset in Saint Malo, France

We arrive at the city walls just in time to catch the sunset, and what a breath-taking one it is. We are in Brittany, drawn by Saint-Malo’s famous neighbour, Mont-Saint-Michel. But … Continue reading

September 4, 2013 · 4 Comments

Focus or you’ll miss it

Give it a casual glance, and you’ll miss it. But if you focus and concentrate, you’ll see the outline of the fish, cleverly camouflaged against the pebbly bottom. I’m in … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Market Day at Sarlat-la-Caneda, France

I love street markets. I’m drawn in by the sheer variety of stuff available for sale; from costume jewelry to beautifully handcrafted wooden bowls to plastic table cloths and boho-chic … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Carefree: It’s a dog’s life

There’s nothing my dog likes more than being in the kitchen. Kinte is an outdoors dog – he’s not allowed into the house, and he knows it. The kitchen, however, … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · 8 Comments

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