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New Chapter, New Stories

 Life has taken a turn for some really exciting stuff! I’m now thriving at thirty, happily married, and a full fledged Londoner. As an expat, I am eating new and amazing food, going to exciting new places, meeting inspiring new friends, and making new milestones… all while taking pride in my Filipino roots.

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21st September 2017 1:35 pm

Gastronomy: Global Gleeful Greatness

Of all our senses, taste might be the most influential. As toddlers, we use our mouths to get to know the world around us. Extensive research has proven the effects of different foods on the brain, including the release of dopamine, the chemical responsible for the sensation of pleasure, when eating our favourite dish. Isn’t it even more enjoyable to be sharing a good meal or culinary tips and experiences with other food lovers? In one way or another, this interest has always had the ability to bring us together, inspire us to explore our world through its diverse and opulent palate. According to PwC, restaurants are becoming busier with each passing year, especially those accommodating the growing market for takeaways and the technological tools that can help provide them such as online ordering systems, review sites, apps and electronic devices. The range of food preferences observed in customers is also opening more and more doors for chefs who enjoy experimenting. The popularity

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