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Another Year Wiser

About 2 weeks ago, I was reminded by the fact that time waits for no one, and without realizing, I was another year older wiser. I really do believe that time seems to fly much faster when you have a baby! Every day is just a mad rush in the morning and right after work…. 

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Wok Dish Way

Wok Dish Way

Mention ‘lei cha’ and you will get either very positive response or a grunt of dislike by most people. I personally know some friends who avoid lei cha like a plague but I know an equal number of them who worship leicha thinking that it’s one of the best creations ever by the Hakka descent…. 

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Butterfly Park

The Butterflies of Malaysia

Sometimes when visitors or friends come to KL, they’d ask the million-dollar question, “What’s there to do or see in KL?” To answer that question, I usually would have a hard time frowning and thinking over, because to me, KL is more a food haven than anything else. I can tell you where to eat… 

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Valentine's Day

My Valentine

All of my life I have been waiting for All you give to me You’ve opened my eyes And showed me how to love unselfishly – Martina McBride, My Valentine Yesterday was 14th of February, Valentine’s Day and some say, the most expensive day of the year. On that day, flowers are that much more… 

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Paradise Inn

Old Charm, Contemporary Look at Paradise Inn

Don’t be mistaken, Paradise Inn is not an ‘inn’ technically, but a Chinese restaurant. The all-new Paradise Inn, a subsidiary of the Paradise Group in Singapore, finally opened its doors in Malaysia. With a concept that weaves old charm and contemporary oriental ambience together, this restaurant is set to make new waves in KL’s Chinese… 

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Steamboat

Homemade Steamboat and BBQ

During the first weekend of Chinese New Year, we went to my maternal grandparents’ place for a belated reunion dinner with the extended family. Seeing that we have such a big number (8 uncles and aunties, at least 15 cousins and their partners, etc) it was decided that steamboat and BBQ would be a more… 

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Grand Palace

Bangkok’s Greatest Attraction – Grand Palace

When I was taking the Chao Phraya Tourist Boat, the guide told us, “You’ve not been to Bangkok if you haven’t visited the Grand Palace”. Whether it’s a true statement or not, we made it a point to visit the place while we were still there. Taking the boat, we had to alight at the… 

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