Not Impressed with Temasek

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, we miss Malaysian food! Cravings for Malaysian food hit us every now and then, especially during festive season like the Hari Raya or Mooncake Festival, when we see more pictures of good food on our Facebook feed. Therefore, it is inevitable that we scout around for… 

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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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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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Gokuraku Ramen

Goku Raku The Ramen Haven

Finally, we have to face reality. The season of holidays is all over, no more long weekends or uncontrolled consumption of food. It’s time to detox, to work, to get back into routine. But to make things just a tad kinder, we got ourselves comforted at Goku Raku Ramen, with their bowls of freshly-made noodles… 

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Studio Pics

A Date with the Camera

A couple of months back, I took up a studio photography package to put my posing skills to test. To be honest, I wasn’t completely satisfied with the results since I only managed to find a handful of pictures that I like out of the hundreds that we took! Anyway, since it’s only my second… 

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