Gula Melaka Coffee Rum Cake Recipe

From time to time, I get very domestic and perhaps some sort of maternal instinct in me will kick in and make me feel like venturing into the kitchen to experiment and (hopefully) churn out mouth watering delicacies! I prefer baking though, to cooking mains. (It is my hope that I will one day ‘graduate’ […]

Teik Seng Foodstall @ Carnarvon Street

I have to admit, that while I’m born and bred in Penang, I have the worst sense of direction ever when it comes to roads around Penang Road. All those small, narrow, some of them one way streets off Penang Road (eg Chulia Street, Carnarvon Street, Kimberly Street, Rope Walk…etc) are just a maze to […]

Seafood Porridge @ Sg Tiram

There is little kopitiam at Sg Tiram (along Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, on the way to the airport, after the factories Osram, Bosch and Amphenol) which is famous for its seafood porridge. This kopitiam is popular with the factory crowd as it is nearby and opens for breakfast. For breakfast, they serve simple items like […]

Jiu Jiu Szechuan Restaurant @ Autocity Juru

Was around the Autocity Juru area for work recently and decided to try one of the fancy looking restaurants at the new phase of the Autocity. Actually you can’t really see Jiu Jiu Szechuan Restaurant because its located on the first floor, but its bright interesting looking logo beckoned… The interior was cosy with red […]

My Holistic Journey…

Armed with new found zest for a healthier slimmer me… this is my Holistic Journey…so far… Day 1 Upon waking: 1 cup of warm water with a slice of lemon (as recommended in the book) Breakfast: Rice Flakes with Rice Milk (both items bought from Cold Storage) Lunch: Yataimura’s Teppan Chicken with veggie, 1 raw […]

Joshi’s Holistic Detox

Veering slightly off topic here by discussing this holistic diet (still food related!!) I read about recently. Its a book called “Joshi’s Holistic Detox – 21 days to a healthier, slimmer you for life” Now that sounds like a real good promise aint it? So I read the book over the weekend and in conclusion […]