What is one of the biggest adjustments you make as an Asian expatriate in Europe? Aside from water pipe bidets in the bathrooms I would say it is learning how to use a dishwasher! For most of us Asians, we have spent most of our lives calling our dishwashers by their given names of Sabah, Ming Yi, Shabana, Ita, Yasmin or something. These Dishwashers have … Continue reading #DishWasherGuilt
Well… being lazy for two days sort of fills me with lots of pent up energy and while I was looking for a nice Banana Bread recipe, I came across this really easy recipe for mini tarts at Salad in a jar and had to try it, with a few tweaks of course! So while the Banana Muffins were in the oven, this is what I did … Continue reading Baking Adventure Part 2
Hello! Just realised how busy I’ve been when I saw that my last post was sometime in 2011! Well.. after a long time had a completely lazy weekend, where all I did was sleep, eat , read and then sleep some more. Felt like eating some Banana Bread so decided to make some. got inspiration from Tyler Florence , tweaked it a bit and decided to … Continue reading Baking Experiment Part 1
There is so much I want to blurt out, most of it not polite. Though I don’t see why people can’t accept the truth and get on with it. The world would be a much better place for it. As I am anonymous here, well ok! Kind of anonymous (not many people read this blog!), I feel kind of safe to say what I really … Continue reading Confessions of ……. Well, You Try and Pigeonhole Me!
Many of my friends are bloggers who review places to eat and shop. I greatly respect them and their advice when it comes to deciding where to eat and where to go. So, when I see something like this, my blood boils, Please don’t debase yourselves , the title you have chosen to adopt and the others who share the same title. So you are … Continue reading Integrity
This is really funny! I have this sudden yen to really write about a whole lot of things.. Hmm lets just say that despite my best intentions.. I have to voice my opinions! 🙂 so here I Go! What’s with all this racial violence eh? I know I will get trashed and slammed for this, but what the whatever.. It is MY ALLAH! 🙂 I … Continue reading Random Thoughts…….
Hmmm,, one more year ends.. the rush to get those party tickets starts… running to the stores to get the “perfect” dress.. sitting in a massive traffic jam to get to that “perfect” party.. No offense..but some of my best memories of new years gone by are not of these noisy, over crowded parties (Hmm! No I am not jealous! I have invites to the … Continue reading Ghosts of NYE’s Gone By
I may not make much sense here (Like I ever do!), but to me this is something very serious and if someone out there can answer these questions or offer practical advice…. Do tell me…. All these marketing experts talking about branding and positioning and what not… who talks about the branding of a country? both in the country and for it’s citizens abroad? I … Continue reading Who Cares
Why do people write blogs? What is so important that they have share it with the world? Well, I know you are asking me the same, aren’t you? 🙂 Well.. truth be told, I don’t have anything of value to share with all of you.. so go on.. Leave! I just love to write and write when the urge strikes me. Used to write diaries … Continue reading The Tigress!
The following post has no intention of hurting any sentiments. I felt that it was something funny & beautiful… this is me looking inside the asylum as the “expat” wife! so read on So, we had a nice dinner at one of the restaurants @ KLCC and were walking about looking for some “healthy” (snicker!) dessert… what do we see.. a Dunkin Donut!! I clomp … Continue reading Sugar Free