Monday 23 December 2019

My Favorite Cakes

Let's see, when was the last time I baked? Oh dear. I don't remember. Ironic isn't it? I started this blog to document my baking journey (and mainly to help me get out of depression) and now I have stopped baking. Tsk!

Sunday 15 December 2019

Christmas Lunch/Dinner : Eat What?

Anybody having family/friends over for Christmas lunch or dinner? You know, I like going to other people's house to eat other people's food. Because other people's food always taste better hah..hah..hah...

Monday 9 December 2019

Christmas and Chinese New Year are Coming : What Are You Baking?

It's that time of year again. Christmas will be upon us in about 2 week's time. And next year, Chinese New Year comes early, 25 January 2020. So fast, right? 

Friday 6 December 2019

What Have I Been Eating? Nasi Kandar!

Sien punya sien, still wanna blog wahahahaha! There were some photos in my phone, so I better put them out before end of the year. Or else you will be reading what I ate last year.

Thursday 5 December 2019

End of the Year Blues

So sien lah. It's almost the end of the year and it is now the school holidays. But no holiday for me. Bah!

Wednesday 4 December 2019

I Love My Cat

You know, in the past I never really gave cats much of a thought. The only time I take issue with them is when they poop in my garden. That annoyed me to no end.

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Ayam Gepuk Berempah Damansara Uptown : Pedas Bagai Nak Pengsan! (CLOSED)

It looks like another eatery has opened in Damansara Uptown. Ayam Gepuk Berempah. Ah, this is the sort of restaurant that gets me excited. I love Malay food!

Monday 2 December 2019

Monga Fried Chicken, Damansara Uptown

A few restaurants/shops along Jalan SS 21/39 Damansara Utama (Uptown) have closed down and no sooner than a shop lot is vacated, another fills the vacancy and springs into action.

Friday 29 November 2019

Canned Food Delights : Chili Tuna Pasta and More

Do you eat canned food? When Kris blogged about canned food, it made me think of the canned food I had been  eating occasionally (ahem!) and in the past.

Thursday 28 November 2019

Kyochon, SS2

Last weekend my brother and I had a lunch date. We had a mission to accomplish at SS2 - pet shop! Well, that would be a story for another day.

Tuesday 26 November 2019

Big Bowl Rice At A Noodle Place

Between rice and noodles, I prefer rice. So the next time I visited Good Pick Noodles (CLOSED), I went for the Big Bowl Rice. And oh my, the portion of rice is really BIG.

Friday 22 November 2019

Food at Training and Seminars

Every time when we attend training, my brother and I like to exchange information about the buffet. The food at such and such a place is good or the buffet at such and such a place is just like chap fan

Thursday 21 November 2019

To Marco Again

This dinner date with my brother happened many months ago. This I believe was our third visit to Marco@1 Utama after celebrating his birthday there twice.

Wednesday 20 November 2019

My Cat My Buddy

Ever since I let my cat into the house, I am more accepting of her messing around inside. In fact we have some nice times together during the weekends.

Tuesday 19 November 2019

Seafood Dynasty@The Starling (CLOSED)

Just as restaurants come and go around Damansara Uptown, the same also applies to restaurants at The Starling mall. A few restaurants have called it a day namely BonfireVineKory and a few others at the foodcourt.

Monday 18 November 2019

Banana Oat Cookies (No Flour)

Do you think these are edible? I mean, are they nice to eat? I have seen recipes that use only three ingredients and others use more.

Friday 15 November 2019

Tomo Ramen Bar, Damansara Uptown

Testament to how much I love ramen, I wasted no time in visiting this week-old Tomo Ramen Bar in my neighborhood. I run errands all the time (and sometimes I main ular, I'm the boss so it is OK) and I do my rounds, surveying the ins and outs of Damansara Uptown heh...heh...

Thursday 14 November 2019

Good Pick Noodles@Damansara Uptown (CLOSED)

It looks like a new noodle shop has opened in Damansara Uptown. I had no idea until a restaurant staff greeted me outside the shop when I passed by. Since I had already had lunch, I told him I would come back another day.

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Tuesday 12 November 2019

I Have A Thing For Burgers

The first burger I ever ate was a Big Mac at McDonald's@Section 14, Petaling Jaya. That was on the last day of my SPM exam. When was that, eh? My God, so long ago hah..hah... 1983! (I actually checked my SPM certificate to confirm the year).

Monday 11 November 2019

Fried Udon

The first time I had udon, I was not impressed. Ever since then, I never eat udon. So how did I end up cooking fried udon?

Friday 8 November 2019

Dahmakan Made Me Lazy : Part 4 and Final

I started ordering less and less from Dahmakan because I got tired of the meals and I was not happy with the quality and consistency of the food.

Thursday 7 November 2019

Nando's@The Starling : Surprisingly Good

Nando's opened recently at The Starling and I bet Nando's fans in Damansara Uptown are rejoicing. Me? I was indifferent. 

Wednesday 6 November 2019

Chargrilled Vegetables

Recently I visited Nando's at The Starling. One of the sides that I selected to go with my 1/4 peri peri chicken was chargrilled vegetables.

Tuesday 5 November 2019

Misery Thy Name is Satay@Sate Kajang Hj Samuri Damansara Uptown

I had another outing with my Auntie. After fulfilling her chicken rice fix, Auntie wanted satay next. Fortunately for me, there is a Sate Kajang Hj Samuri@Damansara Uptown which is very convenient.

Sunday 3 November 2019

The Burg, Nuromen Damansara Uptown (CLOSED)

When I read about The Burg@Damansara Uptown on Sean's blog, I was like, bah! because the opening hours were 6:00 pm to 12:00 am. Not a convenient time for me. Why?

Saturday 2 November 2019

Lunch with My Auntie at Seng Kee Chicken Rice@Damansara Uptown

My auntie is back! Yes, my auntie. The one who grows beautiful roses and is a good cook. When I asked her what she wanted to eat, she said chicken rice!

Friday 1 November 2019

Spade's Burger, Damansara Uptown

It was a Tuesday afternoon when I went out for dinner. These days I eat early. Except for Fridays or Saturdays.

Thursday 31 October 2019

Rice Cooker Savory Rice

Or in other words, this is another of my lazy food prep strategies. This is the one that is dumped and cooked in my trusty rice cooker. And what come out is so super delicious heh...heh...

Wednesday 30 October 2019

Coffee and Cakes, Anyone?

After having had a session of coffee and cake on my birthday, I thought it might be a nice thing to do once a week. Hah!

Tuesday 29 October 2019

Lazy Food Prep : Mini Meatloaves

Every weekend, I do food prep for my partner. I admit, sometimes I do feel a tinge of laziness and wished that I did not have to cook for him.

Monday 28 October 2019

Sekinchan Catch, Damansara Uptown

First and foremost, I know that will be getting a telling off by many of you when you see what my partner and I ordered at Sekinchan Catch

Friday 25 October 2019

Late Dinner, Early Dinner

One Saturday my partner had to work late. So we ended up going for dinner at 9:30pm. Where to go at that hour? 

Wednesday 23 October 2019

Fujisawa Izakaya, Damansara Uptown

Uiks! Japanese food again! This is the Fujisawa Izakaya located outside The Starling. I was here once before with my partner for dinner. I had always wanted to visit for lunch.

Tuesday 22 October 2019

Friday 18 October 2019

I Miss You Ah Boy

There was a time when this shy boy tagged along with my Ah Girl to visit my house. He was the timid one, running away from me every time I approached him.

Thursday 17 October 2019

Kimchi Fried Pasta

What's that I hear? No thank you? OK. OK. I hear you. Many of my readers are not fans of kimchi. You guys wouldn't come anywhere near kimchi.

Wednesday 16 October 2019

House of Pok, 1 Utama

Aiyo! So busy lah myself! Until like cannot breathe like that. Publish post also, publish after lunch punya kih...kih...kih... 

Tuesday 15 October 2019

Porkie Delights at Judy's@The Starling (CLOSED)

Hey there! Sorry for the unscheduled absence yesterday. I was in KL and had to leave the house early in the morning. Even then, the traffic was awful. Well, those of you who work in KL know what it is like.

Friday 11 October 2019

Char Koay Teow@Home

I had a bit of fun in the kitchen the other day. I pretended that I was frying Penang Char Koay Teow. What a laugh!

Thursday 10 October 2019

Korean Lunch Set

The last time I was at Qing He Gu@Damansara Uptown for the affordable lunch sets was back in 2018 when I found that the restaurant was very generous with their side dishes.

Wednesday 9 October 2019

Brunch@The Good Batch

My brother dropped by my office one day and since I did not have any plans for lunch, we went out for brunch. It wasn't quite 11:00 am and some restaurants like Rakuzen and Mr Tuk Tuk were not opened yet as they serve lunch at 11:30 am.

Tuesday 8 October 2019

Lim Fried Chicken, The Starling

The first time I had Lim Fried Chicken (LFC), I thought the chicken was all right, not bad but not great either. At that time, I had it with chee cheong fun. Then I never went back.

Monday 7 October 2019

Girl. Don't Give Mummy Nervous Breakdown. cat.... I love her to bits. Yah, I know. I used to hate cats. Any cat that dared trespass into my garden would be chased away.

Friday 4 October 2019

Random Makan Makan

These days I am enjoying the freedom to eat. No more carbohydrate restriction which I used to impose on myself. 

Thursday 3 October 2019

Tired of Outside Food? Food Prep!

I finally got tired of food delivery and the food around my office. Convenient as it was, I soon longed for some good old home cooked food.

Wednesday 2 October 2019

Brunch@Sri Paandi (PJ)

A day after my birthday, my brother took me to Restoran Sri Paandi (PJ) for brunch. We already had an early celebration and this was my el cheapo treat. 

Tuesday 1 October 2019

It's My Birthday! 52 and One Step Closer To......

....heaven's door or the gates of hell? Eh, we don't want to talk about that destination lah. Live each day the best that I can. Actually I am thinking more along the lines of one step closer to....senior citizen status!

Monday 30 September 2019

Dahmakan Made Me Lazy : Part 3

Well, actually I am not quite so lazy now (I started meal prepping again) after having had many Dahmakan meals. After a while, I got tired of the food.

Friday 27 September 2019

Don't Be Late For a Dinner Date

Generally speaking, I am not very keen on dinner dates during weekdays. Even on Fridays (except with my lahling lah). Why? Because I am boring as hell and prefer to go home and sleep after a tiring day at the office.