Color Me Coffee.. Ciki’s Top 10

Are you a Coffee Addict? Once you go black, you don’t go back. Many people will tell you that drinking coffee black, no sugar is the only way to drink coffee. Some like it super sweet, while others like theirs milky. Me, I like coffee period. How happy was I, when I heard that the […]

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Me & Jimmy

If there is one thing I love more than bags, it’s shoes. And there is nothing I love more, than a great pair , of Jimmy Choo’s. Of course, I like the man, Jimmy himself too. See? Ciki & Jimmy. We go like stockings and shoes. Foot Facts: Fact 1: All girls need to own […]

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5 Strange Photos from around the World

This week’s Travel Tip is from Ted, who lives in Chicago. Happy #traveltuesday dear readers! Traveling is all about the experience, accumulating memories and documenting them. Some photos can be happy, some sad and some inspiring. Some however are really quite interesting and fall into neither of those categories but still evoke strong emotions. These […]

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Whisk me away..

Empire Shopping Mall is spanking new. So new not many shops are open yet, even. I’ve seen this place many times, driving past with Cumi.  Empire Subang is located opposite Wisma Consplant and near Subang’s KTM station.  If you drive along Federal Highway heading towards Klang, you will see Empire Subang, big and modern and […]

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Cafe Palma at Mt Kiara Condominiums

Cafe Palma at Mt. Kiara Condominiums. Cool, breezy, overlooking the pool and lounge deck-chairs. If I didn’t know better I would say I was about to have a pool-side dinner in a Holiday Resort. That is the sort of laid-back feeling you get dining and this lovely little pool-side Cafe in Mt Kiara. This cafe […]

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Top 5 Foods to eat in Indonesia

Oh.. tis Friday.. I feel like a bit, of BITS! Blogger in the Spotlight today is none other than the lovely Gaby, from Indonesia. Indonesia cuisine is known as ‘spice and seasoning daredevil’ and is very tasteful! Many of them are influenced from asiatique/european cuisine, but there are so many dishes that are originally Indonesian, […]

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Top 10 Tipples in New Orleans

.. and where to find them. I was happy when I heard from the Concierge downstairs of the Sheraton that New Orleans is dubbed “Top 10 Best Drinking cities in America”. I set out to put this claim to the test. Below is my list of recommendations – to get toppled by tipple.. (should getting […]

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5 Great Ways to See New Orleans

1. On Foot If you are fit and really eager to walk off the extra calories from that bowl of Gumbo, then walking around New Orleans is the best way to see the place as well as burn off some fats. I opted for this option a lot. When my legs gave way, I went […]

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Palm Oil – The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Worker on a Palm Oil Plantation – photo via www.intellasia.net Background While in high school and secondary school, we learnt about palm oil (Malay term – kelapa sawit) in our science classes. We were taught where and how it was planted, how oil was extracted from its fruit and what were the products derived from […]

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LOST: Mr Sweet & Sour Pork

Oh me oh my.., where has Mr. Sweet and Sour Pork Man gone? Cumi has lost his favorite sweet and sour pork cook! How did Cumi lose him? Cumi had become an un-filial guest here, neglecting to visit more often to keep the relationship alive. It was only until one fine evening last year, the […]

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