5 reasons you should visit Serai

Wishing all our Muslim readers.. Selamat Berpuasa! Fasting month or the Holy month or Ramadan starts today. For the Muslim, Ramadan is a time of reflecting , believing and worshiping God. The fast is intended to be an exacting act of deep personal worship in which Muslims seek a raised awareness of closeness to God. […]

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Abigail King – Five photos that fill me with emotion

Happy #traveltuesday readers. Today’s guest blogger is my pal, Abigail King from the U.K. She writes about Five fantastic photographs that have made an impact on her – that move her .. that make her feel something. Either good or bad, a great photo should make you feel something.. agreed? So what are your emotional […]

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Classic Mooncake - Pure lotus single yolk (RM17.90)

Mooncake Festival

The Mooncake festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th moon, of the Chinese Lunar Calendar every year, meaning, it is just around the corner. When you wish upon a moon.. In my country, this is a big deal for the Chinese who look forward to eating these little delectable ‘parcels from the moon’. […]

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The Empire’s Grand Launch

It doesn’t take me long to sniff out a new shopping complex. Empire. You can spot it on the Federal Highway, a hulking, modern piece of architecture with that unmistakable red Empire Shopping Gallery logo. This cool, snazzy, upscale mall, also known as ESG, is a shopper’s paradise and it features a huge selection of […]

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Top Travel Trips Where You Don’t Need to Tip

Ever wondered about the tipping etiquette while on holiday in a foreign land? Well I certainly have. Coming from an Asian country where tipping is not normally practiced, this tipping business of when and where to tip, not to mention how much, really boggles my mind.  This week’s guest post is about, the Top places […]

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Mumm’s the Word!

The Mumm Champagne Brunch at Prego, Westin Kuala Lumpur These food bloggers are not just happy.. they are really happy. “Here’s to Champagne, the drink divine, that makes us forget all our troubles; It’s made of a dollar’s worth of wine, and three dollars worth of bubbles.” Madame Pompadour, mistress of King Louis XV. (1721 […]

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Photos that Inspire me to Travel

Happy #TravelTuesday! Here is a lovely lady and friend from Toronto, Janice who has been there, done that.. and well, has probably out-traveled many of us. Here is her post on Photos that Inspire her to travel! Some people may be very specific about what inspires them to travel. If asked to present photos that […]

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I always use to think of 7atenine as more of a bar/club than a restaurant. Trendy and cool, this is a great place “to be seen” and also to people watch. From the deep house that plays to the swanky deco and strobing lights, it is easy to see how I could have been mistaken. […]

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Mr. Mak’s Fish Head

When we read on Pureglutton about her losing and finding her favourite Fish Head Noodles, we heaved a big sigh.. Sighhhhh. When were we going to be as lucky as Ms. Pureglutton and find our Lost Sweet and Sour Pork Man, we wondered. If only the stars look upon us as favorably and reveal the […]

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Interview with Chef Nathalie Arbefeuille

Those of you who have seen this post, know that Nathalie’s Gourmet Studio, is the new buzz word on the street. Me, I know Nathalie personally because she was once my baking teacher. Yes, Ciki actually bakes and cooks, though she claims she does not, because anyone can cook really, for survival, but not everyone […]

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