Blog Action Day – 15th Oct 2010

Blog Action Day is an annual event held every October 15 that unites the world’s bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day with the aim of sparking a global discussion and driving collective action. This year’s theme is WATER. Regarding unclean water: Unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation cause 80% […]

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Movie Review – The Switch

THE PLOT: Spunky Kassie (Jennifer Aniston) tells her neurotic best friend Wally (Jason Bateman) she wants to get pregnant and finds a donor, Roland (Patrick Wilson), to provide the sperm. But at a “pregnancy party,” a drunken Wally destroys Roland’s specimen and replaces it with his own, then blacks out and forgets the whole thing. […]

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The ESG Jazz Festival 2010

Do you like Jazz? Do you feel that the Jazz scene is somewhat lacking in KL? Well … Empire Shopping Gallery in Subang will swing with the hottest, smoothest jazz acts in the city at its very first Jazz Festival 2010 from Friday Oct 22 to Sunday Oct 24, from 7pm to 10.30pm. It begins […]

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Friedchillies Love your Streetfood

You know how C&C are great fans of streetfood? Well, if you are crazy about MALAYSIAN street-food too and have your own favourites, please go to Friedchillies’ Love Your Streetfood website where you can vote for the BEST in every category. (Deadline is 18th October) After that, sit back, relax, keep your fingers crossed for […]

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Interview with Chef Michael Elfwing

This week’s Chef in the Spotlight is a talented Chef as well as dear friend , Michael Elfwing -Chef de Cuisine of Senses, KL Hilton. If you see the previous post on Dimsum at Elegant Inn, we actually had lunch together and I managed to see the fun and laid-back side to Michael .. when […]

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Return to Elegant Inn

When Cumi and Ciki recently got an invite via Marian Eu, to dine with the lovely Jeanette of Elegant Inn, we were well chuffed. Dimsum was on the agenda.. plus a sneak preview on the Hairy crab promotion. Wow.. lucky us. To me, Dim Sum is essentially a buffet in reverse. Instead of you going […]

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Unmasking Mexico Flavours!

Happy #followfriday readers! This week’s Blogger in the Spotlight (BITS) is none other than Mark who lives in San Francisco. Mark is a “Mexico enthusiast” with a passion for its history, food, geography and most importantly, its diversity of culture and great people. His first time stepping across the border was during his youth while […]

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My Nourishment Fete @ Royale Chulan

Just the other weekend, both me and my adventure, thrill seeking husband, Cumi were invited to this spectacular event, known as the My Nourishment Fete, downtown at the Royale Chulan. If you are wondering what the My Nourishment Fete was all about, it was actually a snazzy launch for the Merdeka issue of the magazine […]

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Movie Review – Machete!

It’s a toss up between, the taciturn star of Machete vs. the motley crew of The Expendables. Even with the odds against him, I’d put my money on the dude who hardly speaks, possesses only one deadpan expression and carries a big slice-and-dice blade! Perhaps the first feature film ever based on a two-minute fake […]

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10 all-American Star Dishes!

America is the home of hearty portions. Vast tracts of fertile farming land and staying on the leading edge of agricultural technologies have kept food prices low in the USA for most of its history. This has worked its way into the American cuisine ethos of generous helpings and strong flavours. flickr photo by scion02b […]

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