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Eat Vinegar – Story of Fang Xuanling’s Wife

Voon Nam Cafe - Black Vinegar Noodle

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Jealousy. The green eyed monster. Jealousy is defined as the negative thoughts and feelings of insecurity, fear and anxiety over an anticipated loss of something that the person values. This is different to envy as envy is when you crave what others have. Have you or your partner ever been jealous before? I know I [...]


The road to honour

Hung Hing Abell Road Kolo Mee with Meat Ball Soup

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Why do we have such odd and long road names in Kuching? We have normal sounding road names of course, but some of the road names are ultimately too long. For example, we have Jalan Tan Sri Ong Kee Hui, Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce, Jalan Tan Sri Datuk Amar Sim Kheng Hong,  Jalan Tan [...]


Just a Lazy Post

Sing Sing Sing Yuen Vegetarian Kolo Mee

Sing Sing Sing Yuen Vegetarian Kolo Mee

Hey folks, sorry for the delay. Due to CNY celebrations, I had to skip a posting. I didn’t have to but celebration laziness kicked in. Anyway, Happy Chinese New Year and Chap Goh Mei to those celebrating! Let’s welcome the year of the Dragon, the only mythical creature in the Chinese horoscope! Back to the [...]


Gimme Gimme Gimme

Oriental Park Kolo Mee

Oriental Park - Kolo Mee

Hey folks! It’s eve of Christmas Eve! I hope all your Christmas shopping is done. Last post I talked about buying gifts for friends and family but Christmas is also a time to receive presents as well! Hooray! I don’t mean to sound materialistic, but hey, getting Christmas loot is always fun.  And it isn’t [...]


Lawyer Lawyer

Chong and Low Cafe Mince Meat Noodles

Chong and Low - Mince Meat Noodles

Lawyers have always gotten a bad rap. They have been the butt of many jokes probably only second to dumb blonde jokes. Nolo Press managed to publish a 171-page compilation of negative anecdotes about lawyers.  Some of these jokes accuses them of having less morals than a 2 dollar hooker and would sell the souls [...]


Kids and Picky eaters

Ta Wan Kung Fried Chicken Kolo Mee

Ta Wan Kung Fried Chicken Kolo Mee

I am at an age where most of my friends are either parents or are soon to be. Kids are cute. The way they play. The way they talk. The way they laugh. They grow up right in front of your eyes.  I guess these are the joys of parenthood. Don’t get the wrong idea, [...]


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Fu Shin Kwang Zhuge Yen Curry Noodles

Fu Shin Kwang Zhuge Yen Curry Noodle

Advertisements have become an art form and a form of entertainment. Proof of this lies in the fact that shows like World’s Funniest Commercials and Funniest Commercials of the Year exists. There is even a few websites (here’s one) dedicated to showing commercials! Ok.. they aren’t the most engaging tv shows but neither is most [...]


The Taste is Strong with this One

Sin Shing Green Road Kolo Mee

Sin Shing - Green Road Kolo Mee

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away (read: last Tuesday in a corolla), I was in a car with a friend of mine when our conversation turned to the star wars series. But how did that lead to an awesome bowl of kolo mee?