Starbucks Malaysia Reimagines Raya with New Offerings

We’re just a few weeks shy of Hari Raya Aidilfitri. This year’s celebrations will be a little subdued due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Starbucks Malaysia is keen to inject some colour into the festivities – through several exciting new Raya beverage and merchandise offerings. I’m sure everyone is missing Air Jagung, which is a must-have at Ramadan bazaars. Taking inspiration from this popular drink, … Continue reading Starbucks Malaysia Reimagines Raya with New Offerings

9 Must-Have Hari Raya Dishes For the Festive Season

Ramadan Kareem! Last week marked the start of Ramadan, the holiest month in Islam, when Muslims around the world observe fasting from dawn until dusk. In Malaysia, this is usually a time for Ramadan bazaars – but these have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Some states have come up with innovative ways to help traders, such as through delivery services – and while … Continue reading 9 Must-Have Hari Raya Dishes For the Festive Season

Experience Star Wars This Christmas @ Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

As one of the largest and most popular shopping malls in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, one can always expect interesting Christmas decorations at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur come the year-end holiday season. Past celebrations have seen themes such as Christmas Ever After and a Magical Christmas with Disney (featuring hundreds of Mickey figurines). This year, the mall rides on a much-anticipated film releasing in December … Continue reading Experience Star Wars This Christmas @ Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Celebrates A Magical Christmas With Disney

*So. As you can probably tell from my week-long absence from the blogosphere, my ’30-day writing challenge’ for November failed. Miserably. :’D On the bright side (?), I have a tonne of posts to update, which I’m excited to share – as soon as I can make time to pen them down.  Christmas in Malaysia is more a commercial affair than a religious one – at least … Continue reading Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Celebrates A Magical Christmas With Disney

Mother’s Day Brunch @ Open Farm Community Singapore

Thinking about where to bring mum out for Mother’s Day? Singapore’s Open Farm Community – an urban community food project that brings together local farmers and chefs on a 35,000 sq ft plot of green land – is having a Mother’s Day Brunch to celebrate and honour the most important woman in our lives. The menu features new dishes andpairings by OFC’s new culinary team, … Continue reading Mother’s Day Brunch @ Open Farm Community Singapore

5 Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley This Halloween

Halloween. The ‘spookiest’ time of the year. It’s when cable TV starts showing re-runs of classics like Halloween (duh!), A Nightmare on Elm Street and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and costume parties abound. Or, if you worked at my (now ex) company, they have a small prize for colleagues who come to work dressed up. Usually this means slathering some face paint on and dressing … Continue reading 5 Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley This Halloween

Home-Cooked Food /Mid Autumn Fest

The Mid-Autumn Festival is an important celebration for Chinese and Vietnamese folk all over the world. Celebrating unity, ties and togetherness, family members (and sometimes friends!) will gather at night for a dinner and to play with lanterns, eat mooncakes and chat while gazing at the full moon.   As I mentioned before in my previous post, the only gazing we were doing in Malaysia … Continue reading Home-Cooked Food /Mid Autumn Fest