The Tuesday I Made Sambal Belacan v2

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09.06 am – Breakfast.

12.25 pm – Lunch.

12.37 pm – After lunch snack.

01.15 pm – How I Met Your Mother s05e09.

04.51 pm – Afternoon break.

05.05 pm – Started making sambal belacan v2.

Used 1 of granny’s 3 sambal belacan.

I realized that you’re actually supposed to heat up the sambal belacan to bring out the aroma.

This is the major difference between v2 from v1.

The ingredients before being chopped.

The ingredients chopped up.

Blend.

Makes about 1 jar full.

Used a glass jar as the content is pretty explosive.

A little change midway here and there makes it v2b.

06.30 pmPower training @ Zero Fitness.

07.38 pm – Had stir fried pea shoots,

scrambled eggs,

kangkung belacan,

lobak,

otak otak and some

deep fried small fish for

dinner.

09.53 pm – Researched a bit more about Kia’s latest car called ‘Forte’ with prices starting at RM75,800.

11.47 pm – Watched The Hangover @ home. SO COOL! I give it 9.5/10!!

02.00 am – zzZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzz

The Tuesday I Got My Very Own Mosquito Racquet

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09.14 am – Breakfast.

10.20 am – Started charging my very own mosquito racquet bought from Jelutong market at RM14.

12.38 pm – Lunch.

05.22 pm – Afternoon break.

07.25 pm – Had snow pea shoots,

water spinach,

broccoli and

meat balls for

dinner.

12.00 am – zzzZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzz

The Sunday I Went For A Tarot Card Reading

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09.00 am – Day 8.

Went to Taman Free School’s market for breakfast.

3 for RM1.

I felt kesian for this lady. Her stall macam di pinggirkan from the main.

Had curry mee for breakfast. Tastes bleh.

10.00 am – Went for a car wash.

11.30 am – Chopped up some coconuts from yesterday for a drink.

~yum.

So thick.

01.30 pm – Checked out

Wawasan Open University’s

Learning Carnival 2009.

Tried out mah skills at Paintball.

Checked out the postcard tent.

Saw some really good pictures there.

Here’s the winner of the contest.

Here’s the 1st runner up. Looks cacat to me.

This or

even this is much better than the original 1st runner up.

Saw the timetable and the only 2 things that caught my eyes were

the Mensa IQ test and

the tarot card reading.

I was pretty skeptical upon hearing it but nevertheless I decided to give it a try upon entering the room. Here’s my hand.

Here’s Tristen Churn, my interpreter. Hi Tristen, how are ya? =)

03.30 pm – Lunched at Kedai Makan Satu Ratus Empat Puluh Dua.

Tasted ok-ok la.

07.00 pm – Making of

v7.

08.00 pm – Had dinner at Ismail Ikan Bakar & Din Tomyam Seafood.

The mixed tomyam.

The padprik ayam.

A very delicious grilled fish.

09.30 pm – Dessert solid.

Dessert liquid.

12.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Thursday Aunt Mary Cooked Dinner For Me

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10.30 am – Had 2 coconut oil banana toasts,

an oats milk and

2 soft boiled eggs for breakfast.

11.30 am – It rained like mad.

01.30 pm – Lunch.

A nice hot cup of Nescafe that went well with the weather.

02.30 pm – Tested out the new Firefox 3.1.

download firefox 3.1

07.30 pm – Went to Bayswater Condominium for dinner.

Aunt Mary’s cozy temporary house.

Stir fried pea shoots. These were hard to chew.

Pork with preserved vegetables. Too salty.

Fish curry. Tastes a little on the bland side.

Money bags were okay.

The mixed seafood was okay as well.

Thanks for dinner!

I just love the view from the 22nd floor.

09.00 pm – The nicest part of dinner was dessert.

It had ice cream as well!

12.00 am – zzzzZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Monday Aunt Mary & Uncle Joe Ate Mee Sotong Goreng

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09.00 am – Had an apple,

a coconut oil toast, a peanut butter toast,

oats milk and

soft boiled eggs for breakfast.

Took Aunt Mary and Uncle Joe

to Hameed Pata’s.

Check out the mee goreng man. ~fuh. The white ones are chililess, which makes it dull.

~yum

Dropped by Midlands Park One Stop after lunch for……

ta da!

Coconut ice cream!

Addictive I tell ya!

07.30 pm – Had homemade soy sauce chicken,

steamed pork,

pea shoots and

rempah fish

for dinner.

11.00 pm – Bird’s nest for supper. According to her,a small bowl costs RM25. I don’t know how true that is but thanks Mom!

12.00 am – zzzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzz

The Saturday I Tried Tanjung Bungah’s Ancient Herbal Sauna

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10.30 am – Went to Red Rock Commercial Centre’s

Siang Hai Tim Sum for breakfast.

The common tea cups at dim sum eateries.

Filled up the teapot with

chrysanthemum tea.

The dim sum card.

The reminder.

I had sesame seed cake,

egg tarts (not the crispy kind that I like),

har kau,

chilli balls,

siew mai and

pork ribs.

12.00 pm – Went to the hidden ancient Chinese herbal sauna in Tanjung Bungah.

Passed by Ban Aik Cheong cafe.

Passed by the big black and white car wash sign and

saw the sign!

The arrow that points to sauna house.

Turned in and saw Tai Pee Sun temple. Took the right road and passed by

Poay Wah before seeing the

sign again.

The same sauna house sign with the arrow guiding you towards the place.

Ta da. Found it!

The Tanjung Bungah

anciant herbal sauna.

It was located far from the hustle and bustle of the city, peaceful and quiet.

The sheltered common area.

The signboard for tourists. Locals get the special price of RM6.

Refreshments, mostly hot drinks.

The pot of herbal ginger.

Healthy stuff.

The toilet where you take a leak and take a shower.

The rules.

The sauna room.

Thanks Kok Aun, for the helpful tips! I had a great experience!

herbal sauna tips

The caretaker of the ancient herbal sauna.

The sauna generator.

The woods for burning.

01.30 pm – Went over to Arked Tanjung Bungah

located exactly

opposite the floating mosque of Penang.

Had a headache choosing

Lidiana’s wide array of dishes.

Decided on these 3 in the end.

05.30 pm – Watched Grey’s Anatomy s05e14.

grey's anatomy bet your heart out

09.00 pm – Went over to Pineapple Garden, located just beside Pisa for dinner.

Had pea shoots,

fish cake,

steamed white pomfret and

a plate of belacan chicken

for dinner.

10.00 pm – Went to Church Street Cafe

for a few glasses of snow beer and

some peanuts.

02.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzz

The Wednesday I Tried Using An Epilator

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02.00 pm – Went over to Minah for lunch.

Had curry fish,

mix vegetables,

beef rendang,

stir fried lady’s fingers and

deep fried chickens that goes well with

the soury onion gravy.

~yum.

03.30 pm – Underworld 3.

underworld 3 rise of the lycans

FC Rating : 7/10

05.30 pm – Became the guinea pig. Tried out the epilator I bought for Vinny’s birthday. It looks normal but once you turn it on, it sounds scary.

It was painful. But bearable.

07.30 pm – Went over to Weld Quay’s Ghee Seng Tomyam Seafood for dinner with friends.

We had scrambled eggs,

lobak,

stir fried Chinese kale,

deep fried water spinach,

fried pork in dark soy sauce,

stir fried pea shoots,

tom yam prawns,

hot pot tofu and

deep fried pork with onions.

We spent about

RM18 per person. What a reasonable amount for 9 dishes. It’s like as if it’s RM2 per dish.

12.00 am – zzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz