The Christmas Eve Thursday of 2009

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Woke up to a very good morning. Yeah. Christmas is here.

08.29 am – Went to 9B Jalan Delima for

this stall’s

super awesomely delicious curry mee.

08.52 am – Showered this fella.

02.15 pm – Started making lunch.

Softening up the spaghetti in water.

Sweet Hungarian paprika. (And I thought paprika was from India?)

Peeled cabbages into bite size.

Cucumber to be cut.

Butter and olive oil.

Liquid heavy cream.

Paprika, cayenne pepper, black pepper an salt.

The soft and bendable spaghetti.

While the cabbage and spaghetti was being boiled,

the onions and scallions were chopped up.

Started sauteing the scallions and onions.

After about 3 minutes the spices were thrown in.

How it looked like 1 minute later.

Poured in the heavy cream.

After about 1 minute of stirring.

Ta da! Lunch.

06.44 pm – Received my Christmas gift from Vivian.

A pair of Quicksilver flip flops!

And it fits! Thanks, Vivian!

08.59 pm – Passions of Kerala for dinner.

Awesome banana leaf rice. One of 2 places in Penang I’d recommend for banana leaf.

Mutton marsala.

Deep fried bittergourd.

The damage. (A fraction of what you’d pay in restaurants on New Year’s eve.)

10.24 pm – Party time!

02.56 am – After party bar.

03.41 am – Wanted to eat supper at Nasi Beratur and Raffe but turns out they were out of food.

Went over to trusty McDonald’s instead.

Bought home a box of Fillet o Fish.

Supper.

05.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Monday I Made Spicy Mushrooms Spaghetti

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08.37 am – Had soft boiled eggs and

butter kaya toasts for breakfast.

12.37 pm – Lunch.

05.48 pm – Afternoon break.

06.20 pm – Started working on my spicy spaghetti mushrooms.

The ingredients.

Boiled the spaghetti.

Fried the spicy mushrooms.

Dropped in the scallions and cheese.

Stirred it together with the spaghetti.

Ta da!

The fresh and raw vegetables.

Dinner.

12.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Friday I Saw First Assembly of God’s Only You Christmas Play

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11.24 am – Breakfast.

11.42 am – Started preparing lunch.

Vivian cut up aluminum foil

and wrapped the oven grills

before preheating it.

Double the serving of spaghetti.

Took out yesterday’s marinated meat and lay it out on the grill.

Chopped up what needed to be chopped up.

Boiled the carrots, broccoli and

cabbages.

Ta da!

Lunch for 2.

02.01 pm – Vivian started wrapping the presents for FlyFM’s Pagi Show Christmas Tree.

03.48 pm – Went to Golden Auto Accessories to

change the old China brand cacat audio head unit into a better one.

The Pioneer DEH-P4550 audio head unit. I damn love the sound quality, especially the bass!

06.13 pm – Went to Tesco and did some

basic grocerying.

06.35 pm – Went to Restoran Deen of Jelutong for the first time.

Ate the ‘nasi kandar yang terkenal di pulau pinang’. Scores a B from me. Dipping fried chicken in curry is not cool.

08.21 pm – Went to Dewan Sri Pinang for Penang First Assembly of God’s annual christmas play entitles ‘Only You’.

‘We wish you a merry christmasss….’

10.43 pm – The party continues.

01.58 am – Had supper at Ghee Seng Tom Yam.

Had yummy fried curly noodles tom yam and

sinfully delicious roasted pork in soy sauce. A+.

03.30 am – zzzzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzz

The Friday I Made Spicy Sesame Spaghetti

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07.44 am – Breakfast.

Soft boiled eggs.

08.19 am – Showered Py the dog.

10.01 am – Received 2 letters today.

One was BP’s promotion back in June 2009.

One was tunemoney’s card termination letter. (I terminated Tune card once I got Public Bank’s PBDay2Day card)

The cheque.

Cut up Tune Money’s.

12.03 pm – Started preparing for lunch.

Spicy sesame pasta recipe.

1/3 serving of spaghetti.

Boil it.

Chopped up the red chili, green bird’s eye chili and scallions.

Prepped the oil.

Combined the 2.

Continued with the almost Mexican tofu.

Sambal belacan with half a tablespoon of olive oil.

Took out the remaining half tofu from the fridge.

Sliced out a thin lemon.

Decided to change the name from “almost Mexican” to “sambal” tofu.

Cooked the sambal belacan for a few minutes before adding in

the tofu.

Next was the simple salad dressing.

Lemon in oil.

The raw salad.

Sauteed the scallions and chili before

mixing it with the spaghetti to

toss.

12.56 pm – Lunch.

01.00 pm – Got my caffeine fix.

02.15 pm – Went on a trailer spree.

Iron Man 2.

Alice in Wonderland Trailer 2.

Robin Hood.

05.18 pm – Started preparing for tomorrow’s lunch.

Took out the steak and chicken breast.

Let it sit in the water.

Made the marinade.

Chopped both the steak and chicken

into half.

Put the marinade and meat together in a resealable bag.

07.30 pm – Went to Evergreen for dinner.

Dessert.

08.00 pm – Collected the tickets at GSC.

09.30 pm – Watched Avatar @ GSC. Awesome movie!

FC Rating : 9/10

12.33 am – Went to Jelutong’s midnight economy rice at kedai kopi Lum Kah for

supper.

01.30 am – zzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzz

The Wednesday I Made Spicy Lemon Tofu

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08.51 am – The quality of water after the water supply comes back on.

09.18 am – Breakfast.

12.31 pm – Lunch.

05.00 pm – Afternoon break.

Dinner consisted of raw vegetables,

balsamic honey potatoes and

spicy soft tofu.

Sit the raw vegetable in water.

Made the garlic dressing.

Took out a piece of sweet potato.

Sliced and submerged.

Preparation, done.

07.03 pm – Drained the raw vegetables.

Boiled a pot of water and

let it cook for a minute.

Then it was the potatoes’ turn.

Boiling, boiling.

The frying pan.

Threw in all the tofu ingredients.

The tofu 5 minutes later.

Sweet potatoes with balsamic vinegar and honey.

Garlic dressing salad.

Spicy lemon tofu.

12.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzz

The Thursday I Made Tuna Sandwich

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08.38 am – Started drinking Sabah Tea,

which is actually black tea.

09.11 am – Breakfast.

09.28 pm – Bought disposable syringes for

sucking the crap in the fighting fish bowls

without disturbing the bubble nests.

12.38 pm – Did you know that accepting friend requests from people you don’t know in Facebook is a recipe for ID theft?

12.48 pm – Lunch.

01.30 pm – How I Met Your Mother s05e10.

05.12 pm – Started preparing dinner.

Tuna sandwich ingredients.

Boiled an egg.

05.25 pm – Sliced up half a tomato.

Cleaned the cabbages.

Took out the cheese.

Let it sit in the fridge.

Celery,

chopped up.

Onion.

Used about half.

Chopped up.

Mixed it together with some soy sauce.

Poured out the remaining chunks of tuna in olive oil.

Stirred well.

Replaced the spring onion with celery.

06.01 pm – Found the youngest female betta picta fighting fish dead.

06.30 pm – Power Training @ ZeroFitness.

07.50 pm – Post workout drink.

08.03 pm – Toasted bread.

The final ingredients waiting to be combined.

Healthy tuna sandwich for dinner.

10.55 pm – Started preparing the meat marinade for tomorrow’s lunch.

Took out the garlic for chopping.

Minced.

Lemons.

Olive oil.

Soy sauce, worcestershire sauce, balsamic vinegar added.

Basil + thyme added.

Last but not least, minced garlic.

Took out the chicken breast and lamb shoulder for

skinning and deboning.

Sliced nicely.

Took out a piece of Reynold’s resealable bag.

Put the meat inside.

Mixed it well with the marinade before

letting it sit in the fridge overnight.

12.47 am – Nip Tuck s06e09.

02.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Tuesday I Made Mutton Burger

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09.25 am – Breakfast.

12.45 pm – Lunch.

Bought 25 square feet of aluminium foil.

02.36 pm – Started making the GOTLOSP marinade.

Took out the lamb shoulder from the freezer.

Detached the top from the bottom.

Deboned the lamb shoulder. (Note to self. Next time remove the fat as well.)

Took out the ingredients.

Had it prepared.

Mixed it in with the lamb.

04.48 pm – Afternoon break.

06.30 pm – Power Training @ Zero Fitness.

07.40 pm – Fresh milk post workout.

Mutton marinade, ready.

Took out the oven grill.

Covered each grill with aluminium so that I have less washing to do.

Slid it into the oven and

preheated it for 5 minutes.

Took out the bun and sliced it in half.

Oven ready. Shoved in the lamb shoulder and

roasted it for 5 minutes.

Tomatoes and cabbage.

08.31 pm – Mutton burger ready and

good to go!

11.51 pm – How I Met Your Mother s05e10.

01.00 am – zzzzzzzZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Thursday I Watched The Last Episode Of Scrubs

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10.00 am – The usual bananas on toast,

oats milk and

soft boiled eggs.

10.30 am – Trailed the Perak crisis live.

anil netto

01.00 pm – Lunch.

01.30 pm – Scrubs s08e17.

scrubs

05.30 pm – Tea break!

06.30 pm – Power Training at Zero Fitness Sudio.

power training

08.00 pm – Had crabs,

fried chicken,

spicy lady’s fingers and

stir fried vegetables for dinner.

09.00 pm – Lost s05e15

lost

12.00 am – Scrubs s08e18. Show finale. It feels sad to see such shows come to an end. It’ll even be sadder when Lost comes to an end next year. Oh well, life goes on.

scrubs

01.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzz

The Watermelon Wednesday

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09.00 am – Woke up. Showered. Breakfasted.

Tried ‘Highland Strawberries’ for the first time and find that there are more sour than sweet ones.

10.00 am – Updated famouschris.

11.00 am – Read about Anwar Ibrahim’s rally the previous night.

Read RPK’s IGP-AG Fabricated Evidence.

11.30 am – Facebooked. Friendstered.

12.00 pm – Lunch.

I think I’m addicted to this.

01.00 pm – Updated famouschris.

02.00 pm – Watched Anwar Ibrahim’s rally the previous night.

Part 1

Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

03.30 pm – Updated famouschris.

05.00 pm – Napped.

05.30 pm – Continued updating famouschris.

06.30 pm – Dinner.

Bought maggi fish meat ..

.. from my favourite stall in Mutiara Selera.

While waiting, I snapped a picture of an irresponsible car driver, AK3131 who parked in such a way that it blocks more than half the road, causing traffic jams along this road.

07.00 pm – Showered Py. My mom and I take turns bathing this fella, she during weekends and I during midweek.

07.30 pm – Continued updating famouschris.

09.00 pm – Badminton with buddies.

11.00 pm – Suppered at home while the rest went to Nasmir.

Had watermelon and

a bowl of instant soup.

I remembered that I have some chocolate Rocky’s but it seems that the ones left are Strawberry flavoured. Somebody stole a box of my chocolate rocky. Damn.

So I ate chocolate chips instead 🙂

11.30 pm – Showered.

12.00 am – Chit chatted for awhile with Siam Ong and Shawn the prawn.

12.30 am – Updated famouschris.

01.00 am – Blog hopped to Fireangel, TimothyTiah, KennySia, Mhyshael, WeeLiem, Mysticeline, TvSmith, chanlilian, rockybru.

02.00 am – zzzZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzz