The Christmas Friday I Ate Kocha Taiwanese Delight


11.52 am – Had only red apples for breakfast as it was super near lunch time when I woke up.

01.27 pm – Went over to Xuan Xin Restaurant in Gurney for a Christmas lunch with my family.

02.55 pm – Hurried on over to DeSantia Bridal House to join Vivian’s family

choose the studio photographs taken 5 days ago.

07.24 pm – Went to Kocha Taiwanese Delight for the first time.

The set selection was pretty huge, more than 50 over types to choose from.

In the end, I chose from the alacarte menu.

Taiwan’s supposed to be famous for their milk tea so I ordered myself one.

Honey dew milk tea with pearls.

Beef noodles.

Beef ball soup which had a different soup base. Tasted better than the beef noodles soup base. Can’t believe these 6 beef balls cost RM7.50. Note to self, order with noodles next time.

09.00 pm – Met up with Nicky Goh and friends at Gurney Walk before going over to Line Clear for

a tall glass of fresh cow’s milk. Do you know anywhere else in Penang to get fresh cow’s milk?

01.30 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzz

Friday 4th Of December 2009


11.00 am – Had a 2 mini bananas and butter kaya toasts for breakfast.

11.30 am – Lie To me s02e08.

12.30 pm – Gossip Girl s03e11.

01.58 pm – Went to Maa Roy for lunch.

The very awesome raw cucumber and long beans with sambal belacan.

Clear tom yam.

Tom yam fried rice.

Belacan fried rice.

The fried rice toppings.

Stir fried kailan.

Deep fried kangkung.

Authentic Thai padprik chicken.

Pandan chicken.

Green curry chicken.

Prawn cakes.

Glass noodles with baked crab.

06.19 pm – Started decorating my house’s Christmas tree.

1 hour later.

08.00 pm – Lie To Me 2×09.

10.01 pm – Had Line Clear’s nasi kandar for dinner.

10.32 am – Went to QEII The Waterfront Venue for


Star Party.

The entrance.

The stage.

The Heinekens.

04.30 am – zzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Saturday I Was Introduced To The HLA Cash Builder


09.30 am – Had oats,

coconut oil toasts,

papayas and

apples for breakfast.

10.30 pm – Lie To Me s01e04.

Lie To Me s01e05.

01.00 pm – Went to the place that sells the most delicious kiam chai boey in the world for lunch.

The awesome duck meat.

The awesome chicken meat.

The most delicious kiam chai boey in the world. chopped.

The roasted pork.

The chilli sauce.

Lunch was awesome!

02.30 pm – Moved on over to the nearby Sunshine Farlim’s

Xiao Er kopitiam

to listen to a friend explain about savings.

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The menu.

The coffee variety.

After the drinks came, the HLA agent began her explanation about HLA’s latest ‘saving plan’.

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The HLA cash builder. Made my own home work later on and found out that it’s not so worth it.

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04.00 pm – After 2 hours, I paid for the drinks and went grocerying.

Bought a papaya,

apples, lemons, garlic,

dragon fruits,

v8 vegetable juice, mini brooms, post it notes, liquid Dettol soap,

and a tub of Nestle yogurt.

05.30 pm – Made myself a cup of tomato tea to keep my immune system running high as I’m gonna be around poor sick Vinny a lot. Have to take care of myself so that I can take care of her ma.

06.00 pm – Closing The Ring @ home.

FC Rating : 6/10

09.00 pm – Went to Line Clear for


10.30 pm – Put 2 lizard & cockroach traps around the kitchen.

11.00 pm – Made some Bailey’s.

Half milk.

Quarter baileys.

~ah. Relaxing.

11.30 pm – Watched Manchester City kick Blackburn’s ass.

01.00 am – zzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzz

The Sunday I Attempted To Make Green Tea Ice Cream


11.00 am – Woke up to several

tuna croissants.

11.30 am – Started making ice cream. 👿

The ice cream maker.

02.30 pm – The result 3 hours later.

Heated the stuff and poured it into the ice cream maker.

05.00 pm – Went for a RM30 foot massage by the blind.

This place is located somewhere opposite Prangin Mall and

somewhere before this red Hotlink building.

Vivian got Johari while

I got Awang to work on our feet.


They even got certificates from college. Wow. Qualified masseuses.



Still, I like Thailand’s style of massage better. It’s more gentle and song.

06.00 pm – Dropped by Komtar Carnival 2009.

Chan. So chan. So uncarnival like.

07.30 pmDiscovered Diversity. AWESOMELY TALENTED DANCE GROUP.

08.30 pm – Went to Line Clear for

some nasi kandar.

The freshly-out-from-the-frying-pan fried chicken.


09.30 pm – Tried eating the green tea ice cream for dessert.

Cannot. Fail. Tak jadi telan.

12.00 am – zzzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzz

The Saturday I Attended FAG Penang’s Second Chance Christmas Play


10.30 am – Had breakfast.

11.30 pm – Accompanied this fella for brunch before going for replacement guitar lesson.

12.00 pm – Guitar class.

02.00 pm – Our new teacher, Caddy the butcher. He kills. Easily. Weapon of mass destruction? Guitar.

Hamley Music School’s principal.

03.00 pm – Went over to Padang Brown food court.

Had dip dip and

char koay teow.

04.30 pm – Went over to Oldtown E-Gate for a chit chat session.

05.30 pm – Went to fill the fat guy on the left’s stomach.

07.30 pm – Went over to Esplanade’s food court for dinner.

Had Ong Molly’s

char bee tai bak.

08.00 pm – Went over to Dewan Sri Pinang for FAG’s 2008 Christmas special entitled Second Chance. Went to support my brother who was part of it.

We were entertained by caroling,

a play,

the carols again and

an ex-SIA stewardess who told everyone the story about how her life went down the drain. How she got hooked to money, fame, pride, greed, gambling and how her life changed for the better after she lost everything. Which reinforces my theory that people ONLY change when the impact is BIG.

11.30 pm – Went over to Line Clear for supper.

12.00 am – Filled in some gas before going home.

01.00 am – zzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Thursday I Found Out That Komtar’s Ramadhan Bazaar Was Kinda Quiet


07.30 am – Woke up. Breakfasted. Showered.

09.00 am – Worked a bit.

12.00 pm – Lunched.

Price : RM4.50

01.00 pm – Worked a bit more.

01.30 pm – zzzZZZZZZZZzzzzzzz

03.00 pm – Was on the road.

04.00 pm – Jogging! @ Botanical Gardens.

05.00 pm – Was caught in a freaking long jam that stretched all the way to Waterfall hotel.

Was stuck in it for about half an hour. Damn, was I hungry. Lucky for me, I had yummy homemade sushi in the car =) Thanks, Vinny.

The cause. The damage doesn’t look that bad. With seat belts on, I’m sure everyone’s okay.

06.00 pm – Komtar Ramadhan Bazaar.

The place was so empty. There were like only 10 stalls there and the people were so few compared to Gelugor’s Ramadhan Bazaar.

06.30 pm – We decided to head on over to Line Clear instead.

Everything was just freshly made out of the pot, ready for the buka puasa crowd.

~yum ~yum

Spent : RM16.70

07.30 pm – Balikz. Showered.

08.00 pm – Watched Gossip Girl s02e04.

09.00 pm – Watched Prison Break s04e05.

01.30 am – zzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzz

The Monday It Rained Heavily


Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.

09.30 am – Woke up. Showered. Breakfasted.

10.30 am – It started raining crazy heavily.

12.00 pm – Lunched with my sidekick.

01.00 pm – Grocerying in Tesco.

Eggs, eggs, eggs.

Some healthy and unhealthy stuff.

Fresh stuff.

02.00 pm – Dropped the car for repairs. Thanks Vinny, for fetching me back. I hope you enjoyed the Tigers.

03.00 pm – Siesta time!

05.00 pm – Daryl called to ask about later as the skies were pretty cloudy. I would have continued sleeping until you arrived, if it wasn’t for your call =P

06.00 pm – Jogging with buddies.

07.00 pm – Line Clear-ed for dinner. It’s been awhile. Daryl and I suggest that we pop by here for supper next time.

The stall is longer.


09.00 pm – Balik. Chit chatted with buddies.

10.30 pm – Showered.

11.00 pm – Prepared tomato tea.

12.00 am – zzzzzzZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz