The Monday I Ate At Sungai Dua’s Illegal Roadside Stalls

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09.00 am – Had breakfast.

09.30 am – Filled in RM50 worth of Petrol.

Pumped in about

250kPa worth of pressure to all four tyres.

Went back to Hoe Hin, the car workshop I do not like going to but have to,

located opposite Lam Wah Ee

to let Mr Hoe Hin fix his mistake.

The visual difference from when I gave Hoe Hin the car last Wednesday was the semi-fixed scratch,

fixed front right bumper and

the fixed, smooth car doors.

The things that were left untouched was the back right bumper and

the missing 2.

(PS : Do you know where I can fix number plates for a reasonable price in Penang?)

08.00 pm – Had lunch.

Kiam chai boey.

Nescafe coffee.

07.30 pm – Went over to the illegal roadside stall

located somewhere nearby Beng Aksesori & Penyaman Udara for dinner.

Decided to to buy rice from

the nasi campur stall.

Had it with

a plate of padprik ayam and

maggi goreng.

10.30 pm – zzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Thursday We Tried Golden City’s Maria Sui Kow For The First Time

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09.30 am – Had breakfast.

Turned these 2 into

this. (My 1st time successfully making soft boiled eggs! yay!)

Turned this into

these.

Toasted 2 traditional hailam bread into toasts.

~yum

10.00 am – Took John to Mak Long for the first time.

The kampung dishes.

~yum.

How true Penangites look like.

01.30 pm – Went over to Queensbay Mall with

this fella.

Bought the tickets.

Tried out CYC amusement park’s new Let’s GO Jungle game while waiting.

02.30 pm – Watched Transporter 3.

FC Rating : 6/10 (skippable)

04.30 pm – Went over to Bayan Baru market’s food court for tea.

Wanna get high?

07.00 pm – Learned about Mistubishi’s MiEV from Gim, the FULL electric car closest to production ready form. May launch in Australia as early as 2009.

Interior.

08.00 pm – Filled PHD up.

08.30 pm – Went to Kedai Makan Golden City (located beside New World Park) to try out

Maria’s sui kow. It was delicious but

the wan than mee was just biasa. Nothing extraordinary about it.

09.00 pm – Went over to Sri Ananda Bahwan

to fill this fella’s fat stomach

with banana leaf.

The curries.

~yum

We were actually pretty full by the time we left.

09.30 pm – Went over to Lebuh Tye Sin’s economy bee hoon for awhile before going to Jelutong market for more food.

Bastard.

02.00 am – zzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Friday I Went Bowling After A Long Time

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09.00 am – Had Ibumie’s Har Mee Mi Goreng for breakfast.

While the noodles are cooking, take out the perencahs and kecup

and squeeze them all over the plate.

Slice an apple if there’s time.

Then baru you stir the noodles after completion. ~yum

10.00 am – Threw away the lousy, cheapo car sunshade.

Berbulu after a few months of using it. Chan.

12.30 pm – Went over to Mak Long for lunch.

~yum

07.10 pm – Checked out Gurney Plaza’s new wing.

Nando’s had an upgrade.

It’s now 2 stories.

The newly opened Sakae Sushi.

08.00 pm – Went over to Lebuh Presgrave for the

famously delicious ais kacang and

hokkien mee.

Looks simple

but the taste kills! ~fuh

08.30 pm – As it was not really that filling, we went over to the nearby Lebuh Tye Sin for more food.

Economy mee + koay teow + bihun.

Red bean soup.

09.00 pm – Went over to Penang Bowl.

Looks well maintained, although it’s old.

Penang bowl’s bowling charges.

11.00 pm – Waited for 2 hours before we got to play.

101. Not bad huh. :p

1 point achievement. 😈

Cheap and fun. RM12 for 3 games, RM1 for shoes.

01.00 am – Checked out Screwball. Cannot. Fail. Ah Beng music, Ah Beng crowd.

Shifted over to Belissa Row’s Bed immediately.

03.00 am – zzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzz

The Monday I Became The Lonely Walking Lamp Post

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09.30 am – Breakfasted.

Took out the honeydew bought in Sunshine Farlim.

Chopped it into halves

and quarters.

Breakfast of the day. And, my oh my, the Sunshine’s honeydew does really taste good.

11.00 am – Went for a haircut.

Before.

After.

12.00 pm – Grocerying.

Tesco was still in Raya mood.

Bought yoghurt again. Seriously, I think I’m liking it. It’s slowly making its way into my short list of favourites.

A new shower head for the old shower head that doesn’t seem to do it’s job well anymore.

Eggs as usual.

12.30 pm – Ate from my favourite nasi campur Melayu stall

in Tesco’s foodcourt.

01.00 pm – Went home for lunch.

~yum

Had another quarter.

01.30 pm – Fixed in the new shower head.

Old.

New.

04.00 pm – Had coffee after such a long time. Was abstaining from it as I had my diarrhea issues for the past 2 weeks.

06.00 pm – Hiking with buddies the couple. Today, I became the lonely walking lamp post. Sadly, my should-have-been-walking-lamp-post-partner was unavailable 😥

(Nolah. Actually it’s not as bad as it sounds la. I think Phaik Chin was lonelier longer than me 👿 )

Along the way, one could see the hillsides covered with ‘blankets’. Lots of ’em.

Chics & Lesbians ahead.

Chics & Lesbians ahead. 7 of them! 😯

And then we arrived at Semangat 46. Just Shawn and I.

Playing with friends and family while waiting for Phaik Chin to arrive.

About 15 minutes later of not seeing her, we decided to launch search and rescue. Sebenarnya, Phaik Chin got sesat dalam hutan. Nasib baik she wore pink, so it was kinda easy to spot her among the greens.

07.00 pm – Touched base.

Had pink jambus.

She had coconuts.

He had (I dunno what).

07.30 pm – And then we went to Evergreen again.

And it was very packed, as usual.

Had the same stuff as Saturday’s.

The red bean soup. Quality? Fail.

08.30 pm – Scouted for stuff in Cold Storage.

Bought a bottle of aftershave.

Saw Gurney’s new Big Apple Donuts & Coffee, replacing Pastasia.

11.30 pm – Had a not so healthy supper. Was craving for Nasi Tembok like mad!

Biscuits and

milk.

01.00 am – zzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzz

The Wednesday Where I Ate Lunch In Tesco

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09.30 am – Woke up. Showered. Breakfast-ed.

10.30 am – Updated famouschris.

Bought tickets for Dark Knight

on Friday in Queensbay at 9pm.

12.00 pm – Lunch in Tesco.

Ate from the Malay Mixed rice stall which is kinda pricey.

The plate of mixed rice below cost RM5.70.

01.30 pm – Grocerying. Bought

two carton of eggs,

watermelon,

slippers to maintain the cleanliness of my feet around the house,

a cool solid dark coloured towel,

tiger biscuits to stop hunger pangs,

ambi pur refill for the car and dettol soaps and

lemons and bananas.

02.00 pm – Picked up my buddy and dropped my v3i for repairs. Dropped it yesterday.

02.30 pm – My buddy and I went to Malay Road’s Hidden Wan Than Mee.

He had flat wan than while I had the

usual wan than mee.

03.00 pm – Dessert at Adventist Hospital’s Bee Koay Moay. We just went there without thinking much as the ah pek is already old and we do not know when he’s gonna go. I mean like, we won’t be able to continue tasting his products once he leaves us. So, makan nia.

The delicious bee koay moay.

03.30 pm – Lepak around my room.

Played CS.

05.30 pm – Updated famouschris after he left.

06.00 pm – Dinner.

06.45 pm – Lathered Py with shampoo.

07.00 pm – CS.

07.30 pm – Rinsed the shampoo off Py.

08.00 pm – Self improvement time. I learned that :

Strength, time, freedom and love are currencies. You can trade one for the other.

Eg: An employee trading his time and freedom for money.

08.30 pm – Prepared for badminton.

09.00 pm – Badminton with buddies.

11.00 pm – Showered.

11.30 pm – Supper-ed.

12.00 am – CS.

01.00 am – Read mails marked for reading.

01.30 am – zzzzzZZZZzzzzzzz