A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
Sid’s Pub 1. The Malaysian mentality of keeping up with the Joneses goes beyond showing off material goods. Now we’re even comparing illnesses. Don’t believe me? Try telling someone you’re ill. “I’m ill. I’ve been throwing up and have had high fever for four days. I’m miserable.” “Poor dear,” she says, and for a moment, you [...]
When I was waiting for my STPM results, a looooooong time ago, I told my dad that I wanted a job. Like a real adult. So I went to the local McDonald’s and was hired as their resident artist. I drew and painted posters for their promotional activities, and in return, I was paid a [...]
Food, for me, is a means to an end and not an end in itself.
Food, for me, represents the love of family, the fellowship of friends, and the community and communality it brings.