A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
I never had a doll when I was a child. My father, having lived in severe conditions in his youth, never knew what a doll was and consequently never realised its importance in a little girl’s life. Instead, he gave me things which he craved for in his childhood. He built a library for me [...]
Apparently, a lot of people know who Chef Edward Lee is. It helps that these days there are a gazillion channels on TV, out of which only a jillion or so of these channels are about cooking classes, celebrity chefs, reality cooking competitions and attention-deprived cake shop owners. Earlier this year, three-time James Beard semi-finalist [...]
I was in school camp when Lady Diana Spencer married Prince Charles. The year was 1981, and I was burning porridge in a tin pot when Prince Charles fumbled through his vows. It was far from a glamorous affair…camping, I mean, not the wedding…as we took several hours to pitch our tents in the school [...]
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.