A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
When I was growing up in Klang, Bukit Tinggi didn’t even exist. Now, it’s a bustling hub with several major hypermarket stores and eateries that have established a name for themselves within the Klang community. My parents moved to Bukit Tinggi this year after an increase in the crime rate in their previous [...]
I feel a pimple erupting like Krakatoa (Eyjafjallajokull is so last week already) on my face, and it bothers me. Why I’m so affected, I have no idea, because ten pimples could embed themselves on my face and they would still blend in with my leathery middle-aged skin. It’s like going to the gym, [...]
The lure of seafood is too good to resist. Its location is in the middle of a kampung, surrounded by wooden houses, lush greenery, enveloped in a billow of exhaust fumes from passing vehicles and shadowed by an ancient power plant at Connaught Bridge. As children, my brothers and I would visit this plant [...]
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.