A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
How did we end up beside a longkang, one fine Saturday night, relatively well dressed, and chomping on sloppy burgers? Answer #1: A business card. Who in their right mind puts a picture of a delicious burger on their namecard without being answerable to repercussions? (In this case, being obliged to accompany some newbies on [...]
1. Beep. Beep. “Please call home when u are free.” When dad sends this text message to my mobilephone, his request could range from “Your mum is in the hospital, so if you are free, please visit” to “Can you buy us plane tickets to London” to “Are you coming over for dinner this weekend?”. The urgency may [...]
Bald Eagle and I were whizzing up Jalan Semantan towards Damansara Heights at about 11.30 this morning where the plan was to enjoy some nice sausages from Jarrod & Rawlins, when suddenly we spotted the relatively new building complex, 10 Semantan, on our left. “Heylet’sgothere.” “Yahorwehaven’tbeento10Semantanbefore,ok.” “Youknowwhat’sgoodthere?” “Yupquickturn!!” The entire conversation happened in a span [...]
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.