• While eat out costs more, let’s cook at home on CNY

    We were planning to have ZK Curry Fish Head on the first day of CNY, well, obviously the owner of ZK is more Chinese than me.  He too is having a long CNY break, just like most of aboutcom’s suppliers. So we opted for Sri Paandi banana leave rice, which was not the greatest, since the place was so crowded. While thinking about the dinner, Retna told me to make Claypot Chicken Rice at home.  So we google-d for the right recipe.  Ok, why right?  There are many recipes out online, however, very few actually makes something as approaching what it should be.

  • 炆饭,海南鸡排还是新记 Sin Kee’s Hainanese Cuisine

    Sin Kee Restaurant (新记) at Brickfields has been around for more than 25 years.  Retna started going there after my former superior brought me there to celebrate my birthday about 10 years ago.  Sin Kee is well known for its Stewed Rice (炆饭) as well as Hainanese Chicken Chop.  Besides that, it has very tasty soup, of which varies from day to day. Retna’s former superior in her earlier agency also like to dine at this restaurant. It does all the Chinese cuisine such as steamed fish, vegetables, meat and others. We were there again for late brunch today. Retna and Ariel both had the Hainanese Chicken Chop, Elijah and…

  • Chicken & Egg vs Doctor & Patient

    Just to share an interesting fact on the doctor and patient car parking at Taman Desa Medical Center. I am here now with Retna for the 12 weeks check up.