Lost in Transition

The title of this post could be The WORST Donuts, or KLIA Sucks, or Unfriendly Customer Service Officer, or Dirty Airline, but let’s start on a positive note, shall we? KLIA Sucks would be perfect though. Inevitably, flying with Malaysian Airlines means there’s a transit in Kuala Lumpur. After an hour of flight, we arrived in…

Dining in the Dark

Got the chance to visit Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH) to enjoy one of their programmes – Dining in the Dark. It is indeed a unique experience! Before the session begins, one of the servers briefed us on the position of our utensils. Some of my us wore ponchos to protect ourselves from…

Durian Pancake from Four Seasons Durians

Who wants to be a Drama Queen when you can be the other ‘D’ Queen – DURIAN QUEEN. As much as I’m trying not to sound narcissistic, I have to admit that I’m a soi-disant Durian Queen. To prove my worthiness of the title: Buying durians when I chance upon them The last to leave durian…

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Typical Singaporean Breakfast

A food nation, Singapore offers an array of dishes from all over the continents. This is one of the many breakfast meals. I didn’t realise it’s different until a lady commented “interesting”. They come in sets – coffee or tea, toasts (you choose the spread), and soft-boiled eggs. You can find these breakfast sets in kopitiam (hawker…

My 25th Birthday

I’m going to keep this sweet and simple. I’ll try… When I was 17 I wrote birthday letters to myself, for me to read when the clock strikes midnight; for every year, until my 25th birthday. Yes, this year is the last time that I’ll be receiving letters from he 17-year-old Lela. I shall elaborate about…

Snow White’s Apple

It’s a norm for my house to have a basket of the ‘usual’ fruits such as apples, pears, oranges and bananas. They are in the basket every other day. Sometimes, we would have special fruits which include kiwi, papaya, jackfruit, mangosteen, dragonfruit, durian, etc. Yes, you may not have heard of some of these fruits,…