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Stunning Hair Accessories

Was doing house spring cleaning on a Merdeka weekend. While cleaning my cupboard and found some stunning hairpieces here and there deep inside my cupboard. Can’t remember where did I buy the red hair wigs. Asked hubby whether did he remember why I buy that hair accessories for? Ohhhh… I am just getting old and can’t even recall why I buy that for! My elder one told me she wanted that hair wig and play with it.

Korean Fried Chicken With NEW SCOTT Calorie Light Premium Towel

Malaysians love to eat, so what could be better than enjoying favourite local treats but with fewer calories? Brand-new Scott® Calorie Light Premium Towel is specifically designed for superior oil absorbency, to help tackle one of the main concerns of fellow Malaysians – high calorie consumption. The product is made to absorb oil easily and effectively, especially the excess oil from the surface of foods, hence one could enjoy delicious great food yet with a reduced calorie intake from fat by up to 25 %*!

Many Malaysians consume more than the recommended daily calorie intake – the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization found that the average Malaysian consumes more than 2,900 kcal per day**, well in excess of the recommended 2000 calories per day for adult men and 1500 for adult women.

“Malaysia is a paradise of gastronomical delights and it is no surprise that one of the favourite pastimes of fellow Malaysians is to enjoy food. However, we all know that many of our favorite foods can be unhealthy due to the high oil content used during preparation, but it really can be difficult to say no when, for example, a delicious piece of fried chicken comes your way!” said Ms Soo Woon Yee, Marketing Director, Kimberly-Clark Malaysia.

“Being many Malaysians’ trusted household brand, Scott® is proud to have taken it a step further to help Malaysians take care of their family in an easier and more efficient way with the introduction of Scott® Calorie Light. The brand-new kitchen towel is a first of its kind kitchen towel designed for superior oil absorbency to address one of the biggest challenges in Malaysian kitchens. Not only does it remove oil effectively on the greasiest of kitchen surfaces, it absorbs excess oil effectively from food, making it possible for our consumers to enjoy great food, minus the calories, in the simplest way.”

Scott® Calorie Light Premium Towel is tested by an independent party, and found to reduce calorie intake from fat by an average of 25%* just using 3 sheets of Scott® Calorie Light kitchen towel to soak up the excess oil from foods like fried chicken before serving. It is made with revolutionary Fiber-Tech technology, and from 100% natural pulp in a thicker weave to support superior oil absorbency. The towel is also infused with green tea extract, an ingredient that is long known and used for fat reduction.

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We love fried food but it is always not healthy to have too much fried food at home. But with the new Scott® Calorie Light  that is designed to absorb excess oil from fried chicken, we can now enjoy our favourite Korean Fried Chicken with fewer calories!  I am surprised that this new product works really well in absorbing the excess oil from my fried chicken. And it is fantastic for cleaning up the greasiness surface on the stove after frying the chicken.

Well I have tried it on my version of Korean Fried Chicken. Here you go for the recipe:

Ingredients:
10 nos chicken wings, cleaned
Oil for deep frying
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1 tbsp cornflour
Some chopped garlic and ginger
1/2 cup corn syrup
1 tsp soya sauce
1 tbsp gohchujang ( Korean chilli paste )
1 tsp sesame seeds

Method:
1. Marinate chicken wing with salt, pepper and cornflour for about an hour.
2. Heat oil in a frying pan.
3. Deep fried the chicken wing till golden colour and crispy. Remove chicken wings from oil and leave in on a plate that lie with 2 pcs of Scott® Calorie Light paper tower to absorb the excess oil.
4. In another wok, heat up one tbsp of oil. Sautee chopped garlic and ginger till fragrant.
5. Pour in corn syrup, gohchujang and soya sauce. Let it boil till the corn syrup thicken.
6. Pour in the fried chicken and mixed well to make sure it is coated with the sweet and spicy sauce.
7. Lastly sprinkle the sesame seeds on the Korean fried chicken and enjoy.

Bon Appetite!

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The new Scott® Calorie Light Premium Towels is available at major supermarkets, hypermarkets, minimarkets and provision stores nationwide at the recommended retail price of RM 6.20 for 2-roll and RM14.90 for 6-roll packs (West Malaysia) and RM 6.80 for 2-roll and RM16.40 for 6-roll packs (East Malaysia).

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For more information on Scott® Calorie Light Premium Towels, please call the Kimberly-Clark Consumer Care-line at 1-800-82-1188 (toll-free) on weekdays from 9am to 5pm.

Magnetic Bracelet

Anyone still remember the magnetic bracelet that I bought many years ago? I have been having numbness on my hand and fingers again. I wonder is it something is not right with my blood circulation? Many years ago, hub bought me a magnetic bracelet and it is said to helps in blood circulation. The magnetic bracelet I wore for many years broke 2 years ago. I am looking to get one again from this website. Hopefully it helps to reduce the numbness I have been experiencing off late.

Its Been A While…. and Gong Xi Fatt Chai 2014

Its been a while I left my this blog in a sleeping mode. I checked back my last posting that was in Oct’13. Gosh…I’ve even forgot about the password. Totally forgot about this blog until the webmaster send me an email asking whether am I renewing my domain this year. I thought of closing it down but then this blog has many sentimental values to me and I wouldn’t want to close down.

Back in Oct’ 13, I left the corporate world. In my number of years of working experience, this last company is the worst I’ve been working for. I work with a … sorry to say a stupid director. A person who looks like a very knowledgable person from outside but from inside it is just an empty tin of knowledge and with his unique character that no one has in this world. The person I always sympathy with is his dad who is a highly person full with knowledge but having a useless son like him. Sigh …. well past is already past for me and lets forget about it cos it is not worth to talk about it. Life still needs to move on. 

Year 2013 has been a sad year for me. I had a miscarriage at 13 weeks. My beloved Ah Mah who raised me and sis ever since we were born left us on Oct 4th, 2013. And I left the corporate work in end Oct 2013 to become a SAHM… temporily before I get a new job. LOL. I travelled alone to Hanoi with my 2 kids and stayed with sis for 2 weeks. Kids having so much fun in Hanoi cos its winter. Weather is cooling and we travelled to SAPA, Vietnam which is close to the border of China. It is about 350km from Hanoi and we travelled by train. It is a very challenging  journey especially with the 2 kids. But so far so good, my kids didn’t give me much problem when travelling. They just get used to travel with me.  We took a train from Hanoi, 9 hours train journey to the distict of  Lao Gai. Then another 2 hours of van travelling up hill. Sapa is home to a great diversity of ethnic minority people of H’Mong and Yao minority. The weather in SAPA is cold with about 10 degree at night. This is the first time my kids experience winter and they wanted more holiday during winter. ” sweat ” ! I will share some nice pictures when I have the time to load all the pictures.

During my period of stay as SAHM, I baked a lot of cakes and cupcakes for selling. Thank you friends and customers who give me the opportunity to bake for all of you. Thank you for all the support given to me at this period of time. I just finished my CNY orders last weekend and  today there is a breather space for me to sit down and blog and plan what to cook for tomorrow reunion dinner. Gosh I still have many things unprepare to usher the ‘Horse Lunar New Year’. The CNY orders  just hooked up all my time at home.

Well I will try my best to post all my cooking and bakes.  There are many photos still unable to upload into my laptop and looking at getting a new laptop for myself at home. Last but not least…..

Wishing  All Of You A Happy and Prosperous Lunar New Year

May The Year Of  Horse Brings You Lots of Wealth and Health

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Halloween Cupcakes …. BoO….

Happy Halloween everyone. This is the first time my kids attended a halloween party. It was an invite from a cousin who is having a BBQ Halloween Party at home. I asked her, do we need to come in a Halloween costume and cousin answered …”OFF COURSE”! Hahaha …oh my… I got to search for Halloween costume in such a short period of time. Drove to Daiso that day itself as I’ve seen some Daiso outlets selling Halloween props at RM5 per piece! Grab few items from Daiso and the kids are ready to go and have fun at EL’s YiYi house.

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This is my last minute bake at home and my contribution to bring over to the party. Moist chocolate cupcakes with a Halloween theme.

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It was a fun night for the kids and us… the cousins. Have been laughing non stop when taking pics… especially with my small little tiny pair of angels’ wings I wore on. It is meant for my girl but she refused to wear it. Hahahaha… so end up Mommy will wear it.

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Trick or treat? And my son, won the best costume for the night and got lots of goodies from EL YiYi & Steven Kor Kor. LOL

Happy Halloween!

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Boot Dryers

Winter is coming and flipping thru the papers there are so many skiing traveling promo package to Korea and Japan. Hmmm how I wish I can bring my kids for a skiing trip to Korea. Time flies and is has passed one year since I came back from Korea last year. My last trip to Korea was almost the end of winter season. We visited the skiing village and too bad the snow started to melt and it’s turning to spring. What we could see is many boot dryers outside the Ski Homes.

Fairy Princess 2 Tier Cake

A 2 tier fairy princess cake for a 1 year old birthday girl. The parents emailed me and requested a fairy princess with a big wings! My initial attempt is a very big giant wings cut out with a grasshopper cutter. My 1st attempt of fixing the wings failed! @#*& … The wings collapsed. My 2nd attempt on a smaller pair of wings, it broke into 2 after I tried to gum it over at the back. @#$^ … Arrgggghhhh…

Then I makes a few pairs of wings for standby in case my 3rd or 4th attempt failed. A friend’s advice is to use royal icing to stick on the wings. I didn’t do that but I gum on the pair of wings with gum trac and secured it with angel hair pasta. And finally , the pair of wings done. I am happy that the cake turned out well.

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Princess Fairy Cake

It is an 8″ and 6″ moist chocolate cake, layers with choco ganache and covered with buttercream.

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Drawer Slides

Hubby was helping me to check through all my kitchen cabinet as we planned to change a new set of cabinet. After we surveyed the pricing, to change a new set of kitchen cabinet needs about RM10 K. Gosh… that is a lot of money. Hubby decided we got to scrap off the idea of changing a new set. What he will do is to change a new 36 inch Drawer Slides for all the cabinet drawers.

Ee-Thern Turns 8 & A Rainbow Cake

My little boy turns 8 last month. Time flies and he is a growing up boy now. My initial plan for his birthday is to invite few close cousins and nephews to KFC for dinner after their Saturday swimming lesson. That morning itself after I send my kids for tuition, I got few calls from  parents of my kid’s friend. They started to ask me ” Le-Ann & Ee-Thern’s Mommy, tonight party what time and at where? ” I was like huh…. then I only got to know my daughter and son invited their friends from daycare and from their tuition class. Duh…. faint.  Turned out  I have 13 kids to entertain at KFC that night.

My boy requested a Cross Fight B-Daman birthday party. His new found toy and everyone of his friends and cousins came with a B-Daman toy and marbles. Gosh… marbles are all around the floor at the kid’s playground in KFC. After the party, me and hub got to check and make sure there is no marbles lies on the floor at KFC.

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Ee-Thern's 8th Birthday

You’re the greatest son.
8 makes you, 8 times greater
have fun with your cousins and friends
a fantastic 8th birthday
with sooooo many birthday gifts

Happy 8th Birthday, son.

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A rainbow cake with cream cheese frosting and with edible B-Daman print image. The cake turned out great and all of us love it.

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Love the layers of colour before I did the cream cheese frosting.

Rainbow Cake

Here a picture of inside taken by a cousin sis’s handphone. The cake is moist and creamy with cream cheese. The recipe is definitely a recipe keeper.

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Jewellery

My girl has been obsessed with beautiful jewellery lately. She has been asking whether can we get her some charm bracelet. She actually shown some of the nice charm bracelet to me from this site. There are quite a number of nice one and I am falling in love with some of it. Gonna pick some of it and order online for her and myself.