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As Deepavali is approaching, many would want to start to prepare cookies for visitors. I know of a few Hindu friends who are 100% fully vegetarian- and they do not take eggs. Most of the homemade cookies sold today contained eggs. Knowing the predicament of some friends, I contacted Kasturi Caters as I know they [...]

People sometimes choose jelly mooncakes over traditional mooncakes because: the price is cheaper due to the cost price of jelly mooncakes are lower health conscious as jelly mooncakes has lower calories simply love the taste of jelly mooncakes There is a lady called May who has been selling jelly mooncakes in the pasar malam in [...]

During mooncake festival, children would play with tang lung or laterns. The tang lung or laterns that I grew up with were made of hamper papers and steel wires. Later battery operated ones were introduced and the latest I see this year is the cute moving minions. While visiting Petaling Street, I came across a [...]

Many years ago, Bakers Cottage started introducing mooncakes as part of their annual sales. They started with beautiful mooncake boxes/ containers and come up with mooncake variants. The sales of their mooncakes shot up, helped by the packaging. As many people are giving mooncakes as gifts, the outer appearance are very important. Recently I went [...]

If you live around Kuala Lumpur area and wish to purchase ingredients to make mooncake, you can try going to a shop called Chai Huat Hin which is located at Jalan Tun H.S Lee (in Chinatown KL area). This is the shop that I have mentioned in my previous articles where my mom used to [...]

Finally I have managed to find a shop that is selling wooden moulds that are used for making mooncakes, angku and other local delicacies (kuih). The shop is located in Petaling Street area: The mooncake moulds being sold are also reasonably priced (RM49.90 if not mistaken): The shop also sell the steel that is used [...]

This article is a continuation from Part 1 Below are more meaningful messages from other advertisers which I have compiled: MBSB (Malaysian Building Society): Melakar sejarah gemilang Biar bermacam dugaan, segalanya ditempuhi dengan semangat perjuangan yang membara. Malaysia kini terus mara, perpaduaanya dikagumi, dan kemakmurannya dicontohi. Hasil usaha gigih generasi terdahulu yang terus dihidupkan oleh [...]

Today is our Hari Merdeka (Independence Day). Our local papers would feature many meaningful messages for Hari Merdeka by different advertisers. This is part 1 (view part 2) Below are the newspaper advertisements that mostly contained creative, memorable and meaningful messages: Please click on the advertisement image below to enlarge: Aset Kayamas We kick off [...]