When is the best (and worst) time to buy shoes or footwear

Hari Raya, Shopping

In this article, I would share my thoughts on the best time in the year to buy shoes, sandals and footwear, especially if we are buying from more expensive brands for the quality, comfort and durability of the shoes. Times has also changed as many retailers have brought their business to online platforms and is [...]

Where to buy Raya items like decos, curtains, baking supplies, etc

Hari Raya, Shopping

Puasa would be starting soon and Raya celebrants would be busy preparing for the Hari Raya celebrations. This year would be a much quieter celebration. Nevertheless preparations still need to go on. Sales would be happening and everyone would be on sale so Malaysians from all walks of life would be able to take advantage [...]

Please, please have your child vaccinated


While doing some research, I was surprised that the Malaysian government do not make it compulsory for vaccination in Malaysia. an increasing segment of parents in Malaysia have chosen not to have their children vaccinated. Please, if you love your child, please have your child vaccinated even though it is no longer compulsory to do [...]


My love for crafting awakened my creativity which has helped me greatly in my career as well as being a blogger. You do not need to do this full time, because I feel the additional pressure of earning a living and making what sells would stifle your creativity and cause aversion. Instead of wasting countless [...]

Deepavali Celebration

As a Malaysian, all festivals are celebrated together. Even though I am not an Indian, I love to visit Little India and Masjid India to admire their items and source for certain items/clothings. One of my favourite dessert is the ghee ball and a colleague of mine would get her mom to make some extra [...]

Vegetarian Food

In Malaysia, we are very fortunate to be able to enjoy a whole variety of vegetarian food especially from Chinese and Indian food. But sometimes, you may not be able to find a full variety of vegetarian options available at where you are staying or working. I have friends who are vegetarians who often prepare [...]

The Rise of Halal Homemade Mooncakes -some available all year round

Halal mooncakes Aihana

Mooncake Festival is celebrated by the Chinese community. It is customary for the younger generation to buy and distribute mooncakes to elders and relatives about few weeks prior to the actual date (which falls on the 8th month and 15th day of the Chinese lunar calendar each year). On that day itself, some families would [...]

Calendar 2023 available via online

Craft & Creative Supplies, Organize

Updated in November 2022 for year 2023 You can now purchase calendar for 2023 via online from websites such as Shopee MY*. I will be updating this page as more calendars are available. I’ve always have a soft spot for calendars and used to buy them as Christmas gifts for my team and friends. To [...]

Mooncake (all year round)

Here is the listing of MOONCAKE related products available online. The links are going to Shopee MY website*. I am affiliated with them and recommend them due to the wide selection of items and competitive pricing. HOMEMADE MOONCAKES (HALAL): The colourful hand crafted mooncake is listed under Aihana Thousand Layer Handcrafted mooncake . <!-- VisitMsiaResponsiveSize Popular [...]

Chinese Wedding Preparation

Chinese wedding is the most elaborate and requires detailed planning and expenses. This page contains a working list that hopefully will be useful for your wedding planning. This page is still being updated as you view. Please bookmark this page and check back later for updates. Do take note of the following: Most of the [...]