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Hong Kong Trip in 2014 : Shop, Eat & See (Shopping, Feasting & Sightseeing)

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 1,856 views

We just got back from our 香港 Hong Kong trip! While its good to be home, a part of me started missing HK for its food, shopping & sightseeing. It was a very productive trip for we have been eating and shopping till we drop (literally). We have been eating and walking non-stop everyday till our legs are wobbly like jelly. Thank goodness the weather in March is rather cooling hence we don’t need to worry about sweating :)

Here’s a short summary of our Hong Kong & Macau itinerary. The detailed posts will be coming up very soon, I promise! Stay tuned!!!

Day 1: 大家樂 Café de Coral @ Sheung Wan, walk around Sheung Wan area (上環) – Western Market, Ladder Street, Man Mo Temple, Lascar Row (Antique Street), Bonham Strand West & East (Dry Seafood Street) & Wing Lok Street (Ginseng & Bird’s Nest Street), 茶. 家 Teakha Cafe @ Sheung Wan, Jang Korean Cuisine @ Central, 滿記甜品 Honeymoon Dessert @ Hysan Place

Day 2 : 添好運點心專門店 Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum @ IFC Mall, 東薈城 Citygate Outlets @ Tung Chung, Apliu Street Flea Market @ Sham Shui Po, 美都餐室 Mido Café @ Yau Ma Tei, 廟街 Temple Street

Day 3 : 生記粥品專家 Sang Kee Congee Shop @ Sheung Wan, One Day Trip to Macau Island – 黃枝記 Wong Chi Kei Noodles & Congees, 大三巴牌坊 Ruins of St. Paul’s, 議事亭前地 Senado Square, 義順牛奶 Leitaria I Son, 玛嘉烈蛋挞 Margaret’s Café e Nata

Day 4 : 檀島咖啡餅 Honolulu Cafe @ Wan Chai, 永華麵家 Wing Wah Noodle Shop @ Wan Chai, Times Square @ Causeway Bay, SOGO @ Causeway Bay, 希慎廣場 Hysan Place @ Causeway Bay, 一樂燒鵝 Yat Lok Roast Goose @ Central, 泰昌餅家 Tai Cheong @ Central, Lan Kwai Fong @ Central

Day 5 : 麥奀雲吞麵世家 Mak’s Noodles @ Jordan, 女人街 Ladies Street @ Mongkok, 波鞋街 Sport Shoes Street @ Fa Yuen Street, 星光大道 Avenue of Star @ Tsim Tsa Tsui, 珍妮曲奇 Jenny Bakery @ Sheung Wan, 坤記煲仔小菜 Kwan Kee Claypot Rice @ Sheung Wan

Day 6 : 澳洲牛奶公司 Australian Dairy Company @ Jordan, 恆香老餅家 Hang Heung Cake Shop @ SOGO Causeway Bay, 迪森飽飽店 V-8 Bakery @ Sheung Wan, 翠華餐廳 Tsui Wah Restaurant @ Hong Kong International Airport

#DAY 1 Hong Kong Trip

大家樂 Café de Coral @ Sheung Wan

大家樂 Café de Coral @ Sheung Wan

Antique Street @ Sheung Wan

Antique Street @ Sheung Wan

茶. 家 Teakha Cafe @ Sheung Wan

茶. 家 Teakha Cafe @ Sheung Wan

上环 Sheung Wan
上环 Sheung Wan

Jang Korean Cuisine @ Central

Jang Korean Cuisine @ Central

滿記甜品 Honeymoon Dessert @ Hysan Place
滿記甜品 Honeymoon Dessert @ Hysan Place

#Day 2 Hong Kong Trip

添好運點心專門店 Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum @ IFC Mall

添好運點心專門店 Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum @ IFC Mall

添好運點心專門店 Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum @ IFC Mall

Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum : BBQ Pork Bun

東薈城 Citygate Outlets @ Tung Chung

東薈城 Citygate Outlets @ Tung Chung

Apliu Street Flea Market @ Sham Shui Po
Apliu Street Flea Market @ Sham Shui Po

美都餐室 Mido Café @ Yau Ma Tei, 廟街 Temple Street
美都餐室 Mido Café @ Yau Ma Tei, 廟街 Temple Street

Baked Spare Pork Rib Rice @ 美都餐室 Mido Café

Baked Spare Pork Rib Rice @ 美都餐室 Mido Café

#Day 3 Hong Kong Trip

生記粥品專家 Sang Kee Congee Shop @ Sheung Wan

生記粥品專家 Sang Kee Congee Shop @ Sheung Wan

生記粥品專家 Sang Kee Congee Shop @ Sheung Wan

生記粥品專家 Sang Kee Congee Shop @ Sheung Wan

大三巴牌坊 Ruins of St. Paul’s

大三巴牌坊 Ruins of St. Paul’s

澳門鉅記手信 Pastelaria Koi Kei

澳門鉅記手信 Pastelaria Koi Kei

黃枝記 Wong Chi Kei Noodles & Congees

黃枝記 Wong Chi Kei Noodles & Congees

蝦子麵 Shrimp Roe Noodle @ 黃枝記 Wong Chi Kei Noodles & Congees

蝦子麵 Shrimp Roe Noodle @ 黃枝記 Wong Chi Kei Noodles & Congees

義順牛奶 Leitaria I Son

義順牛奶 Leitaria I Son

玛嘉烈蛋挞 Margaret’s Café e Nata Egg Tart

玛嘉烈蛋挞 Margaret’s Café e Nata Egg Tart

#Day 4 Hong Kong Trip

檀島咖啡餅 Honolulu Cafe @ Wan Chai

檀島咖啡餅 Honolulu Cafe @ Wan Chai

永華麵家 Wing Wah Noodle Shop @ Wan Chai

永華麵家 Wing Wah Noodle Shop @ Wan Chai

Times Square @ Causeway Bay, SOGO @ Causeway Bay

Times Square @ Causeway Bay, SOGO @ Causeway Bay

一樂燒鵝 Yat Lok Roast Goose @ Central

一樂燒鵝 Yat Lok Roast Goose @ Central

泰昌餅家 Tai Cheong @ Central

泰昌餅家 Tai Cheong @ Central

#Day 5 Hong Kong Trip

麥奀雲吞麵世家 Mak’s Noodles @ Jordan

麥奀雲吞麵世家 Mak’s Noodles @ Jordan

波鞋街 Sport Shoes Street @ Fa Yuen Street

波鞋街 Sport Shoes Street @ Fa Yuen Street

星光大道 Avenue of Star @ Tsim Tsa Tsui

星光大道 Avenue of Star @ Tsim Tsa Tsui

星光大道 Avenue of Star @ Tsim Tsa Tsui

珍妮曲奇 Jenny Bakery @ Sheung Wan

珍妮曲奇 Jenny Bakery @ Sheung Wan

坤記煲仔小菜 Kwan Kee Claypot Rice @ Sheung Wan

坤記煲仔小菜 Kwan Kee Claypot Rice @ Sheung Wan

#Day 6 Hong Kong Trip

澳洲牛奶公司 Australian Dairy Company @ Jordan

澳洲牛奶公司 Australian Dairy Company @ Jordan

恆香老餅家 Hang Heung Cake Shop @ SOGO Causeway Bay

恆香老餅家 Hang Heung Cake Shop @ SOGO Causeway Bay

迪森飽飽店 V-8 Bakery @ Sheung Wan

迪森飽飽店 V-8 Bakery @ Sheung Wan

翠華餐廳 Tsui Wah Restaurant @ Hong Kong International Airport

翠華餐廳 Tsui Wah Restaurant @ Hong Kong International Airport

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Tips : 7 Things You Shouldn’t Do At Work

Thursday, December 13th, 2012 2,205 views

I think this is a good article that everyone should read!

Tips : 7 Things You Shouldn’t Do At Work

Surely there are rules in the workplace, but here are some other things you should not do at work that your employer never told you about!

1) Gossip

Gossip : No, no... This isn't gossip. It's the truth!

The workplace should be always remain a place for work issues, and nothing more. If you’re close to some of your colleagues, keep any secrets or gossips you have outside the office, and avoid discussing other colleagues, too. Rumors are an absolute no-no since talking about it can get someone in trouble for no reason, or even yourself.

2) Whine

I want you to stop whining

If there’s something bothering you at work, the first you should do is to do something about it. Don’t just talk about it all day because then you’re just whining like a little child. Talk it through with a senior in your office and get it settled.

3) Openly Discussing Work life on Social Media

Openly Discussing Work life on Social Media

Whether you’re at home, or at work, never use your social media platforms to complain about work and how it’s taking it’s toll on your personal life. There are eyes and ears in the company to keep track of your naughty work, so if you do need to let off some steam about work, talk to someone about it. Or make your Twitter or Facebook account extremely private.

4) Over-Apologize

I'm Sorry

We all make mistakes in the workplace, and usually more than one. But in some cases, going too far with your apology can only make matters worse. A simple “sorry about that” is sufficient if it’s a small matter, but keep don’t act like a child if it’s a big problem. Do not grovel or make promises you can’t keep.

5) Ask For Trouble

Trouble is my middle name

It’s no denying that an office comes with a variety of funny characters that the company just endures with despite their annoying flaws. You don’t have to jump in the bandwagon yourself, so if your colleagues tell you that you’re cool if you [insert no-no here], you might get yourself fired or even worse, if they keep you, they’ll record it down in your files, and eventually, affect your references for other jobs in the future.

6) Talk or Act Without a Filter

Talk to me!

Remember to think before you say or do anything that could come off as rude or worse. Avoid talking about your sex life, politics, religious beliefs or topics that involves “too much information”. Sensitive issues should not be discussed in the work place, and if any word gets around into the wrong person’s ear, things could get very ugly.

7) Make Promises

Make promises

Avoid making commitments or exaggerate your ability at work. If you know you’re unable to cope up with the never-ending list of tasks for the day, tell your boss that you’ll need more time for it. Not only it’ll make you honest, but it’ll keep you three steps from a breakdown.

Source : lipstiq.com

There’s a lot more do and don’t at work, could you share with me as well?

Tips : How to make your own road tax holder with transparent cd holder!

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 4,603 views

When you remove your road tax from your windscreen do you suffer and annoyed doing that and leaving behind all the some remaining of the road tax can’t be removed easily? Do you use your nails, coin to peeling out the old road tax?

Do you pay extra just to get the road tax protective film / sticker every year and you still pay extra amount courier charges to buy the film?

Why susah payah? Worry no more and here I will tell you how! Just get a CD case / CD holder, those casing that you get when you buy CD in Pasar Malam will do the trick!

Malaysia Road Tax

Step 1 : Get ready your road tax of coz!

CD Case\

Step 2 : Find a clear and good transparent cd case / holder.

Road Tax + CD Case

Cut out CD Case

Step 3 : Cut a piece cover out of the cd case / holder.

Peel of Road Tax

Step 4 : Peel off the road tax.

Road Tax

Road Tax + CD Case

Step 5 : Stick the road tax to the transparent cd cover / holder.

Road Tax Stick to CD Case

Step 6 : Cut the cd cover / holder according to the road tax size.

Road Tax Holder

Road Tax Holder

Final Step : Stick it to your windscreen! Taadaa!

So now you can simply do you own road tax holder which cost you almost nothing!


This is the teaser to something up coming very soon!

How to enable Timeline in Facebook?

Monday, December 19th, 2011 3,587 views

What’s Facebook’s Timeline? Have you heard of Timeline in Facebook? Do you find Timeline cool and awesome? Yes indeed it’s a better way of sorting and presenting your Facebook profile and it’s more organized according to the time that you posted or being tagged in Facebook!

Have you enabled your profile Timeline in Facebook yet? If not here’s some simple tip on how to enable it!

Facebook Timeline

Facebook’s Timeline

Here’s some simple way of enabling it instead of some tedious way of doing it few months back! Now, it’s a whole lot easier, you can enable the Timeline in Facebook with one click yes only 1 click! Then publish it for all to see with one more.

How to enable Timeline in Facebook?

The best part is, after you click the “Get Timeline” button, you have seven days until it automatically goes live, but until then, you’re the only one who will see it until you authorize it to be published. However, if you don’t want to wait seven days, you can publish it any time by clicking “Publish Now”.

How to enable Timeline in Facebook?

So for 7 days after you opt in, you can go through and edit whatever you’d like to hide from all your Facebook friends and followers, making sure your privacy is intact. Once you’ve pruned your Facebook Timeline to your comfort level, click the “Publish Now” button, and all your timeline goodness is immediately displayed for all to see.

Publish your Timeline in Facebook

Go here : http://www.facebook.com/about/timeline
Click “Get Timeline.” There. It’s enabled, but not published yet.
Click “Publish Now.” You’re done.

Here’s the Simple Steps on enabling your Timeline in Facebook!

1. Be sure you’re logged into your Facebook account.

2. Go to the About Timeline page.

3. Click on “Get Timeline.” (As shown in the print screen above)

4. Scroll down on your timeline and edit or remove any items you don’t want shown. Do that by holding your cursor over the upper right of the item you want to edit, and then make your choice on the drop-down list.

5. From that list you can change the date of the item, add a location, hide it from the timeline, delete the post altogether, or report it/mark it as spam.

6. If you’d like to “feature” any of the posts, click on the star icon to the left of that pencil icon, and that item will be expanded all the way across the page, made larger for all your friends to see.

7. Once you’re satisfied with all the edits you’ve made, either go back to the top of the Timeline and click “Publish Now” or do nothing and it’ll be automatically published on December 22.

Start with your cover on your Facebook Timeline
Start with your cover on your Facebook Timeline

Your cover appears above your profile picture, and it’s the first thing people see when they visit your timeline. Choose a unique photo from your life to feature on your cover.

Note: Just like profile pictures, your cover photos are public.

Old Facebook profile without Timeline

Here’s my old profile without Timeline. Do you feel it’s better looking and better presentation in Timeline?

Fast fast go Update your Facebook’s Timeline now~!

Cheapest and Most Original Apple Casing For iPhone!

Sunday, May 15th, 2011 3,329 views

Do you have an iPhone? Are you use any case for your iPhone? Do you want to get a cheapest and most original casing for your iPhone?? =)

Here I will tell you how to get the almost FREE and Original Apple Case! It’s able to protect your Apple iPhone too as it will absorb the impact with this case! Haha…

Cheapest and Most Original Apple Casing For iPhone!

Cheapest and Most Original Apple Casing For iPhone!

Cheapest and Most Original Apple Casing For iPhone!

Cheapest and Most Original Apple Casing For iPhone!

So you want this Apple Casing? Tell me what you think! =p

KOLONY

KOLONY ))K(( is an SMS-based social network that connects you to your friends. It’s spreading far and wide throughout the nation and fast! It’s an awesome phenomenon that is going to infect everybody! Already over 1million people have been infected!

Your phone is now going to do so much more than just connect you to a friend. It will expand your network. DING, BOMM, FREN and POPP are going to become part of your daily lives. KOINZ are going to make your world turn. You’re not going to be able to shake this infection off!

Get infected now!

Celcom Kolony
To get started, just send KOLONY to 25333. (You just need to have an Xpax, U.O.X., S.O.X. or Celcom mobile number to join!)

Tips : How to cut fingernail in a creative and clean way

Thursday, January 6th, 2011 4,116 views

Normally how do you cut your fingernail? Just use nail clipper and cut it right away? Your fingernail will just fly all over the places and you need to clean your mess after that right?

Now I teach you a creative way of cutting your fingernail! Trust me, you will not have your fingernail flying around!

nail clipper + sellotape

All you need is the nail clipper + sellotape! That’s all!

nail clipper + sellotape

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

Use the sellotape around the gap of the nail clipper. That’s all. It’s pretty simple step.

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

How to cut fingernail in a creative way

Then it will do the magic! See, your fingernail will not fly around and it’s all trapped in the nail clipper itself with the help of the sellotape!

Check out the video and you will know how it works!

Just some tips from me. If you think it’s good please share to others and link back the video. =)

How to 捞生 Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

Saturday, February 13th, 2010 4,312 views

Happy Chinese New Year, Gong Xi Fatt Chai, Kong Hei Fatt Choy, Geong Hi Huat Chai… Huatt ahhhh!

So how many ang pauss did you all collected? How’s your reunion dinner and your CNY meal? Have you 捞生 Lou Sang yet? Lou Sang is very meaningful for the Chinese as it resembles of the prosper and the wealth.

Here’s a tips on how to 捞生 Lou Sang… Haha…

CNY Lou Sang

Salmon Yee Sang
Salmon Yee Sang

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

#Tips no. 1
Order the right Yee Sang…
There’s a lot of different choice of Yee Sang. Abalone Yee Sang, Jelly Fish Yee Sang or Salmon Yee Sang. So order which type most of the ppl like to eat lo.

#Tips no. 2
Order the right Size of Yee Sang…
If you have more ppl then order 1 Mai Yee Sang, if less ppl then order 1/2 Mai Yee Sang… Haha common sense right?

#Tips no. 3
Before Lou Sang, prepare a clean unused chop stick then only hygiene ma…

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

#Tips no. 4
This is the most important tips! Put all your empty plate next to the Yee Sang plate so that the mess will be end up in your plate and not on the table and it will be wasted! Haha…

#Tips no. 5
When you Lou Sang that time, remember to say some good words

“捞到风生水起”, “身体健康”, “万事如意”, “一本万利”

How to Lou Sang? Tips and Tricks.

#Tips no. 6
Do not finish all the Yee Sang, leave some leftover, “年年有余”

It’s only my personal opinion ya! So try it! Gong Hei Gong Hei! Huattt ah!

Yusheng , yee sang or yuu sahng (simplified Chinese: 鱼生; pinyin: yúshēng), also known as lo hei (Cantonese for 撈起 or 捞起) is a Teochew-style raw fish salad. It usually consists of strips of raw fish (most commonly salmon), mixed with shredded vegetables and a variety of sauces and condiments, among other ingredients. Yusheng literally means “raw fish” but since “fish (鱼)” is commonly conflated with its homophone “abundance (余)”, Yúshēng (鱼生) is interpreted as a homophone for Yúshēng (余升) meaning an increase in abundance. Therefore, yusheng is considered a symbol of abundance, prosperity and vigor.

While versions of it is thought to have existed in China, the contemporary version is created and popularised in Singapore in the 1960s amongst the ethnic Chinese community and its consumption has been associated with Chinese New Year festivities in Singapore as well as in neighbouring Malaysia. In Singapore, government, community and business leaders often take the lead in serving the dish as part of official functions during the festive period or in private celebrity dinners. Some have even suggested that it be named a national dish.

Source : Wikipedia

Tips – BlackBerry LED Status Light Indicator

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 10,729 views

Enjoying your Xpax BlackBerry? Do you know what’s the light blinking in your BlackBerry for? Here is a quick guide and tips to the BlackBerry LED indicators.

BlackBerry Curve 8520

BlackBerry Curve 8520 - LED Status Light Indicator

Blue – Blue is for Bluetooth.

A flashing blue light indicates an active connection via bluetooth. You could enable/disable this feature under “Options > Bluetooth > Menu > Options > LED Connection Indicator: On/Off”

Green – Green is for coverage indicator.

Who really wants to be continuously reminded they are in a service area? I definitely don’t need this, it’s a waste of your batt if it’s blinking all days! Anyway it’s off by default! You could enable/disable this “feature” under “Options > Screen/Keyboard > LED Coverage Indicator On/Off”

Red – This is the good one! A flashing red light indicates a new message is waiting. Check under your messages folder for any unread items.

You can choose to be notified of new messages visually under “Profiles > Advanced > [Select profile you wish to modify] > [Select message the application that you wish to modify on how's the notification] > Repeat Notification : LED Flashing/Off”

Yellow – Yellow indicates that you are running out of battery. Find a charger quickly!

No Light – Nothing happen la! duh. Haha.

40 Tips for A Better Life

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 2,560 views

Here’s 40 Tips for A Better Life, Read It and Practice It!

1. Take a 10-30 minutes walk every day. And while you walk, smile.

2. Sit in silence for at least 10 minutes each day.

3. Sleep for 7 hours.

4. Live with the 3 E’s — Energy, Enthusiasm, and Empathy.

5. Play more games.

7. Make time to practice meditation, yoga, and prayer. They provide us with daily fuel for our busy lives.

9. Dream more while you are awake.

10. Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food that is manufactured in plants.

11. Drink plenty of water.

13. Don’t waste your precious energy on gossip.

14. Forget issues of the past. Don’t remind your partner with his/her mistakes of the past. That will ruin your present happiness.

15. Don’t have negative thoughts or things you cannot control. Instead invest your energy in the positive present moment.

17. Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar.

19. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone. Don’t hate others.

20. Don’t take yourself so seriously. No one else does.

21. You don’t have to win every argument. Agree to disagree.

22. Make peace with your past so it won’t spoil the present.

23. Don’t compare your life to others’. You have no idea what their journey is all about. Don’t compare your partner with others.

24. No one is in charge of your happiness except you.

25. Forgive everyone for everything.

26. What other people think of you is none of your business.

27. GOD heals everything.

28. However good or bad a situation is, it will change.

29. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your friends will. Stay in touch.

30. Get rid of anything that isn’t useful, beautiful or joyful.

31. Envy is a waste of time. You already have all you need.

32. The best is yet to come.

33. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up.

35. Call your family often.

38. Don’t over do. Keep your limits.

39. When you awake alive in the morning, thank GOD for it.

40. Please Forward this to everyone you care about.

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