O is for Orange Marmalade

I have a weakness for sweet preserves but then again, this probably is no surprise since I have been writing mostly about sweets.

I grew up in Malaysia and we always just had store bought jam.

I didn’t realize how …

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Fish Head Curry

What?  Fish Head Curry you say?  

Well, to the uninitiated, fish head curry is one of the signature dishes that is available in Malaysia and Singapore.

This fish curry originated in the Kerala region of India and it was adulterated …

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Malaya Restaurant Atlanta

I have had a very busy summer.  My husband is a soccer fanatic and we follow the US Men’s National Team (USMNT) games.  We traveled around the nation in July to support the team in the 2015 Gold Cup tournament. …

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Easy Guide to Tofu

To tofu or not tofu?  Surprisingly, this is still a common question and debate for a lot of Americans.  I am from Malaysia and grew up eating tofu.  I was astonished and really taken aback when I first discovered the strong …

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Thai Sapa Zion

My daughter and I visited Zion National Park in Utah a few weeks ago.  Zion is an easy 2.5 hr drive from Las Vegas.  We had a great time at Zion and tried the local Thai restaurant during our …

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King and I Las Vegas

This past Valentine’s Day, my husband and I decided to visit the King and I Las Vegas Thai restaurant in the suburb of Summerlin.  The King and I came highly recommended by some good friends of ours who live close to …

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Viet Bistro

I had the opportunity to check out the Viet Bistro in Summerlin on a recent lunch outing with a friend.  Viet Bistro is located off W Lake Mead Blvd in a strip mall with a host of other restaurants …

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