A tissue box in the form of a Chinese Dragon would probably drive Chinese wild! Unlike the European dragon, a Chinese dragon is not considered evil. In fact, it is an auspicious creature, symbolizing power, strength and good luck.
What a spread! Going through old photos in my Huawei, I come across pictures of food, food and more glorious food. Suddenly, I wonder what I put into my mouth, what you call that little juicy piece of meat, that crunchy green thing, the momentary joy that seems to melt in the mouth and leave a lingering feeling of longing unlike that of a forlorn lover, where and when I had them ,and how they could have affected me. Then I thought I might as well share the pictures with whoever is out there in the Cyber world, who perhaps find joy too when they wine and dine and who perhaps would be kind enough to share some information on what those delights are, whether there are some other varieties or if there are similar tastier versions elsewhere or how the food could be of great benefits or a hazard to the health. So, I suppose that's the reason why I'm giving a fresh coat of paint, a make over to this old, long deserted blog, Simple Joys!, turning part of it into a food blog, Simpl…
What a pleasant surprise! Coming home one day, a familiar aroma greeted my nose and on the kitchen table was one of South East Asian favourite snacks, curry puffs ;咖哩, and so many of them too and all homemade! In no time at all, I sank my teeth into the crispy pastry, taking delight in having the hot filling in my mouth... What is the filling in the curry puffs, can you guess? Curry with potatoes, sardines, eggs or peanuts?
Teik Peng e-mailed me via Hotmail about the hazards of mobile phones. A woman purportedly always loses her baby when the foetus is just 2-3 months old. She has been keeping her handphone in her jacket and the the baby in her womb has been exposed to the handphone radiation. so, beware and while we are here, here are some handphone don'ts:Do not keep your handphone near your kidneys area and pant pockets.Do not put your handphone near new born babies.Do not let a baby or a toddler play with handphones.Do not sleep with or near your handphone.Do not keep your handphone near you if you do not need it.