Wine Country – Sonoma, Calif.

Went to Sonoma, CA for a short wine tasting trip with colleague from Malaysia. Thank god the weather is wonderful, and Sonoma is such a peaceful town with lots of history and wonderful… Continue reading

Seafood Pad Thai

Got a box of pad thai from Safeway the other day, started with boiling it in hot water and stir-fried shrimps with colorful bell peppers. Mixed with some scrambled eggs before serving to… Continue reading

2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 4,700 views in… Continue reading

White Christmas at Willamette Pass, Oregon

First-ever White Christmas!!! Drove 400+ miles to Willamette Pass in Oregon all the way from Folsom in California. A planned trip to meet up former colleagues from Malaysia whom are currently staying in… Continue reading

Shrimp Rotini with Onions and Bell Peppers

After finishing Thanksgiving Turkey leftover, decided to get some fresh ingredients to make my lunch. Firstly, I pan-fried the bell peppers with onions. Secondly, fried shrimps with garlic salt and some black peppers.… Continue reading

Mushroom Turkey Rotini

With the huge bird leftover from Thanksgiving Turkey, I sliced and cut out the meat from the turkey and kept them handy for the different meals. One of such meal is to cook… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Turkey Meal

First my time in the America, and my first Thanksgiving. Bought the bird a day before and start defrosting over the night in fridge. On Thursday morning, chopped garlic, and garlic salt and… Continue reading

A Day at San Francisco Bay Area

Went to the bay area of San Francisco during the weekend with colleagues. Drove down early in the morning from Folsom, and stopped by Vacaville for mexican breakfast. When we arrived San Francisco,… Continue reading

Awwww…Here Comes Fall

A sudden unplanned trip to South Lake Tahoe with a colleague of mine with his mom. Dropped by my cube and asked if I would like to join him for a short trip,… Continue reading