A Visit to Borobudur Temple

I last visited this temple which once the 7 wonders of the world site when I was a kid, so it’s been many years since then. Upon arriving in the Borobudur, we realised that it has changed so much compared to our first visit. Now it has a long pathway to reach the temple, surrounded…

RIP Julia Perez & Thank You

I for one, not normally a fan of Dangdut (a type of music in Indonesia) but I would listen to some songs by this singer, Julia Perez because the lyrics is pretty real like it’s taken from the moments in her life On Saturday the 10th of June, my sister informed me that Julia Perez…

Monopole Coffee Lab

My sister and brother had been planning to show me what I have been missing in Surabaya when I was away for 3 years. So after that trip today to Redback we went to another coffee shop called Monopole Coffee Lab. Monopole Coffee Lab located not too far away from the Redback so If you…

The Best Offer (2013)

The Best Offer (La Migliore Offerta) Director : Giuseppe Tornatore Cast : Geoffrey Rush, Jim Sturgess, Sylvia Hoeks, Donald Sutherland Synopsis : Award winning actor  Geoffrey Rush stars as Virgil Oldman, an art expert who is well known and respected. One day Oldman has a strange phone call from Claire Ibettson (Sylvia Hoeks), to handle…

Madeline’s at Jells

After exhausting options for lunch around Glen Waverley Mr. M and me decided to go somewhere new for our lunch today. Madeline’s at Jells is located in Wheelers Hills just about 16 minutes from Mulgrave so I asked Mr.M to go to this restaurant because … The restaurant looks good with high ceiling and wooden elements throughout…

Gudeg Pecel Bu Har

One day, my sister asked me what I would like to have for lunch. Considering I have not eaten REAL Indonesian foods for 3 years, my mouth salivating at the images of soto, penyetan, nasi campur and hundreds more floating in my head. I refuse to inhale everything down my throat just how i used…

Izakaya Jiro

Not knowing where to go around Glen Waverley for a good fresh Japanese foods (I know there is Shira Nui but I heard the quality has depleted over the years) and not being able to take Mr.M to city leave me with the task of searching for good Japanese foods around South Eastern suburbs. it…

The Turkish Tea House

Me :”Can we please go to that Turkish Tea House I told you about? I really wanna try before I go”                                                                    …

Laksa King

Dear readers,  Do you know any cookies anonymous group for Mr.M to sign up to? I actually wonder if such thing exist…. This morning before Mr.M goes to his friend’s house, Mr. M was teasing me that all the cookies i baked are his and I was chasing him for the cookies so that he will not take…

Oasis Bakery

Today we didn’t really know what to do, so I asked Mr. M if he wants to go to Costco even just for browsing and i always love Costco for their cookbooks and all those bulk prices, Mr. M didn’t say anything. As we went out to find something to eat I asked Mr.M if…

Bun Bun Bakery

I remember the first time I tried Banh Mi in Sydney, it was from a very popular Vietnamese bakery in Mascot. I was delighted by all the flavor and texture that since then I researched about Banh Mi places and sometimes when the craving strike, will take 30 minutes public transport trip to get 8,…