Embracing the plant-based lifestyle in Malaysia

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Cafe Scouting: Kon Rak Pak

Cafe Scouting: Kon Rak Pak

Sometime in September 2016, I was emceeing a 2-day event in Section 14 in Petaling Jaya. On the first day, I explained to one of the event organizers that I was a vegan. On the second day, he said,  “I’ve just seen a new vegan […]

Pad Thai (Thai Noodle Stir-Fry)

Pad Thai (Thai Noodle Stir-Fry)

After having my first taste of Pad Thai in Thailand as a 16-year-old, I was hooked. I recall having a plate of steaming Pad Thai cooked by the roadside for only 25 Baht! I wonder how much it is these days! Pad Thai is a […]

Tempeh Seaweed Cakes

Tempeh Seaweed Cakes

The last thing off my meat list before making my plant-based transition was seafood. I loved everything that had fish in it, fish cake included. Thai fish cakes were a staple order whenever I ate Thai. It’s not like I miss it now, but when […]

Pandan Lemongrass Cooler

Pandan Lemongrass Cooler

It is such a blessing to be in a country where Pandan is so abundant. Its fragrant leaves naturally de-odorise my car and my entire apartment, and equally appealing is boiling it in water for a super-water. It lends a flowery essence without affecting the […]