Friday, February 29, 2008
but where are the potatoes?
They are in the pot boiling along with the rest.
a bowl of soup specially for baby Aeryn.
It's nutritious for growing up babies.
Will have mine later tonight for dinner.
This is what I ate this morning for my first meal of the day. Yesterday I had noodle for breakfast so I was thinking of eating nasi lemak for a change this morning.
The nasi lemak bought from 3rd. mile market at Sungai Maong cost RM1.50 per packet. From the snapshot here you can imagine how the taste is like.
Simple recipe to cook nasi lemak for 4 person:
- 2 cups of rice
- 3 to 4 cups of santan
- pandan leaves to give fragrant smell (tied in knot)
- a pinch of salt
Ingredients to eat with nasi lemak:
- 4 hard boiled eggs ( shelled and cut into halves)
- ikan bilis washed clean and toss dry (fried till crispy)
- cucumber cut nicely for garnishing
- some veges., chicken rendang, ayam masak merah, prawn sambal tumis, fried ikan kembung ( all these are optional)
1 - Use rice measuring cup to fill in 2 cups of rice from the dispenser.
2 - Next wash and clean the rice and put it in the rice cooker. Add in together the santan and tied in knot pandan leaf.
3 - Let the rice to be cooked in the rice cooker and the light indicator button will auto pop up.
4 - After a few minutes loosen up rice so that it will not be too sticky.
5 - Boil 4 eggs till they are hard boiled and shelled them. Then cut the eggs into halves and leave aside on the plate.
6 - Wash the ikan bilis clean and toss dry using a strainer. Heat up some oil in the wok to deep fry the ikan bilis. Fry the ikan bilis until brownish and crispy.
7 - Cut the cucumber for garnishing on the nasi lemak and to eat with it later.
8 - Nasi lemak is ready to be eaten for breakfast, tea break or any meal time as you wish.
Happy trying out this simple nasi lemak from sapphire blu corner.
LYDIA SHUM DIN-HA WAS BURIED IN VANCOUVER ON WEDNESDAY, 27TH FEB 2008 - A DAY TO REMEMBER LYDIA SHUM - "MS. FEI FEI DAY'
Remembering Lydia Shum
On the same day, Vancouver, Canada mayor Sam Sullivan honored Lydia Shum Din-Ha by declaring her birthday as 'Ms. Fei Fei Day,' where people used to call her by that nickname before she died. She will always be remembered to many people as one of the best artistes and entertainer The late Lydia Shum leaves behind her beloved daughter Joyce Cheng Yan-yee.
May Lydia Shum Rest In Peace. Farewell to "Fei Fei". When she laughed, people who watch her on tv just felt the joy together with them. Although she has forever left us, her laughter will always be remembered eternally and we will miss her. I used to watch her acting, entertaining and was a MC in Hong Kong talk shows Without her, cantonese entertaining programmes will never be the same again to me.
A memorial service will be held at Hong Kong Coliseum on 2nd March 2008. The fans of Lydia Shum are invited and it is also open to the public. This memorial service is hold to bid farewell to comedienne Lydia Shum Din-Ha and it is said that a special award will be dedicated to her in April's Hong Kong Film Awards 2008.