Macau Day One

Well, I officially know what I am going to do over the long Christmas weekend: Write blog posts! I didn’t realize how long it has been. I still want to write about the taste of bugs in Siem Reap, and obviously I have a few things to say about our recent trip to Macau. I … More Macau Day One

How To Lose Weight In Malays Part 36-The I haven’t posted about food in a long time so let’s talk about burgers edition

June. June was the last time I did one of these tongue in cheek how to lose weight in Malaysia posts. Rest assured I have been eating since then, and eating things I want to share with all of you. I have a trip to Cambodia where I certainly want to talk about food with … More How To Lose Weight In Malays Part 36-The I haven’t posted about food in a long time so let’s talk about burgers edition

How To Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 35- The OTHER Berbuka Puasa edition

This year during Ramadan we had two special berbuka puasa meals, aka two fast breaking meals. The big one at the Yemeni restaurant you already saw in the previous post. This one was at the parent’s of one of Iris’s students house. Got it? They are a Bangladeshi family so the food was all Bangladeshi. … More How To Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 35- The OTHER Berbuka Puasa edition

How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 34- The Berbuka Puasa Edition!

Iris: So I thought that since we were fasting again this year, might be fun to write down our thoughts in the blog…and then blog all the great Yemeni food we’re having tonight when we berbuka pusa! Iris: 5:15 am: It’s too early. I want to sleep, but also, I want to eat. So it’s … More How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 34- The Berbuka Puasa Edition!

How To Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 33-The Australia edition!

It’s time for that great tradition of our travels, the one with the misleading title about losing weight when in reality I put on like 2-3 pounds! As I think I mentioned before, our focus in Australia was two fold: Beer and burritos. Or at least Mexican food. It ended up being mostly burritos but … More How To Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 33-The Australia edition!

The Chinese New Year Mega Edition-How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 29

  Selamat Tahun Baru Cina! Well, a day late but still! The past few days were Chinese New Year. Their calendar goes by the moon so obviously it is a bit different than a western calendar. It is the largest human migration in the world. Not here so much, but in China obviously it is … More The Chinese New Year Mega Edition-How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 29