Parenting »

Parenting: ‘My Friend’s Friend Tried Raping a Girl on GTA’

4 September 2015 – 12:41 pm |

What if one day, your child came home from school and told you:
‘Mom, my friend’s friend ever tried raping a girl on GTA!’

I had that encounter recently, and I tried to keep cool about it.
(read: …

Read the full story »

From the ups and downs of parenthood, to practical tips on enjoying and managing life with children.


Where inspiring thoughts and treasured life lessons are learned and shared.

Places to Visit

From Hong Kong to Bali, from Universal Studios Singapore to farmstays and beaches in Perth, we share photos, info and tips with you!

Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids

How many different things can we do with our little ones at home and outside? Too many.


Where precious daily moments are captured and seen through the lens. Sharing with you tips, iphone apps, and ideas too.

Home » Food & Health, Mobile Blogging

Nom Nom : Street Snacks – Cakue & Kue Bantal (Char Kway & Pillow Cake)

5 January 2013No Comment

There we were in one old alley.

Very near a popular noodle eating place called ‘Bakmi Aboen’ at Pasar Baru.

We spotted a *very* simple stall selling Cakue and ‘Pillow Cake’.

(Cakue is also known as ‘cakwe’, ‘youtiao’ or ‘char kway’)



The stall looks like it hasn’t changed much since 1980s!

And, each cakue is sold at only Rp 2500 (S$0.35!)

What a bargain!

And btw, the cakue tasted nice too!

Nom nom!


PS: Will be sharing (read: mobile blogging!) interesting ‘food finds’ around the city of Jakarta every now and then! =)

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.

CommentLuv badge