Monthly Archives: November 2008

Hong Kong Here We Come….

We last planned a family trip to Hong Kong approximately two and a half years ago in March 2006. But, we had to call off that trip because dad started experiencing mini stroke symptoms, and he had to get an … Continue reading

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MM Lee Kuan Yew has a Pacemaker put in

Wow… I actually know how this man is going to feel post operation. He is amazing! I was still feeling sore 2 weeks after, but he is flying to Hong Kong after just 3 days!!!! My own Cardiologist advised me … Continue reading

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Its Getting Bad…

The economic situation is really getting to us. Boy, I should know…. I’ve had 2 extremely positive opportunities placed on the back burner as the companies decided to freeze headcounts. Sheesh……. Oh boy… I guess its time to dig in, … Continue reading

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Intercontinental Jakarta – Incredible!

I stay at the Intercontinental Jakarta every time I’m in Jakarta. This hotel, catering to mostly the Japanese business crowd is a wonderful place to stay at. Apart from the excellent service and the great cosy bed and room they … Continue reading

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The Kid’s New Bunk Bed

Having had the same bed for the last 7 years, we decided its time the girls get new beds that are appropriately sized. Their previous beds were only 4 foot long. 🙂

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Wonderful Seafood in Jakarta

I was in Jakarta just last month on a business trip, and the blokes brought me to a new seafood restaurant (Everfresh Seafood) fairly near the office, and boy.. it was excellent!!! Its just like how Cicerellos in Perth is … Continue reading

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Pulau Ubin

We’ve been talking about visiting Pulau Ubin and Check Jawa for the longest time, so, when an opportunity came up one weekend, we quickly grabbed the chance to head out to the northern island. This was back in July!!! Yeah.. … Continue reading

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