Bank Negara field trip

The 2 kids were bugging me to pay for the field trip organised by the school so I paid them and filled up the form. Lucas was a bit worried as the teacher didnt take his permission slip from his note book whereas Ah May was very insistent that the teacher take he r slip from the book.

Field trip photos

July holidays

During the holidays we managed to sneak one weekend to Palace of the Golden Horses for a weekend stay. The 2 younger kids were happy to stay and play at the pool. These few weeks had been feeling under the weather as the kids went to have fun at Mines shopping centre while I stayed in the hotel to rest with Brandon after dinner at Yap Yin at Seri Kembangan.

In between visited Mr. DIY, Ikea and Maju homes to buy additional furniture and fittings for the house.

Then we finally moved house and I had a big operation to wrap and move the furniture. Had a big hooha with the transporter sourced from kaodim. useless transporter I had to think by myself how to dismantle the fridge door in order to shift the fridge out ,when arrived was with lots of bumps and dents. From 26 Jul onward we shifted and stayed at our new domain Jalan Puah Jaya 4. That weekend Debbie left for Hanoi with her Muar gang while I had to go for Brandons report card day. It was bad he nearly failed his English. I dunno what to say la.

We did the curtains, mosquito netting etc all done and over with by end of Jul.

2, Jalan Puah Jaya 4, Taman Setapak Indah Jaya, Setapak KL

Raya 2016 holidays

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This Raya month we had some birthdays celebrating for Ah Kong in Muar that we celebrated with the JB gang. We bought lots of durian including a big durian cake for Ah Kong. Then Aunt Kim Chee wanted to follow along to Muar as well so picked her and Aunt Tang Hung checked them in at Streetview Hotel brought them to a few sites like Ah Guan Otak, Parit Jawa Asam Pedas, Pasar and Yong Seng. Stayed one night then went home.

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Bentong Hot Springs trip

Recently found out from Ah Bee he went to Bentong for a short trip. It looked nice. So I too followed along. It seems they have a new site and app called It was quite informative and the best thing was they have a resort called Suria Hot Springs Resort. It was for a room with 2 queens size beds for only $120 , my guess is due to Ramadhan. So I quickly booked it for the weekend. Good thing was the Bentong Walk. Which essentially is a pasar malam every Saturday night. Well with the kids it wasn't very fun.

So we started after Nanik finished clean up the house and after Brandon gets back from BB. So we left on Sat at abt 130pm then reached Fantasy Valley Restaurant for lunch. Expensive but nice. Had some Musang King as well paid for the price but don't believe it is. This round I am very busy taking car of the kids couldn't take much pictures. After lunch checked in at the hotel after a short 20 min drive along the winding roads. Saw some nice scenery of the forest and river along the way. After checking Debbie had some rest before the kids went all out to have fun at the hots springs. It was quite nice but there were certain areas looked like lots of tissue paper debris floating in the water. Then we washed up for dinner at Bentong, we were quite late , had trouble looking for car park as well. Wanted to go to a restaurant but unfortunately was closed for the night. Then went to makan at the stalls instead. The char kuay tiao was good , as well as BKT. As for Ah Mei she collapsed in the car , so could'nt walk much just quickly ate , shopped and left.

The next morning , being kiasu for not being able to buy the taopok, we went as early as 730am got there bought all the stuff and had dim sum at SHL Restaurant, food was so so. Buat at least comfortable and not required to queue like mad. This round Brandon was so tired he decided to wait in the hotel room instead of following us to Bentong town for breakfast. Anyhow I met Heng Meng at the Pasar. After breakfast we went back at abt 9am. Had tapao some nasi lemak for Brandon. The price here is comparable to KL, so its not cheap. After that a last dip at the pool before leaving for lunch at Kg Bukit Tinggi, wanted to go Foon Lock but couldn't get to park so we settled for a coffee shop Nam Fong. Food here is not bad( Thai style kuey tiao soup and stew pork) and the roti bakar also nice. Best thing is got parking space and there were available table for us. While we waited for the ladies to finish shopping AGAIN at the tourist sites for some durian and other stuffs.

Finally reached home by 140pm, had a good rest and shopped at Jusco for groceries and had dinner at Sky Restaurant.

June 2016 Yay Im home

Was just discussing with a colleague , with a blink of an eye so many weeks just went past as I went to PNG for a month and we are back in KL again. I updated in the other blog Travel Log.

But in the month of June was the school holidays and we were busy to bring the kids out so I opted for a fun filled day of playgrounds(Titiwangsa in the morning then CosmoWorld at Berjaya Time Sq in the afternoon) hoping it will satisfy them. But was put down by Rachel mentioning it was NOT a holiday since it didn't involve staying in a hotel for the night. Haiyo this girl is very hard to satisfy.

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Happy Birthday Lucas

Me and my gifts

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This month is the April babies, the first to celebrate is Lucas and he specifically requested a Minion cake with one eye. The party was at my place and some of his cousins Ethan, Anton and Ashton came earlier for a swim so everyone swam before the big makan. But when night came and everyone was around, it was like a mad house as we had kids fighting for bicycle and toys namely Natalie was fighting with Lucas and Ashton.

We visited a new makan place "Yellow Brick Road" the kids would like as they had a play area, it was nice but expensive and long queues.

The young ones had learned how to make pizzas at CLC so they tried it out at home.

And some videos that was missed earlier

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Ah May playing with Koko's spectacles

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Ah May showing off her chopstick skills

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Everyone chipped in to make Tang Yuen

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Ah May role playing at home

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Ah May shake butt

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Ah May sing song

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Yay! School holiday Legoland here we come

Diana had offered us her company's staff offer on Legoland tickets at RM58 instead of RM100 so we took it for the kids.But we bought it since last year and Debbie was especially busy we decided to sell it off much to Brandon's displeasure. Fortunately for Brandon we couldn't get anyone to buy them. So this holiday we decided to have a day trip and rested in Muar as a transit.

When we arrived , Brandon exclaimed it was his dream come true after his many pleas to go Legoland. The kids enjoyed themselves and bought some Lego sets. We dropped by JB to buy some banana cake. The car had some tyre alignment issues, the back was vibrating quite noisy. Finally reached Muar same time we arrived from KL yesterday.

The next day found that the tyres were "bengkak" since 4 years old so had to change the 4 which costs 1k. Finally came home by 3pm but not before stopping for lunch at DoDoDo Beef Noodles near Tangkak toll plaza. Tasty and will visit another time.

When we reached home and found that our backs were full of sunburn with red patches.

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Happy CNY 2016

Well CNY came and went and we are poorer by the day. Needless to say this month is supposed to be a joyous occasion Diana had a new baby Hilda, we went back for CNY we had visits by the JB gang. We had the yearly Lion dance again.
I didnt take much of the photos just some videos. Wait lemme search some from Berry for CNY dinner.

Took leave for the whole CNY week, then went back to KL on Thursday. Brandon had an additional leave on Friday so we relaxed a few more days in KL. Then came the Brandon's mad dash to the Sports Day all the way at The Panasonic Stadium in Shah Alam, had to send him in the morning 630am yet I had to make 2 return trips so that I can ferry everybody around till the PowerFun session at CLC. I mentioned I shd change my name to Ahmad bin AhPang on that day.

Then the following week Brandon had a cross country run at Lake Gardens , sigh... this boy's private school is so high maintenance, need to reach by 7am again, sienzz....

Chap Goh Mei @Goon Wah(Atria DJ)

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Happy New Year 2016

The year started as a whimper as we had lots of bad news and I was too tired to even track down the events that happened. I thought I would take a picture of the KLCC for at least 1 more time before the tower next door is up that would block our view. Was too tired that I slept early on Dec 31. We had our usual breakfasts and stuffs. There was a lot of stuff that we were preparing for Brandon's new school at Wesley WMSKL. there were the Boys Brigade and the uniform collection was so haphazard. Sigh! I even saw Mr Lau(Hyundai MD) was at the orientation. Looks like he has a kid here too. The whatsapp group was quite active, sometimes I wonder these parents so free to comment ,they don't have any thing else to do.

Hopefully Brandon, can keep up and progress since its everything in English now. He is getting quite tan, now that he has to march and drill under the hot sun. Debbie is already on freelance contract but is already quite busy doing the marking and also pitching for new projects. She is still going into PWC to start here contract work. Both Rachel and Lucas are sick now and its quite a pain as they will ask for attention. Rachel diagnosed as H1N1 again. We had the same problem in Nov 2014.

Sigh.... Thank god for 1 day rest on KL Fed Territory Day.

Ipoh Dec 2015

Yes we are back at Ipoh for 2nd trip in a year. The first was with Ah Ma n Ah Kung and we stayed at Riverfront during Ah Meis birthday. Now we are back becoz Debbie had a wedding dinner to attend at Teluk Intan so we took this opportunity to stay over for 2 nights. We had breakfast at Sky restaurant before proceeding to Ipoh. No we didn't stopover at Bidor after the big scare last trip. So we just moved direct and reached Aunties sister restaurant at Cecil Rae, Caning Garden. Food was not bad, quite stuffed after ordering too much.

Then checked in at Cititel which was right in the heart of Ipoh Town just a stone throwaway from Riverfront and Old town. Parking was cramped so we rested till dinner time while Debbie got ready for dinner. We had a quick and early dinner at Woolley Food City. Then came to rest early after dinner. The next morning we walked over to Thean Chun/Kong Heng and had a short walk at Concubine Lane and Plan b. The place was given a fresh new life complete with a barber corner as well. Afterwards walked back and rested a while before walking back out again for lunch at Lou Wong.

Then rested in the afternoon before going out to Jusco Kinta for awhile then off to Sun Yeong Wai roasted meats for dinner and Yee Hup for after dinner shopping. Next morning was Loke Wooi Kee coffee shop breakfast then back to KL. Tired......

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