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Durians Again!

Friday, August 05, 2011

I shouldn't be eating durians! I really shouldn't! Durians are poison to dialysis patients but they are so yummy! I wouldn't feel like a Malaysian if I don't eat durians!

Oh yes! The king of fruits! My Mom said around 9pm, let's go for some durians! My Dad was like : yeah! I was like : YEAH!!! So, we headed to the durian stalls in another suburb and it was packed with people eating durians sitting on plastic stools at plastic tables. RM10, eat all you can!

I was fortunate we didn't join the durian buffet, otherwise it could have been the death of me! Literally! Instead, my Dad spent almost a hundred Malaysian dollars on good quality durians.

They were yummy. But I hope my heart won't stop tonight!

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JKWETZSTEIN 8/14/2011 7:54PM

    I love durians!

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EOWYN2424 8/6/2011 9:38AM


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RAINRUNNER5 8/6/2011 1:55AM

    What the heck is a durian??? :)

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    Sometimes you can't resist. They sound good.

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Oh! No!

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

I promised myself I would make a difference in August! Well, it's already the 3rd of August and I haven't even exercised to speak of! I don't even dare tick my fitness tracker because I know I have to honest otherwise I'm only fooling myself!

I'm REALLY ticked off at myself at the moment! I had such good intentions! Oh well, all I can do now is make tomorrow better, I guess!

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FRANCES-AGAPE 8/4/2011 3:29PM

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Dear, there is nothing wrong with starting over.
After all, every day is a new day.

I love this quote from Martin Luther King, Jr:
"If you can't fly then run. If you can't run then walk.
If you can't walk then crawl. But whatever you do, keep moving."

Here are other good ones, but cannot recall where I read them”
“Perseverance is failing 9 times and succeeding the 10th”
“Success is failing 99 times and getting up 100” (or something like that)



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NOMUFFINTOP3 8/3/2011 9:20AM

It's okay. Just start today...it all makes a difference.

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    No no...don't say it's "already" the 3rd of August. Instead, say that it's "only" the 3rd of August. You still have 28 days to make a difference!

You can do it!

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I Must Make it a Point to have PQT!

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Yes! I went to home fellowship today and the pastor made a valid point. We my have our regular PQT (Personal Quiet Time).

As practising Christians, we should make PQT a priority and set aside some time each day for it. God wants a relationship with us. And we can only have a relationship with God if we make time for Him.

I've been very lax in this respect. I will make it a point from now on to carve out some time each day for PQT! I normally do it before bed. I will have to spend time with God each night and not go straight to bed. Reason being, I'm just not a morning person.

Have you done your PQT?


A Lovely Dinner for my Dad's Birthday!

Monday, August 01, 2011

We had salted duck's egg yolk encrusted prawns (very crispy & yummy),
Sweet & sour pork (fried crisp with a coating of sauce),
Birthday noodles (quite yummy too!),


The crown of the show, sweet and sour crabs! Very fleshy and sweetly fresh! Had a difficult time prying out the meat from the shells though.

Then we had mango mouse cake as the birthday cake.

A delicious day! But my Dad is getting old..........I had my picture taken with him beside the cake. If I had more money, I'll get him better gifts. I only go him a BPA free bottle to put his water in when he goes to work.......

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AMBERNICHOLE3 8/1/2011 4:33PM

    Sounds like you had a very yummy meal!

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ALICIA214 8/1/2011 10:38AM


Sounds quite delicious, an interesting menu, I love crab YUM!!
You know I bet your dad is very happy with his new water bottle,he knows it was chosen and given with love , and that is far more important than the cost.


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Managed to get a little sewing done!

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Well, I've made some progress with my cross-stitch project but I still have a long way to go. I didn't go anywhere today. Couldn't afford to. I'll have to go the church next Sunday though. I have to return those library books.

I will take a photo of my cross-stitch project and post it here when it's all done! Keep your fingers crossed!


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