Happee Monkee

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Banana & Coconut Mini Bundt Cakes

By • Mar 14th, 2013 • Category: Latest

Have you ever been stuck with lots of ripe bananas? I know I’ve been there. Summer days are especially unkind to bananas. They just don’t do very well in the heat. So what do you do when you’re stuck spotty bananas that a monkey won’t even touch? Make banana cake of course! I bought some […]



Dates & Yogurt Cake with Orange Honey Syrup

By • May 22nd, 2012 • Category: Latest

I’m not one to follow recipes to the letter, which can be rather disturbing to some people. But my general motto is to learn the rules and then work around them. That probably says a lot about how I react in real life. I’m not a full-on rebel (that’s my brother’s job since he’s the […]



Braised Pork in Soy Sauce

By • Mar 9th, 2010 • Category: From My Mother's Kitchen, Latest

When I was back in KL recently, I noticed many hawker stalls had Cambodians, Indonesians and/or other nationalities cooks cooking Malaysian dishes. If I may say so, the platter – taste, texture, smell – were not how I remember it to be. The local flavours have become somewhat almost foreign in itself. I have nothing […]