Tag: Utensils

Traditional Coconut Grater

Traditional Coconut Grater

I am a nostalgic and sentimental person. Certain things, dishes, and songs remind me of certain phases of my life. For example: a song that I used to dance to when I was in high school, a certain dish that reminds me of my family’s celebration, or in this case, a traditional Nyonya kitchen tool that brings back flood of…

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Masak-Masak

Masak-Masak

When I was growing up, there was no computer, Nitendo DS, Wii, or Playstation.  There wasn’t even color TV in my house. My childhood was all about playing good old traditional games that were tons of fun: ah chi lok (hide-and-seek), kah li toay (outdoor running game), chit liap buah/batu (a game about tossing and catching seven stones/small parcels filled…