Memories

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

A Picnic

By |2019-06-03T16:59:11+08:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: childhood, Memories|

When was the last time you had a picnic with your family/friends? Well, why not take advantage of the upcoming public holidays? These children seem to have the right idea....

May 2019

A Protest in Grik

By |2019-05-03T16:32:46+08:00May 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, history, Memories|

Where were you in May 1974? Do you remember an incident, whereby a hundred members of the Communist Party of Malaya (CPM) guerillas gathered and planted explosives which blew up [...]

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

The perfect menu?

By |2019-02-25T17:06:54+08:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: food, Memories|

The above menu was chosen for Mr & Mrs Michael Lim's Golden Anniversary. Judging from the list of dishes, I dare to say no one went home hungry that night [...]

January 2019

Somewhere in Ipoh…

By |2019-01-18T10:05:00+08:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Ipoh Town, Memories|

Thanks to Ipoh Remembered, we have the above photo to keep you entertained this weekend. Some of you may have already guessed WHERE this place is. Can you also guess [...]

December 2018

November 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

An Interesting Find

By |2018-08-13T17:17:46+08:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: childhood, ipoh, Memories|

We thank Lennie Brooks for these pictures. Her father once served in the 15/19 Hussars as their Company Sergeant Major Instructor. Back in 1955, they lived at No. 20, Chung [...]

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

Ipoh, 1936

By |2018-05-16T17:23:31+08:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: ipoh, Memories, nature|

This picture was taken from a postcard, which was sent in 1936. Of course, this may not be the exact year the picture was taken. What drew my attention to [...]

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

All ‘charged’ up!

By |2017-12-11T17:19:42+08:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: Identify Photographs, Memories|

    A rechargeable battery, storage battery, secondary cell, or accumulator is a type of electrical battery which can be charged, discharged into a load, and recharged many times, as opposed to a disposable or primary battery, which [...]

November 2017

October 2017

Who knew?

By |2017-10-04T17:31:33+08:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: childhood, Memories|

Heard of this brand? Yes? No? These matches are locally made. Don't believe me, check out the next picture. Yes, this brand is made in Teluk Intan.

September 2017

Eel Soup?

By |2017-09-15T14:08:55+08:00September 15th, 2017|Categories: food, ipoh|Tags: |

No, we're not joking. This delicacy can be found right here in Ipoh - at Restoran Nasi Lemak Ayam Kampung, Jalan Ali Pitchay. Have any of you tried this? Do [...]

August 2017

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December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

Did you know….?

By |2016-07-15T16:35:00+08:00July 15th, 2016|Categories: childhood, food, Memories|

  ....that Ovaltine was actually Ovomaltine? And that the name changed because it was spelt wrongly when the trademark was registered? Here's a extract from Wikipedia: Ovaltine was developed in [...]

June 2016

May 2016

Kultar’s Mime

By |2016-05-11T10:06:57+08:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: concerts, Events|

Kultar’s Mime is a devised play that blends painting, poetry, theater, and music to tell the stories of Sikh children who survived the 1984 Delhi massacre organized in the wake [...]

April 2016

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December 2015

November 2015

Siddhartha – The Musical

By |2015-11-04T09:29:56+08:00November 4th, 2015|Categories: concerts, Events|

Fancy watching a musical about Siddhartha? Then contact 05-2820224 / 013-4846625 for tickets and more information. Incidentally, this Filipino group has performed in several countries around the world. Click this [...]

October 2015

The Humble Curry Puff!

By |2015-10-15T09:51:56+08:00October 15th, 2015|Categories: food|

  Breakfast, tea time, supper...no matter what time of the day (or night) there's nothing like a couple of warm curry puffs to accompany your tea/coffee. The one shown above [...]

September 2015

Malim Nawar, 1981

By |2015-09-14T11:03:48+08:00September 14th, 2015|Categories: childhood, Memories|

Our donor Marea Smith tells us that this was what Malim Nawar looked like in 1981. Been to Malim Nawar lately? Has the place changed much over the years...or is [...]

August 2015

Outdoor Fun

By |2015-08-25T09:11:46+08:00August 25th, 2015|Categories: childhood, Memories|

  At first, it seems like a game of Tag....but I suppose this is based on a similar concept. I'm talking about Kabaddi. How many of you played this outdoor game [...]

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

Pulut Kaya

By |2015-05-14T11:51:54+08:00May 14th, 2015|Categories: food|

After a rather long hiatus, our Food Blog is back with a feature-of-the-week! For those of you who don't recognise the photo, this is pulut kaya - sticky rice with [...]

April 2015

March 2015

Relief on a hot day!

By |2015-03-19T16:21:47+08:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: food|

picture taken by Christopher Nothing like an ice cream float on a scorching day, eh? Well, this thirst-quenching float was bought at Loke Wooi Kee Cafe (@RM3.10), along Jalan Mustapha [...]

February 2015

January 2015

December 2014

A “Lady’s Car” ?

By |2014-12-19T16:59:12+08:00December 29th, 2014|Categories: Memories|Tags: |

Not all car-enthusiasts are men.....I'm sure there are some women out there who also appreciate both the fast sports cars and vintage cars too. Which brings me to this advertisement [...]

Serenity

By |2014-12-18T16:48:20+08:00December 19th, 2014|Categories: Memories, nature, tourism|Tags: |

Imagine having a picnic at such a place! No rubbish about, no unpleasant odour from the river, clean and clear running water...etc. Blissful isn't it? This is none other than [...]