If I were a carpenter…

Well, I’m not…and neither am I going to talk about carpenters, just Carpenter Street in Kuching. I wonder how it got its name…for I used to hang around there as early as the 70’s but I don’t recall seeing any carpenter or a lot of carpenter shops – maybe a couple selling local-made furniture, that … Continue reading “If I were a carpenter…”

Come on over…

Well, that’s the slogan for this year’s Borneo Cultural Festival – “Beauty in Ethnic Diversity”…and here’s the promo from http://www.virtualmalaysia.com. BORNEO CULTURAL FESTIVAL 2008 Get a taste of the indigenous arts at the Borneo Cultural Festival which takes place from June 27 to July 5 at Sibu Town Square, Sarawak. This annual Sibu signature event … Continue reading “Come on over…”

How do I live…

With the rising prices of virtually everything, I guess hard times are up ahead… …so everyone will be asking themselves, “How do I live…in the face of the economic downturn?” Well, first and foremost, you should cut down on your shopping. Be suspicious of those special offers at supermarkets as you may end up spending unnecessarily… … Continue reading “How do I live…”