Monthly Archives: February 2012

The lazy, hazy days of February

Well, maybe not lazy because we’ve been pretty busy, especially Arlene, at school, attending meetings, and some friendly dinners and parties.  We are still in the monsoon season, and get some rain every day, but when it rains, it pours, … Continue reading

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The week in review

This is a bakers’ dozen of a week because it covers 8 days.  Maybe it’s because the weeks are going by so fast at about the rate of 8 days to 7.  It’s kind of weird with calendars here because … Continue reading

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Measuring up for the High Commissioner

A few weeks ago I received an invitation to a BBQ Reception at the residence of the Canadian High Commissioner, Mr Randolph Mank,  to acknowledge Canadian education in KL.  I immediately asked for an invite for Dennis (and his camera) … Continue reading

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Maulidur Rasu and Thaipusam

Malaysia has a rich and diverse culture, and so this weekend becomes a 4-day long weekend as locals celebrate two special religious holidays.  Many of the Malays will travel to their hometowns and gather with families to celebrate.  The schools … Continue reading

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