Posts by Hezlina Abdul Rashid
Malaysia -- Hezlina Abdul Rashid is a book addict, avid baker and traveller. She writes on the latest Malaysian weddings trends and co-edited “Remember Us,” a collection of stories from Gaza.

Mother-Daughter Traditional Malay Kuih Business Is A Sweet Success...

Even the Malaysian Royal Palace and Prime Minister orders from “My Little Cake Shoppe”.

Hajjah Wan Fatimah Abdul Latiph wakes up at 4.30am every morning and her mind will already be on the 10 kilos of yam that has to be grated. Any rain or moist weather may rot the yam needed for the two trays of yam kuih (bite-sized snack or dessert foods). Her long time...
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A Norwegian’s First Ramadan...

Hungry at 9am, couldn't focus the rest of the day.

Maren Kateraas worked as an Information Consultant with AidCom in Kuala Lumpur. Her first contact point with Ramadan was when her colleague from AidCom invited her to a breaking fast meal, or iftar, with friends in Al-Hunafa, a Muslim non-profit organisation. Would people be attacking the food when they break...
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