Category Archives: Family

Day 4: From Kuantan to Kuala Lumpur and home

Friendly errata: There was a mixed up in writing about what we did in the morning of Day 3 with Day 4.  Whilst Sue and Azwa were still in bed, Edah took me to Restoran Zaman for breakfast. The restaurant … Continue reading

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Day 3: Moving around Kuantan

We had to get up extra early since Edah has a dental appointment at 10.00 am and for this we have to drive into town. We had home made fried meehoon or rice vermicelli for breakfast and then got into … Continue reading

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Day 1: To Kuantan instead of Penang

I had made plans with Sue (Suraiya is my eldest daughter) to travel up to Penang on 30 July 2017 and return to Kuala Lumpur on the afternoon of 2 August 2017. The main reason for the trip is for … Continue reading

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Binti Nasir or Binti Che Nasir : a rose by any other name would smell as sweet

I was born on 29 May 1957 at 5.05 am. at the Kuantan District Hospital. I was given the name Nor Edzan and Nor Edzan binti Nasir is the name I carried with me throughout my primary and secondary school … Continue reading

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2015 … its a wrap

It’s 12.21 pm on the first day of 2016 which falls on a Friday in Malaysia. We get the day off and a pretty long weekend this time round. I’m “parked” in a room at Pullman Putrajaya with my immediate … Continue reading

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Off to the Land of the Rising Sun

It’s a lovely sunny Saturday morning and I’m all packed and ready to go to KLIA2 to catch my flight to Osaka. Yes, this would be my third trip to Osaka, second to Kyoto but my first to Kobe and … Continue reading

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Our family has grown

At 9.50 pm on 15 February 2013 (4 Rabiul Akhir 1434 Hijrah), my eldest daughter, Suraiya Ilyas, gave birth to a beautiful baby girl at the Maternity Ward of UMMC. At birth, she weighs 2.805 kg and is 45.5. cm … Continue reading

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