10 Best Concept Restaurants in Johor Bahru

10 Best Concept Restaurants in Johor Bahru

as a major restaurant enthusiast, I must admit I was a bit disappointed when we moved to Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Going out to eat is one of my favorite ways to experience a new city, but the food scene didn't excite me at all. As I spent time getting to know JB and exploring it, I [...]

Where do we go from here? Location Uncertainty as an Expat Couple

Where do we go from here? Location Uncertainty as an Expat Couple

A transnational marriage presents logistical challenges in and of itself, so how do we, as a young newlywed couple, reconcile mystery destinations with wanting some semblance of a normal life and roots abroad? Anticipation meets bittersweet nerves, and like twice before, we'll be leaving the foreign country that we’ve gotten to call home. This time [...]

A New Life, A New Start in Malaysia

A New Life, A New Start in Malaysia

People have mistaken me for being Asian more times than I can count. Maybe it was meant to be that I'd end up here on this side of the world, but I've always been drawn to Asian food and culture, never dreaming that living here would be remotely possible. Now I call Malaysia home, and [...]