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Malaysian-ised Summer Picnic

Back in the UK, we used to look forward to summer. One, because exams are usually over and you'd get to have all sorts of fun and two, because you get to wear summery clothes and go for picnics!

So, two weeks ago, the SATC gals had a summer "picnic" here in KL.

It was actually done in my condo. Because it's just too hot to be sitting out under the scorching sun! :p

It was a potluck thing - I made beef stew. Dido made the yummiest fruit smoothies, Iman the dessert queen made pavlova and trifle while Tasha and Amily cheated. Tasha, as usual, made her Mom cooked. Thanks Aunty, seperti biasa makanan Aunty memang sedap! And Amily BOUGHT mee kari, pfft. And this is one girl who can actually cook up fabulous meals! Well, she got lazy after she came back, hehe.

I cleared out the space in my living room and laid out my polka-dot tablecloth. Put flowers in small vases and scatter them around. It really felt like we're having a picnic in Cardiff especially with the cool air-cond breeze. ;p

The food was yummy! We had so much fun reminiscing and stuffing our tummies silly. We couldn't get up after, masing2 tersandar perut kekenyangan.



Some of the SATC gals. My closest friends. Ever.

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Print this and give a copy to your maid of honour/best friend/sister or whoever that will be close to you on your big day.

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Okay, everything else is self explanatory.

You're welcome!