Suzanne Lazaroo

Recent and archived articles by Suzanne Lazaroo

22 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

Malaysian filmmaker nominated for prestigious James Beard Award

KUALA LUMPUR: Andrew Gooi (pic) struggled to breathe when he heard that he had been nominated for two categories in the prestigious James Beard Awards for Media.

13 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

An angel to the sick

KUALA LUMPUR: Trained as a nurse and mid-wife, Anne Choon's calling now lies at the other end of the cycle of life – she journeys with the ill and the dying.

9 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

The fight of her life

For this former Sutra dancer, uncertainty over whether her son would survive turned into a determination for him to thrive – and to be there for other parents in crisis.

27 Jan 2017 | 7:00 AM

Eat smart this CNY

KUALA LUMPUR: You can have your pineapple tarts and eat them too – but make “moderation” your theme this Chinese New Year, so that the cheongsam still fits post-celebration!

23 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

A year full of beautiful stories

KUALA LUMPUR: We asked for your most beautiful times of the year. And you gave with both hands, and full hearts too – sharing stories of family and forgiveness, of welcoming new life and bidding a graceful goodbye.

Blue skies and everything nice: Carefree threesome enjoying themselves by the beach was captured by Lam Ho Siang from Selangor as her most beautiful time of the year.
17 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

Roast turkey reigns at Christmas time

PETALING JAYA: The traditional roast turkey still takes centrestage at Christmas dinner in many homes.

17 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

‘Mr Bean’ rides the MRT for a good cause

PETALING JAYA: It looks like “Mr Bean” has ditched his 1976 British Leyland Mini 1000 for a ride on our brand-new MRT train.

14 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

Buy gifts that give twice – to loved ones and those in need

PETALING JAYA: When you do your Christmas shopping this year, think about picking up some gifts for the greater good.

Goods for good: Eena at the latest pop-up of The Good Shop, which is stocking all sorts of lovely items from social enterprises.
11 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

Food shows with a bit of culture and history

KUALA LUMPUR: There’s always more than meets the eye on And for foodies especially, there’s much for the mind and the heart.

Fitting meals: The hosts of ‘Stay Healthy Stay Happy’, Pan Huai Zong, Selina Ren Chia Hsuan and Zhang Pei Shan.
11 Dec 2016 | 7:00 AM

Starting them young in the business game

PETALING JAYA: Brothers Eu Han Leong, 10, and Eu Fai Leong, 12, are proud of the fluid curves of their hand-carved wooden swords and daggers.

Budding entrepreneur: Sarah showing a customer one of her hand-painted bags at the bazaar.