I was so jealous of EBBP (Euro Blogging By Post) and BBM (Blogging By Mail). Imagine yourself receiving a mystery parcel from another cooking-blogger! How exciting!Actually I could join BBM, if only I could spare some time off my current project to think, wrap up the package and send it through a reliable courier service.
But yesterday I received a not-so-mysterious food parcel from another cooking-blogger, whose food blog I already linked long before she realized I even exist. Mbak Rieke of Sexy Chef sent me Sugar Palm Fruit preserves! Or we Indonesian called it Manisan Kolang-Kaling.
It all began with my nagging, when I saw her post about Manisan Kolang-Kaling, that immediately brought me to the memories of my late Mom. She used to make this preserve every Idul Fitri, and as far as I can remember, I was always the one who finished it all 🙂 . I love Manisan Kolang-Kaling.
Mbak Rieke, being a kind-hearted she always is, said she will make it and send it for me! Isn’t it the sweetest thing?
So, when I was so exhausted coming back from my refugee to find my house stinks very bad because of the flood the day before, how nice it was to find this package lying on the ottoman in my living room. I was kind of puzzled at first, reading the brand: Naracraft? Isn’t it a brand belong to the Cosmo Mama? Then my mother in law said,”Hey, there’s a package for you from Ibu Rieke.”
I was like wooooooowwwww, what a n