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    12 Things For The Asian-Australian Who Has Moved Out Of Home

    Only thing this list is missing is a dose of impossibly high parental expectations.

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    There are some reasons why, as an Asian-Australian, it can be easier living out of home.


    Hi, Mum. Love you.

    But there are actually some items I've realised without, home just isn't home.

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    Turns out I'm more like my parents than I thought.

    Here are 12 products that I advise you to add-to-cart to alleviate the feelings of homesickness (and make your parents proud in the process):

    1. This jar of Tiger Balm for whatever ails you.

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    Buy a pack of two from Amazon Australia for $8.98.

    2. This Tiger rice cooker that no Asian kitchen should be without.


    Buy from Amazon Australia for $229.

    3. This drying rack, because we both know dishwashers are actually not for washing dishes.


    Buy from Amazon Australia for $19.99

    4. This pair of slippers, because you wouldn't dream of tracking your dirty shoes through the house.


    Buy from Amazon Australia from $33.50.

    5. This magic green ointment that has alleviated every migraine I've ever had.


    Buy from eBay for $11.99.

    6. This straw broom, that is arguably the ~superior~ cleaning tool.


    Buy from eBay for $12.50.

    7. This bag of White Rabbit lollies, because absolutely nothing goes down better when you're craving a snack.

    8. This shoe rack that'll easily hold all of your mate's shoes when they come over.


    Buy from Amazon Australia for $40.

    9. This siracha sauce, by which all meals are improved.

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    Buy a 266ml bottle from Amazon Australia for $3.17.

    10. This packet of plastic containers — because no way are you letting your house guests leave without leftovers.


    Buy a 10 pack from Amazon Australia for $12.50.

    11. This Kikkoman soy sauce — because is there any other?

    12. And finally, this bottle of fish oil that will ensure you grow up strong and healthy.

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