Posts by: Germaine

Nom: Homebaked Dough at Tanjong Pagar Plaza

Nom: Homebaked Dough at Tanjong Pagar Plaza

For some months now, my colleagues have been raving about the chocolate chip cookies sold by the two young men at Tanjong Pagar. We swung by Homebaked Dough after lunch to pick up some cookies, and were lucky enough to…

Threadless Totes

Threadless Totes

I rarely wear t-shirts out of the house, which means that every single tee I own from Threadless is in rather good condition even if I bought it in 2005. So I’m glad they now make totes, or eco-bags, with their…

Consumed: COCOTTE

Consumed: COCOTTE

When Sharon said we were going for French food in Little India, I assumed we would be chowing down at the venerable French Stall on Serangoon Road. As it turned out, she and Edwin were bringing us somewhere far more…

Consumed: FLOR Pâtisserie

Consumed: FLOR Pâtisserie

FLOR is an adorable little Japanese cake shop located on Duxton Hill, which used to be one helluva dodgy neighbourhood. Back in 2006, my first workplace was located there. I could get any number of taxis at 6.30 pm when…

Consumed: JING at One Fullerton

Consumed: JING at One Fullerton

We attend a good number of wedding dinners – which as everyone knows, come at a price. So you can’t really blame me for wondering what else I could be eating for the price of an angpao. This was at…

The Great Outdoors: Ubin

The Great Outdoors: Ubin

Before yesterday’s trip to Pulau Ubin, I cleverly decided to tackle 30 minutes on the treadmill. I suppose I have only myself to blame for the state of my aching muscles right now. You see, I’d naively thought that scouting…

Consumed: Osia at Resorts World Sentosa

Consumed: Osia at Resorts World Sentosa

By all accounts, our meal at Osia should’ve been stellar. The restaurant has received accolades from CNNGo’s Best Eats and Singapore Tatler, both of which I have some regard for. So why did our experience suck so bad? We were…