Outdoorsy

Out and About: Flower Dome at Gardens by the Bay

Out and About: Flower Dome at Gardens by the Bay

The Singapore Garden Festival is running right now, and for the first time it’s being held at Gardens by the Bay instead of at Suntec. Tickets include entry to the fully-enclosed Flower Dome – an air-conditioned conservatory that mimics the…

Doing Nothing In Phuket

Doing Nothing In Phuket

We set out for Phuket with one objective in mind – to do nothing. All things considered, we pulled it off pretty well. We did nothing at the beach – if reading and sea sports still count as nothingness. And…

Musings: My Day Off

Musings: My Day Off

I took the day off on Monday to decompress and basically do nothing. It started with a massage at Spa Esprit at Dempsey Village; I’d procured it at a great price through a Groupon deal, and it was every bit…

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…

The First Post: A Story On Inline Skates

The First Post: A Story On Inline Skates

In keeping with our sort-of resolution to get back in shape this year, James and I bought inline skates on Saturday. Then we went inline skating at East Coast Park. (This story doesn’t exactly end well. Fortunately for us, there…