Outfit: Slouchy Sunday

Outfit: Slouchy Sunday

I’m trying out Polyvore, which is pretty fun when it’s not doing dumb things like tagging my outfit as ‘Crocs shoes’. This is a pretty close approximation of what I wore today – only the tank and the shoes aren’t…

Consumed: Raffles Hotel Snowskin Mooncakes

Consumed: Raffles Hotel Snowskin Mooncakes

When I was little, I was taught that the 15th day of the 8th lunar month was called the ‘Lantern Festival’. It made sense since I got to pick out a lantern to carry round the neighbourhood on the night…

Consumed: Kiraku Japanese Restaurant

Consumed: Kiraku Japanese Restaurant

I love eating beef. Trouble is, I don’t seem to enjoy steaks as much as I used to – I feel too full afterwards, and for an uncomfortably long time. These days when we feel like splashing out on a…

Shopped: H&M Singapore!

Shopped: H&M Singapore!

So maybe my tastes are very pedestrian, but I do love shopping at H&M. I was highly excited when a Very Good Friend of mine said she could score me an invitation to the closed-door preview. She was as good…

My Unscheduled Stay In Hospital

My Unscheduled Stay In Hospital

This is the story of how I do not have appendicitis. Thursday: Around late morning, I started feeling a strange sensation in my abdomen, as though there were something pushing inwards from the waistband of my pants. It got worse…

Consumed: The Wok And Barrel

Consumed: The Wok And Barrel

I first heard about The Wok And Barrel through its owner, Shen, over Twitter (@MadamTans). She’s so clearly passionate about food, it seemed a crime not to give her new restaurant a try. True to its hawker roots, The Wok…

Consumed: The Dunearn

Consumed: The Dunearn

Although it sounds like the name of a condo development, The Dunearn is – surprise – a restaurant. It’s located within the guild house at NUS’ Bukit Timah Campus, which is not exactly the kind of place you’d just happen…

Nom: Neighbourly Noms

Nom: Neighbourly Noms

When I was growing up, my parents and I lived in a HDB ‘point block’ that had three other families on the same floor. We weren’t close, but we were always friendly, and it would show during the festive seasons….

Cats: Tenacious Bob

Cats: Tenacious Bob

Bob has a playhouse from 12buy.sg that he loves. He doesn’t so much play as lurk in it, watching the world go by. And when our cleaning lady stacked it up on a chair to mop the floor, Bob wasn’t…