When was the last time I did something for the first time? Umm……let’s see. Was it yesterday? Oh yes This is definitely a first and possibly also the last. Took a ride in the reverse bungee at Clarke Quay
Cliché as the saying may sound, life is indeed short. Of late, I
have heard from friends of distressing and saddening news about family members
being afflicted with cancer. Somehow, that led me to reflect on the passing of
someone who was very special to me.
All this happened three years ago, though memories of him
do not fill my mind as often, they still come to mind whenever I listen to old
records that he used to enjoy listening to. The music from Sound of Music
reminds me of the yearly video viewing we had as a family. How all of us would sing
to the tunes. Even the melodious tunes from Teresa Teng would conjure up images
of him serenading to my mom at our last family reunion where all relatives had
gathered together. It may be a little too late but I do want to say thank you
to him for he had been there in my formative years.
Gatherings with friends and colleagues necessitate a nice ambience, a good chef and fine desserts when deciding where to meet. Last night, we discovered a place near Newton, walkable from the food centre to meet this very need. Quiet, spacious
Live your life such that you will have no regrets when you
This has been a guiding phrase; a reminder to myself, of how
I want to live my life. It wasn’t easy to follow all the time; looking back, there
were regrets, but the regrets also played an important part in my personal
growth, as a student, a daughter, a friend, a partner, and now, a young mother.
Speaking of my role as a young mother, there is this particular regret
over a thought that I had entertained, the feelings that I had harbored and a
behavior that I had displayed...
Usually when we meet up with friends, the girls will veer towards eating Japanese as their choice of food. At least, my group of galfriends certainly do. Singapore and HK has one of the most jap restaurants per sqm in
The long snaking queues didnt deter me. Nor did the sweltering heat or the wait for the queue number to be called. These two bubble tea establishments have developed a strong following among teens, working class, kids..
Being one of our very most basic needs, food is something we all have a few times everyday. But food isn't just food, as it can be tied in with our thoughts and emotions. The recent spike in eating disorders