Hopes, Wishes and Finding My Element

  New Year is one of my favourite words. It is like a clean sheet of paper. It beckons fresh start. It creates the feeling of hope, of new opportunities coming, of changes for the better, and of only the nicest surprises on the days to come. Looking back, my 2015 was not at all bad. I…

7 Things I Love with Changi Airport

Singapore Changi Airport ranked first in the World’s Best Airports for this year according to the The World Airports Award and without a doubt it is the best airport a traveller would like to get stranded to or pass a layover. I, for one, would not mind having my flight delayed if I am at…

Packing My Hospital Bag

When I entered my third trimester of pregnancy, I started packing the things I and my baby might need during hospital delivery and when we go home together for the first time. Now at 37th week, my hospital bag is all set. Take a peek on what are inside my hospital bag: DOCUMENTS In my…

My Firstborn and the BabyBump

Lovely baby photos. A few months back, I retrieved baby photos of my firstborn and saved it on my iPad. I always look on to these lovely photos whenever morning sickness strikes or I feel heavy and sluggish because of my 2nd pregnancy. This is not an easy pregnancy as I feel old and not…

Job Hunting in Singapore

Joseph, a seasoned art designer who runs his own design company in his home country, went to Singapore as tourist. He stayed in a friend’s house, actively went job hunting and got himself a job offer in less than a month. His employer arranged for his employment pass and he is still happily working with…

Update on Typhoon Haiyan

As you all know by now, the devastation brought by Super Typhoon Haiyan was felt throughout Southeast Asia and it was the Philippines, especially in the Visayas province, that was most affected. It is the deadliest typhoon in the country that was ever recorded. As of this writing, death toll rose to more than 6,000,…

SG Shopping Deals for Practical Moms

“Singapore is an expensive city!” That was the comment of my former Canadian boss after his short vacation here. Of course he was right, after all, he stayed for three nights at the Marina Bay Sands and only dined at the finest restaurants around Marina Bay, Orchard and Raffles area. Splurging from time to time…

Kopi, Teh or Me?

I had been in and out of Singapore in the recent years to visit my husband who works as an Events Designer. A few months back, my family decided to be together in just one home and in just one country. Many changes took place since the decision. I quit my five-year old job in…