4 August 2015, 2:57 PM
Running events are always a hit in Singapore – be it themed races or running for a good cause. Here’s the lowdown on three upcoming running events that you won’t want to miss! 1. Light Up Your Life Run This event promises to be fun for both you and your furry friends! The first of its […]
4 August 2015, 11:00 AM
… and they are all available right here, in one place! By Tan Lili What is your all-time favourite cuisine? For me, it’s, hands down, Japanese. Thanks to the island country’s geography and deep cultural roots, Japanese cuisine is renowned for its regional specialties created using time-honoured recipes and high-quality local ...
4 August 2015, 10:05 AM
No, that is not a trick question. Vanessa Tai recently attended a watch-making and chocolate-making workshop at 2AM:dessertbar, organised by Claude Bernard. Here’s a peek at what went on. The answer to the question in the header is simple: Switzerland. Artisanal watch-making and gourmet chocolate-making are two of Switzerland’s ...
3 August 2015, 11:13 AM
CRIB is Singapore’s first business and lifestyle incubator targeted at women. Started by Tjin Lee (standing, right), Dr. Elaine Kim, Marilyn Lum and Li Mei Chee, CRIB aims to empower and encourage women to create successful, responsible and innovative businesses through its proprietary ABC Entrepreneur Profile matching ...
1 August 2015, 4:22 PM
Tired of SG50 and the Golden Jubilee already? Local filmmakers share with us their unique perspectives on what makes us uniquely Singaporean. This National Day, even as we pore through our fun packs and sing along to “Home”, it’s worthwhile thinking, “What ties you to Singapore?” While there are people ...
31 July 2015, 11:54 AM
Coach’s latest Fall/Winter collection brings together traditional cult classics, made modern with the luxury of leather and fleeces. This season, American originals become reinvented in a collection that juxtaposes silk biker bandanas with the tough grit of black leather. The shearling that features strongly in the collection ...
30 July 2015, 3:29 PM
While it may be morbid to think about cancer and dying, our resident money expert Ten Hui Yu says it’s something you need to plan for ASAP. According to Ministry of Health, 1 in 3 Singaporeans dies from cancer, and 14 people die from cancer everyday, with breast cancer being the number one cause of cancer death […]
30 July 2015, 2:57 PM
Fans of Japanese fashion rejoice! Uniqlo brings their yukata collection to Singapore, and we couldn’t be more excited. This cool and comfortable garment is part of summer fashion in Japan, which is perfect for the year-long summers we have in Singapore. The UNIQLO Yukata collection features design inspiration from artists ...
29 July 2015, 10:27 AM
You may have heard of kombucha and its many purported health benefits. But what about junboocha (say “joon-boo-cha”)? Are the two the same? How are they different? Deborah Tan recently picked up the hobby of brewing her own jun and wonders if this is a health trend now waiting to explode. First, a bit about kombucha. […]
28 July 2015, 2:52 PM
It is only Tuesday, but we are already looking forward to the weekend, and to this upcoming carnival! Mega Balik Kampung (or “going home” in Malay) is a two-day event to celebrate Singapore’s Golden Jubilee. Organised by Ground-Up Initiative (GUI), it aims to encourage Singaporeans to envision the society they would ...
28 July 2015, 11:34 AM
Instead of the usual brunch or shopping sessions, why not rope in your best girlfriends for a pampering hair treat? By Vanessa Tai As much as I love my guy friends, there’s something special about my friendships with women. We can gab about anything and everything; we intuitively know what the other is thinking or […]
27 July 2015, 10:36 AM
[Brought to you by Volkswagen] Have a great business idea you are dying to share with the world? Or, curious about what it takes to be an entrepreneur? Not before you read these lessons we gleaned from “Entrepreneurship Made Easy”, a workshop organised by the good people of Volkswagen. By Tan Lili We have all […]