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Ebola Halloween Fundraiser! & Mrs Expat Singapore!!

I cannot apologise enough for leaving you hanging, dear reader(s?) (hello Mummy!! Lolol, that’s still funny, isn’t it??). Since Don got back I have been quite busy because him being here means there has to be a meal on the table most nights, rather than me going out for dinner with the gals, or grabbing a quick poached chicken breast at home. 701 more words


Like a Tailorbird to Water

These Ashy Tailorbirds (Orthotomus ruficeps) perplexed me on a recent trip to Sungei Buloh. Rarely, if ever, do you see such small, sunbird-like warblers so close to the water: an earlier sighting that remains ambiguous in terms of identification on the same trip was, if, identified correctly, of one taking a bath in the mangrove water itself! 43 more words


Let The Darkness Prevail in Singapore

The best advice that a Singaporean gave me during my visit was: go to Marina Bay Sands for the best view of Singapore

Marina Bay Sands is first and foremost a hotel, featuring its signature rooftop pool. 121 more words


Weekend Happenings

Personal Post:

So much has happened over the weekend – Punggol adventure & my water baptism! Last Friday, a friend of mine and I decided to go look for the Lalang field in Punggol, we drove and walked around and we couldn’t find it and we somehow ended up in Punggol Waterway Park instead. 218 more words


Warong Pak Sapari, Singapore...utterly delicious mee soto

Adam Road Food Centre. Andrew Zimmern came here. The Vice President of America Joe Biden was here. Ventilation is poor and it does get stuffy. Parking is a problem. 153 more words

Food & Beverage

White-breasted Wader

White-breasted waterhens are the most common water bird I’ve seen in Singapore, apart from egrets. However, my varied sightings of them, in locations ranging from alongside the Green Corridor to in the middle of a cross country race (yeah, I bird while I run) having a calm stare-down with a White-crested Laughingthrush, have not involved any actual… 22 more words


goDésana Essential Oils Unboxing

I’ve heard of essential oils for a few years now. I have been intrigued by them for many reasons, but I want to learn more. So I’m going deeper – and I plan to share my experiences along the way :) 594 more words

Life Lessons