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Some folks claim that Frito pie was invented at the Woolworth’s dime store on the Plaza in Santa Fe. The claim is disputed by other pretenders to the throne, and there is no reliable provenance that establishes the claims of anyone. 327 more words


Sounds // Seen: Cherry Jungle x Five and Dime

Yes. Yes I am obsessed with the art that Cherry Jungle puts out. Remember when we premiered their video for The Ribbons and The Wrappings last September during our Paris stint (le sigh) … well they are back with another video. 46 more words


Bars, bars, bars...

Okay guys, here it is finally. My round-up of the new bars in the city recently.

Slim Daveys

A neighbourhood saloon which is a mix of wild west, nana’s lounge and a kitschy American diner. 718 more words


Button and the Bandit-Five and Dime

Button and the Bandit are a self-proclaimed bothersome band from Birmingham, Alabama (already this post has enough alliteration to excite any self-respecting English teacher or children’s poet!). 423 more words

Snippets: 9 restaurants which have closed in Singapore in the past 6 months | From Catalunya to 20F Specialty Coffeehouse

Half of 2016 has passed. It hasn’t been a very exciting year for F&B in Singapore, with not many notable new openings but many closures instead. 762 more words


[Food Review] Returning to Five and Dime

I write this post bearing sad news… Five and Dime would be closing down after 29 April 2016… do head down to try some of their popular dishes before they close down! 215 more words

Japanese Restaurant

Great company, average brunch at Five & Dime, Singapore

It was an early start on this particular Saturday as training continues. After 3 hours in the saddle & a hot run around the beautiful Botanic Gardens I was looking forward to my  2pm brunch. 405 more words