Singapore’s Chinatown Area

Today's post is a biggie!  It is a fantastic walk around the Chinatown area.  I say 'Chinatown' but quite honestly it stretches further than actual Chinatown and takes in some of my favourite little neighbourhoods like Duxton Hill and Keong Said Road along the way - so 'Chinatown' is a bit of a generalisation. This is a [...]

May 30th, 2016|Favourite Places|

Style Guide: Guest Room Makeover

In today's Style Guide I'm showing you how to tackle a guest room makeover to create maximum impact in minimal time. Look at what is already in the room A makeover is about working with what you already own so as a starting point look at the furniture and bedding that exists and unless it is really super [...]

May 23rd, 2016|Home & Decor|

Frozen Goodness on a Stick

In Southern climes everyone is gearing up for winter - elsewhere Spring has sprung and summer is on it's way...here in Singapore the predictability of the weather continues - sunny mornings, rainy afternoons and inescapable heat and humidity.  There are no variations in the length of our days and very little in the way of [...]

May 16th, 2016|Food, Food & Entertaining|

Floweret Co

This post is a two for one deal.  Firstly, I share with you a fantastic new business based in Singapore which I love - and secondly, I show you how to deconstruct a bunch of flowers to get maximum bang for your buck (you will have to read to the end to see if I [...]

May 7th, 2016|Home & Decor|

Singapore Milestones

Earlier this week I posted an article on a fabulous Singapore business called The Babyholic.  I adore all of their products but one item in particular really caught my eye - their beautifully designed Singapore milestone moments cards, expertly printed and illustrated by The Fingerprint Letterpress. The milestone cards are designed with babies in mind - [...]

May 3rd, 2016|Home & Decor|

The Babyholic

There are some businesses that you stumble across and wonder just how it is that you haven't heard of them before.  The Babyholic is one such business.  As soon as I discovered them (through Instagram) I was smitten.  I was immediately drawn to the stylish monochromatic design of their products and after learning more about [...]

May 1st, 2016|Home & Decor|