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Food & Drink

My book! A Helping Hand: Delicious Recipes in English & Tagalog by Frog Michaels

By On Tuesday, 19 April 2016

That massive project I have been banging on about since last year? Well, that will be my cookbook! FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+E-mail… Read More

Vintage oak filing draws
Brit Stuff

Bargain Hunt

By On Monday, 18 April 2016

I loved watching the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow as a child. Probably, initially, because it was on my permitted list of TV shows (that extended – worryingly enough – to include Jim’ll Fix It… Read More

Cecilia Westberry
Beauty

Holland HDB beauty haven

By On Tuesday, 15 March 2016

“Hello, Cecilia Westberry”, said a clipped English accent. I pulled the telephone away from my ear momentarily and double checked what country code I had entered. Yes, +65. Welcome to the beauty… Read More

New Year, New York
Beauty

First footing

By On Thursday, 7 January 2016

Happy 2016 everyone! I found myself reaching for the hand cream (OK, and the wine) quite a lot over Christmas and New Year. Having been in England for a while, my hands… Read More

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Health & Fitness

Curbing the croissants

By On Monday, 28 September 2015

Looking good in a swimming costume has been an uphill struggle since returning from France where I kept the local boulangerie afloat financially through my croissant consumption. I did, however, manage to do… Read More

Smoggy Singapore
Brit Stuff

Hazy days and rocking a face mask

By On Monday, 21 September 2015

First off, what has been enveloping us here in Singapore shouldn’t be called haze. That makes it sound too friendly and unapologetic. How about smog? After all, that’s what this looks like (above).… Read More

Bioderma Eau de soin SPF30 face spray is a French hero product
Beauty

French pharmacy joy

By On Thursday, 23 July 2015

I am easily pleased when I am in France. The inaugural trip to the supermarket even elicits squeals of excitement: there is just something about mountains of fresh, local produce, espadrilles that only cost… Read More