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Candles that aren’t money-melting

By On Friday, 5 December 2014

I love burning scented candles. I love their flickering light; their smell. I use them when I bathe, I have one by my bed and my biggest luxury of all – I… Read More


The joy of 24 hour spas

By On Friday, 10 October 2014

When I first arrived here some five or so years ago, I naturally assumed that any spa offering round-the-clock services was probably to be avoided at all costs. It wasn’t until a… Read More


Neighbourhood Watch: The Bukit Batok Blow Dry

By On Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Eileen and I met when she ran a hair dressing salon at Ghim Moh; she did a roaring trade in very reasonable, beautifully executed blow dries. Cost Centre #1 (aka my oldest… Read More


Beauty: Charlotte Tilbury

By On Wednesday, 27 August 2014

British and fabulous, Charlotte Tilbury is a make-up artist extraordinaire with over 20 years of A-list experience. One of the most hotly anticipated beauty launches in recent years, there has been so much… Read More


Sponsored Post: SK-II & Your Skin’s Destiny

By On Friday, 8 August 2014

I have been ‘in a relationship’ with SK-II ever since my Mother-in-Law went to a school reunion here in Singapore, about five years ago now. The youngest looking person in the room… Read More


Changmoh Beauty: ThisWorks Perfect Legs

By On Wednesday, 19 March 2014

I was given this miracle tube by Bon Bon Girl who blogs over at I Love Bon Bons. She’s generally pretty good on her beauty recommendations and often buys things that I wouldn’t.… Read More


Organising My Life

By On Tuesday, 4 March 2014

I have a veneer of organisation. A thin one. Scratch the surface and it’s chaos. I am, however, feeling a new sense of empowerment having more or less tipped my house upside… Read More