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Health & Fitness


Gong Xi, Gong Xi

By On Thursday, 19 February 2015

WISHING YOU A HAPPY, HEALTHY & PROSPEROUS YEAR OF THE GOAT! Click on the link below to play an awesome CNY game of lo hei (for those not living in Sing, lo hei is… Read More


Detox your hair

By On Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Just when you thought there couldn’t be another type of detox. Here it is. The next healthy living project, staring you in the face. As my regular readers will know, I am… Read More


Sun protection isn’t just suncream

By On Sunday, 1 February 2015

I am very proud to be supporting my friend Fiona Argyle in her quest to save our skins. Global Babe was born in Singapore by formally launched a year ago from her little stall… Read More


Floatation therapy and why you should try it

By On Tuesday, 13 January 2015

I have always wondered what it would be like inside a floatation tank. The very fact that one hour’s float is the equivalent to four hours’ deep sleep is enough to appeal to almost everyone I… Read More

Food & Drink

Dehydrated veg and exploding suitcases

By On Thursday, 18 December 2014

I’ve just arrived in Blighty for the Christmas hols. The last week or so was a blur of packing, provisions and purchases. The Provisions Bit: We are good friends with our immediate… Read More


Food for Thought

By On Wednesday, 3 December 2014

I love this little café; this independent that bravely stands its ground, surrounded by an ever increasing sea of shiny, glass high-rises and coffee shop chains. I also love the building but… Read More

Day Trips

Somewhere in Seminyak

By On Tuesday, 18 November 2014

I’m in Bali with family and friends for a sneaky week away. We’re staying in a lovely villa that I’d recommend in a heartbeat, opposite a paddy field (below) and about ten… Read More