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Chasing cherry blossom

By On Thursday, 16 April 2015

We have just got back from a trip to Japan, the main purpose of which was skiing in Niseko. Being a Type A personality though, I wanted to squeeze as much as… Read More

Brit Stuff

A day at the races: Cheltenham Festival 2015

By On Thursday, 19 March 2015

If there was ever an antidote to Singapore city living and tropical heat, this is probably it. Cheltenham Festival is not a music festival or a weekend of jazz; nope, The Festival is… Read More

Food & Drink

Nille’s famous mustard & dill sauce

By On Thursday, 12 March 2015

After a stroll to the water’s edge, just as the sun was sinking yesterday evening, we turned for home and made dinner. Without further a-do, here is the recipe for a traditional Swedish… Read More

Food & Drink

Sweden: sky, supermarkets and sandy beaches

By On Wednesday, 11 March 2015

I am writing this post from a windswept but beautiful coastal town of Simrishamn in Sweden. It feels like a deliciously random place to be and is surprisingly beautiful, even this early in… 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

Day Trips

Changmoh Stays: LLoyd’s Inn

By On Wednesday, 28 January 2015

Its not often I am asked on a staycation by anyone other than Mr Changmoh, (and even that’s a rarity) so when Lloyd’s Inn asked me to come and road test their sleek, chic… Read More