Throwback to Your Secondary School Days Before the days of smartphones, iPads and ultra-thin laptops, teens back in the 90’s and early 2000’s must have been a boring bunch - or not. Sure, we had our Nokia 8250 that could survive a nuclear bomb, a discman that weighed the same as 10 iPods and a desktop at home that ran on internet which died every time the home phone rang. But we survived. Back when social media hadn’t yet encapsulated our lives, just being “seen” at malls with your friends elevated your social status by a mile, unlike the thousands...Last modified on
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About Liberty Hunt Back for a third consecutive year, Liberty Hunt 2014 promises more exciting clues, locations and attractive prizes! Yes, how does $60,000 sound? This year, Liberty Hunt has collaborated with the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) to create an exciting hunt around Singapore’s Greenmark Buildings. Liberty Hunt is an island wide treasure hunt organized by Liberty Insurance Singapore. This event was organised to instill healthier and more fulfilling day-to-day activities in Singapore. Furthermore, this year’s theme is aimed to promote a more clean and green environment. How Liberty Hunt Is Played Joining Liberty Hunt is simple!...Last modified on
The Most Beautiful Singapore Homes What do Tony Stark and Bruce Wayne have in common? Other than a kickass life fighting crime, they both own mansion(s) which they spend way too little time in! And although I thought such mansions existed only in fantasy, I was proven wrong when I found out these gorgeous homes exist right here in Singapore! In our previous posts, we covered the most beautiful HDB homes we could find. So if HDBs were already so dreamy, what would the landed properties look like? We explore the possibilities of dreaming big, of attaining the impossible, and of...Last modified on
About ME@OUE Perched at the very top of OUE Bayfront along bustling Collyer Quay, ME@OUE offers a breathtaking view of the Marina Bay area. ME@OUE offers a triumvirate of French, Japanese and Chinese cuisines, allowing diners to cross-match their meals, yet still managing to retain the authenticity of each cuisine. With a private lift up to the 19th floor, ME@OUE has its own private and elegant wine cellar, an outdoor patio for afterwork drinks and parties, as well as a 90-seat dining area for patrons to wine and dine in elegance. Collaboration with Newby Teas Newby Teas was...Last modified on
About Alkaff Mansion Alkaff Mansion Ristorante greets every visitor with a flight of stairs that leads you to the grandeur of a Tudor style mansion. Nestled atop a hill, it is surrounded by lush greeneries that will amplify your dining experience with tranquillity. It's so romantic that it made both our list of best wedding venues in Singapore and most romantic restaurants in Singapore. Newly-appointed Executive Chef, Simone Depalmas, is the man behind all the thoughtfully improvised dishes that embraces his Sardinian flair. You can expect loads of seafood with an adventurous mix of flavour pairings – a taste of culinary...Last modified on
About Heineken Cities Festival In a call out to all party lovers and nightlife revelers, Heineken takes you on an special round the world adventure in just one night. Heineken is bringing the experience of 6 major metropolitan cities from around the world through an epic street party right here in Singapore. As someone who enjoys the weekly drink, I am excited for this one of a kind opportunity to experience the different cultures of places from around the world in one night. The Cities of the World Party Expect exciting performances from samba drummers, break dancers and internationally...Last modified on
What Generation X Wants The Generation X (ages 34-54) consumer's habits have been tough to pin down. A generation at ease with the pre-Internet era yet comfortable in the Internet age, their habits are a blend of the old and new. The typical Gen X consumer is discerning, having been brought up by a generation that emphasised financial responsibility, yet has reached the stage of the life cycle where extravagant expenditure is both financially possible and is also supported by peer pressure. This leads to a tension between responsibility and luxury expenditure. With information garnered from a comprehensive Brand Alliance survey in...Last modified on
Dolce Gusto, Oblo Whether you're a student or a working adult, some mornings you pull yourself out of bed and all you want is a good cup of coffee. We all know the feeling - the need for a caffeine shot that will set the world right again, putting you in the right mindset for the rest of the day. The Nescafe Dolce Gusto Oblo is here to save your mornings. Far more convenient than your friendly neighbourhood barista, it dispenses a wide range of beverages both cold and hot, right from the comfort of your home. Dolce Gusto...Last modified on
About Manhattan Bar's Brunch First of all, I would like to emphasize there will be no Princess Cut offered at this brunch. And yes you should be a little bit agonized at this piece of news. But fret not! What I’m about to introduce to you will make cheer you back up pronto. TSL’s never done a complete brunch guide. But if there were one, the Manhattan Brunch - brunch with a punch - would definitely be in there. Here’s why. From the welcome drinks to the dessert spread, and every other decadent, delicious food offering in between, this is...
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Myths about blogging in Singapore Many things come to mind when you hear the word "blogger". I hear 2 pieces of criticism often: A blogger shouldn't be classified a blogger just because he/she owns a blog People consider themselves models because they pose in front of cameras, and photographers because they own DSLRs I'm not sure how people define "blogger" nowadays. I guess you are a blogger if you share content with your readers regularly and really DO own a blog - the only difference is whether you consider yourself a "celebrity blogger". Some people think that blogging is an...
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