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Bellywellyjelly answers your questions   In this highly anticipated episode, Christabel answers all your questions. She shared how she keeps up with her busy schedule and even the question: who she would choose to save if her boyfriend AND her mom fell into the sea? This is not the end...
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About The Learning Lab   With the recent debate about the merits of tuition and whether it really leads to significant gains, it is imperative that parents choose a tutorial service provider that goes beyond the paper chase. Qualities such as self-control, resilience, grit and determination are equally important in preparing...
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A Taste Of Singapura   I’m not very confident with picking crabs apart. It’s one of those skills that Singaporean men are widely expected to know by heart, along with driving and compactly compressing things into ziploc bags. It’s also a skill that takes years of practice to perfect. But speaking...
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Winter Wonderlands In Asia   Source Sleigh bells are ringing, snow is glistening, and everywhere you look there’s a beautiful sight! It’s time to escape the godforsaken weather and head to an exhilarating Winter Wonderland. The best part is, you don’t have to travel too far from home nor burn a...
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Oldies But Goodies   Do you remember catching spiders, playing catching, or Pepsi Cola 1-2-3? These were things we all did before we had even heard about Pikachu, when we had nothing more than our wits and imagination to occupy our time.  For this episode of Singaporeans Try, the good people...
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The Defense Of The Ancients   Watch out for that boomer bile... I mean meat hook. Source I’ve played DotA (Defense of the Ancients) since 2004, when it was run on Battle.Net and later Garena. The game has changed significantly since then, and the game engine has been completely overhauled, but at...
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Klang Valley steamboat frenzy   Coming from Malaysia, you would be more than acclimated to the two seasons we have to offer: blisteringly hot or exceptionally wet (picture heavy downpours on a daily basis). When the weather is extremely hot and humid, we can only think about having cold showers and...
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Consumer Confidence in Singapore   Singaporean consumers are spoilt for choice. The perfect counterpoint between East and West, we get the best of both worlds. Literally. We love our Western television series, but go shopping at Japan's Best Denki. And after that, we go home to our homes developed by local...
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About Cairns   Source If you were to ask me what there was to do in Cairns, Queensland a month ago, I would have sheepishly said "Errr.. Great Barrier Reef?", while finding a hole to hide in, hoping my answer somehow satisfied you. That was sadly the extent of my knowledge...
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What I wore to Europe    In this latest episode of PrettySmart, find out about some of the outfits I wore during my recent trip to Europe. If you're heading overseas soon, you might find some outfit inspiration in the video below!  Stay till the end of the video for a...
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Welcome To Quirky Singapore   Source You’ve seen our guide to 50 weird things every visitor to Singapore must do, eat and see, so why not take it up a notch and explore the really niche and bizarre cultural enclaves on our island? If you’re the inquisitive tourist searching for something...
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What's A Small Victory?   Source  As young school kids, we took what we could, and cherished the smallest of wins.  We didn’t have to get top in the class. We didn’t have to be first across the finish line at the NAPFA tests. But we made sure that even when...
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What does Home mean to you?   Our island home is turning 50 this year. To mark this momentous occasion, the TSLTV Team decided to do something special - we spent days roaming the streets of Singapore in search of 100 faces. Armed with our tripods, recording devices and  DSLRs under the scorching July...
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Overseas Community Involvement Projects   "There are two types of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better." - Marlo Thomas Many of us have gone on OCIPs, or overseas community involvement programmes, when we were in school. Many of us go...
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How Well Do We REALLY Know Singapore?   August is fast approaching and do you know what that means? SG50 celebrations will be in full-swing and Singaporeans everywhere will be decked in red and white and singing Majulah Singapura proudly. But besides knowing that Singapore is turning 50 this year, how...
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Beginner's Guide to Taiwan   Taiwan - the land of night markets, street food, Chinese culture, and drama series with 139762 episodes. My friend and I visited Taiwan recently, and even though the summer heat could easily rival that of Singapore, we enjoyed ourselves tremendously.  If you’ve never been to Taiwan...
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Underrated Culinary Delights   Tian Tian Chicken Rice, Lao Ban Tau Huay, Punggol Nasi Lemak and Katong Laksa. These are a few of my favourite things. As a local, there's nothing like coming back to these dishes after having spent time abroad. And for tourists stopping over for a couple of...
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We Want To Be Forever Young   Being young is amazing and life should be celebrated no matter how old you are. When you’re young, you possess so much more energy, vigour, and drive - that’s what makes life so exciting. While being young is wonderful anywhere, really, it’s so much...
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Finding Our Inner Zen At Ubin Day 2015   The weather couldn’t have been worse - the rain was pouring and the wind was howling. But it didn’t stop the masses of people from jumping on a bumboat headed to Pulau Ubin for Ubin Day 2015. And it certainly didn’t put...
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About Punggol   People may laugh at Punggol residents for living in ulu land, but here’s what they’re actually missing out on - waterfront housing. Imagine coming home after a long day, taking a walk downstairs, and basking in the sunset by the waters… It may sound like a scene right...
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