Monthly Archives: July 2012

Re-acquaint


These past months have been surreal for me. Suddenly, I am re-acquainted with people whom I have not seen for decades. Thanks to the internet, locating a lost acquaintance is much easier now than pre-internet era. Getting re-acquainted with someone whom you … Continue reading

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Hysteria – Movie Review


Bee has been travelling almost every week we haven’t had time to meet lately. Lunch on Thursday was a quick one and so we decided to catch a movie on Friday night. Aaron had NCC until 10.30pm, and visiting sister … Continue reading

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Annie The Musical @ MBS


It’s getting more and more difficult to shop for my growing niece, Nat. She has outgrown Barbies and Princesses, and I am sure she would have preferred electronics, something I abhor seeing on a pre-teen. So this year, I decided … Continue reading

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Lao Jiu, The Musical 《老九》音乐剧


By the time I read the review in the Straits’ Times on Monday, most of the tickets on the two weekends were sold out. Although I had intended to bring Aaron along, the weekdays were impossible for his schedule. Who … Continue reading

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30th Drama Anniversary – Our Theme Song Concert 戏剧情牵30-我们主题曲演唱会


Last Sunday was probably the most eventful day that I can recall. I had woken up at 5am for the 5km Shape Run I was participating in with a few girlfriends, thinking I could probably run, come home have a nap … Continue reading

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Opportunities for our children


In a recent article titled The Opportunity Gap, David Brooks commented on how inequalities in opportunity among children will result in a divided country. What kind of opportunity? Parental time investment in children, especially in the first three years of a child’s … Continue reading

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On my runs for Durians!


Along Ulu Pandan Park Connector (PCN) where I jog at least twice weekly, there is a lone durian tree standing where the KTM rail track used to be. It bore fruit last year but there is no sighting of any fruits this … Continue reading

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