Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bridal Mask Korean Drama

With the current political tension that Japan has with many of its neighbours, this drama cast a grim reminder of the brutality of the Japanese prior to end of WWII. The 28 episode drama ended its run in Singapore on … Continue reading

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Hope Springs – Movie Review

My walking partner pulled her husband to this movie and was surprised that he enjoyed it. She was vague about the story line and wanted me to bring Mike to watch it. I knew it was about empty nesters and … Continue reading

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The Trash of Society and One Hero

I live in a beautiful neighbourhood – 166 units of three-storey houses built neatly on a hill, with burgundy coloured roofs. I try to keep my estate clean by sweeping the road up to two doors away on both sides, clearing … Continue reading

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How to Meditate with Pema Chödrön – A review

This audio was recommended by Oprah magazine, especially for beginners. I purchased the audio download for US$20 from and faithfully sat on my mat every night to go through the lessons. (Total 5 hours 52 mins.) This audio recording … Continue reading

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The Outrage – Movie Review

This movie is shown as part of the Buddhist Film Festival 2012. The film festival caught my attention when I attended a talk recently at the KMSPKS recently. I did not have a partner to attend the movies with and thus did … Continue reading

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The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor

Believe it or not, this book is based on a Happiness course taught at the Harvard University. Targeted primarily for business and companies, I found it exceptionally useful as well. This book was listed in my ‘Books to read’ list … Continue reading

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犀利人妻最終回The Fierce Wife Final Episode- Movie Review

Even though the reviews in the papers were bad, how could I not watch this movie, especially since it’s touted as the last episode. My curiosity was piqued by the question of who An Zhen will eventually pick, ex-husband Rui … Continue reading

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