Category Archives: Singapore

Cali Rochester – Restaurant Tabao Meals


Among the feed on Instagram and Facebook are the many posts of tempting food offers from restaurants in Singapore I have never heard of and probably would never go for reasons of distance, price or obscurity. Thanks to the current … Continue reading

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Staying active during #circuitbreaker2020SG


I started 2020 with a goal to be able to kick up into a handstand in the middle of a room and balance for 10 secs. This was a goal which was brought forward from 2018, then 2019 and the … Continue reading

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Counting Days #circuitbreaker2020SG


My friend from Holland, Gabby, was supposed to visit me on April 3 and we were looking forward to having a reunion after getting to know each other and bonding closely on a retreat in Morocco. In February, she sent … Continue reading

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Where to Go from Here by James E Birren and Linda Feldman


I read this book to prepare for the GAB workshop I am co-facilitating in September at Bishan Library. James Birren started the Guided Autobiography (GAB) programme in the US. I attended the session organised by this library two years ago … Continue reading

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Sum Kee Jurong


We have been to the main branch at Yeo’s Building but I don’t have any impression on the food, only that we sat outside and it wasn’t very comfortable. This branch is much better, a much larger air-conditioned venue with … Continue reading

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One – The Anthology, Edited by Robert Yeo


Published in 2012 by Marshall Cavendish, I was given this book at a fair in SMU, a perfect reference to what publishers want for my own collection of short stories. Edited by Robert Yeo, this collection features prominent Singapore writers, … Continue reading

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Thai Chang Noi Tze char @Clementi Blk 328


To me, if you’ve a big family, it’s best give Thai food a miss in Singapore, as the portion is small and price expensive. However, in recent years, Thai tze char restaurants have sprouted out in my neighbourhood in Clementi … Continue reading

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