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Thriving during this “circuit breaker” period
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Thriving during this “circuit breaker” period

Unlike a lot of people who have been going stir-crazy during this period of self-isolation, I am actually quite happy! Here are some reasons why: I don’t have to give excuses as to why I don’t want to go out I don’t have to mull over what to wear to go out…especially on days where...

Ode to mum with colour
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Ode to mum with colour

While we’re stuck at home during this period and we definitely can order a nice meal for Mother’s Day, what about gifts? Why not surprise mum by colouring some charming templates by renowned Spanish artist Eva Armisen and give it to mother dearest? Ode To Art gallery has collaborated with BMW, OLA Executive Condominium and...

Queens of Asia Comedy 2020
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Queens of Asia Comedy 2020

Singapore will open its curtains to stage the first-ever Queens of Asia Comedy Special featuring an all-star female lineup of comedians in a stand-up showcase on Saturday, 21st of March, at Coyote Ugly Saloon, Clarke Quay. The Queens of Asia Comedy Special will star Japanese comedian and Youtube sensation Yumi Nagashima, top Indian comedian Aditi...

2020 New Year Resolutions
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2020 New Year Resolutions

It’s that time of the year again. We all know that we often make the same resolutions and often times, we get all fired up in January and then start losing momentum once February and March approaches. That’s life. So…I shall be hilarious and make my first resolution to be… To have the momentum to...

My Dilemma Over The Wellness Insider
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My Dilemma Over The Wellness Insider

As many of you already know, I founded The Wellness Insider 3 years ago and I now have a dilemma. To close it down or not. After reading this post by Mumbrella’s content director on why they’re closing Mumbrella Asia, the points he made really hit home. Firstly, let’s be practical. The Wellness Insider is...

Little Acts Multiplied by Millions Build a City of Good
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Little Acts Multiplied by Millions Build a City of Good

From 1 to 7 December 2019, the national giving movement Giving Week returns for its fifth annual edition with carnivals, exclusive promotions and activities set to take place across the island. Initiated by the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC), Giving Week aspires to celebrate Singapore’s caring spirit and encourage brands, non-profits organisations (NPOs) and people to share their...

My 2019 Birthday Wishlist
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My 2019 Birthday Wishlist

It’s October and my birthday month! As usual, I come up with a wish list annually and this year, the items are mainly things that I’d like/need for my new flat. Yes, Melissa is now a homeowner. 😀 Pink bowls from IKEA (set of 6) Hotpot set (induction one and not the gas burner type...

Long weekend in Ho Chi Minh City
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Long weekend in Ho Chi Minh City

Over the National Day long weekend, my friends and I went to Ho Chi Minh City for a short getaway. We planned months ahead, which was why we managed to get relatively cheaper air tickets but it was already a bit high considering that it was peak period. It’s not my first time to Vietnam...