My lovely wife had our helper queue up to get me some Krispy Kreme original  glazed, the best doughnuts in the world!   PS I did have to pay for them they were not free!


PM Lee comes to the Canal Park

The PM came down to our local park for a community garden party, so we thought we'd go along to say hi. We'd seen the advertising that MP Lee would be coming down to the canal park (check out my parks of Singapore post about the name) but we really didn't know what to expect.... Continue Reading →

Sharing Our Cultures – Hari Raya Haji

As you will be aware next Tuesday is a public holiday in Singapore for Hari Raya Haji but you might not be aware what it is all about. I sat down with a friend to have a chat about what this day means to him and how he'll be celebrating. Hari Raya Haji is the Malaysian and Indonesian name for Eid al-Adha or the Festival of... Continue Reading →

Friday Digest – Long Haul Flights

Currently we are planning our end of year trip home, so this week I'll touch on tips for dealing with that long haul flight. The Airport My friend, who writes the blog Journeys of the Fabulist, has a good post about how to get through the airport with little ones. Our approach is to get there early... Continue Reading →

Eat Play Love

Eat Play Love is a craft cafe near Arab street serving Thai and Western food. Intrigued? We were and popped down there at the weekend with the little ones. Where is it? Getting there's fairly easy, jump on the green line and get off at either Lavender or Bugis. Yup you have spotted it, there... Continue Reading →

Friday Digest – A Singapore Household

This week I touch on the less obvious things about living in a house in Singapore. Maids We have just got a new live in maid after a year long break.  There are the obvious things like making sure you have the maids' room kitted out.  What you forget is that you need an extra 20% clothes storage... Continue Reading →

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