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#91. Little Birds that Make me Feel Connected to Nature

Just watching the little brown and black birds hop about everywhere in Singapore allow me to feel connected to nature even within the country that is mostly city. That’s a reason for me to regain my serenity and number 91 … Continue reading

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Best Places for Coffee in Singapore?

I hope you’ll check out my latest post at White as Milk. I thought it would be a great time to share my list of favourite coffee joints in Singapore. I am such a coffee addict. It’s either a really … Continue reading

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6 Reasons Why I Write Under a Pseudonym & One Problem with That

I often feel I have to explain why I write under a pseudonym so here goes: When I first wrote using a moniker, I labelled myself as an anonymous writer.  Only recently did I discover that there was a more … Continue reading

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10 Overused Expressions that Annoy Me (including Singlish ones)

I know I can be repetitive myself but here are some phrases, especially used in a business context, that really annoy me: 1. Having said that… 2. Cross the T’s and dot the i’s 3. World Class 4. As per … Continue reading

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41 Things: My Mood Boosting Been There Done That Bucket List

I decided to write a post that makes me feel good. Let me start from the beginning. I was thinking of bucket lists today. If I had unlimited time money and resources, right now, the thing I most want would … Continue reading

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My 10 Tips for Being the Perfect Boss

I felt inspired to write this post. It’s the kind of post I love writing. My dream would be for as many employers as possible to read this and if it makes just one employee’s life happier I would be … Continue reading

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#90. Being Able to Brush my Teeth with Water Straight Out of the Tap

In Delhi I had to use bottled water and the one time I accidentally tasted the tap water it was like drinking salty stuff and I was worried about Delhi belly. Now I have a new found appreciation for Singapore’s … Continue reading

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How Delhi & Agra Changed Me (& 10 Things I Appreciate About Singapore)

To be honest I wasn’t looking forward to the trip as I hate flying and I had just read about the flight cancellation causing fog and dangerous pollutions levels in Delhi. But the troop really wanted to see the Taj. … Continue reading

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Mid-Life: 10 Things about Me that have Changed As I Get Older

Just another personal post that I need to write today on 12.1.12. One of those days when my blog becomes my diary. 1. I like being a hermit. I don’t have a need to be popular and solo can be … Continue reading

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10 Things I am Excited to Do in 2012

Just an evolving list off the top of my head since it’s January 1st and I’m feeling positive and energized. 1. Read more good books and relish every word 2. Watch more excellent movies (the last 2 movies I watched … Continue reading

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