Category Life in Singapore

Princess Trail To Catch Will and Kate


It all started with this conversation. Me: Do you know there is a prince and princess in town? My 5-year-old munchkin: Really? Is the princess pretty? Me: Very. Munchkin: Is she smart? Me: Very. Munchkin: Is she real? Me: Yes. Munchkin: Can I go see her now? I thought for a moment. Why NOT? Let’s be a […]

British Royalties Prince William and Duchess Kate in Singapore

A Royal Date With Will and Kate


Hear ye! Hear ye! British Royalties Prince William and Duchess Kate are here in Singapore!  Prince William and his wife, the Duchess Kate, will spend eight days touring the Asia Pacific region as part of the Diamond Jubilee World Tour to celebrate the Queen’s 60-year reign. The first stop for the royal couple is Singapore […]

Goodman Arts Centre 2nd Open House 2012

Art Comes Alive – Goodman Arts Centre & Night Festival


Bring your family, kids and friends and MAKE this weekend all about the ARTS at the Goodman Arts Centre and Singapore Night Festival!! Enjoy FREE admission to all programmes, participate in the complementary workshop trials, soak in the stimulating art performances, and revel in the carnival atmosphere and night activities. Goodman Arts Centre 2nd Open […]

Dr. Seuss Play for Children

The Cat in the Hat


  Catch the Asian première of Dr. Seuss’ most famous character The Cat In The Hat in Singapore this fall. The Little Company (TLC), a division of home-grown theatre company Singapore Repertory Theatre (SRT), is pleased to introduce this all-time favourite children’s tale as a witty play written by the Britain’s National Theatre, to the Singapore audience. Every Dr. Seuss’s story is […]

Singapore Minister Mentor Lee Kwan Yew

Lee Kwan Yew Is NOT Dead


And the man is still very much alive and well!   Minister Mentor Lee Kwan Yew walked into the National Day Parade stadium to a roar of applause from his fans and loyal followers. Rumours that he was ill and may be dead were instantly squashed. Good to know that the mind behind our nation is […]

Minister Mentor Singapore

Lee Kwan Yew Is Dead?


Hey! Did you hear the news? Lee Kwan Yew (LKY) is dead! WHAT?! In the past couple of weeks, rumours of our eminent leader’s death have been rife in the Singapore social media and in the heartlands.  But are these rumours real? Whoever started such rumours (PAP? opposition parties?) and for whatever reasons (to jazz […]

Olympic 2012 London

Getting The Olympic Spirit


I’m not a huge sports fan, but since the Summer Olympics 2012 (27 July to 12 August) is in session, why not get in on the action. On Wednesday, 1 August, we were lucky enough to catch the Singapore vs Japan Olympics Bronze Medal game for the Women’s Singles Table Tennis on TV channel 5.  And […]

Annie The Musical at Marina Bay Sands Theatre

The Luckiest Girl In The World


“Mummy! Mummy!” a young Molly cried out in fear, tossing and turning in her bed.  She was shushed by the older girls in the dormitory, but could not be comforted. She quieted down only when a little redhead girl walked in. YES! This is the opening scene of Annie The Musical.  And the girl playing Molly was […]