My Retro find at Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market

A month ago, I shared a photo on my Instagram, my retro find at Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market. I asked my followers/readers to make a guess which whisky flask bottle did I purchase? Today I am going to reveal the answer! My choice is this glass hip flask in leather case! Being a heritage, vintage and retro enthusiast/supporter myself, I always love flea markets and the regular retro flea market that I always visit is the Katong Square Lifestyle & Vintage Market by Vintage Flea Market by the Retro Factory! If you love arts, craft and lifestyle products, …

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QUAN FA (a farm to table) mookata

This very delicious food tasting journey to QUAN FA (a farm to table) mookata began with just a simple conversation during an evening tour to visit the Singapore Philatelic Museum. There is a new food place for us to visit for a food tasting session! Alright, the rest of the folks replied, for those who were able to attend. One week later, we made our appearance at Jurong East Street 31, visiting QUAN FA mookata. Personally, this was also my first time eating a mookata meal! While we were hungry with a grumbling stomach, we had to wait eagerly to …

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Singapore Night Festival 2018 (17-25 Aug)

The Singapore Night Festival 2018, in its 11th edition since her maiden debut in 2008, an event that I have consistently visited all 11  editions till date (check out my Flickr collection – Singapore Night Festival). Singapore Night Festival 2018 took place from 17th to 25th August 2018 at the Bras Basah Bugis precinct. I visited Singapore Night Festival 2018 over a period of 4 nights, looking at the various Night Lights artworks on display and performances by different arts troupe. The style and direction for Singapore Night Festival 2018 had changed, there wasn’t a big international performance act to anchor the Singapore …

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World Press Photo 2018 – Singapore Exhibition

The “Oscars of Photojournalism”, the World Press Photo (WPP) Exhibition is back in Singapore! Presented by The Straits Times, the World Press Photo (WPP) Exhibition 2018 features 161 prize-winning photographs that captured some of the most powerful, mind blowing and eye opener images around the world! The World Press Photo 2018 – Singapore Exhibition was officially launched on 5th October 2018 by Ms Chang Hwee Nee, CEO of the National Heritage Board at the National Museum of Singapore. Looking back, I can still remember visiting and covering World Press Photo Exhibitions in Singapore starting from World Press Photo 2013 – Singapore …

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Enter into The Little Prince In The Dark Collection

The Little Prince has been in Singapore for the past few months at the Singapore Philatelic Museum since June 2018. I had the opportunity to visit this exhibition during a media preview and I had a fun time there! This wonderful exhibition brings the young and old into another world through their stories and adventures. At the Little Prince exhibition, visitors would not be able to touch most of the artworks and artefacts on display inside this exhibition! Now, they can, when visitors enter into The Little Prince In The Dark Collection! There are six sculptures inside this special dark collection …

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Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2018

Today, on the 24th September 2018, is Mid-Autumn Festival, first and foremost, I would like to wish all my readers 中秋节快乐,Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Over the weekend, Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall (SYSNMH) organised Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2018 with many fun activities and events on 22nd and 23rd September 2018!   Mid-Autumn Festival is one of my favourite festivals, with the colourful lanterns and getting an opportunity to taste different mooncakes (although I don’t really eat a lot!) with Chinese tea, catching up with family, relatives and friends. At the Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival, we can see extended families coming down together …

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Food Tasting at Club Meatballs

Meatballs fans, there is now a place for you to visit, introducing Club Meatballs at China Square Central! I went for a food tasting at Club Meatballs recently and I was able to taste the different cuisines being offered at Club Meatballs. Club Meatballs, a restaurant, café and bar, all together in one cosy space, is helmed by Chef La Mei Mei from New York. This pretty millennial chef is of Vietnamese and Malaysian descent, grew up helping out at her family’s Japanese restaurant and working in cafes in New Jersey. After Chef La Mei Mei graduated from The Institute …

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Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2018 is back!

The Mid-Autumn Festival 2018 is back to Chinatown in Singapore, starting on Saturday 8th September 2018 with its official street light-up and opening ceremony! A month of great fun, activities and celebrations would then take place in the Chinatown district, welcoming visitors, Singaporeans and tourists of all ages to come down, soak in this festive season, enjoy and have great fun, a perfect time to learn more about Chinese traditions and heritage and to encourage more people especially the youth to learn more about them too! Earlier in the week, I went for the media preview session organised by Kreta Ayer …

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Food and Whisky Photography Projects

Putting 2 of my favourite things together, delicious food and whisky, giving me opportunities to explore food photography, whisky photography and a combination of both food and whisky together. At a recent food and whisky gathering with fellow foodies, Chef Keith Crackling Roast and Chef Jude, it was pretty much long overdue since our last food and whisky gathering at Chef Keith Crackling Roast cosy residence. We had a wonderful food and whisky gathering at Chef Keith’s home, with some superb delicious and crackling roast pork, trademark of Keith Crackling Roast, along with char siew meat seasoned by Chef Jude …

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Last 2 nights (24 & 25 Aug) to catch SG Night Festival 2018 !

This would be the last 2 nights to catch the 11thedition of the Singapore Night Festival 2018! I went last weekend on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th August 2018, covering most of the Night Lights artworks installation. I returned back on Thursday 23rd August to cover the performances! Do check out the photographs that I published on my Instagram account! I would upload more photographs once the Singapore Night Festival 2018 is over into my Singapore Night Festival Flickr collection! For this Singapore Night Festival 2018, I would just like to highlight some of the Night Lights artworks installations that caught my attention! …

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