What is better than a private villa? A private villa with a pool. On a short getaway with the girlfriends, we booked a villa at Sandi Kala Villas, which is located at the end of Seminyak, Bali. It is a little isolated and you have to get a cab everywhere, but the villa itself and…… Continue reading Why Stay in a Private Villa in Bali?
Cendol is one of the most often eaten local dessert in Singapore. It’s a simple dessert consisting of a lot of shaved ice, coconut milk, red beans, cendol (green, jelly-like thing) and gula melaka (palm sugar). When I decided to make cendol cupcakes, I decided to go with a coconut cupcake with red beans and…… Continue reading Singapore Flavours – Cendol Cupcakes
May have bought more make up stuff, which, after my Japan trip, might seem a little excessive, but I did have a 10% Sephora voucher that was expiring soon. That justifies it, doesn’t it? In any case, I’ve been looking to try out another foundation and there has been a lot of new foundation that…… Continue reading A Sneaky Sephora Purchase
It is the Hari Raya Puasa weekend and I thought, “why not make some Sayur Lodeh, Chicken Rendang and Sambal Telur from scratch?” Here in Singapore, these are some of the dishes you’d find in a Malay home during this time. Off I went grocery shopping and failing to find galangal and fresh turmeric, but…… Continue reading My Little Hari Raya Puasa Meal
If you love beauty products, Japan is one of those shopping havens and Matsumoto Kiyoshi is one of the best places to shop at. It is a drugstore that can be found in many places in Japan and stocks major Japanese brands like DHC, Kanebo, Kose and so on. Tip – shop at the outlet…… Continue reading Japan Beauty Haul