Monthly archives: December, 2014

Funky Courts Furniture

Furniture that fits your style

Did you know that Courts is a furniture company from United Kingdom which started in 1850? When I read that, I was blown away by the history behind this familiar brand. Although Courts Singapore is now selling Electrical and IT products, its roots are still in furniture. My first memory of Courts is the bunk bed…




Kids Food Timbre

Saturday Social BBQ at Timbre @ Gillman

Since the kids came along, the only places where we can chill out with friends are either at each other’s homes, or a family friendly cafe/restaurants and eat spaghetti or fish & chips. It became increasingly frustrating to go out with the kids to have a decent meal without ketchup. And if you want drinks,…




Diary 8yo Strawberry Shortcake

I Did Not Throw It Away

There are many personality tests out there, while there are some discrepancies in their description, one trait is consistent in all the results. I’m a sentimental person. I love keeping little stuff  to remind me of various ones and events. Ceteris Paribus, I would have drawers and cabinets filled with boxes of cards, notes, wrapping…




40 years edit

When I Turn 40…

I turn 40 next year. There I said it. Not that difficult, just that I realised something that made me wanna turn back time. Let me explain. I decided that in 2015, I will have a Bucket List with items that stretches me, get me off my comfort zone, and just stuff that are meaningful…




Elly Sim Jan & Elly

Help My Child to Read

We always want to hear from the experts. Hopefully from their lifestyle / their way of doing things / their points of views, we get to glean some tips to help our own kids. These can be gurus for parenting, relationships, finances, education etc. And today, I got a chance to interview Elly Sim, the…