Before August ends, I had to write up about my birthday this year. It's truly been the most special one yet, not least of all because it was my last one as a single woman. Florian kicked it all off with a lovely dinner at Jaan, which sits on the 70th floor of Swissotel. It's … Continue reading Jaan, Swissotel the Stamford
August has been my busiest month of the year so far and this coming weekend is going to be a little hectic finishing up three cakes and a small dessert table all for the same day. My brain is buzzing with all the things I need to get done and as daunted as I feel, … Continue reading August and Avocado Brownies (V, GF).
I think one of the most difficult things about being female in Singapore is the pressure to conform to the world. Singapore is so diverse in its culture not just in terms of 'Asianess' but also in terms of influence from the West. Traditionally, and stereotypically, women in Singapore are expected to look petite, gentle, … Continue reading Preying on Vulnerabilities.
Last Tuesday, I spent a good half a day at the hospital, beginning with my first consultation with Dr. V to discuss my still missing period. I'm glad I hauled all my pap smear results, pelvic and transvaginal ultrasounds, and blood test results because they helped her get a better idea of my overall reproductive … Continue reading About the Period.