Author: Lyn Lee

Mrs Pho House

We had an extended family meal at Mrs Pho House recently. Tucked away somewhere near Balestier Road, this eatery specialises in seafood with a Vietnamese slant. Loved the interesting decor, and the elements that evoked Vietnam. We had quite a number of dishes but I only managed to take photos of these. Was too busy trying to get food onto… Read more →

Lokkee – gimmicky but fun

So my friend-leagues (friends more than colleagues) brought me to Lokkee for a fun birthday lunch. I had heard of it only vaguely, so I was quite tickled by their wet wipe packaging – we marrieds all brought them home to show our hubbies. The premise of American ‘Chinese take-out’ style eateries explained the names of dishes  (Chow Mein, Colonal… Read more →

Parenting – 14 gospel principles that can radically change your family (by Paul D Tripp)

I see parenting as probably one’s most important responsibility in this life. We prepare for working life by getting an education that spans 13 to 16 years but we go for zero certification before undertaking the huge role of a parent. There are good parenting courses and good books, but most of us who embark on the parenting journey usually feel… Read more →

Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa (Part 2) – family staycay heaven

[After Part 1 of our review on the rooms, pools and service of Rasa Sentosa, here’s more on our recent experience there.] Breakfast at the Silver Shell Cafe So how was the buffet breakfast at the Rasa Sentosa? In one word, impressive. The Silver Shell Cafe is one of the largest breakfast and dining areas I’ve seen in a hotel. Its… Read more →

Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa (Part 1) – impeccable service, sprawling grounds, beautiful pools

We had a short staycation at Rasa Sentosa recently and it was such a good break from city life! We had heard so much about how kid-friendly it was, and our experience attests to it. One of the first hotels in Sentosa, Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa was established in 1993. It underwent an extensive 10-month makeover in 2010,… Read more →