Author: Lyn Lee

Tampines Regional Library – and 9 great books to inspire children with

I know I’m really late to the party but I just stepped into the new Tampines Regional Library located at Our Tampines Hub recently. Cross the road from the NTUC Income building, and one flight of escalators brings you right to the entrance of the beautiful library. It was nice to see that an old playground featured prominently at the… Read more →

Farm Florist – Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

Don’t these flowers look gorgeous? What’s better than receiving a lovely bouquet of flowers? Winning one, I suppose! GIVEAWAY! Farm Florist is generously offering a beautiful bouquet for delivery on Valentine’s Day itself, to one loyal reader of this blog. And that is the Sasha (worth $82.50), as pictured below. To enter, simply complete the following: “Like” LilBlueBottle’s Facebook Page and Farm… Read more →

Wonderful chinese picture books by Singaporean authors

We are big fans of chinese picture books by Singaporean authors, having previously written about books by some 8 different authors here and here. Recently, I discovered another 6 great books.   《能救一个是一个》 When I flipped through this book, I was pleasantly surprised to realise that it was about my old church friend Dr Tan Lai Yong. His story is one that… Read more →

Durian Delivery Singapore – freshly plucked durians delivered to your door

There’s a new durian delivery start up in town and we tried them recently! Jonah, founder of Durian Delivery Singapore, informed us that they ensure that only the freshest durians get to customers’ homes by shipping them in direct from Malaysia, from their own plantation. This means that Jonah and his partners get to control the quality of durians that… Read more →

Got me Book Fairy wings recently!

I came across the Book Fairies initiative about a year ago. Have been following BookFairiesWorldwide and BookFairies_Singapore since. Recently, I put in my first order for Book Fairy stickers, bookmarks and ribbons, and decided to treat myself to a Book Fairy enamel pin too (cos it was so darling). How this works is simple: purchase stickers from ibelieveinbookfairies.com (free delivery… Read more →

Penang ESCAPE – adventure-play theme park extraordinaire

Since we were staying at the Batu Ferringhi stretch in Penang, we couldn’t give the nearby ESCAPE adventure and water park a miss. Spanning a total of some 20 acres, ESCAPE is the #1 theme park in the whole of Malaysia. But beyond that accolade, what really impressed me was the ethos of ESCAPE. Their “About” page explains that ESCAPE… Read more →