Category: #supportlocalSG

#BuySingLit, support local authors! {with Giveaway}

#BuySingLit is a movement to celebrate stories from Singapore. Literature written by Singaporean authors is not necessarily always about Singapore or set in Singapore, the same way how books by ethnic Indian residents are often premised in any land imaginable. I have a special place in my heart for SingLit because the best SingLit authors always manage to write in a way… Read more →

Dottieshop Brush Calligraphy Kits

This beautiful nifty little kit from Dottieshop arrived at my home. I have known Dotz since our teenage years, and I really admire her gentle spirit, compassionate heart, and true gift for creating gorgeous works of art. In the past year or two, she ventured into watercolour painting and brush calligraphy, and her works have been really inspiring!   So… Read more →

EA Detailer – Detailed, professional, trustworthy

We received an invite from EA Detailer for a thorough, state-of-the-art interior and exterior detailing of our car. And the invite was very timely, given the dismal state that our car is in.   Current state of our car Singaporean car-owners tend to be very car proud, and given how much it costs just to purchase a Certificate of Entitlement (COE),… Read more →

Dreaming up a Whimsical Island at Artify Studio

K was super excited to attend Artify’s June Holiday Class entitled “Whimsical Island“, after we had such a fun time there at the Father’s Day special class (more on that later). We had received an invitation to review their holiday camp in March but had to miss it since we were travelling, so K was so pleased to be able to… Read more →

The Adventures of Squirky #6 – When does the search end? (with Giveaway!)

Finally! The last installment of cult series “The Adventures of Squirky the Alien” arrived in our mailbox. How will the story end?? The girls were familiar with this endearing blue alien by now, and cosied up to read it together. Without giving away too much, I must say the ending was not what I expected! Go get a copy to… Read more →

Precious Joy hair accessories and bow ties (with Giveaway!)

Precious Joy is run by two lovely mummy friends of mine. They are really talented – just look at all those handmade creations above! It’s been a while since my previous purchases, so here’s what I got recently. Isn’t that baa baa black sheep cute? Another thing that I love about Precious Joy’s creations are their attention to detail and quality.… Read more →

Sea Apple Shop

Sea Apple Shop is founded and owned by a Singaporean mum, and when I visited their website, I fell a little in love. In a nutshell, Sea Apple produces high quality, modern clothes for children in simple, classic designs. Since I can’t put it any better (I tried!), here’s the ethos behind their creations. …[We] source for better quality materials (e.g.… Read more →