• Painting is an incredibly powerful hobby in our busy, stressful world. It can slow things down, help you observe things you never did before, and give you a sense of pride and joy in creating something from scratch.  Ink painting is the perfect hobby to get into. It has simple, cheap tools and is all […]

  • Fairoz Ahmad is a very busy man. On top of his work as a lecturer in Temasek Polytechnic, this  Chevening-Oxford alumni co-founded the award-winning social enterprise, Chapter W, to empower women through the use of technology. What drives his ambition is his belief in leveraging technology thoughtfully to scale social impact. Recently, he published his […]

  • We all have a favourite advertisement that we remember—one that we thought was funny, clever or touching. But have you ever thought about the big idea behind it? Today, we chat with Creative Director Adam Miranda about reading, advertising and good ideas. 1. Hi Adam, tell us a bit about yourself. I’m the Executive Creative […]

  • Whenever you hear someone say they’re going to town, too often we think it’s a shopping-related activity—one filled with jostling crowds and pricey things. But ask any avid reader, and they’ll tell you town is actually filled with plenty of great reading spots. Source: https://gph.is/1y1M1Lz Rest assured, the ones we’re recommending doesn’t involve you breaking […]

  • I’ve always wanted to try making french choux (“shoo”) pastries—think eclairs and cream puffs at buffet spreads. Yum! 😋 But it always seemed too daunting and delicate. How do you even make a hollow pastry? And in Singapore’s humid weather? 😓 Source: https://gph.is/1PCmgwq Well, I found the answer using cookbooks from two local authors: Nerd […]