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  • A Paint Portrait DESIGN

    Week 38 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Erica Instagram’s account: @emaplus This week #APaintPortrait I would like to share this lovely friend from Japan, Tokyo, Erika-San. She is great from I knew for years, a sweet talented lady…

  • Our Table Stories RECIPES

    Pomegranate Thyme Fizz Cocktail

    Much like the Cucumber Ginger Mocktail we shared last week, this cocktail is — first and foremost — refreshing as heck. It’s seasonal and festive, but it’ll save your stomach from all the heavy eggnog and…

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    Mood Board | Christmas Vibes #04

    It’s time for some Christmas Vibes and it’s clear from a quick look around the inter-web. In the inter-web, you can see that we are creeping closer to the holidays. Next…

  • RECIPES

    Creamy Scalloped Potatoes

    Time files, December just jump quickly before we realised it, leaving only 7 days more to the Christmas. For those, who are worrying there wasn’t enough time to prepare the feast on the…

  • RECIPES

    Honey Roasted Nuts

    Who doesn’t love a little chew on a good walnut or almond at Christmas with a mug of hot choco? Or delving into a bowl of mixed unshelled walnuts and pistachio…

  • A Paint Portrait DESIGN

    Week 37 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Sophia Instagram’s account: @fairytaleheart This week A Paint Portrait lets me share one of my favorite portraits that I’ve painted. It featuring a close friend of mine – Sophia, whom I…

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    Mood Board | Holiday Baking

    While I was searching inspiration for baking designs I found all these adorable ideas. They are so beautiful and lovely, don’t you think so? When coming to this festival holiday the most…

  • RECIPES

    Hazelnut Madeleines with Rum Chocolate

    Madeleine is a traditional small cake from Commercy and Liverdun in northeastern France. They are small sponge cakes with a shell-like shape, traditionally flavored with just vanilla, but some also include…

  • Our Table Stories RECIPES

    How to Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

    Now, pumpkin seeds are the anomaly here because in my mind they taste nothing like pumpkins. Even though they; well make pumpkins. Or come from them? Chicken and the egg scenario here, people.…

  • A Paint Portrait DESIGN

    Week 36 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Meyrme Instagram’s account: @meyrme This week A Paint Portrait lets me to share why I really love this amazing individual, Mey. Mey has a unique taste with her perception and…

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    Mood Board | Christmas Vibes #03

    How’s your weekend so far? Christmas is coming nearer and nearer. How the Christmas preparation for your side? It’s okay that you don’t, it not too late to start. Not into…

  • Our Table Stories RECIPES

    Salmon and Ricotta Cups

    We knew that mains are always the highlights of any feast! Hence, how could we neglect the supporters for the show? Therefore, here is one of our hot pick for this holiday…

  • A Paint Portrait DESIGN

    Week 35 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Neiw Instagram’s account: @ne.iw Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Therefore, always remember that you have the strength, the patience, and the passion for reaching for the stars for…

  • RECIPES

    Orange and Lemon Ice Tea

    Even though Thanksgiving has just ended, but it is the beginning of the celebration. Right after Thanksgiving indicates Christmas is coming on its way! While everybody is getting ready for the…

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    Mood Board | Christmas Vibes #02

    Is everyone getting ready for this Christmas? Well, I’m for sure! Seeing the streets are filled lights while the malls are filled with shoppers getting ready for the special day. While…

  • A Paint Portrait

    Week 34 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Joe Instagram’s account: @xuanxuan23 People believe that the heroes are one in many thousands, but I want to say that a sister like you (her) is always one in a lifetime.…

  • SISTOLOGY

    No. 2

    The thought of achievement in 2016 | It’s mid of November right now and all of us might not want to admit but this year passes quickly! For us, it has…

  • TRAVEL

    Hiking Stories | The Southern Ridges

    Date | 8th October  2016 Starting Point – Ending Point | Marang Walk (Harbourfront) – Normanton Park Duration | 3.15 hrs Length | Estimate 10km During last October, Joe and I…

  • A Paint Portrait

    Week 33 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Kate & Syamak Instagram’s account: @symkx (left) & @khaterekh (right) Well, who doesn’t love the productions of Disney and at least dream of going to Disneyland once in the lifetime? Certainly, they are all…

  • Craft LIFESTYLE

    DIY | Make your own Pom Pom Flowers

    Does everyone have a wonderful weekend? We did, our family went for a short staycation the weekend before, and it was wonderful. Angela and I have prepared a girlfriends party while our…

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    Mood Board | Christmas Vibes #01

    If you were given a chance to choose a paid job, what kind of job would you choose? Of course, when we could, we would definitely choose a job that we…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Rainbow

    Rainbow The thing to do, it seems to me, is to prepare yourself so you can be a rainbow in somebody else’s cloud. Somebody who may not look like you. I…

  • DESIGN

    Week 32 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear ZiPeng Instagram’s account: @zippyzipeng As an artist, designer, most of us fears of “plagiarism” (neither ways is unforgivable). Although we have the skills, it couldn’t be stolen away, however, the…

  • Moodboard

    Mood Board | Velvet

    Don’t you think that they are generous looking? If we would categories cotton for the most comfortable fabric, while velvet will be the most exquisite ones. Believed in your skin, you’ll…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Consistency

    Consistency Consistency is really important is triggering something important to your life. You cannot be successful if you cannot be consistent in doing important things to you . I’ve learned from…

  • DESIGN

    Week 31 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear April Instagram’s account: @aprilyap Recall what Jamie Oliver once said, “What I’ve enjoyed most, though, is meeting people who have a real interest in food and sharing ideas with them.…

  • DESIGN

    Happy Halloween!

    Finally Halloween have come to an end. We both have fun during the Halloween period – all the craft and food, it just brighten up our day. Although Halloween has already…

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    Mood Board | Neon Light

    Don’t you think these lightings are trying to seduce you all the time you look at them? While some might not like them like I, however, I believed many just fall in…

  • RECIPES

    Bloody Cranberries Mojito

    The sizzling sprinkles on your hand and face. We just love how the fresh mint muddled with fresh lime and lime juice, mixing in the cranberry syrup and crushed ice. Garnish it…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Autumn

    Autumn Just a few more days, a new month – November will be right at the corner of our eyes. In this autumn, it is all about Halloween, pumpkin and autumn…

  • RECIPES

    Easy Shepherd’s Pie

    We have been sharing a few recipes we made for this Halloween. Including desserts, snacks, drinks and even some decoration, however, what is a party without the main dish? This Shepherd’s Pie recipe that…

  • RECIPES

    Hot Apple Cider

    In this cold October, one of our favorite drink for this Halloween is Apple Cider. We love making Slow Cooker Apple Cider because we all love the smell of it simmering…

  • RECIPES

    Monster’s Krispie Rice

    Craving for some fun during this Halloween? These Monster’s Krispie Rice let me take my candy eye obsession to a whole new level. You get to go a little crazy with them,…

  • DESIGN

    Week 30 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Karen Instagram’s account: @karen.lao When the doctor shares, “an apple a day keep the doctor away”. While all coffee lovers will say, “a coffee a day keeps the grumpy away”!…

  • RECIPES

    Baked Honeycrisp Apples

    Muhaha~~ Raise your hand if you can tell me what is synonymous with fall. Well, besides the awesome cooler temps and beautiful fall foliage. I’m talking apples, y’all. I love ’em and now’s the best…

  • RECIPES

    DIY | Party Confetti Balloon

    This week will be the last week of the October, and people it’s time to celebrate Halloween. A period where the kids knock on your door to get their candy and the…

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    Mood Board | Autumn Vibes #02

    Halloween can be one of the biggest and interesting event of the year. It gives the kids and grownup gets into the spooky fun! Did you know it’s also a season all…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Diamonds

    Diamonds Diamonds has always been saying as one of the most precious stone in the world. A diamond doesn’t start out polished and shining. It once was nothing special, but with…

  • RECIPES

    Healthy Breakfast | Black Bean Burger

    These black bean burgers have a complex, satisfying flavor and robustly meaty texture that even devout carnivores will love (seriously, try them with bacon on top). The mixture comes together in…

  • DESIGN

    Week 29 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Sherene & Emma Instagram’s account: @sherddup and @heyheyitsemmalena When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us? We often find that it is those…

  • Moodboard

    Mood Board | Looking into Frames

    When you invite your guest into your house, the first impression is very important. Nonetheless, you are worried about the plain walls you have in your house. Having frames to decorate…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Dream Catcher

    Dream Catcher Yesterday night I just have a mini Harry Potter movie marathon. I wishes that it is real, that there is really magic in the world. Although, there will be…

  • RECIPES

    Healthy Breakfast | Oreo Milkshake

    Milkshakes have been such a fantasy to me since young, from a classic milkshake that you bought from McDonald in the olden day to a fancy jumbo milkshakes at cafes these…

  • DESIGN

    Week 28 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Borja Instagram’s account: @borjaput “Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents…

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    Mood Board | The Taable

    Gathering inspiration is part of my daily routine for everyday work. Personally, I love searching around for inspirations through books, physical objects and scrolling on all the interesting web page. I…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Butterfly Effect

    Butterfly Effect  (Little Things Make Big Things Happen) Ever hear of the Butterfly Effect?  It is the idea that the flap of a tiny insect wing yields large influences at a later…

  • DESIGN

    Week 27 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Mika Instagram’s account: @mikathejindo While getting a human portrait done has been difficult, I would say getting an animal’s portrait done is even challenging for me. We all know that…

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    Mood Board | Mauve

    Mauve is the second-highest trending color, according to Pinterest, so hit two birds with one stone by introducing some mauve accents into your gray décor. Trust us when we say they match. At…

  • RECIPES

    Table Stories | Making Beetroot Pickles

    So after the making of Beetroot Mussel Pasta, we have some leftover beetroot. Therefore, we decided to use them for our pickles series. Ever since the making of Beetroot Mussel Pasta, I…

  • A Paint Portrait

    Week 26 | A Paint Portrait

      Title: Dear Britta Instagram’s account: @brittaandbear I can’t believe that the time passes so quickly, it has been 26 weeks since we launch #APaintPortrait. The 52-week project is half way…

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    Mood Board | Love for Fur

    When it gets all crisp and cold there is nothing you want to do more than make your home cozier.  And the simplest way to do that is to just start…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Overlapping

    Overlapping It has been a busy week, where I almost think that yesterday is Thursday rather than Friday. When things get overlapped, you will always forget one or two tasks that…

  • DESIGN

    Week 25 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Brian Instagram’s account: @innisbrian These days even we’re getting busier, we’re motivated by every challenge. The fact is I felt happier every day. I felt blessed to do what…

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    Mood Board | Autumn Vibes #01

      We’ve just sent away the Summer and there’s no denying, Autumn is on the way. Personally, I love the Autumn as much as the Winter (even though I still love…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Purple Dream

    Purple Dream There is 2 kinds of purple dreams for me, mysterious and dreamy. When it comes to mysterious, it is dark purple and misty. It usually occurs in the forest…

  • RECIPES

    Healthy Breakfast | S’More Milkshake

    Happy Chocolate Milkshake Day! At the same time, it ‘s still a humid day in Singapore and thus we have prepared this S’more Milkshake for our breakfast. Who says milkshake can’t…

  • DESIGN

    Week 24 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Gizem Instagram’s account: @postcardsbeyond I love sharing my thought through my words in letters, and postcards. They’ll deliver my thought to people that I want to know and love. Back…

  • SISTOLOGY

    No. 1

    The thought of happiness | Every one of us struggles to find happiness each day of their life. We fought through the stressful days and become our own warrior. Some of…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Zebra

    Zebra “Every time, I look at a zebra, I can’t figure out whether it’s black with white stripes or white with black stripes, and that frustrates me.” – Jodi Picoult  There will…

  • RECIPES

    Miso Glazed Turnips

    I’ll tie this into cooking in a minute, but I found this framework quite fascinating and it was the first time I’ve ever thought of myself as a “rebel”. The word seems a…

  • DESIGN

    Week 23 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Summer Instagram’s account: @bevvyashleyx (left), @raeciousyeap (middle), @syingtan (right)  “The first week of August hangs at the very top of summer, the top of the live-long year, like the…

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    Mood Board | Glittering

    Centuries of poetry have been penned about the twinkle of starlight; the shimmery, wobbling surface of calm waters on a sunny day, the instinctual allure of diamonds—whether it’s magical or aspirational,…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | September

    September I always have this love and hate relationship with September. As that, it means the summer is ending soon. There is nothing wrong with autumn. Just seeing the rain day…

  • RECIPES

    Table Stories |Making Turnips Pickled

    Have you tried our Purple Cabbage Pickled? If you are not a lover of Purple Cabbage, don’t worry this week we will be sharing you a brand new pickle – Turnips Pickled. Poor turnip.…

  • DESIGN

    Week 22 | A Paint Portrait

      Title: Dear Stephanie Instagram’s account: @stepmikamo Question: Do you ever believe in fate? I’m not a person who believe in fate when it comes to friendship. However, I do believe that…

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    Mood Board | Rusty Touch

    Being someone who loves photography, there is always certain style we attached with. But there are people who want to achieve different style for the moment of their story. They are dark,…

  • DESIGN

    The Moon’s Insight | Connect

    Connect Someday I hope people can come as one. Together we share and care for each other. Someday I wish that there will be no war, and people settle things by…

  • RECIPES

    Beetroot Mussel Pasta with Pesto

      From watching the TV show to reading books, we always want to try making our own pasta from scratch. However, due to the lack of equipment, we didn’t dare trying…

  • DESIGN

    Week 21 | A Paint Portrait

      Title: Dear Giulio Tolli Instagram’s account: @giuliotolli Question: When someone asks you, what’s your love? What is the first thing you thought about? For me, it would be capturing moments. Since…

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    Mood Board | Love Stripes

    Stripes stormed the summer in every style you can possibly imagine—some ran horizontal while others vertical; there were thick lines and super skinny ones, too. These bold graphics can run from…

  • A Paint Portrait DESIGN

    Week 20 | A Paint Portrait

    Title: Dear Fatin & Mai Instagram’s account: @effizzxti (left) & @pantone156u (right) For those of you that follow our site, you must realize that every Wednesday actually is our #apaintportrait column. However, it didn’t happen…

  • Craft LIFESTYLE

    DIY | Farmer’s Egg Crate

    You may say we are one of those thrifty’s girls, both of us love pretty and cute little things from accessories to household needs, however, times we just never want to spend…

  • LIFESTYLE Moodboard

    Mood Board | Marble Trends

    The hottest kitchens in town are all installing marble worktops. This gorgeous gray and white shiny stone once considered stiff and cold is having a moment. Just because we missed the…