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Maintaining Wellness & Good Health with TCM at Aegle Wellness Clinique

Sponsored Review Are you feeling stress from work? Having issue with your weight management or looking to improve your overall health and well being. This might interest you if you have any of these issues. Not long ago, I was introduced to Aegle Wellness Clinique which provide a wide range of TCM treatments to help maintain and optimize my well being. If you know me well enough, I’m sure you are aware that I’m having some joint issues, also known as arthritis as diagnose by the doctor during my NS days. So I was really excited about trying and see what they have to offer. Aegle Wellness Clinique is located at Rochester Park, a 10 mins walk or less from Bouna Vista MRT station, in a black and white colonial bungalow, which gives you a relaxing, peaceful and tranquil environment once you enter. Physician Kong performs a thorough physical assessment as well as my health history so as to better understand my conditions before suggesting the most suitable and appropriate treatment for me. To be …

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Phare, The Cambodian Circus, Siem Reap’s most unique Entertainment

Sponsored Review Phare, The Cambodian Circus is one of the most unique, authetic top rated evening entertainment in Siem Reap. It is not just a circus like what you have in mind. Phare, the Cambodian Circus is a combination of theatre, music, dance and modern circus arts to tell unique Cambodian stories. We’re lucky to be invited to catch the show as tickets are usually sold out pretty fast. You can either buy it onsite or book your tickets online here. The show we’re watching for the evening was Sokrias (Eclipse), set in a rural Cambodian village where a disfigured young man is rejected and ridiculed. He wonders why he is cursed in this way and seeks answers and help from the gods. They answer his prayers by transforming him into a beautiful woman who attracts the attention and desire of the village men. But they quickly discover there’s something evil behind the beauty. Based on traditional Cambodian folktales, Eclipse is a story of rejection, revenge, spirit possession and eventual forgiveness set to original music …

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Vietnamese Street Delights at Pho Street

Sponsored Review Pho Street, serving authentic Vietnamese pho and street delights at two successful outlets at Westgate and Bedok Mall, recently had a new vibrant dining ambience to complement it’s brand-new revamped menu. We’re lucky to try it out and… we loved it! Headed by Chef Hà Vị Cang Kenny, with his more than a decade of experience, Pho Street’s provides a vibrant flavours of authentic Vietnamese dishes. We had a few street snacks to start off our meal as appetizer. Fresh Summer Rolls with Prawn, Pork Belly & Fresh Herbs ($4.90/2pcs). This traditional Vietnamese rolls is not only light and healthy, it’s refreshing and very firmly wrapped. Dipped it with the dark sweet soya sauce topped with crushed peanuts, it gives you that additional punch to the taste. If you are looking for variety, get the Snack Platter ($8.90) which includes Crispy Fried Pork Rolls (2pcs), Roasted Chicken (2pcs), Vietnamese Crabcakes (2pcs) which will make a good mix to your mains. Next we have the Crispy Fried Chicken Mid-wings served with Caramelised Sweet Dip …

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SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN Opens with a Splash in Singapore

Sponsored Review SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN opens with a splash at Mastercard Theatres Marina Bay Sands last Friday and we’re really lucky to be invited and got a front row seats! You will know what’s so special with these seats later on. SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN is an Award Winning musical set in 1927 which tells the story, made famous by Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds in the iconic 1952 MGM movie, of the first Hollywood musical, when the silver screen found its voice and left silent movies – and some of its stars – behind. Other than featuring all the songs from the glorious MGM score including Good Morning, Make ‘em Laugh, Moses Supposes and the classic Singin’ in the Rain, the movie’s iconic choreography is flawlessly recreated, and with the help of lots of recycled water, the audience can enjoy one of the most famous dance routines live on stage, with some leaving the theatre a little wetter than when they arrived! YES! that’s what I’m referring to! For those seated in the first few rows, …

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Shinta Mani Club, A Boutique Hotel in Siem Reap

Sponsored Review Shinta Mani Club, an upscale boutique hotel located in Siem Reap gives me a wonderful stay on my first trip to Cambodia. All I can say is that i’m truly impressed with their excellent service! Shinta Mani Club is located within the township of Siem Reap and it’s just a 15 minutes tuk tuk ride from the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat. Upon our arrival, we’re given cold towels as the weather is really hot there and a nice chilling welcome drink. We’re also each given a mobile phone with sim card in it, where we can make phone calls in Cambodia, especially handy when you would like to make a reservation at a resturant or book your spa session, or if you are lost or having problems communicating to the locals on directions back to the hotel. :) Very nice lobby. Shinta Mani Club offer a total of 39 rooms in four categories of stylish accommodations, including Superior, Superior Poolside, Deluxe and Deluxe Living. We’re given the Deluxe room and I personally …

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Get Your Formal or Casual Business Wear on ZALORA

Do you need to wear formal for work? What’s your favourite business wear? Personally, if given a choice, I would go for the casual business wear as all you need is a pair of decent polo tee and pants and you are good to go. Luckily for me, I do not have to wear business wear for work but sometimes I do have the urge of wearing that as it makes one looks… rather smart looking :P Here are some of my favourite office wear for men that you might be interested to reference from :) This Black Basic Polo by ZALORA BASICS features a basic polo shirt design with a ribbed collar, looking comfortable and never goes out of style. Young and laid-back, this gingham shirt by Burton Menswear London is a definite go-to piece if you’re aiming to achieve a casual look for the day. It also comes with a single chest pocket for your convenience. Suit up in this well-tailored piece by MANGO Man. Styled with a slim silhouette, this handsome piece is …

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Vote for your SG50 Party with Tiger Beer!

Sponsored Editorial Singapore’s most iconic brew receives a makeover, invites the public to cast their vote and throws the Unofficial Official Party of SG50! On our nation’s golden jubilee year and to celebrate the 50th year since Tiger Beer released its first can to the world, Tiger Beer has lined up a slew of events and activities to commemorate this milestone in the nation’s history. To uncage the nation from the usual celebrations, Singapore’s Unofficial Official favourite local beer will present a fresh take on how National Day is celebrated, by throwing its own epic National Day party! Since it’s going to be an epic party and a party for YOU people, Singaporeans can now vote for what you would like to see at the party – the wackier the better! Eschewing the typical SG50 festivities in favour of something fresh, unique and original, party-goers can look forward to party elements taht are recognisably Singaporean and reminiscent of the annual National Day Parade, yet completely unexpected – true to Tiger Beer’s brand philosophy. Imagine a …

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Mark Your Calendar for Lazada Effortless Shopping Sale & Win Lazada Vouchers!

It’s SHOPPING TIME! From 24th to 26th June, Lazada will be hosting a 3 day sale specially designed to offer you a seamless shopping experience ;) Keep a close eye on your devices on the 25th as the sale ramps up towards Flash Sale​. The best part – sales ​will be offered across all categories, ensuring there is something for everyone! Not forgetting to download the Lazada app and look out for up to 12 app exclusive deals each day with special discounts! Available for all iOS and Andriod users. In order to ensure having a 100% satisfied customer on Lazada, next day delivery will be made available across the sale period with free returns on local products within 7 calendar days. There will also be a Facebook Game and Instagram Selfie Contest where you can further expand your effortless shopping experience. What’s more? Darren Bloggie will be giving away 5 sets of $10 Lazada Voucher to 5 lucky readers! All you need to do is to : Share this blog post on your social media platforms …

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Travel Essentials with Laneige Perfect Renew Travel Set

Sponsored Advertorial Packing for travelling trips can be tedious. I spent time picking and matching the clothes I need to bring for my trip, and making sure I bring extra clothings in the event that I need them urgently, but most of the time I came back home with a few sets of clothes that I’ve never wore. haha~ Another important item that I cannot miss out when I travel would be my skincare products. Personally, I have a few skincare products which i use daily and they are mostly my facial wash, moisturiser, toner, sunblock and the list go on and on… But with the Laneige Perfect Renew Travel Set, it gave me so much convenience! The Laneige Perfect Renew Travel set comes with five essential products that help to achieve clear, healthy and young-looking skin. I LIKE~~~ Multi Cleanser (30ml) This multi-cleanser not only helps to cleanse and exfoliate your skin, it acts as a makeup and sunscreen remover. Especially the ladies would love this as they do not have to bring additional …

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Looking for a Part-Time Job? Try STROFF.com!

Advertorial June Holidays is approaching soon, are you looking for singapore part time jobs to earn some extra income this holiday? Or are you looking for internship in singapore? Try searching for them on Stroff.com! Stroff.com is a online search portal where you are able to search for part-time jobs in Singapore, internship or even full-time jobs as well. I still remember my first part-time job was at this restaurant in town and it was a very unique experience for me. Instead of just slacking your way through your long holidays, why not go get a part-time job, pick up a skill and earn some extra income? You never know, you might get hired by the company if your performance if good for a full time offer after you’ve graduate! The search engine is clear and easy to navigate. Simply click on the categories you are looking for, from Full-time, part-time, internship and even freelance as well! If you are looking for a singapore internship opportunity, or part time jobs for students, sign up for a “Jobseeker” …

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Sawadee! CP Ready-to-Eat Thai Cusine & Win a Trip to Bangkok from FairPrice’s Thai Fair

Thai food seems to be one of the most well-liked cuisine here in Singapore as it’s spicy, very similar to our local food. I’m sure all of us would have that craving for some hot and spicy food at times and what if there isn’t any Thai food nearby that you can go to to satisfy your craving? Why not try the CP ready-to-eat meals! They are fast to prepare, easily available, delicious and even better, Thai! :D All you need to do is to pop it in the microwave for 3 to 5 mins and you’ll have a delectable meal instantly! Got to try out the 4 CP ready-to-eat meals, mainly the Teriyaki Chicken with rice, Stir-Fried Chicken & Basil with rice (MY FAV!!), Green Curry Chicken with rice and Spaghetti with chicken sauce. They are all SO DAMN GOOD and DELICIOUS! :D These are readily available at all Supermarket and why not grab yours today at FairPrice?! Interesting Thai foods and products can be exclusively found during the Thai Fair and you can …

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Rides Made Awesome with GrabCar!

Advertorial To be honest, I always find it frustrating whenever i’m in a hurry and it’s forever so hard to get a cab on the road. So the next thing you will do is to book a cab and you will be stuck either at the dialing tone waiting for someone to pick up your call OR receiving an sms telling you that there’s no cab at the moment. But now, not to worry as I’ve something to introduce to you! I’m sure most of you are aware of GrabTaxi, where you can make bookings through the app on your mobile phone. Now, they are introducing the new GrabCar booking system! GrabCar is a private hire vehicle booking service from GrabTaxi, the leading transportation booking mobile app in Southeast Asia. Launched in July 2014, GrabCar complement GrabTaxi’s taxi booking services by offering premium 4-seaters, 6 and 13 seaters for commuters travelling in style or in groups with luggages. However taxi demand still exceeds supply during peak hours, therefore GrabCar(Economy) was launched to provide an alternative …

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The Great Big American Buffet at Triple Three, Mandarin Orchard

Are you a seafood and meat lovers?If you are one, then you shouldn’t miss The Great Big American Buffet at Triple Three, Mandarin Orchard! Starting from now till 26 April 2015, feast on all things American at Triple Three as they bring you iconic dishes from the good ole USA! As I’m more of a meat eater and Jeff as a seafood eater, this buffet fits in perfectly for us :D I’m sure the photos below will make you drool, so get your tissue paper ready :P If you are a Seafood lover, you can expect to enjoy freshly shucked oysters, New England clam chowder with option to have it in a bread bowl, as well as grilled Boston Lobster and Alaskan King Crab! If you are a Meat lover, there are juicy Pork Ribs and Oven-roasted US Prime Beef for you to choose from. Other dishes like Monterey Jack Cheese, Fatijas, Chilli Corne Carne and much more can be found in this buffet too. Oh yes~ I loved broccoli, especially when it’s sitr-fried with …

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Grab the NEW LOOK SS2015 at ZALORA

NEW LOOK was founded and established in 1969 as a British brand that has been around for over the past 40 years. It offers an array of apparels, shoes, accessories for both men and women of all ages, shapes and sizes. NEW LOOK Menswear ranges from plain, printed and graphic t-shirt and shirts to shorts and pants in a style, colours and design that you’ll definitely love. Complete your look with accessories like leather belt, tie and shoes for a smart casual,formal or a everyday look. Here’s 2 look that i’ve put together which I personally love it very much. What’s more, all you need it $50 to complete this look! Get a little bit hipster with this Avant Garde Sweater from New Look. Its slouchy fabric and fleecy interior will make sure you stay comfy and look cool. Together with a pair of Faded Skinny Jeans for a cool urban vibe, so your look stays current whilst being easy to match. Black Ca Gaze Sweater by New Look features a typography print on the …

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Unravel Travel to Kalibo!

Whenever I told my friends that I’ll be flying to Kalibo, these are the two reactions I received from them. One, huh? where is this place? Two, Oh~ so you are going Boracay? To be honest, I’ve no idea where Kalibo is located and when I first got to know that I’ll be travelling to Kalibo, I was alittle worried that there’s nothing much I can do there. Most of us tends to visit places that we are familiar with whenever we want to go for a short holiday but there are also alot of other destinations worth exploring too! Thanks to Unravel Travel and Changi Airport Group, together with the two finalists selected, Jahafar and Jerrold, we went on a 3D2N trip to Kalibo! :D As we check in early for our flight, we visited a few places in the Airport, like the Sunflower and Butterfly Garden before heading to our boarding gate :) Playing games… and not forgetting to check on our flight status :) Boarding time! Off we go~ As it wasn’t …

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Share the Love and Enjoy 50% Off from Immortelle Artlier!

My mum was “complaining” to me that my face is so radiant as I always go for my facial and when am I bringing her to one. So in preparation for chinese new year, I brought my mum along to Immortelle Artlier for facial too! :) She love the whole process am she’s loving it! She went for the Cryolift treatment,which uses more than 12 vitamins, 24 different amino acids and various minerals and anti oxidants which causes the micro blood to flow in the skin that helps to reverse the aging process. Cryolift treatment helps fatigued skin regain firmness, tone and give it radiance. She was so happy when her colleagues told her that her face is literally glowing the next day when she went for work after the facial. hahaha~ You can do so by sharing the love with your loved ones this March too! Be it your parents, your grandparents, your aunties uncles, BFF or even colleagues, book an appointment together with your plus one and receive 50% off* (each) on all non promotional …

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Setting the Stage with Wedding Acts : Royal Roman-themed Wedding

Do you still remember my trip to Bali with Wedding Acts where they put up a wonderful outdoor wedding ceremony along the cliff? This time round, let’s see what can they do in a indoor ballroom setting ;) The venue of the wedding is located at Hatten Hotel Malacca and the theme given was to create a roman greek royal wedding. Look at the props used.. that looks like some major work ongoing there! Discussion ongoing with the florist on table arrangement. Getting ready to get some work started! Fresh roses~ so pretty right?! and here’s the team behind Wedding Acts. Not forgetting to have some fun while at work ;) Hmm wonder where will these be placed at… What is a Rome themed wedding without the signature Roman columns right? And after two days of hardwork… here’s the transformation! A water feature where you can make wishes and blessings to the newly-wed! cocktails table nicely decorated as well. What a grand entrance right?! and the main highlight got to be the stage! with the …

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My Best Entertainment Companion at Home – Pioneer X-CM52BT

I’m really glad to have this in my room as it satisfy me all the entertainment needs i want! Introducing you the Pioneer X-CM52BT, Pioneer’s Slim Micro System with Smartphone playback :) So here’s 3 reasons why i loved it so much. 1) It’s Movie Time! Yes, with the ability to pair up my macbook, ipad or mobile phones with the Pioneer X-CM52BT through bluetooth, I watch my favourite movies, variety shows or even music videos and concerts and enjoy excellent sound quality ;) It’s damn shiok can~ :D 2) It’s Exercising Time! Sometimes when work gets alittle too busy, I will have to miss my gym session. BUT~ no worries, i can still do some cardio exercises at home with my playlist blasting out loud from the system! 3) It’s Housework Time! Other than spending time at the gym and with my friends on weekends, I will also need to help out in household chores like mopping the floor, doing laundry and ironing clothes. I will tune in to my favourite radio stations on the Pioneer X-CM52BT while I do my chores. …

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Create Style with MANGO MEN this Chinese New Year

This internationally renowned brand is definitely not foreign to you. With more than 2400 stores in 107 countries world wide, the brand had gained much success and had recently expanded into the market of men’s apparels and accessories. The brand MANGO Man, incorporating the latest fashion trends into these apparels, the designers aim to create stylish and smart outfits for the modern man of this contemporary era. Mango He clothing is now available at H.E. by Mango online Here’s three outfits that i’ve put together for the upcoming Chinese New Year and they are readily available from ZALORA Singapore! ;) The first outfit gives a refreshed look with pastel like colours. Pale blue top with green pants provides an interesting colour combination. For the hippies, you can go for this checked shirt with a pair of sky blue pants and brown loafers to complete the look. Or you may go for the classic look with this Blue top and jeans, matched with a pair of grey sneakers. This got to be my favourite outfit. So if …

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Go on an All-Expenses Paid Trip with Darren Bloggie to a Mystery S.E.A Destination!

If you’ve always love to travel, wanted to learn some tips on planning your travel itinerary, write a travel blog, take nice travel photos during your holiday, or maybe wish that you can travel with me one day (MUAHAHA~ ), then this should be something you are going to get really excited about! Unravel Travel is currently looking for 4  Finalists whom is active on social media and having a desire to explore the world to go on a 3D2N All-Expenses PAID trip to 4 different Southeast Asian cities over the weekend with 4 Bloggers and yours truely is one of them! hahaha~ All you need to do is to produce a travel entry, where I will be there to guide you along and you stand a chance to Win a Grand Prize! So here’s how to register! Like Unravel Travel Facebook Page, and I will be more than happy if you are willing to hit the Like button for Darren Bloggie Facebook Page as well :P Visit unraveltravel.info, the official website for Unravel Travel. Fill …

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