Travel Sights: Visit Jurong Bird Park Singapore

By Shem B / December 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Birds, Birds, and more Birds The city-state maybe a small red dot in the map but don’t let others tell you there’s nothing to see here. If you like bird-watching, you may want to visit Jurong Bird Park Singapore. The Jurong Bird Park is part of the Wildlife Reserves of Singapore. There are four parks […]

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Get your own German maid?

By Shem B / December 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

An all-in-one can-cook-anything maid of German descent? Not quite. I was invited by Sandra, whom I met at a website building workshop a few weeks ago. We talked for a bit then she asked, “Do you like eating?” Of course, I do. I just don’t like cooking. “Ok,” she said. “Would you like to come […]

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Day of Adventure enroute to the Singapore Writers Festival

By Shem B / November 16, 2017 / 0 Comments

“Sorry, I can’t watch Thor: Ragnarok with you in the morning.” H tried to hide his disappointment. Thor was a big deal. IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes both rated the movie highly. “What about in the evening after your event?”   I thought about it. If you’ve been reading my blog, you’d know that I try […]

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Ganbanyoku: Heat and Healing on a Slab of Stone

By Shem B / November 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Would I lie on a slab of heated stone for 30-60 minutes? I pondered over this question for about 2 minutes. I’m a believer in trying everything at least once, except in certain cases, and I have had heated stone massage before; therefore, my hesitation lasted for as long as it took me to google […]

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Wine Bonanza: Where Fine Wines and Gourmet Food Await in Singapore

By Shem B / November 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

Wine connoisseur I am not, but there’s something to be said about the quality of wines when I wake up at 3 am after drinking 5 glasses of various wines a few hours ago and not experience a heavy head, dry mouth, and dry skin. To be fair, I’m more of a Moscato / Riesling […]

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