Media invite We were invited to a day at the Pororo Park Singapore last week. This was our first time at Pororo Park, and I have to admit I was a little excited because we used to watch it quite often when the boys were younger. We got there a little late and missed a… Continue reading Pororo Park
Media invite We were invited to attend the launch of Singapore Art Museum’s Imaginarium 2016. This year, the theme is Over the Ocean, Under the Sea. This small collection of art work is focussed on everything about the sea, from nautical signs, to sea animal origami, short films, and also touching on the impact of… Continue reading Singapore Art Museum SAM@8Q Imaginarium 2016
The husband and I have been to all the other major wine producing regions of Australia so Yarra Valley was the last on our “checklist”. He didn’t have any particular vineyard he wanted to visit (actually he did but they’re not open to public visits!); so we ended up going to just two in… Continue reading Yarra Valley vineyards; and vineyard visiting for kids
Last week, the husband and I returned from a short getaway, just the two of us. We went to cities we’d never been to before, and it was really a breath of fresh air. When we returned, in some ways I felt like I was raring to go, but after landing at 330 or 4am,… Continue reading Wanderlust May 2016
We decided to spend 4 nights in Yarra Valley after 2 nights in the Melbourne CBD (click to read about our short adventures there). I marked (on Google maps) all the places that I was interested in, and then scouted around for places to stay. We found High Street House in a “little” place called… Continue reading Melbourne’s Yarra Valley 2016
I am finally getting down to writing about our March school holidays adventure. We flew into Melbourne on a calm, sunny morning after a tiring red eye flight. Perhaps it was because it was Saturday, or that we’d just come on an A380 (more people and bags on a flight?), but the luggage took us… Continue reading Melbourne 2016
In my last post, I wrote a “review” on the latest 7-seater BMW 216d Gran Tourer MPV, which we drove around for a week. It was such a great experience for us on so many levels. Firstly, I had not realized how much joy a piece of metal with nuts and bolts could bring (if… Continue reading Driving in Singapore – judging a book by its cover.