A precious glimpse into the grand world of couture can be summed up in one word - magnifique!  Where's that emoji with the love heart eyes? Fortunate to be gifted two tickets to the House of Dior Exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria, my mother and I explored the history and brilliance of Dior… Continue reading

Usually, when I book annual leave the objective is to relax and recharge.  But on more occasions than one, this time included -  itinerary planning turns into itinerary cramming. I'm dubbing Hong Kong in 48 hours as the ‘Amazing Race’ experience, here’s what happened as we scrambled through this busy city. Day one Landed at… Continue reading

This year, I traveled to Japan. Based on what people told me about their own experiences, I felt confident in my expectations...sushi, bullet trains and very very polite people. But what about that feeling you get when you think you know the whole story?  Let's say Japan's story in this case.  It's actually something that's… Continue reading

Q: To what extent should we befriend instant gratification and doing things differently? A: Always & now I can’t say I’m fan of routine, rituals or rules especially when they’ve been compounded under seasoned expectations and too much fear. However, I do think having a couple of ‘yolo’ stories under your belt (carpe diem for… Continue reading

Although Romeo didn’t meet Juliet on Tinder (they met at a party in real life, a rare occurrence these days), they hit off and made it to the altar. But if we were to give these pair of star crossed lovers a few handy tips for Tinder, what would they be? Here’s my personal selection… Continue reading

People suggest it may be a good idea to wear your heart on your sleeve, however the reality is that someone might; steal your jumper not give it back We invented the wheel, managed to put a man on the moon and have designed computer systems capable of speech recognition (yay Siri).  Overall, seems to… Continue reading