Category: CULTURE & COMMUNITY

Getai (歌台) In Singapore: The Allure Behind This Live Stage Performance Overlooked By Our Generation

When getai is mentioned, one usually thinks of it as a performance put up for the spirits during the Hungry…

2 weeks ago

Like Every Other Sunday: Seeing Father’s Day Through The Eyes Of A Parental Abuse Victim In Singapore

Amongst the curated Instagram stories and posts dedicated to fathers not to long ago, it's easy to think that Father's…

3 weeks ago

It Takes Balls: This Secondary Two Drop-Out Made A Career As Singapore’s Top 9-Ball Pool Player

I am sure most of you have groaned and whined at least once on a weekday morning to your parents,…

3 weeks ago

I Joined A Jewish Family For Shavuot & Got An Inside Look Into One Of Singapore’s Jewish Communities

Being a Singaporean, I'm proud of how far our little red dot has come since its independence in 1965, blossoming…

1 month ago

Drink And Draw – Life Drawing: I Tried Out Nude Drawing In Singapore For A Taste Of The High SES Life

Most of us Singaporeans will be familiar with the figure of the "ah beng" — loud and often crass, he's a…

1 month ago

Getting To Know The Iconic Yet Elusive Oracle Card Readers Of Holland Village

Holland Village is home to mostly cafes, bars and dessert shops. But among the crowds of drinkers and cafe junkies,…

2 months ago

Support These 10 Social Enterprises Founded By Singaporeans & Put Your Money To Good Use

Trends often come and go but there's one that looks like it's here to stay – the heightened awareness regarding environmental…

2 months ago

5 Well-Known Traditional Businesses In Singapore That Need To Stay For Years To Come

These people are makers and bakers, artisans and salesmen with one thing in common — they're masters in their chosen…

2 months ago

Life By Design: Delve Deeper Into The Mystical Arts & The Metaphysical At Haji Lane

I chanced upon this quaint little shop along Haji Lane named Life By Design. With several eye-catching knick-knacks displayed by…

2 months ago

10 Unique Things Singaporeans Do That Will Shock Foreigners

Though Singapore's a multi-cultural country, we're all united by a set of common quirks and habits. These may, however, leave…

3 months ago