Category Archives: Festive

Romancing Autumn In Singapore

The eternal summer in Singapore makes the colder climate, especially the changing of seasons very appealing. While Spring is fresh and invigorating, Winter is white and reflective, there is something about Autumn that is lush and romantic. Andrea Gibson said … Continue reading

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The 26th of July

This date is special because it is my birthday. Over the years, when the number 26 pops up, there is a warm feeling, almost an ownership of this number, or at least an association. In life, there is much to … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mother’s Day

Next Thursday is my mother’s 88th birthday. We are having a family celebration on Sunday which is also Mother’s Day. There is much to celebrate. Last year my mother was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. We expected the worst. I did. … Continue reading

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The Fitfteen Days Of Chinese New Year Celebration

This is the first weekend after the 15 days of Chinese New Year celebration. All in, including the preparation, Chinese New Year has become a month-long affair. In years when I had a Chinese New Year movie, it would go … Continue reading

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恭喜发财 Gong Xi Fa Cai

Christmas is magical. With pretty decorations and presents, it is a meaningful and happy time of the year. Chinese New Year is an auspicious time. To many Chinese, the year starts only after the Chinese New Year. It has a … Continue reading

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