Author: amandajayne

Romance is

Romance is

Romance is kisses on the forehead, kisses in the rain, surprise kisses at any time of the day. Cooking for your spouse when he/she is feeling blue making their favourite dishes just because you can do. Handwritten letters, foot massages, hugs mid-flight, and impromptu dancing […]

Do You Need A Car In Singapore?

Do You Need A Car In Singapore?

Abel and I bought a brand new car this weekend. It was a shot-gun decision to be honest. We decided to go ahead with it when the news came up about Singapore’s new ruling to cut the growth of new cars to 0% (it was […]

Living With Big Boobs In Asia

Living With Big Boobs In Asia

This is an excerpt from an article I did for Elle.sg. You can read the full article here. I never understood the fuss about breasts till I turned 18. I think it was only then that I discovered that the chesticles I bore from puberty […]

Housing Options For Newlyweds Who Are Waiting For Their BTO

Housing Options For Newlyweds Who Are Waiting For Their BTO

It can take upwards from three years for a build-to-order (BTO) flat from Housing Development Board (HDB) to be ready. Some projects can take just two years; others, nearly six. For newlyweds, this can prove to be quite a trying situation. It is a frustrating […]

The Seven-Step Guide To Applying For A HDB BTO Flat

The Seven-Step Guide To Applying For A HDB BTO Flat

 Taking the plunge to become a homeowner? If you are one of the many first-time applicants looking to purchase a Build-To-Order (BTO) flat, this easy seven-step guide can help you navigate the complex waters of HDB’s multi-step BTO flat application. Allay any fears you may […]

What To Look For When Picking Your BTO Flat

What To Look For When Picking Your BTO Flat

Picking your BTO (Build-to-Order) unit is not as easy as picking 4D numbers. You need some finesse to approach this difficult task. You’ll have to do plenty of research and predict the future (just a bit!). Start by canvassing the area; you should be familiar […]

Lost Millennial: I don’t know what I’m doing anymore

Lost Millennial: I don’t know what I’m doing anymore

When I was younger. I used to know what I wanted to do. I had goals. But the older I grow, the more I realise how unattainable my goals are. How unrealistic. Live in an apartment facing the city and the sea, be an editor […]

Inhumans vs The Gifted – Which New Marvel Show Is Actually Worth Your Time

Inhumans vs The Gifted – Which New Marvel Show Is Actually Worth Your Time

Wait what? There are new Marvel shows out? After the failed The Defenders, I understand how you feel. Inhumans and The Gifted, both shows about superpowered beings? That’s too much to take in! I’m just going to put it out there. I’ve watched both first […]

Recipe: Foolproof Sugar Cookies (unicorn-shaped!)

Recipe: Foolproof Sugar Cookies (unicorn-shaped!)

Vanessa gave me a unicorn cookie cutter. With the husband away and a bit of procrastination, I found myself having plenty of time to whip up a quick batch of cookies. Please follow and like us:

Everything wrong with Marvel’s The Defenders

Everything wrong with Marvel’s The Defenders

After Luke Cage aired, my excitement for The Defenders was off the charts. I combed through website after website, hoping for a hint of what was to come. Then Iron-stinking-Fist aired. My excitement wavered but ultimately stood strong.   It’s just one shitty character out […]