Archive for August, 2011

Total Shopping Count

Back from Hong Kong I bought 5 blouses, 1 tee shirt, 1 skirt, 1 pair of jeans, 1 pair of really cheap earrings, 1 watch, 1 handbag and 3 pairs of shoes. I blame it on the shopaholic gene inherited from my mom. She bought 4 blouses, 1 cardigan, 1 scarf, 4 tee shirts, 2 […]

Hong Kong, Again!

I’m going Hong Kong for the 2nd time this year!  This trip was decided rather hurriedly.  My mom was moaning that she hasn’t confirmed any holiday plans… and she even contemplated following my aunts on a tour to HK… which I thought was ridiculous since they all speak fluent Cantonese and HK’s such an easy […]

Monkey See Monkey Do

It’s quite funny.  To me at least.  I have a habit of writing down the various tasks that I need to do on a post-it and sticking it on my laptop.  As the list of tasks grow, so do the number of post-its. Yesterday, my boss walked over to where M1 sits & said to […]


Facebook leaves me conflicted. Sometimes I’m glad it allows me to keep in touch with old friends and acquaintances, sometimes it satisfies my curiosity and busybody-ness about which old friend / schoolmate came out of the closet, and sometimes it reminds me why some friends remain on FB only.

In A Heartbeat

Of the new generation of National Day songs, Home, has been my perennial favourite.  This year’s song, In A Heartbeat, however, has quite captured my heart too.  Lovely tune & meaningful words.   Hope you like it too.

Empty Vessels

From the comments Tan Jee Say has made, it appears that he has no idea what the President of Singapore can and cannot do. And his comment about wanting to check the “excesses of the government”? Good grief! I wonder if he remembers that HE was the one who wanted to frivolously take out $10bil […]

We found out today that a 2nd account of ours is under attack by one of “GRC” that left. This is something that I don’t understand. It’s been 2 months plus since the account was handed over to the new account servicer. Why wasn’t more effort put into the 2 months to build rapport to […]

August 2011