My Top NYC Tourist Tips!

They say you only become a true New Yorker after you’ve lived here for 10 years. Well, I’ve only been here for just over 2, but I still think I’ve learnt a thing or two in my time!  I often get asked about what to do and what to see when friends, colleagues and acquaintances are visiting NYC so I thought I’d compile my favourites for you! This is mainly aimed at first time visitors […]

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NYC Neighborhood Guide: I Love the Upper West Side!

Hi Friends! As if you couldn’t tell from my West Village and Hell’s Kitchen NYC Neighborhood Guides, I really do the love the west side of Manhattan! So much so, that obviously, I just had to profile the Upper West Side (or UWS) next! Nestled in between Hell’s Kitchen to the south and Harlem to the north (spanning West 58th St all the way to West 110th St), the UWS sits pretty between Riverside Park […]

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Labor Day Weekend 2019

This past weekend was Labor Day Weekend in the US, which meant we got an extra day of vacation this Monday! Labor Day is a nod to the contributions of the American workforce and it’s traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It unofficially marks the last weekend of the summer season (though I refuse to believe that right now!) and there’s a well known saying here that you can’t wear white after Labor Day! […]

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My Skincare Essentials

I’m sure I’ve mentioned before, I’m a total skincare junkie! I love make up too but I generally keep my make up routine quite streamlined and I’m not too experimental about it, aside from a bold lip every now and then. But when it comes to skincare, especially now I’m in my, ahem, 30s, I’m much more inclined to spend my time and my money here rather than anywhere else. As they say, a good […]

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Travel Adventures: A Quick Trip to Singapore!

Earlier this year I was lucky enough to get the chance to visit Sinagpore – it was a work trip first and foremost but once I knew I was going, I made plans to extend for a few days so I could see some of the sights! Apart from my fabulous trip to Bali, Indonesia I haven’t actually seen all that much of Asia so I was definitely excited when this opportunity came up! As […]

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