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Five Cinspirations

Here are 5 precious cinspirations that sum up a good week filled with moments made of nostalgic company and my favorite food + drink, which I’m gonna miss so much while being away in a foreign land for a month. 1. Ain’s raya open house {for reuniting Class 2007, reliving good ol’ Tasmanian times, with the addition of new members a.k.a cool spouses} 2. This bowl of noodle soup with rice wine […]

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Five Cinspirations

While the town turned rather quiet throughout the raya holidays, my week was all about hustling and luckily, filled with silver sparkles. From the kitchen to wardrobe, these 5 little updates make for a huge makeover at home. 1. This belated ROM gift from dear Mafalda {for being so thoughtful in her gift selections and kind gesture, even when being far away} 2. This set of new coasters {because now I […]

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Hello July

With July steadily ushering in, we can now say that the first half of 2016 has gone by – for real. I hope you don’t feel like I do, that is guilty of not achieving much to make a difference. Everyday I find myself incredibly busy with new to-do-list to conquer by the hour. Yet when I look back, it’s either I don’t know what I’ve been doing or how time […]

A couple days ago, my dad solemnly said something that broke my heart. I learned that he thought my brother and I both love our other halves more than our parents, but that it’s okay because it’s just the way things work – Parents bring their children up, children become adults, spread their wings to fly and build their own new family. It was hard to listen but helplessly I did. […]

16 / 6 / 16 I just made the BIGGEST decision of my life: To tick off the #1 item that tops my bucket list! It made me so nervous, more nervous than I was on my ROM day I felt like I was about to faint. I finally freed an old dream that I’ve been growing since 4 years ago; mummified under layers of insecurities, doubts and fear. The […]

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Five Cinspirations

5 Cinspirations that made my past week a land of amusements: 1. These pink flowers + lemonade {for albeit looking fake, were as fresh as real + my new favorite drink, thanks to a simple yet creative twist of lemongrass} 2. This art jam station {for unexpectedly existing in a café} 3. This latte {for being served with throwback gem cookies, which I didn’t know I miss} 4. This rack […]

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Five Cinspirations

Here are 5 unique Cinspirations that unexpectedly elevated my past week! 1. This view from our hotel at Kathmandu {because lodging within a courtyard with the local community is a staycation like no other} 2. Celebrating É’s birthday at Nepal {and discovering a ‘secret’ traditional village named Bhanjyang on bike} 3. This egg dumpling bathed in soup {because I never knew something so kawaii exists in the world of Japanese food!} […]