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8 Ways Singaporeans Stain Their Teeth Even Without Red Wine Or Kopi

stain teeth wine coffeeTeeth staining culprits    We already know the big “No-no”s when it comes to getting sparkling, white teeth. No smoking, no cup of joe in the morning, nor bottle of red wine after work - and that’s already a HUGE sacrifice, especially for those who need ‘em to function.  But sorry...
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This TV Series Challenges Foreigners To Do Singaporeans' Jobs For A Day

Steady LahSteady Lah, Singaporean already!   Putting oneself in a completely new environment is daunting to say the least, and to adopt a Singaporean’s way of life as a foreigner can be pretty confusing with all our jumble of cultures and languages. What’s the diff between “lah” and “leh”, what’s taboo in...
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5 Subtle Signs Your Parents Need A Fall Screening If They Above 60 Years Old

Mount Alvernia Fall Screening Assessment Elderly Seniors Rehab Leg StrengthTelltale signs your parents need a checkup     Growing up, one thing that I’ve realized about my parents is that they’re very sneaky people, especially when it comes to their health. They’ll make a fuss of me falling sick - “See doctor already anot? Take medicine. Ask for MC. I...
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5 Daily Opportunities Singaporeans Can Make New Friends But Don't Because Pai Seh

lift strangerOpportunities to socialise   If we seized every chance we had to make a new friend, we’d probably have a million friends by now. You’ll be surprised at how many opportunities come by us on a daily basis, that we throw away because we’re just that anti-social. Here are 5 such...
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How to Hack Your Way Into the Next Promotion - According To Singaporean Employers

Struggle no more in getting a promotion   “Huh, you work how long already still never get promo? How to survive with that pay?” might be something that annoyingly rings in our ears every social gathering. If only our friends and family knew how difficult it is to climb up the...
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9 Food Scenes In Super Slow Motion Glory That Will Trigger Any Singaporean

cover imageFood scenes in melodramatic Super Slow Motion    Whether it’s splitting chopsticks unevenly or tearing xiao long bao when you kiap it - these are food moments that we encounter almost everyday. But even though these scenes can be frustrating, you'll be able to appreciate them with a totally new perspective...
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10 Pictures That'll Make A 1970s Time Traveller To Singapore Question Reality

singapore 1970s_singtel wifi meshTime-travelling in Singapore   Adapted from Source Open up any of your social media feeds and you’ll be flooded by your friends sharing posts of 90s routines, rustic restaurants, or even toys from your childhood. There’s always something about the past that people find themselves attracted to. Yet, in Singapore’s push...
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10 Things Singaporeans Will Only Appreciate After Living Overseas

Singapore Noodles vs Singaporean Noodles, The Smart LocalA Singaporean abroad     Adapted from Source, Source, Source, Source, Source Moving from Singapore to England to further my studies, I got to learn things that went beyond my degree - like learning not to call random strangers aunty or uncle, and knowing the difference between a chip and a...
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5 Ways To Experience Truly Authentic Indian Culture In Singapore

A deeper look at Singapore’s Indian Heritage   Ask any Singaporean, and they’ll tell you that Little India is the mecca of our Indian history and culture. But beyond a belly full of mutton briyani and a late-night grocery run at Mustafa, we bring you 5 unique ways to experience real...
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5 Of Singapore's Oldest Provision Shops That Look Like They Time-Travelled From 1960s

singapore old provision shopsProvision shops from Singapore’s past   A facet of our heartland culture that we often take for granted lies just right in our own void decks -- The provision shop. Call it a mini-mart, mama shop, or zhap heh diam, the provision shop has been an establishment in our neighbourhoods ever...
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