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10 Fruit-Infused Water To Help Detoxify & Burn Fats With Minimal Effort

February 20, 2019 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on 10 Fruit-Infused Water To Help Detoxify & Burn Fats With Minimal Effort

We all know that golden hard and fast rule when it comes to losing weight healthily—exercise more and eat clean. Yet in our current daily rat-race, finding time between work and sleep to hit the gym or meal prep might prove to be a bit of a problem. Sure there are healthy meal delivery options, but those prove to be...


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Zi Yean Bistro – Affordable Dim Sum With Unusual Flavours In Redhill

January 30, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Zi Yean Bistro – Affordable Dim Sum With Unusual Flavours In Redhill

While we love dim sum as a late night supper, it is still traditionally a breakfast affair. Over at Zi Yean Bistro, they serve dim sum all through the day at extremely affordable prices.  Taking inspiration from the name — “Zi Yean” meaning natural in Cantonese — their chefs go light-handed on the salt and oil to best present the...


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XYCD Sichuan Cuisine – Affordable Sichuan Delights In The CBD

January 29, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on XYCD Sichuan Cuisine – Affordable Sichuan Delights In The CBD

Nestled in a corner of The Sail at Marina Bay, you’d never expect to find a humble little tuckshop serving bowls of Sichuan-style noodles and rice boxes. There’s so much more to Sichuan cuisine than just the usual mala hotpots, and here you can get authentic home-cooked styled Sichuan cuisine that’s less on the oil, more on the portions. They...


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Patisseries Vine – Artisanal Macaron Shop In A Zi Char Stall Run By A 20 Year Old

January 12, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Patisseries Vine – Artisanal Macaron Shop In A Zi Char Stall Run By A 20 Year Old

Tucked away in an odd corner of a local Chinese eatery, along rows and rows of shophouses and coffee shops, it’s almost way too easy to miss this unassuming shop, even if you’re actively looking out for it. A humble display cabinet placed outside a glass window kitchen is the only indication that it’s there. At the age of 20,...


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Xin Xin Cafe – Their Special Chicken with Rice Is Worth Travelling To Expo For

January 2, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Xin Xin Cafe – Their Special Chicken with Rice Is Worth Travelling To Expo For

Originally located in Jalan Basar, Xin Xin Cafe has since moved to Changi Business Park to give the businessmen there a taste of home cooking. Sparked by a desire to offer more authentic tasting Malaysian-style dishes while indulging in local favourites and Western delights, Xin Xin Cafe has since then become a popular go-to hang out and dining spot, so...


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Nice Snack Corner – A Heaven In Yishun For Cheap & Yummy Laksa, Popiah and Dessert

December 11, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Nice Snack Corner – A Heaven In Yishun For Cheap & Yummy Laksa, Popiah and Dessert

For all those of you who think that Yishun is a place where only the odd and the distasteful happens, be prepared to be proven wrong.  Sure enough, just beside Northpoint City, you’d find a quiet HDB area that’s home to a plethora of eats at perhaps some of the most affordable prices ever. While they’re also famous for Blk...


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Sambal Time – Healthy Nasi Lemak & Homemade Sambal That’s Legit Tasty

November 27, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Sambal Time – Healthy Nasi Lemak & Homemade Sambal That’s Legit Tasty

If you love a good nasi lemak in the morning but worry about your ever-expanding waistline, fear not because Sambal Time offers the most nutritious nasi lemak that’s not just delicious and healthy but also Halal-certified. While it might seem like plenty of places are jumping on the healthy-eating train, rest assured that this isn’t anything gimmicky, with nothing but...


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Lad & Dad — Proper British Comfort Food Minus The Hefty Price Tag

November 24, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Lad & Dad — Proper British Comfort Food Minus The Hefty Price Tag

Perhaps odd that in the middle of Maxwell Food Centre, where you’d normally expect to find your typical Singaporean fare, is a stall that sells not-so-typical British food. What we mean by that is—quintessentially British comfort food without the quintessential British price tags. Opened by a father-and-son duo (hence the name Lad & Dad), this humble stall has been the...


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Fresh Fish Seafood Soup – The Best Fish Soup In Upper Thomson Road

November 23, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Fresh Fish Seafood Soup – The Best Fish Soup In Upper Thomson Road

You know how sometimes our mothers constantly tell us to eat less instant noodles and to have more proper meals? Yet there’s always something more satisfying about having a quick bowl of maggi whipped up in three minutes, with an egg cracked in for extra luxury. Some might call it poor man’s cooking, but here at Fresh Fish Seafood Soup,...


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99 Old Trees – The Most Legit Durian Mousse Ever

November 20, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 99 Old Trees – The Most Legit Durian Mousse Ever

Perhaps it’s one of Singaporeans’ biggest pity that durians aren’t in season all year round. Sure enough, there might be durian cafes to help tide us through, but more often than not the prices are far from wallet-friendly. 99 Old Trees, known for their farm-to-table durians and durian delivery service, have now crafted the most decadent Durian Mousse to give...