• OUTFITS,  VLOG

    Cats’ Safari at Sunny Hills

    I spent one Saturday immersed in some furry therapy at Cats’ Safari with Ottie and some cool colleagues at the end of last year. Cats’ Safari features pedigree rescue kitties being cared for by the owners and volunteers. It opens to the public on weekends for only $5, and provides private therapy sessions to people who need it over the weekdays (e.g. abused children, special needs). It’s a humanitarian take on the popular cat cafes, and that’s what makes it super cool. I love this wall. Here’s Ottie wearing the socks we got for $5 upon entry. I fell in love with this particular grey kitty, and still can’t stop thinking about…

  • OUTFITS,  TRAVELOGUE

    Flowers at Kirstenbosch

    Back to my trip to South Africa – we met up with Cand and drove up to the most biodiverse national parks that the country boasts in Kirstenbosch one sunny day. It was pretty glorious… I even got to touch their national flower! The King Protea is a blooming beast with spiky petals for extra ferocity. It’s pronounced pro-tea-uh, but somehow I can’t stop thinking of a king who really loves tea. Anyway, pictures in this wonderful adventuring park! Entrance was only 55 Rand (SGD $5). The scenery in this country is ridiculously photogenic. I still can’t get over it. We walked across the new Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway: The underside…

  • EVENTS,  FOOD,  OUTFITS

    Burger King: Gourmeji Mushroom Swiss Burger

    It’s a special day today, because Burger King launches the Gourmeji Mushroom Swiss Burger from now till mid-January 2016, while stocks last! As a fan of their best-selling Mushroom Swiss burger, I was very privileged to have scored a media preview courtesy of Omy earlier this week. I hadn’t yet packed for my trip the next day, but I had to go; it’s Mushroom-freaking-Swiss we’re talking about here. These gourmet Shimeji mushrooms are the key ingredient in the Gourmeji Mushroom Swiss Burger. Gourmet + Shimeji = Gourmeji. Geddit? We had a quick introduction into what makes this burger so special, with staff from Omy and Burger King giving a very…