Plant Your Own Garden Cress

As it's Spring, I looked online to find toddler-friendly gardening activities to do with Theo. Except, we don't have a garden. Our balcony is a tiny one occupied by the clothes rack that is constantly packed with the kids' clothes. Hence I started listing a few prerequisites of the plant we would grow together: 1. …

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Homegrown Organic Vegetables

No, I don't grow my own vegetables. Just haven't got green fingers. However I'm really fortunate! Last Friday I met up with a friend and she generously shared with me her mum's homegrown organic pumpkin and tomatoes. Don't they look so beautiful? I cooked Thai Pumpkin and Chicken Curry with them. The pumpkin was so …

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Tulips Mania

When a friend bought me some tulip bulbs from the Netherlands in 2012 to plant in my balcony garden, I fell in love with these GORGEOUS flowers. They are so easy to love and care for, and most importantly, their vibrant colours brighten up any dull-looking balcony. Don't you just love the blending of colours …

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A peep into our landlord’s garden

After dragging myself out of bed to the Immigration Office this morning, I realised it's Tuesday and not Monday. Oh well, you might ask 'what's the big deal?'. Ok, the office is closed on Tuesdays. I knew that for a fact but I just didn't realise it's Tuesday today. Did sulk and whine a little …

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