Thursday, 29 May 2014

Pizzas & Exercise

But on a more serious note, I'm taking part in the Global Corporate Challenge with a group of colleagues. Yes, it's almost as unthinkable as me not havin a self-balancing unicycle yet!

Pulse on!

Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Does It Again

When the receptionist at the Hong Kong's office messaged me that I have some flowers delivery, I was puzzled. When I saw the huge gorgeous lily-and-rose bouquet waiting on the reception table, I was delightful surprised and couldn't wipe the smile off my face! 

小笼包 does it again and surprised me while I'm away from Singapore. He really does a great job at pulling surprises like that. :)

When in Hong Kong

When in Hong Kong, do as the Hong Kongers do! Off to the horse races we go! :)

Saturday, 24 May 2014

Come to Mama Penguin

I swear they were swimming to me because they love me! I'm going crazy happy with all the penguins @ Ocean Park!

I spent so much time in the penguin arena and smelt of fish when I left. A happy fish though. :)

And That Makes 365 Days

And I still feel the same after 365 days. 

小笼包, thanks for everything. 


Sunday, 11 May 2014

Dance Moms Gone Wild

Two days ago, I came across Sia's Chandelier music video and was introduced to Maddie Ziegler. I found out that she is a dancer on Dance Moms. Oh gosh, I found my new guilty pleasure! Dance Moms is a reality show about the explosive dynamic relationships between the mums of a group of talent young dancers and the egomaniac dance teacher, Abby Lee Miller. Truth be told, the show is uber ridiculous, controversial, over-the-top and obviously abusive - who shouts at children at the top of their voices constantly and have shouting matches in front of a group of impressionable young girls?!

But I cannot stop watching! Oops!

P/S: I have been reading amazing things about Maddie's dance in the music video online. My personal opinion is that while there is no doubt Maddie is a technically strong and emotionally versatile dancer, I cannot help but being reminded of Ju-on in the video. The way she moves, the way she looks, the way she stares into the camera, the way she crawls, everything...

PPS: It is Mother's Day today. I guess I should be grateful to mum that I was never forced to take dance lessons while I was a child!

Update: Midway through Season 2, I begin to see an emerging pattern - hysterical dance teacher, fighting dance mums, crying little girls and then some trophies. Honestly, it's beginning to get boring and it's within a weekend. Yawns...