Author Archives: Gwen Ong

About Gwen Ong

Gwen Ong believes in looking at the little details of life. Good music, paper crafts and man's best friends make her day. She secretly harbours a wish to travel the world as a nomad one day.
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Cath Kidston Autumn/Winter 2014 Collection

Eccentric, pretty and oh-so-cute! The latest season of Cath Kidston brings us a new quirky print called ‘Stop Thief!’ which is an ode to the founder’s love for vintage comics and cartoons. Tapping in on its playful vibe, the mischievous…

Not the real wedding, make believe! Source: Mirror UK

Congrats Brangelina On Getting Hitched!

One of the best-looking couple in the world has officially gotten married! After nine years and six children, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have gotten hitched. The wedding ceremony was said to have taken place in France last Saturday, Aug…

Ikea 2015 Catalogue Online Malaysia

Ikea 2015 Catalogue Now Available Online

Be still our hearts! This is probably one of the most anticipated moments of the year…it is when the latest Ikea catalogue lands on our doorstep. Or in this case, on our computer screen! Fresh from the printing press, the…

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What? Nail Polish That Can Detect Date Rape Drugs

Soon, if all goes well, we might be seeing a revolutionary product – nail polish that detects the presence of date rape drugs. Undercover Colors is a company started by four male undergraduates from North Carolina State University and their…

Melissa Shoes Opening Pavilion KL

Melissa Shoes Store To Open At Pavilion KL

Rejoice happy feet! Word on the street is that popular bubblegummy footwear brand Melissa will be opening up a new branch soon. The latest store will be located at Level 4, Pavilion KL next to Superdry. This marks the brand’s…

Common travel scams

8 Most Common Scams To Be Aware Of When Travelling

It’s easy to fall trap to these scams but be aware and equip yourself so you’re one step ahead of these scammers! There’s nothing more dampening on your travelling experience than to be scammed. The world is not as safe…

India Rice Bucket Challenge

The Other Bucket Challenge. Rice, Not Ice!

That is not a typo. It is really the rice bucket challenge and it’s for just as good a cause. Following the success of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, India has emerged with its very own version called the Rice Bucket Challenge….

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5 Foods That Can Help Control Blood Sugar

Keep your sugar levels in check! Blood sugar or blood glucose is the body’s main source of energy. When you eat food, the body breaks down the sugars and starches into glucose, which then enters the bloodstream. With the help…

Drinking warm water benefits

4 Reasons Why You Should Drink Warm Water In The A.M.

Forget coffee or tea in the morning, the way to perk yourself up is with warm water.  In Ayurvedic medicine, drinking very warm water is believed to be healing on the bodies as it provides digestive power and reduces metabolic…

Empty bed

Why It Gets Harder To Sleep As You Grow Older

Yup, ageing is not kind at all! Fact is half of the elderly population experience some form of sleep problems. Now scientists may have found the answer to why sleeping becomes a struggle as we get older. We are not able…