• Fashion Events,  Living

    [Event] The 2014 Theatre Line-Up at PJ Live Arts

    Here’s what’s coming up in our local theatre scene. The line-up for PJ Live Arts shows has been revealed and we’re pleased to share the highlights with you theatre-goers. Among the anticipated ones are Melbourne International Comedy Showcase, Faulty Towers and the annual PJ Laugh Fest which is slated to take place in May. Start gathering your friends and save the date for the performances you want to catch this year. Theatre For Young People April 7 – 13: The Magic Porridge Pot (from Sg) June 16 – 22: Puss In Boots (Sg) Oct 7 – 26: Don’t Let The Pigeon Drive The Bus (UK)   Home-Grown Comedy Feb 13…

  • Fashion,  Fashion Buzz

    Miley Cyrus Is The New Face Of Marc Jacobs

    Apart from twerking, tongue teasing, singing and entertaining, a certain young starlet can now put in another key point in her resume. With a list of reps such as Helena Bonham-Carter, Dakota Fanning, Victoria Beckham, and Sofia Coppola, the March Jacobs fashion house has always been a style favourite amongst the cool crowds — and said crowd will be getting cooler and hipper with this new announcement. The latest Marc Jacobs girl that will represent the brand is none other that the most talked about female entertainer of 2013, Miley Cyrus! This piece of information was confirmed by the fashion brand via their twitter account. Striking a brooding expression in a classic…

  • Buzz Worthy,  International

    The 20 Most Expensive Cities To Live In 2014

    City living sure is not cheap as this map can tell. If you’re planning on migrating to another city, have a look at this first. The website, Expatistan.com has compiled a list of the 20 most expensive cities in the world. It is based on information collected from some 200,000 residents worldwide, taking into account the average prices in 1,600 cities for everyday items such as food, rent and petrol. This site is designed to help expats appreciate the cost of living in their chosen destination. Here is the result of the 20 most expensive cities: 20. Washington 19. Tokyo – Japan 18. Melbourne – Australia 17. Amsterdam – Netherlands…

  • Entertainment

    It’s Official! The First Lego ‘The Simpsons’ Set

    Looks like everyone has Lego fever – even Springfield’s most famous yellow family! If you ever wanted to play doll for grown-ups, everyone’s favourite American middle-class family has officially received a Lego makeover and will soon be available in stores! A construction set and line of mini-figures inspired by The Simpsons will feature the entire house, with detailed interior rooms as well as minifigures of each of the show’s main characters – Homer, Marge, Bart, Maggie, Lisa and Ned Flanders! So now, we’ll be able to build our very own versions of the long-running animated series’ (25th season to be exact!) iconic Springfield home when it goes on sale in…

  • Food,  Lifestyle,  Recipes

    Heavenly Avocado Smoothie Recipes

    Have you ever had avocado in your smoothie before? If not then oh man, you are missing out! With a delicate taste and a creamy texture, avocados give any smoothie recipes a smooth, sleek and fulfilling finishing; especially if you’re looking to make a non-dairy tasty treat. And that’s not all – the fact that these wondrous fruits are filled with fiber, vitamins and healthy fats are definite plus points to make this a staple ingredient in any smoothie recipe! Here are some ridiculously delicious and heavenly avocado smoothie recipes that will have you, your family and friends going “Yum-yum” in no time! Avocado and Blueberry Smoothie Ingredients: 1 cup ice…

  • Home,  Living

    What Kind Of ‘Bored’ Are You

    It’s a state that we all go through but do you know boredom can be categorised into five types? Is the never-ending meeting boring you to death? Or the idly doing nothing on a weekend that gets to you? Well, there are actually five different kinds of boredom and most people tend to experience just one type throughout their lives. This is due to “personality-specific dispositions” according to researcher Thomas Goetz from the University of Konstanz, Germany. Just like other emotions such as anger or happiness, boredom matters for wellbeing and health. Here’s how one boredom differ from another: Indifferent This group of bored people appear relaxed, calm and withdrawn.…

  • Health,  Wellness

    Blogger’s Shocking Weight Gain from Hawker Food

    Now we’ve all been guilty of indulging in some hawker or mamak food every once in awhile, but continuous disregard for healthy eating is making us a fat nation This was recently proven by Singaporean food and healthy lifestyle blogger, Grace of Vegsmoothiebunny, who chose to consume an inexplicable amount of hawker food for a week (presumably because it’s cheap) since she was unable to prepare her own food at home due to extensive renovations at her place. Grace, a typically clean eater who packs her own lunchbox to work, was enthusiastic in the beginning at the prospect of not having to cook or wash up, and that she had a…

  • Family,  Family Features,  VenusMaxisFeed

    5 Great Tips To Help Your Child Excel

    Set your child on the road to success with these tips.  No questions about it but most parents do want their children to do well in school and aside from the teachers, you – mum and dad – do play an important role in their development. However, do know that there’s a difference between helping them to succeed and pushing them too far. Don’t expect perfection! An education is a means to help prepare your kids for the future and learn skills that can bring them far. It should be about motivating the child to apply their knowledge in the real world. Keep in mind these tips so your kid…

  • Love & Sex,  Relationships,  VenusMaxisFeed

    7 Signs He’s Not ‘The One’

    Are you dating someone but wondering whether or not he is ‘The One’? Being in love and in a relationship with someone is liberating, fun and gives meaning to life. However, it also means that you’d be investing a majority of your time, energy and emotion into one person – and for the remaining of your life if he is the one. This is why there comes a point in a relationship where you need to decide if it has a future or if you’re wasting your time – to decide whether or not he really is the one for you. While we are in no position to help you determine your…

  • Fashion,  Fashion Events

    Adidas Stan Smith Spring/Summer 2014’s Sustainable Upgrade

    One of the world’s most iconic footwear styles gets a sustainable upgrade! Did you know, when growing American Tennis icon Stan Smith first began wearing the world’s first leather tennis shoes in 1971, they actually featured the name of a former french tennis player? However, after two successful seasons and victories at both the US open and Davis Cup events in ‘71 and Wimbledon in ’72, the decision was made to officially re-christen the simple white leather silhouette to the Stan Smith and history was written – although French-made editions remain a grail! The Adidas Stan Smith shoe is one of the most iconic footwear styles in existence and its status…