Last year, I ditched my car and started taking public transport to work. Did the world collapse? Find out more!Read More
It is possible to keep sane in the midst of a deluge of emails. You just need to follow a couple of guidelines.Read More
Lately, I’ve come to realise that there was something wrong with my approach to personal finance. I’ve not been able to put a finger on what was wrong until now.Read More
Inbox Zero isn’t a myth. It can be achieved if you’re diligent and use some of Outlook’s powerful functions.Read More
I went through massive changes last year. As a result, it has been a challenge to achieve any kind of work/life balance.Read More
Japan remains my one of my favourite destinations. In this #FlashbackFriday post, I repost a travelogue of a trip to Kyoto. It was for a fashion assignment.Read More
One of the most fascinating places I’ve visited in Seoul was “Seoullo 7017”, a highway redesigned/recycled to be a pedestrian overpass.Read More
What a year 2018 has been! If there’s one word that I can use to describe how it has been for me it is CHANGE.Read More
On Dec 26, 2004, 250,000 people in 14 countries died. The Asian Tsunami, as it was called, hit countries such as Indonesia, Thailand and even my country -- Malaysia.
To remember this tragic day, I dig up a blog post I published a day after one of the world's worst disasters.Read More
Malaysia’s print media is being rocked by the Internet age. And it’s reacting by shedding staff and cutting costs. Can anything else be done to stop the bleeding?Read More
How do you use social media if you’re an ordinary Joe or Jane who doesn’t want to be an influencer or market a product or service?
Here’s how I do it.Read More
I am one of those annoying creatures that bounce out of bed in the morning with a smile on my face. But I’ve not always been this way.Read More
We romance novel readers get a lot of flack. There seems to be an assumption that if you read romance you are shallow, not interested in the deeper things of life and well, we can go on but we shall not.
I suppose the fact of the matter is this - people look down on the romance genre. But why? Especially since it’s the one that rakes in the money for publishers?Read More
My life has changed a lot since adopting a more minimalist lifestyle - for one, I’ve cut a lot of unnecessary expenditure - here are some things I don’t miss buying.Read More
Who doesn’t love a good scandal? (Okay, probably not the victims.) However, they certainly make riveting reading. Here are some of the best books about real-life scandals that I’ve read.Read More
They say Malaysians don’t read much, but you wouldn’t believe that when you see the long, long queues at Kinokuniya KLCC a few weeks ago.
Tom Wright, one of the writers of Billion Dollar Whale - the tell-all about Jho Low - was in town. Everyone wanted a piece of his book and maybe, of him.Read More
When Sharnila Pillai was laid off, she didn’t waste time sulking about it. Instead, she took the chance to build a dream business that fills her days with joy.Read More
This Robert Downey Jr movie remains one of my favourites - because who doesn’t love a good redemption tale?Read More
I've changed a lot as a blogger. My content strategy has changed massively as well. Now with new goals on the horizon, I believe it's time for another shift in my blog's content strategy.Read More
Blogs have changed. And so has my blogging style. I reflect on 14+ years of writing on the world wide web.Read More