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Story of my beautiful life

Recently, a young lady made a comment about how good her life is and when I heard that, I was envious of her life and how good it has been for her, though my life isn’t actually that bad. At least I’m still alive. Nonetheless, I feel like I’ve hid from people all my life […]

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France | Travel

Singaporean guide to becoming an au pair in France

These days, everyone dreams of living overseas. If you read TheSmartLocal’s article on 10 working holiday destinations for Singaporeans, you might notice the less known idea of living and working as an au pair in France. Even though the Singapore passport is ranked ‘most powerful’ in the world in terms of visa free travel, there […]

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What I learned in the last 2 years

It has always been my dream to experience working abroad. Since I resigned from my job and lost my Dad to cancer in 2015, I’ve started seeking out such opportunities more actively. This journey took me more than two years. As I reflect back on how far I have come, I realized that I have […]

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#metoo

I couldn’t take it anymore. Reading all the #metoo as I scroll through Facebook, I was surprised that so many of my friends actually have experienced sexual harassment or assault in some way. I was even, for a moment, thankful that I’ve never experienced such instances before, until I realized I HAVE. When I took […]

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Freelancing for beginners

You have heard of freelancing, know some freelancers, and perhaps even used their services before. It seems like a good way to earn some cash while you’re on a long break from work, or to turn your interest into a living without having any prior professional experience. Many people have asked me where I got […]

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What to do with leftover currencies?

As I was preparing for my trip to China, I found lots of leftover currencies that I’ve collected from all across Southeast Asia. Since I had a 6-hour wait for the flight, I decided to try out the kiosk and see what it really does. As soon as I cleared customs, I went to the […]

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