Category Archives: Holidays (Not Singaporean)

Theater Review: Junior Claus (Sponsored Post)

***I received complimentary tickets to see Junior Claus.  However, all views expressed within are my opinion*** On Saturday Nov 8 we went to see Junior Claus, a Little Company production, at DBS Arts Centre. Elevator ad in United Square “I’m … Continue reading

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Halloween 2014

If you’re looking to celebrate Halloween with Trick or Treating, here is the low-down… On Halloween (Oct 31), take a CAB to the Singapore American School in Woodlands from 6-8 pm.  DO NOT drive yourself-there is no parking. You will … Continue reading

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We celebrate Diwali because of Singapore

Ravi grew up with only one family tradition surrounding Diwali–eating a jalebi (to give the new year a sweet start).  If we had stayed in the US, that would likely be the only Diwali tradition that the girls grew up … Continue reading

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Diwali 2014

This year we really made an effort to celebrate Diwali.We began the day with Jalebi’s to get our year off to a sweet start.  This is a family tradition Ravi grew up with that we continue.  Don’t tell anyone that … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Diwali outfits

Sal Mubarak! Happy Diwali from our family to yours.

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Wordless Wednesday Easter

I grew up Catholic, so I have fond memories of celebrating Easter as a kid.  However, we weren’t terribly religious, and so for me, the holiday meant Easter Baskets and egg dyeing and a pretty dress.  As an adult in … Continue reading

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Trick or Treating Pictures 2013

Ellie is dressed as Pinky Pie, one of the characters on My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Rhiannon is dressed as Abby Cadabby from Sesame Street (mostly because I couldn’t find a cute Elmo costume I liked). Rhi getting her … Continue reading

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Trick or Treating 2013 PSA

At this time of year, my old entry on Halloween gets a lot of hits.  I figure it was time to do my annual PSA on Halloween for both my fellow expat Americans and those who are new to the … Continue reading

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Happy 4th/Thursday

It is within the window of time where it is the 4th of July in Singapore and back home.  July 4th is USA’s National Day, and we are now 237 years old (which makes us geriatric in comparison to SG … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday-Christmas 2012

Let’s file this under “better late than never.” Baking Xmas Cookies Family & Tree photo Note for Santa from Elanor (not in the picture-I signed Rhi’s name too). Cookies and Milk for Santa. Carrots are for Rudolph. Before the unwrapping … Continue reading

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