Archive for August, 2014

Eat Yong Tau Foo for a Healthier You

It was in 1960’s that the sweet and humble beginnings of Yong Tau Foo was established. Yong Tau Foo is a tofu that is garnished with pork or sometimes fish paste. This “stuffed bean curd” or the Yong Tau Foo is a dish that is found Singapore as well as in Malaysia. In today’s era, the […]

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Mooncakes – A Secret Weapon During the Yuan Dynasty

In the past years, mooncakes where used as a way to convey secret messages to other people because in the time of Yuan Dynasty, it was said that China – led by Zhu Yuanzhang of the Ming Army – defeated Mongolians. On the 15th day of the lunar month most especially on full moon, people […]

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Things to Know about NBA Playoffs

One of the most popular games in the world is basketball. Here in Singapore, though football is the preferred sport, basketball still captured some of the hearts of Singaporeans. If you are a basketball fan, you love to watch America’s National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs. For 8 glorious weeks, you will be indulged in matchups […]