wellness

Fun in the Water with Paddleboards

(Dec 03, 2009) (Ready to test the waters in Boracay! Photo credit: Denise Tolentino via IslaBoheme ) Paddleboarding is a new quirky way to cut t...

Mumbai Turns a Green Leaf

(Dec 03, 2009) Sustainable living has become the new buzzword in today’s world. With resources depleting, the need of the hour is to lead ...

Rejuvenate with Passion Yoga

(Oct 15, 2009) Keeping up with the times, yoga, which started in 3300–1700 B.C.E, has been reinvented by various yogic gurus. New branches o...

Belly Dancing, the New De-stress Mantra

(Oct 08, 2009) Salsa was the dance form that dominated a few years ago, but times are changing as urban women are taking note of belly dancing, ...

KLites laugh their way to good health

(Aug 09, 2009) Yoga is considered to be one of the more popular forms of exercise here in KL. After a hectic week at work, a calm, quiet and soo...

Yoga Manila

(Jul 13, 2009) (Photo by Denise Tolentino) Inhale. Exhale. Inhale. As I follow the teacher’s voice, there’s a sense of calmness as ...

Naoshima, “the island of contemporary art”

(Oct 01, 2008) Naoshima is just about 3 hrs away from Tokyo, located in the Seto Island Sea. The island is full of contemporary art and architec...

Funky Phiten Titanium Necklace

(Apr 25, 2008) Along with the growing of sub-health among white collars, the discomfort on neck and shoulder becomes a common symptom amo...

True Spa and True Yoga Singapore

(Jul 11, 2007) True Spa and True Yoga are famous for their hardselling tactics. You get called up for some free massage or manicure, then you arr...

Original Sin – Singapore's only Vegetarian Mediterranean restaurant

(Jul 11, 2007) I was a vegetarian (not a very healthy one at that) for a grand total of 4 months and was a pescetarian (a person who will not ea...

Acres opens Singapore's first wildlife rescue centre!

(Jul 11, 2007) My dear friends at Acres (Animal Concerns Research & Education Society), a charity run by volunteers, have managed to raise so...

2.5 Billion Plastic Bags a year for Singapore.

(Jul 10, 2007) Singaporeans use a whopping average of 2.5 billion plastic bags a year. There's only recently been an effort made by some com...

Live Earth beamed out to One Fullerton, Singapore

(Jul 10, 2007) I admit, I'm part of the snarky brigade when it comes to SOS's Live Earth rock shows. Yeah yeah, it was all for good and ...

Shaping up, Slimming Down in KL

(Jul 09, 2007) In Asia, where obesity is quickly climbing, the pressure to be thin in order to fit in is intense. Step in OSIM. Recognizing t...

Singapore entertainment outlets bans smoking

(Jul 09, 2007) 1st of July 2007 will forever be marked as the day chain smokers decide to stop voting for the government. The last stronghold o...