Posts Tagged ‘cny’

Managing Happiness – Year of The Monkey.

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Smith Leong that originally appeared at Smithankyou - The Last Personal Blog.

My mum stayed over with us during this Chinese New Year because of the arrival of the lil one. If I've never told you guys before I am telling you now that I am actually a very big mummy's boy. I might look at the big tough guy with tattoos and doesn't care much but I'm actually a little bit of a ge (Read more...)

Spice Up the Tradition of Chinese New Year at Silk Road

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Jazpster that originally appeared at Six&Seven.

Szechuan cuisine is definitely no stranger to Singapore, but it is not always so straightforward finding a restaurant able to bring out the true flavour of this Chinese provincial cuisine; many establishments are either too uncouth in execution, or simply tone down the spice, and in turn spirit, alt (Read more...)

猴嘢, Our CNY Celebrations!

Sunday, February 14th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Kelvin Ang that originally appeared at Cheekiemonkies: Singapore Parenting & Lifestyle Blog.

Even though it was a long Chinese New Year weekend this year, the actual festivities did not kick in until the third day of the long weekend - which to be honest, felt particularly short (and draining) this year. Only 2 days of house visits this year, with work and school looming after that... but t (Read more...)

Chinese New Year Delights from Min Jiang and Goodwood Park

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Jazpster that originally appeared at Six&Seven.

The culinary teams from Min Jiang (Goodwood Park Hotel) and Min Jiang at One-North have introduced three new, raw fish-less Yusheng creations to tuck into this year. My personal pick is the Fruity Yusheng with Bacon & White Truffle Oil (Dine-in only at One-Nor (Read more...)

Happy Year of the Monkie!

Monday, February 8th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Kelvin Ang that originally appeared at Cheekiemonkies: Singapore Parenting & Lifestyle Blog.

Happy Chinese New Year!Here's wishing all our readers a very prosperous and bountiful Year of the Monkie!Stay healthy (always important), stay cheekie (quite important) and remember to spend quality time with your loved ones (most important)!祝大家猴年吉祥! 身体健康! 心想事成! 年年有余! 家和万事兴!HUAT AH!

Toss to Peachy, New Heights at Szechuan Court

Sunday, February 7th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Jazpster that originally appeared at Six&Seven.

Welcome the Year of the Monkey with an elaborate array of auspicious set menus at Szechuan Court & Kitchen, Fairmont Singapore—ranging from their Auspicious menu ($438 for 4-pax) to the exquisite Heavenly Harvest menu ($1388 for 10-pax)—available through 22 February 2016. Lobster (Read more...)

Lights of Legacy, Brighter Singapore: Highlights of Chingay 2016

Friday, February 5th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Kelvin Ang that originally appeared at Cheekiemonkies: Singapore Parenting & Lifestyle Blog.

Media InviteMention Chingay and scenes of festivity and conviviality come to mind. What started out as a Chinese street procession 44 years ago has morphed into a highly anticipated uniquely Singapore annual event today. With the various injections of performances by different cultural groups a (Read more...)

Singapore’s Largest Pen Cai at Cherry Garden

Friday, February 5th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Jazpster that originally appeared at Six&Seven.

Measuring up to 45cm in diameter and weighing in at more than 25kg, Cherry Garden‘s astounding and prodigious Luxurious Pen Cai, also the largest in Singapore, is perfect if you’re looking to indulge in the ultimate Chinese New Year Feast. Priced at $368 for 6 persons—though I feel there’s mo (Read more...)

Yusheng for All at Halal-certified Carousel, Royal Plaza on Scotts

Friday, February 5th, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Jazpster that originally appeared at Six&Seven.

Yusheng is for everyone—share the love, and calories, we say. This Chinese New Year, award-winning and Halal-certified buffet restaurant Carousel at Royal Plaza on Scotts presents a magnificent Mushrooms Mosaic Yusheng ($158 small, $188 large) for all to indulge. Taking inspiration from ̵ (Read more...)

Activities to Occupy your Kids this Chinese New Year (CNY) Long Weekend 2016

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

This post is a reprint of a post by Kelvin Ang that originally appeared at Cheekiemonkies: Singapore Parenting & Lifestyle Blog.

It's the Year of the (Cheekie)Monkie! And best of all, it will be a super long weekend! So besides the usual fare of house-to-house visiting and gorging, there is absolutely NO need to go bananas if you are looking to keep the little ones occupied. Not when my list includes enough activities to last (Read more...)