Expat Living Singapore
clothing stores in singapore
TANGS houses a large selection of chic-casual, beach, swim and glam clothing options
Resort, swim and hot-weather wear for all the family!

Our top swim and summer wear style picks for kids and adults

Brexit, financial advice
After the historic Brexit vote the UK are set to leave the EU
Turning point – what’s next after Brexit?

The Brexit referendum result was the prologue and a new chapter awaits. What do investors need to consider after the historic vote?

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Things to do: 25–31 July

Chase away the Monday blues and get excited, there's plenty of fun activities happening this week

part-time cleaner, Singapore
Engage the friendly helpers from A-Team Amahs & Cleaners for your home-help needs
Living in Singapore
Home cleaners, maids and handymen reviewed

Part-time home help, full-time domestic help, on-demand concierges and air-conditioning services

Living room ideas
Prato square nested coffee table, Originals
Living in Style!

The hottest living room furniture and furnishings in stores now.

1-altitide chis millar lunch menu with a view singapore
Tuck in to the delicious Linguini Hokkaido Scallops at 1-Altitude's Stellar Restaurant
Wine and Dine
Singapore’s top 9 lunch spots

Fab new lunch menus, great value lunchtime deals and all-round beautiful spots to enjoy a midday meal or afternoon tea...

Finnish Food
Finnish Karelian Pies with Egg Butter- Yum!
Wine and Dine
Recipe Swap: Finnish Karelian Pies vs Mediterranean Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Add these mouth-watering dishes to your repertoire.

Tired of searching for the perfect hairdresser? We've reviewed the best salons for you to get your trim, highlights and treatments. Click here to get your copy delivered straight to your door.

Back to School Supplies – sorted!

School supplies you need for your kids this year, and where to buy them

Kids Toys Scooter Singapore
Micro Speed+ Scooter, $235, White and Black Trading
Cool for School: back to school essentials

We round up some of the most handy items you need that are not only practical but look great too!

self storage
Created an uncluttered house easily
Living Here
Five ways to de-clutter your home using valet storage

We all know condos and homes in Singapore are space poor - check out this easy storage solution to create more room

healthy getaways in asia
A Healthy Getaway in Phuket

Rebecca Bisset heads to Phuket to see if a three-day purifying regime can give her the boost she’s after

Get stuck into the crowds on the ground for some serious atmosphere
Things to do
10 things to do during the National Day long weekend this year

Where to go and what to do to celebrate National Day on 9 August

family fun activities in perth
Kayaking with sea lions
Things to do
EL's Top 5 Family Adventures in Perth

For the adventurous families planning a trip to Western Australia: Here are the some activities you can do there!

homes in singapore
Gorgeous exterior view of the house and swimming pool
From Belgium, with Love: Mount Pleasant

A rarefied colonial ambience, surrounded by nature and steeped in history

spanish restaurants in singapore
Seafood and chicken paella
Wine and Dine
A Taste of Spain

Traditional specialties, fusion variations and modern interpretations of Spanish food to be enjoyed ...

outdoor activities in singapore
Rock Climbing
The Great Outdoors

Take your workout out of the gym with our mini-guide to exercising in the open air.

Can you afford an International School in Singapore?

This brand new school is bridging the gap between the costs of local and international schools in Singapore

food home delivery, home delivered groceries
Salads have never looked so good
Living in Singapore
Healthy, top quality snacks and ingredients delivered to your doorstep

Stock up on nutritious products, without the hassle of crowds, long queues or heavy grocery bags

Win a Spa Package from The Nail Bar at Cluny Court
Competition closes in
Singapore Art and Culture
Over 150 items to view!
Things to do
On The Wall: July 2016

What’s on in Singapore’s art scene this month?

reading classes international schools singapore
OWIS students can often be heard discussing their favourite books and giving recommendations to their friends
Reading matters: Teaching kids to love words

Developing a passion for reading needs to happen at an early age. It's a passion your child's school can help drive.

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Enjoy a quiet moment before or after your appointment
Hair and Beauty
Luxury spa treatments in Singapore – tried and tested!

We tried these pampering spa treatments in the heart of the city and here’s what we found... did we mention we love our jobs?

top furniture stores in Singapore
Warwick fabrics in customized lamps to suit your style and liking.
Home decor Shopping
Tips for styling your new home this summer

Discover how to furnish your home quickly and at the right price

Design Intervention wins best interior for third year running!

The latest award winning interiors project from Design Intervention is sure to provide serious style inspiration for your own pad

beach holidays in asia
Alila Seminyak
Things to do
Beach Breaks

Stunning seaside destinations just a short flight or ferry ride away

Prenuptial agreements, divorce, prenup, Singapore lawyers
Prenuptial agreements aren't common in Singapore but are vital to avoid nasty divorce battles
Living Here
Five things you should know about prenups in Singapore

In Hollywood, signing a prenup agreement before tying the knot is par for the course, but here in Si...

toy storage ideas, kids bedroom furniture
A seat and a place to hide toys!
Decorating Ideas
Five simple and fun toy storage solutions

Your kid's room is always on the verge of becoming a disaster area. Try these storage ideas to keep it in some sort of order.

Video: A restaurant recreating Middle Eastern food

Watch how these young chefs are putting a spin on the mezze plate

cafe Singapore, coffee
Sarnies cafe - fresh and friendly
Video: A community café that's fresh and friendly

It's not fancy but Sarnies certainly attracts plenty of loyal customers

Fun at the Epicurean Market
Wine and Dine
Epicurean Market at Marina Bay Sands

Expect so much more at this food festival's fourth edition

holiday tips, travel tips
Let the professionals do the hard work so you can enjoy your holiday
Travel Tips
Enjoy a stress-free holiday in four easy steps

The most stressful thing about holidays are organising them. Learn how to do it the easy way.

Singapore Leonie Hill
Right in the heart of the city!
Living in Singapore
Street Talk: Leonie Hill Road

An insider's guide to life in their 'hood

kids furniture shopping Singapore, Harvey Norman Singapore
A ‘real-life’ racecar collection in shiny red and blue metallic colors to transform the big boys’ bedrooms into racetracks
Decorating Ideas
Bedroom furniture, kids review beds, closets and shelves

Children have their say when it comes to the furniture in their bedroom

great singapore sale, sofas, couches, home decor
Dine in style with this industrial style solid teak dining table
Home decor Shopping
Makeover your home during the Great Singapore Sale

Sick of the sight of your shabby old sofa? Ready to ditch your dining table? Give your home a mini makeover by saving big on stylish homewares and fur...

Asparagus salami and egg platter ($16)
Wine and Dine
At The Bar: Gemmills

We scour the bar scene to bring you the new and noteworthy. It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to ...

ABRSM exam Singapore, music teachers, music lessons
Sitting the ABRSM exam is difficult so the Aureus Academy developed the Perfect Pass Programme
How to help your child pass the ABRSM exam

The ABRSM (Associate Board of the Royal Schools of Music) exam is tough. Learn how to give your chil...

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Take a much-needed break at this spa which will accommodate your kids as well
Hair and Beauty
Pampering spa for mums in Singapore

Enjoy a pampering spa day that’s the perfect time out from parenting duties

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Have your facial customised to the unique needs of your skin
Hair and Beauty
What are clinical facials and which one is right for you?

A clinical facial offers more than relaxation and a quick pick-me-up. Choose from microdermabrasion,...

Get in our bellies, now!
Affordable Buffet

All-you-can-eat BBQ plus free-flow champagne and beer! Who says you can't find an affordable buffet in Singapore?

botox, Ultherapy, skincare
"It’s all about looking natural, but still looking better and fresher"
Style and Beauty
The Wrinkle Whisperer

Get rid of wrinkles and lines but stay age appropriate with these beauty treatments and tips

the effect of britain leaving the eu on the sg dollar
The SGD had its most volatile day since becoming a floating currency in 1985, and further economic turbulences are expected in the upcoming days, weeks, months or even years
Five tips for international money transfers after Brexit

What does Britain's departure from the EU mean for the SG$?

good restaurants in singapore
OSIA Steak & Seafood Grill
Wine and Dine
Down Under Dining

We round up some of Singapore’s best Aussie-influenced tables to try

recipes in singapore, peach and thyme tea
Afternoon Tea: Peach and Thyme Tea
Wine and Dine
Recipe Swap: Peach and Thyme Tea and Thai Larb Salad

Dawn Lee and Kanak Muchhal tell us how

Botox, slim the jawline without surgery, Botox treatments in Singapore, anti-ageing treatments, IYAC Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Clinic
Get a slim and contoured jawline with Botox
Hair and Beauty
Combine Botox and laser treatments for a younger looking you

Smooth lines, ease wrinkles and even slim your face with these incredible Botox and laser treatments...

where to eat pizza in singapore
Pizza from Bella Pizza
Wine and Dine
Quay Cuisine

Here are our opinions of the "hottest" restaurants and bars across the three quays

Escape to Yunnan

Sarah Richard discovers an unexpected new favourite getaway: Yunnan Province in China

adult braces, orthodontist, dentist
There's no age limit when it comes to braces
What to expect if you need braces in adulthood

Braces are more commonly seen on teenagers than adults, but what if your teeth need straightening wh...

hair removal, hair removal tips, laser hair removal, IPL hair removal, hair removal in Singapore
Flaunt your smooth skin this summer
Hair and Beauty
From IPL to depilation: Your guide to summer hair removal

Tackle unwanted hair with these easy, convenient and painless solutions for hair removal

Allergies in kids: We're talking asthma and eczema

Is it us or are allergies in children on the rise? Learn more

black-and-white houses in singapore
A beautiful external view of the house from the garden
Homes with a Story: Adam Park Estate

We invited ourselves over to see Beverley Hampson-froud's beautiful black-and-white house in Adam Park Estate

international property investment uk
There are plenty of opportunities in the booming UK property market
International property investment hot spot – the UK

The UK property market is booming but not in the areas you'd expect. Investors are favouring Manches...

top furniture stores in Singapore
Warwick fabrics in customized lamps to suit your style and liking.
Home decor Shopping
Tips for styling your new home this summer

Discover how to furnish your home quickly and at the right price

Do I need a will? Estate planning questions answered

Probate, will alternatives and other financial tips