Archives - 13 November 2013, Wednesday

  • How do we judge books written under pseudonyms? Simple, says @RonHogan - by the perceived quality of their prose.

    How Do We Judge Books Written Under Pseudonyms?

    beatrice.com 13 Nov '13, 10pm

    How Do We Judge Books Written Under Pseudonyms? I have a confession to make: I had the opportunity to read an advance copy of The Cuckoo’s Calling , when it was still simply a debut novel by Robert Galbraith, and I chose not to. Although I have done some writing about mysteries and th...

  • Sparkly eyes time! I now wear Ivilens’ contact lens series by Charmé – ECLIPSE in grey & brown | The

    thejessicat.com 13 Nov '13, 7pm

    Ohai there! You have just entered the brand-new look of TheJessicat.com As various parts of my blog is still under construction after the big blog hack, give me some time to make it perfect again In the meantime, happy reading! An exclusive sneak preview night at The Roof's Stratosphe...

  • I wrote a guide to 5 easy steps to getting fit. It's more important than shedding the weight.

    5 Easy Steps to Getting Fit

    nicolekiss.blogspot.com 13 Nov '13, 8am

    For the longest time in the past decade I put off exercising on a regular basis because I was constantly travelling and with so much walking in my trips and picky eating there were hardly any need to work out whenever I'm back home. The trend with my body weight increased and decrease...

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  • Another great shop at my fave shopping centre in SG :) “@Renzze: Naoki Yoshihara by Ash

    Naoki Yoshihara by Ash | Renzze

    renzze.com 13 Nov '13, 7am

    While waiting for Regina to get her hair dyed and cut, Masa introduced me to this Japanese platinum-coated electron roller gadget called ReFa CARAT. I was told that it was a hot selling gadget in Japan as it can be used to massage the face or any part of your body to make the skin mor...

  • blogged at

    it's my party and i'll cry if i want to;

    missypixie.blogspot.com 13 Nov '13, 7am

    i've never wanted a traditional ballroom kinda wedding. helps that my parents are not insisting on it, and that the other half is mighty cool about it. had wanted to go with a garden outdoorsy wedding at the Hort Park or Botanic Gardens but alas they were all fully booked for the date...

  • Daily Vanity

    Daily Vanity | Renzze

    renzze.com 13 Nov '13, 6am

    Not too long ago, I attended a party thrown by Daily Vanity which was set up by Kristen Juliet Soh and Keith Toh to address the concerns of many women about beauty products. Daily Vanity is a platform that allows the beauty community to read about beauty news, ask experts and shop for...

  • (o ̄∀ ̄)ノ{CL2425!!) -: Just for the scent of it ::: TOCCA Stella

    the scent of it ::: TOCCA Stella

    cl2425.com 13 Nov '13, 3am

    -|: Youtube : |: Facebook : |: Twitter : |: PrettyDNA : |: Vlog : |: FourSquare : |: Instagram : | : Bloglovin : | - On top of the already dry California weather, I have two birds that are always on me when I'm home, which compounds to my already dry and crusty hand problems. My birds...

  • Lose Weight With TEA?

    bubzbeauty.com 12 Nov '13, 6pm

    So can pu-erh help you lose weight? It can play a part. However, it's also about eating healthy and exercising too. If you eat irresponsively, pu-erh tea will not miracliously help you lose weight. Some celebrities who are fans of pu-erh tea include Victoria Beckham and Gweneth Paltrow.

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  • Check out this #LifeStories post w/ @AnnMahNet, author of MASTERING THE ART OF FRENCH EATING, & @vonBremzen:

    Life Stories #52: Ann Mah & Anya von Bremzen

    beatrice.com 12 Nov '13, 4pm

    Two very different projects—but as you’ll learn over the course of our conversation, Mah and von Bremzen do share some common ground, from their mutual backgrounds in travel and food journalism to the roles that family and memory play in each of their stories. And, perhaps most import...

  • Read my new post: {Traveling Tuesdays} Do you have any travel regrets?

    {Traveling Tuesdays} Do you have any travel regrets? | Renzze

    renzze.com 12 Nov '13, 3pm

    The next morning, both G & C appeared at my hotel room door at 7am to try and get me prepared for the fishing trip that we had agreed upon before the wedding. I was absolutely grumpy because I didn’t have enough rest, my wrist was hurting badly and I was upset with what G did just hou...

  • Nina Schuyler Has Translation on the Brain

    beatrice.com 12 Nov '13, 1pm

    I credit my experience as a journalist for giving me the hubris to take on something that I know little about. I’m not a translator, but I know how to conduct an interview. I ended up speaking to eight translators, who translate Japanese literature and business documents into English....

  • Introducing a new shopping site with the lowest price! Blog updated:

    Cheeserland | Nile.com.my

    cheeserland.com 12 Nov '13, 7am

    It guarantees the LOWEST PRICE in town, and all their products are protected by their Low Price Guarantee . If you have made a purchase and found it cheaper at another website, Nile.com.my will match the price, or refund you the difference. How about that as a plus for shopping at Nil...

  • halloween looks: This content was originally found at: halloween looks Halloween? It doesn’t…

    halloween looks

    chaigyaru.com 12 Nov '13, 3am

    Although Halloween isn’t as big here in Australia, it is really one of my favourite times of the year. For me, it has a somewhat personal meaning to it – which involves the meeting of my best friends, but in general, it is really an excuse for everyone to enjoy dressing up in costumes...

  • Did you see today's Manicure Monday? @OPI_Products The One That Got Away...

    Manicure Monday: OPI The One That Got Away

    frmheadtotoe.com 12 Nov '13, 2am

    Lately, my mind has been marinating on the upcoming holidays. One of my favorite things about American Thanksgiving dinners is eating turkey with cranberry sauce which is exactly what today's Manicure Monday reminds me of. OPI's The One That Got Away is a gorgeous glass-flecked polish...

  • 10 Tricks to Save Time in Your Beauty Routine | MichellePhan.com

    michellephan.com 11 Nov '13, 6pm

    We’ve all felt that familiar panic – you groggily peek at your alarm clock in the morning only to discover it’s way later than you thought. (Insert immediate freak out here). And suddenly, all the time you had planned on using to pick out the perfect outfit and carefully apply your ma...

  • Chocolate or skincare, which advent calendar would you choose? @stylesuzi #YBDAdvent @YOUMagSocial

    You Beauty Advent Calendar 2013

    stylesuzi.com 11 Nov '13, 4pm

    In the lead up to my wedding, I sadly won't be purchasing an chocolate advent calendar this year but instead, I have something FAR more exciting, a beauty advent calendar! The You Beauty Advent Calendar for £49.95. The products alone total a whopping £240, needless to say, this is a p...

  • Be my hero/

    celestechen.com 11 Nov '13, 11am

    My name is Celeste Chen and I started blogging at the young age of 14. After 9 good years, my blog which displays my lifestyle to my readers has also developed along with time. My readers are interested in what thoughts I have about the newest gadgets, food, fashion and travel. Follow...

  • Call Germany Girl

    Tourists go to Germany on vacation for the call germany girl of the call germany girl in the call germany girl and has had an influential impact on Continental history. This history includes events such as; Charlemagne and the call germany girl. The Emperor had restricted power though...

  • Nina Schuyler Has Translation on the Brain

    beatrice.com 11 Nov '13, 6am

    I credit my experience as a journalist for giving me the hubris to take on something that I know little about. I’m not a translator, but I know how to conduct an interview. I ended up speaking to eight translators, who translate Japanese literature and business documents into English....

  • Film & Photography Makeup - Away We Happened Tutorial

    frmheadtotoe.com 11 Nov '13, 2am

    I love the necklace you're wearing in this tutorial! Please let me know if it's still being sold somewhere? Thanks for sharing your tips--genius that you use two different colored setting powders. Do you like the finish of the Maybelline Dream Matte Powder? And it's so hard for me to ...

  • (Karen Cheng) Ride to Conquer Cancer 2014 – Two Days of Sweat and Tears @karencheng #fashion #perth

    Ride to Conquer Cancer 2014 – Two Days of Sweat and Tears

    karencheng.com.au 11 Nov '13, 2am

    A few weeks ago, I took part in an amazing charity event, The Ride to Conquer Cancer . We cycled 220kms over two days and raised funds for cancer research. 1336 riders took part in the event, and in total we raised an incredible $5.2 million dollars!! For my own fundraising efforts, I...

  • Sunday Times XLII: Sights, sounds, thoughts, adventures & eats! My week in a flash

    thejessicat.com 10 Nov '13, 11pm

    Because well, usually, I’ll start on Sunday night and by the time I’m only halfway done, it’ll be waaaaaaay past midnight and I find myself falling asleep on the keyboard as I persevere to churn out a blog post LOL. It’s no tiresome chore, it’s just that I’ll be so worn out by the tim...

  • DIY Detox Mask for Acne, Scars & Dry Skin: My current favourite beauty remedy. It's a real skin saver!

    DIY Detox Mask for Acne, Scars & Dry Skin

    bubzbeauty.com 10 Nov '13, 4pm

    The almond mask is nothing yet yet it's always the simple ones that work the best. Almond has been used for many many years to treat acne, scars and dryness. It's a wonderful emergency skin mask to boot your skin for clearer, smoother and brighter skin. Don't believe me? Try for yours...

  • Read my new post: Day of Rest

    Everyone Needs A Day of Rest | Renzze

    renzze.com 10 Nov '13, 12pm

    Everyone Needs A Day of Rest November 10, 2013 in Fashion , My Thots , Singapore | No comments I’m back to work again and that makes evenings on Sundays feel especially precious because it is when I feel that the weekend is ending before it has even fully begun. So in the spirit of pr...

  • My Skincare Routine

    frmheadtotoe.com 09 Nov '13, 11pm

    Thanks for sharing your products! I'll definitely have to check out some of the things you mentioned in my next round of skincare searches. :) I agree that less is more! When everything is written out (including skincare brushes, exfoliators, etc) it seems like a complicated process b...

  • Birthday Getaway at Bali, Day One

    Birthday Getaway at Bali, Day One | vvens.com

    vvens.com 09 Nov '13, 1pm

    I’m now officially 25! Haha however, I still haven’t get the feel of if because I haven’t celebrated my birthday party with my girls yet. It will be a few more days to go until Carmen is back from Adelaide! Meanwhile, my smelly boy decided on an impromptu birthday getaway to Bali, Ind...

  • New Post: Aqua Bella Hotel, Beitou @ Taiwan

    Aqua Bella Hotel, Beitou @ Taiwan

    shannonchow.com 09 Nov '13, 3am

    Overall, I’m satisfy with Aqua Bella Hotel especially the private in-room hot spring, where we can enjoy at the leisure of our time. The hotel is located within a 5 minutes walk from MRT station, however the short cut is a small pathway up the hill beside a Family Mart convenient stor...

  • Read my new post: EZ-Link X Hello Kitty

    EZ-Link X Hello Kitty | Renzze

    renzze.com 09 Nov '13, 2am

    The Hello Kitty ez-link card series comprises of four limited edition cards ( as shown in the photos above) featuring famous sights and special occasions of Singapore in mesmerizing etched and glitter printing effects, priced at S$19.90 each (including GST) and eight Classic Cards (as...

  • My Week in Photos | MichellePhan.com

    michellephan.com 09 Nov '13, 12am

    Your Halloween costume was interesting. Your black dresses are beautiful and really fit you. Suggestion for your em store? Let me see...How about decorating your history from DIY tutorials to the way of your success (I mean...about em store because I was surprised when I watched the S...

  • Would You Pay for Crooked Teeth? | MichellePhan.com

    michellephan.com 08 Nov '13, 8pm

    I think any procedure to change our appearance based on trends (whether it's getting our teeth straightened or made crooked) is/has always been taking it too far. Unfortunately, it's just another trend. Every society has trends they deem are desirable and there are those people that a...