If your plants dry up and die within a week of your genius idea to grow fresh mint for mojitos on the balcony, this guide is for you
The only way is up for most of us when it comes to finding a place to live in Singapore
Some of our favourite shops to pick up a shirt on the island
Get your camera, mask and BCD ready: we’ve got a roundup of a few of the best places to see reefs, wrecks, rays and more.
With the return of the haze, we take a close look at some facts.
Where would you want to be lain to rest?
Everything from popiah to curry puffs!
Keep fit or make friends (or both!).
Immerse yourself in Singapore’s rich traditional culture at these eye-opening festivals and events next year
Whether you’re reading the digital version or hard copy, there’s nothing like escaping in to a book!
Want to know the history of your local hawker centre? We uncover the rise of Singapore’s iconic kitchens
Here are our recommendations!
Will the All Blacks, Springboks or Wallabies take home the trophy, or will it be one of the northern hemisphere powerhouses?
Food wastage here amounts to an astonishing 800,000 tons or more a year
“This is a beautiful and wealthy country, but there will always be people that need a hand.”
We round up some stylish picks for the lads in your life
Expats recommend their favourite places to get one!
Tennis, yoga, martial arts or personal training – choose your coach!
Ever wondered why piles of burnt paper and ash accumulate on footpaths?
From Muse to Gwen Stefani, you’re in for a good time at this year’s F1!
Even the most conservative figures suggest that around two million plastic bags are used each minute!
Find out why
Check out these top reading spots!
There’s a stunning selection of religious buildings here
A few little known facts
Here’s our guide to training for your first event and a list of triathlon competitions in Asia
It used to be nutmeg plantation!
Drinking beer and playing poker are good for you…
An EL Editor tells us about creating her dream ring
It’s World United for a Life Day
Where to go for bespoke suits, custom made shirts and tailored pants
Here are some tips…
Some of our readers explain why they chose their removal companies to handle their precious cargo
Do you have these things in place?
Take note of these key items
Understanding the ins and outs of renting here
Find out where to pick up a second-hand bargain for you home or wardrobe!
Yes, it really is 50 years!
Here’s one homegrown label you have to check out!
Some common questions asked by newcomers and how the bank can support you
Stay at one of these serviced apartments
Check out the best places to unleash your inner diva!
All that you need to look after your furry friends
Thirteen girls won our Ambassador for a Day contest
Here’s how to get airmiles and save more
Read on for some handy tips!
How to make your way around the island using trains, busses, taxi’s and the amazing MRT
Imagine walking along East Coast Park and the beach was no more.
If you’re invited to a wedding, it’s good to do some research before you go!
A passion for wild animals helped one Singapore expat find the perfect volunteer job.
Meet master tailor Mr Chung, who has been making bespoke suits for over 50 years
Two mums and sons share their stories.
Head to one of these this evening
An alternative to the ups and downs of the stock market
Want to get your kids to love reading?
Whether it’s converting your overseas licence, or getting one from scratch, here’s how to navigate the process.
She’s as excited about Singapore as this school is to have her.
Enjoy working with children? So does TANIA GOEL, which is why she volunteers at Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore.
MSIS Principal DARYL VAN HALE explains how the school goes beyond academics to teach kids everything from brushing their teeth to safely crossing the road.
Find out how
Get beautiful blooms direct to your door – with a special discount for EL readers!
Three popular aesthetic treatments for men
Find out how these professionals can assist
Got yourself a girlfriend and believe that she’s the one? Take our advice so you don’t screw things up …
In an age of rising nationalism, where does this leave our kids?
Here are 5 great ways
Find out how it works and what’s on offer
I’ve heard StarHub is discontinuing cable services on 30 June; how will this affect me?
9 answers you need to know before signing on the dotted line
Do you need to get your business off the ground?
Looking for love but not sure where to start? Here are 11 great places to look out for other single folk
You can do better than socks or a tie!
If you’re looking at preschools, pop into this Welcome Day.
All you need to know about education in Singapore, with tips and recommendations from parents across 19 schools
And it’s one probably everyone has asked at least once.
Pick the one that looks most fun and have a go!
Looking for fun and educational things for your kids to do across town? We asked some parents for the inside scoop!
Funeral protocols and processes vary so much, it’s good to get some facts.
Keep an eye on your goals, whether it’s a cool house or fab holiday!
From weddings to exhibitions, check them out
What you need to know
We asked; they answered!
Capturing it helps you remember
Head to an Open Day at this new school where annual fees are around $15K
Can we learn to be happy and resilient? This school says yes
When it comes to dating on the island what advice do singles have?
Here’s how you can fight balding!
Check out some great Early Years programmes
Find out what’s on offer at these schools in Singapore (and one just across the border!)
This shopping-mall covers a floor area of 135,700 square metres and a whopping 10 stories!
Who said that the airport is only for catching a flight?
Find out what they are!
Crazy costume days, CCA performances, gluten-free bake sales – when is it all too much?
Want a beauty salon that’s stood the test of time?
Sick of stained teeth?
Who says learning requires four walls and a blackboard? This teacher takes learning to some of Singapore’s best outdoor sites.
Here are some important things you need to think about besides the fees!
Pre-K too young to start STEAM? No way, says this school.
The designers who are among the most in-demand professionals today – study to be one of them too.
Could academic summer programmes help your child get a leg-up when it comes to university admissions? EL takes a closer look