Let's take a walk on Hope Street.

Rainbows, Storms, and Sunshine.

May 30th, 2013 Social Good, Yoga 3 min read

The title to this post probably doesn’t make any sense. But let me explain. I woke up today to a horrible email from my bank: I went over my credit card budget this month which doesn’t help my depleting bank account. Needless to say, I was bummed out and completely uninspired. Frustrated, I picked up my spatula and whisk, and baked away in the kitchen….

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Smiling Through Giving

May 21st, 2013 Social Good, Yoga 3 min read

A week ago, Alex Conde invited me to partake in his #CupcakeWednesday event. When we first met at a Christmas event last year, I was intrigued when he told me of this special day he created. A month ago, when he placed an order from cheryltanbakes.com for two dozen cupcakes, I asked if he’d like to donate to my Yogini Yogathon – Because I Am…

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Girl Greatness Starts With Dreaming Big

Mar 19th, 2012 Social Good 4 min read

I chanced upon this article today: Why Girl Scouts Become Entrepreneurs, and I loved this point: “They’re encouraged to dream big“. A tiny background about Girl Guiding in Singapore. Every individual has to have an extra-curricular activity/club apart from being studious in elementary/high school. I was first attracted to the movement as a Brownie when I saw the cute uniforms they got to wear. In…

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Project 10WATERpumps

Mar 5th, 2012 Social Good 5 min read

Exactly a month ago, Su-An and I launched Project 10WATERpumps, a campaign using digital media to raise funds for clean and safe water, and draw awareness to this important global issue. We are campaigning to raise $5000 by World Water Day, on March 22, as part of UNICEF Canada’s Student Challenge initiative. What Are WATERpumps? Waterpumps are generally used to supply clean, safe and reliable…

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World Thinking Day 2012: We Can Save The Planet

Feb 22nd, 2012 Social Good 3 min read

February 22nd is a special day for everyone in the Guiding movement. Today, Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around the globe celebrate World Thinking Day — a day on which we celebrate the worldwide sisterhood of the movement. We are also reminded of the unity and strength of the movement which allows us to drive change for social issues around the world. “We Can Save…