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Jasmine Adams
Jasmine Adams
Wannabe-writer. Retired Advocate & Solicitor and design director. Passionate tourist guide. Grateful daughter, loving mother, mother-in-law and grandmother. Widow who has loved and been loved. Ardent collector of vintage culinary ware. Loyal Singaporean. Holder of LLB (Hons) and Master of Arts (South east Asian Studies)
Titbits about Lunar New Year Snacks
Titbits about Lunar New Year Snacks
It's time to trot out the Lunar New Year goodies, but what do bak kwa and shrimp rolls symbolise? And how much more would you be willing to pay for your favourite snacks? Jasmine Adams does the legwork for you.
Which Diet will Work for You?
Which Diet will Work for You?
Is all that festive bingeing bringing on the bulges? Maybe it’s time to get exercising and start dieting. Jasmine Adams explores Intermittent Fasting, the Keto diet and draws some weighty conclusions.
Compare It! Panettone & Pandoro For Christmas
Compare It! Panettone & Pandoro For Christmas
It’s the season for gifting and dining, and now that parties are in full swing, what’s a gift that will be well-received? The Italian confections — panettone and pandoro — are becoming fast favourites. Jasmine Adams compares some brands and whips up her own.
Compare it! Rice to the Challenge
Compare it! Rice to the Challenge
Would you opt for a known brand or take a risk with a house brand when it comes to buying your daily essentials? We test out different brands of rice to compare the value proposition of established and house brands.
To Your Health
Bird’s Nest Brings Back Happy Childhood
The benefits of bird’s nest and the herbal soups from Eu Yan Sang bring back childhood memories for Jasmine Adams. In the old days it was hard work cleaning bird’s nest. These days it is conveniently available in a bottle, ready to drink.
Swinging with your Emotions
Swinging with your Emotions
Understanding and working with our emotions will help us live happier lives. And Jeremy Monteiro and the Jazz Association of Singapore showed how music can help us hit the right notes in our lives.
Memories of Biscuits and Royalty
Memories of Biscuits and Royalty
As the era of Queen Elizabeth ends, the memories of her influence will continue. Jasmine Adams recalls how biscuits influenced royalty and helped revive troubled economies.
Drinks Born In Singapore
Drinks Born in Singapore
Singapore may be a foodie paradise, but it certainly knows its way around a drink's menu. From the famous Singapore Sling to Tak Qui and Beer Găo, the mind and tongue boggles at the options.
Has Post-pandemic Penang Lost Its Flavour?
Has Post-pandemic Penang Lost Its Flavour?
Has the pandemic forced so many stalls to shutter in Penang that the hawker fare has lost its flavour? Our intrepid foodies streaked across the Causeway to get to the truth.
Why should I make a will?
Why should I make a will?
Former lawyer Jasmine Adams shares with us the important things to consider when writing a will

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