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Not Impressed with Temasek

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, we miss Malaysian food! Cravings for Malaysian food hit us every now and then, especially during festive season like the Hari Raya or Mooncake Festival, when we see more pictures of good food on our Facebook feed. Therefore, it is inevitable that we scout around for… 

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Make Up

Basics of Nude Look Makeup

Apart from all the catwalk classes and the talks at Amber Chia Academy, each student is required to go through 4 lessons of make-up, conducted by their in-house make-up instructor, Sharon. What I love about their makeup classes is that we are flexible to arrange the sessions with the instructor, according to our own timing…. 

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Jade Pot Dim Sum

Dim Sum at Jade Pot

It’s been a long time since I last had my dose of dim sum, the dainty, bite-sized Chinese food that is usually taken during breakfast. Well, times have changed now, and many restaurants are offering dim sum from morning til night, providing a constant supply to satisfy one’s cravings should it occur any time of… 

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Hair Talk

Hair Care Tips

 So far we have attended talks on fashion sense, communication, posing for photography and diet at Amber Chia Academy. This time, it was a talk on Hair! Yes, one cannot deny that hair is one of the most important element to a model’s look. Healthy hair shows that the model is hardworking, well-groomed and cares… 

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Simply Mel's

Malaccan Portuguese Cuisine at Simply Mel’s

Kristang is an ethnic group of people from a mix of Malaccan and Portuguese descent, originated after the conquest of Malacca by the Portuguese in 1511. While there are not many people of this ethnicity around the Klang Valley, I was fortunate to know a lovely person by the name of Alison, who is from… 

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Nutrition Talk

Diet for a Model

When I started joining modeling classes at Amber Chia Academy, I was under the impression that everyone of us would be asked to go on diets, to lose weight and to be stick-thin by the end of the course. And being the food-lover that I am, I was pretty worried about that. Luckily, although some… 

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Simple Nougat / Torrone Recipe by Just Heavenly

 I LOVE Nougat! So I was especially excited with this recipe, since I never thought nougat making can be so fun! Check out the recipe and video below, courtesy of Just Heavenly: Nougat / Torrone Freshly beaten egg whites with sugar syrup – glorious! Video on how to make Nougat Ingredients for Nougat: 470g sugar… 

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