Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Special Edition Coca-Cola Auspicious Cans

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, supermarkets are packed with shoppers stocking up their carts with CNY goodies, from mandarin oranges, biscuits, candies and drinks to home decorations like red lanterns, paper cut posters, flowers and fireworks. For me, I like to look out for special edition product launches and packaging expressions. Chinese New Year is a festival that is blessed with rich and varied iconography, as well…

Galloping Into the Year of Horse

Generally, I don’t consider myself as a superstitious person. I don’t believe that washing hair on the first day of Lunar New Year will wash away good luck, nor do I think that wearing red will bring good fortune. However, I do believe in Chinese New Year zodiac predictions. That’s something that I look forward to read every year to find out what my zodiac sign has in store for…

Gong Xi Fa Cai!

We wish you a Happy and Prosperous Lunar New Year 2014. May good luck and fortune always be with you in the Year of Horse. Huat ah! May the Gentlemen always be handsome and the Ladies always be pretty!   .

Sentosa Flowers 2013 – Joys of Spring

This Chinese New Year, we managed to squeeze some time to visit the Sentosa Flowers – one of the most celebrated flower exhibitions in Singapore. This year, it is held at Palawan Beach and the theme is Joys of Spring. Being the year of Snake, there is a 100m long snake sculpture on display too. As soon as we checked-in, we were greeted by the Giant Floral Carpet, which measures…

Welcoming the Year of Snake!

First of all, Gong Xi Fa Cai! Wishing all of you an abundance of health, happiness and success in the year of Snake. This Chinese New Year is rather unusual, in a way that it rains a lot. Water snake, maybe? For as long as I can remember, Chinese New Year is usually very hot and humid. So, it’s quite good for visiting as the weather is cooling, but not…