Category Life in General

Tribute to Lee Kuan Yew: A Man of Great Love

It has been well over a year since I last updated this blog (for reasons I may or may not one day divulge), and as I sit here in my living room watching the funeral procession of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first Prime Minister, I can’t help but put pen to paper or, erm, fingers to […]

27 Crushing Moments Of A Fresh Grad’s Job Hunt

1. It’s the end of your final semester, you’ve finished your last paper and you’re elated! You’ve got a grad trip planned and some money set aside to tide you over while you take your time searching for a job – life has never been better. 2. But when the excitement of finally putting 15 years […]

18 Awesome Street Snacks From Singapore’s Past

Of course, these can still be found in places like Bugis Street, Chinatown, Pasar Malams, the occasional cart here and there, and in various parts of Malaysia, but it’s nice to relive these memories anyway. 1. Ding Dang Tang, also known as kok kok candy, which gets its name from the sound made when hacking […]

Remember to follow me on my new blog!

Just a reminder to everybodaye! I’m getting heaps of followers on nkayesel.wordpress.com, but please note that I won’t be updating there any longer – I will only update http://nkayesel.com So please follow my new domain and not my wordpress one or you won’t get any updates on my new posts! Thank you! -Nat

Remember to follow me on my new blog!

Just a reminder to everybodaye! I’m getting heaps for followers on nkayesel.wordpress.com, but please note that I won’t be updating there any longer – I will only update http://nkayesel.com So please follow my new domain and not my wordpress one or you won’t get any updates on my new posts! Thank you! -Nat

NDP Fireworks by Nicholas Yeo

Nkayesel.com finally launches

Hi everyone! Yes, I have finally done up Nkayesel.com, with three spanking new posts to herald in this new era of my blog! I’m still working out some kinks and stuff, so I haven’t directed this blog over yet, but I will very very soon! As mentioned in my previous blogpost, WordPress users, please remember […]

The Infinite Amount of Times Singaporeans Really Looked Out For Each Other

Okay, so maybe sometimes we don’t help people who drop their laptops or whatever. But I like to think that Singaporeans are generally good, kind-hearted, compassionate people. I’m not proud of many of our policies but let’s not forget that it’s not just ridiculously priced HDB flats or a lack of minimum wage that make Singapore, […]

26 Unforgettable Things That Happened in Popular Culture in 2013

1. Harlem Shake videos (It got annoying after a while, but now I kinda miss it!) 2. Hadouken photos 3. Game of Throne’s The Red Wedding Reactions: (I considered putting the actual clip of The Red Wedding, but I honestly didn’t want to relive the horror :/) 4. The end of Breaking Bad 5. The […]

RIP Nelson Mandela

“Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity.” – Nelson Mandela, 1994. “We tried in our simple way […]

36 Signs Christmas Is Coming

1. You are nursing your wounds (and empty pockets) from Black Friday shopping. 2. But on the bright side, that means your wardrobe is well stocked for Christmas parties. 3. And if it isn’t, it’s going to be real soon. Probably with red, white or green-coloured clothes with faux fur collars. 4. Which you’re probably […]