Heat Sap

Heat Sap

>> I've crumpled up into an unrecognisable sweaty heap in Singapore.  The hot and humid air has crashed down on me, forcing me to go into baby mode, which consists of nothing but sleeping and eating and thus has reduced blogging frequency here (I have a fair bit Singapore-related to go up…!).  However, it's got to be said… Singapore is for me, intrinsically tied with food and if a decent portion of time WASN'T spent eating, I'd be shaming my family and my reputation for being able to pack five meals a day.  This is a paltry "PAUSE BLOG" notice I'm afraid but rest assured, that once I've digested the plates of chicken rice, hokkien mee, black pepper crab and cups of soursup juice (as seen here…), I'll be back on track – fatter and smilier – the way my Lau genes had always intended me to be…



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  1. leonie

    2011-05-20 at 5:13 AM

    the heat is no better here in KL….if you are coming by this way email me (:

  2. SeaofGirasoles

    2011-05-20 at 5:14 AM

    funny hair bun. enjoy your time!

  3. Yix

    2011-05-20 at 5:50 AM

    Welcome to Singapore!!! 🙂 yeah, the heat’s been a killer these couple of weeks…

  4. Meagan

    2011-05-20 at 5:51 AM

    Your hair is adorable! I wish I were visiting there!

  5. Ydd

    2011-05-20 at 5:54 AM

    Cool! Ur in Singapore!:) the weather here is a super killer T_T

  6. Kazuko

    2011-05-20 at 6:53 AM

    lovely! enjoy! despite heat and humidity – you look adorable and happy in that pic. and your top knot – perfect as per usual! 🙂

  7. nana

    2011-05-20 at 7:11 AM

    Hope you’re enjoying your time in Singapore! 🙂
    Bisous, nana.

  8. Little Miss Random

    2011-05-20 at 8:08 AM

    Enjoy Singapore! The heat can be a killer but the food more than makes up for it… well, I think so anyway, whenever I go home!

  9. Fiona

    2011-05-20 at 8:13 AM

    Welcome to Singapore! Love your blog. It’s my daily read and a great source of inspiration on styling. Hope you enjoy your visit and I look forward to your promised posts on Singapore!

  10. Ioana Liliana

    2011-05-20 at 8:54 AM

    Have fun, eat well, oh wait you already are 🙂 and I’m looking forward to having you back (to blogging)!

  11. mandy

    2011-05-20 at 9:15 AM

    that looks like maxwell food center. did you try the popiah? 🙂

  12. K

    2011-05-20 at 10:03 AM

    Oh my, I can’t wait for you to tell us more! I’m especially proud of the food we have here in Singapore and would recommend it to ANYONE who comes here. So I’m so glad you went for the hawker centers/coffeeshops to eat. They have the BEST food!!! 🙂 And you get a sense of our eating culture as well 😉

  13. alexandra king

    2011-05-20 at 10:27 AM

    Really looking forward to what your have found in Singapore and what I missed a few weeks ago. After lots of family visits over the past 10 years it’s really changed and I found it a little bit difficult to get a real Singapore based creative fix last time. Haji lane was great and so gorgeous, spent a very long time gushing over the beautiful fabrics in Arab street and found some pretty cool vintage style bras in Mustsfas! I agree it’s the best food found anywhere in the world and too got quite a bit fatter over 10 days 🙂

  14. Brigadeiro

    2011-05-20 at 10:46 AM

    Ooh, would LOVE to hear/read about your ‘must do/see/eat/shop’ in Singapore. I am going there for my first time next month!

  15. Red shoes No knickers

    2011-05-20 at 11:18 AM

    Oh one of my favourite places in the world and yes, the food is a big part of it. Did some fabulous shopping in Little india though if you can muster the energy to head there. Gorgeous, embroidered cotton tops, sequinned flip flops, hot colours…Beautiful Mosques there as well to look around and feel calm in. Enjoy!

  16. Fashion Foie Gras

    2011-05-20 at 11:22 AM

    Despite the heat, still looking gorgeous as always! How do you do it? Have fun!

  17. Samatasmusings.blogspot.com

    2011-05-20 at 11:50 AM

    Singapore…the next pin has been dropped on my global fashion map! Enjoy yourself x

  18. Kit

    2011-05-20 at 12:02 PM

    I went to Singapore 5 Summers ago, the heat nearly killed me with endless sinus headaches. Have a great time there….eat plenty of authentic Singapore Fried Noodles….mmm yum yum.

  19. Faye

    2011-05-20 at 12:17 PM

    Have a lovely time! Singapore is definitely on my places to go list….Noodles mmm! x

  20. Olive

    2011-05-20 at 12:23 PM

    Ah, I wish I was on Singapore, so I can see you personaly and take a picture together *a huge fan of you )

  21. zee

    2011-05-20 at 3:10 PM

    Welcome to Singapore! I hope you have a great time here. p.s. I love your sense of style!

  22. Pünktchen

    2011-05-20 at 4:56 PM

    have a great time!!! And i support eating awesome food.

  23. Loozoo

    2011-05-20 at 5:46 PM

    Will you be a dear and tell us where your CLOTHING IN THIS PICTURE IS FROM IMMEDIATELY PLEASE?

  24. Herman

    2011-05-20 at 5:57 PM

    thanks for dropping by Front Row this afternoon! it was nice meeting the whole group of you and hope you’ll drop by again. 🙂

  25. I V Y

    2011-05-21 at 12:40 AM

    yo cutaay!
    ∆ blog
    ∆ twitter

  26. georgia

    2011-05-21 at 9:08 AM

    Love the hair in the pic, it’s so cute!

  27. LiYing

    2011-05-21 at 12:15 PM

    Susie! Have fun in Singapore – and if you are already eating up a storm over there, wait till you visit Malaysia! 😀

  28. Style Anywhere

    2011-05-21 at 1:18 PM

    Enjoy SIngapore!

  29. Mei

    2011-05-21 at 5:52 PM

    Welcome to Singapore! I’m a huge fan of your blog so I hope to see you around Singapore soon! 🙂

  30. Amalina

    2011-05-23 at 5:31 PM

    The heat around here has been a little crazy these days..but welcome anyways – and enjoy your stay here 🙂

  31. Sian

    2011-05-23 at 5:32 PM

    I am sooo jealous of your Singapore trip. My Food-ilcious motherland. The only place that I think about what to have for lunch when eating breakfast, what to have for dinner when I’m eating lunch and so on.

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