Category Archive: Other


Paddling Outrigger Canoe in Hawaii

Singapore waters are warm all-year-round, so even on Christmas day we can paddle. However, Singapore lacks waves (except for those generated by the occasional ferry passing by). I love the rush from surfing waves — you feel like you’re flying. So a year ago, my partner asked for an OC paddling vacation to surf waves.  …

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Creating Your Own Personal Silent Retreat

I was seeking silence and solitude so I spent a few days at Bali Silent Retreat. It was an ascetic vegetarian lifestyle (which was a bit much for me). While I had my moments of revelation, I realized I didn’t have to fly to Indonesia for silence. This blog post will describe how to create …

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