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Little Apple, China’s Answer to Gangnam Style?

No, Little Apple <<小苹果>> isn’t an imitation to Apple’s iPhone 6.

It is an addictive song which has been making its rounds over the internet and got many people across China, singing and dancing!  It all began when two creative individuals Xiao Yang and Wang Taili, better known as the Chopstick Brothers, came together and recorded this song to promote their latest film which was released in July.  Later did they know, their hit song titled “Little Apple” <<小苹果>> became such a widespread phenomenon that caused everyone to film parodies of it.  Even the Chinese military is using in in a recruitment video!

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#DeathToSelfie – The Human Race

I am going to share an inconvenient truth which a number of people will find it uncomfortable with. Not because you’re posting selfies (or wefie) on Instagram but you’re too conscious about the way you look and what others think about you.

That’s right, many of us simply want to present the best side of ourselves. Such as finding the perfect camera angle to look slimmer and editing our selfies with Photoshop before posting them up on social media. Let’s be honest, how many of you are guilty of that?

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Team Awesome Cook Out & Stayover

The tagline of my blog is “Experience Life to the Fullest” and one way to truly experience it is by doing life together with friends, family and loved ones.  Last week, I had a stay-over with some of the Team Awesome leaders from DARE (New Creation Church ministry for secondary school youths) over the long weekend and we had a memorable, fun-filled time cooking, singing and playing games together! :D

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Why Praise A Dead Person?

Thought of the Day

A friend of mine left pondering on the topic of treasuring our loved ones before it is too late. Often, we are so busy with our life and we tend to be so stingy with positive words when it comes to appreciating people around. Shall we begin by telling them how much they mean to us and how deserving they are? Praising them with words which are true to your heart and not simply to flatter. Isn’t it too late when our loved ones has left us, lying there in the coffin at the memorial service then we start reading out the eulogy highlighting only the great things and moments spent with him or her?

It is never too late, never too important, never too cliché to meet or even to drop a text to your friend or loved one, telling them the words you wish to say from your heart and celebrate the person while he or she is still around.  What are words to you, could matter so much more to the other person. Don’t wait till the person has passed on to write an eulogy and only to start tearing halfway reading through to realize how much more things you wish to say, wish to do with that person. It will be too late by then.

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CalvinTimo Is Back Into Blogging!

Seems like I was away for quite a long sabbatical in a blink of an eye. It has been more than a year and I am back to the digital world, blogging.

Looking back through my posts dating all the way till March 2010, I am very grateful of people whom I have met along the way, companies whom I have worked with. Now that I am back in the scene, I wish to share so much more of my life to be a blessing to others, exciting things you can do in and outside of Singapore, fascinating places to visit and of course, delicious food along the way! :P

I just like to say a GREAT BIG Thank You for the support of friends and readers of my blog who have greatly encourage me to come back to blogging as well as a HELLO to everyone dropping by CalvinTimo.me to take this journey of life with me. :)

Please do continue to support my blog and also follow me on Instagram at @calvintimo for snippets of my life!

Announcement: CalvinTimo.com will be taking a very short break

Dear readers of CalvinTimo.com, thank you for the support in the past 2 years and 9 months. I regret to inform you that my blog will be undergoing a revamp the next few days to better improve on the aesthetics and functionalities which will allow you to have a better blog surfing experience.

Please bare with me for the next few days as I’ll be taking a short break sorting out stuffs on the back end will be relaunching the revamped version on 1st January 2013.

Thank you for your patience and do stay tuned to more exciting contents in the new year ahead! :)