Category: Frugal Events

Frugal Events for 12 Dec to 18 Dec 2018

Today (12.12) is another grand shopping day, the so-called sequel to Singles Day (11.11). No doubt there will be great deals from many merchants, but let’s remember to slow down a bit and be more mindful of our spending. Our resources time, money, energy and those of the natural environment are both precious and limited.


Frugal Events for 5 Dec to 11 Dec 2018

This week, have a different kind of shopping and dining experience with these limited-time pop-up markets — The Great Clarke Quay FEASTival, The Great Green Marketplace, LOOP Singapore, Twilight Express: Flea & Feast, and Public Garden Christmas Market. Or, you can have the ultimate anti-shopping experience at another edition of the Singapore Really Really Free Market.


Frugal Events for 21 Nov to 27 Nov 2018

Although Thanksgiving is a US holiday not celebrated in this region, I think it’s one of the best holidays to adopt. Better than Black Friday, which unfortunately, has already been adopted. Thanksgiving is a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year. It is a reminder for us to not take things for granted, and to give thanks for all we already have.