Category Archives: Auntie at Home

Auntie’s encounters with all things domestic. Appliances, dinners, plumbing, child rearing, toilet paper. She struggles, juggles and wishes she weren’t a muggle.

My Bollywood Body Double Day

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My lovely neighbour, N, invited me for a ladies’ lunch, theme Bollywood. We had to dress up as our favourite female star for the event. For the next few weeks the prospect of the lunch buzzed like a mildly annoying … Continue reading

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The Twilight Saga – Denguerous in Singapore

Twilight in Singapore, is getting as dangerous as the eponymous movie. Nasty bloodsucking creatures can swoop on you, as you step outside the safety of home. Some devious ones, get past the garlic (repellent) and crosses (electric traps) to come … Continue reading

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About Auntie’s Brother who loves Sweeping and his Adventures at Mustafa

My brother loves brooms. And vacuum cleaners, mops and dust cloths. Which is strange, considering that in his childhood, he never came within smelling distance of any kind of soap, dishcloth or housework. His showers lasted less than a minute. … Continue reading

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Dishwash-splish-splash Auntie

I hate doing dishes. I hate it when the wash-up water splashes. Invariably, on to parts of me NOT covered by the apron. I hate it when the water gets into my gloves. I hate it when the nasty little … Continue reading

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