Rickshaw Noodles

Posted on 29 Feb, 2012 | Eat Magazine

a fast disappearing heritage food rarely seen in today’s hawker centres

This dish is unique to Singapore and would not be found elsewhere, as even here in its birth land rickshaw noodles are fading fast. So far My Heartland Mag was able to find only three food stalls selling rickshaw noodles.

Rickshaw noodles or La Che Mian (Mandarin) or Kan Chia Mee (Hokkien) means the "pull-vehicle-noodles “.The dish was named after rickshaw/trishaw riders who were its usual customers who ate them throughout the day to fuel them as they plied their routes pulling their rickshaws. It was then the cheapest dish...

Heartland Dating Ideas for under $30

Posted on 11 Feb, 2012 | Play Magazine


Who says romance is expensive? There is no excuse for Valentines to be missed. Grab your date, wish for a great weather and be adventurous. Be imaginative and break that typical date routine.

Go beyond movies and dinner. If you are ready to try out something new here's 6 date ideas for under $30.

1. Go Kayaking

If your spouse, special someone or girlfriend can swim and is game to trying something wet and unexpected, then a canoe ride can be a memorable experience. Part of the fun is seeing your partner paddle with you in perfect harmony. Before before heading out and renting a canoe, do check for good...

Spotting red flags with online scams

Posted on 10 Feb, 2012 | Play Magazine


Online scams are on the rise in Singapore as more and more facets of living get wired. Not only is online shopping getting tainted with scams, another area that where people are duped is when the go on the quest for true love. When you try going digital in the quest for love, be ready to enter a battle field. If in case you have decided to explore online dating then better arm yourself with ways of spotting a scammer right off the bat as dating websites cannot truly prevent scammers from availing of its...