Finding a barber shop that goes back 40 years ... #sgMemory

Finding a barber shop that goes back 40 years ... #sgMemory

I was pleasantly surprised to hear that a few of the barbers at Bugs Bunny are ones that were there since it earliest days – while business had tapered off over recent years, especially with the preference for more upmarket salons and also with the arrival of the Japanese style barber chains, there was still a steady enough stream of customers during the Sunday. At the urging of some of my friends, I decided to have a haircut and I soon found myself stepping into a world that I had not seen since 1976 – when I had moved out of Toa Payoh. As I sat on the barber’s chair once again … chairs which I was told were the same ones from the shop’s early days, I became quickly immersed in a world I had once familiar with, the smell of talcum powder bringing back not just memories of a shop which even with its recent makeover, still seems very much the same, but also of the other bar...

Full article: http://thelongnwindingroad.wordpress.com/2012/07/25/chasi...

Tweets

Dramatic Time-Lapse Videos Show Changes to Eart...

treehugger.com 25 Jul '12, 2pm

How can we see what's happened to the earth's surface over the last 40 years? Well, the Landsat satellite has been taking ...

Dramatic Time-Lapse Videos Show Changes to Eart...

treehugger.com 25 Jul '12, 3pm

How can we see what's happened to the earth's surface over the last 40 years? Well, the Landsat satellite has been taking ...

Finding the Right Photography Classes

Finding the Right Photography Classes

justluxe.com 19 Jul '12, 6am

Lifestyle Finding the Right Photography Classes By: Maya | Posted on July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments In the old days, if you wa...

Finding The Right Fireplace: Finding a home wit...

dupontregistry.com 18 Jul '12, 3am

Finding a home with all the right features can be a challenge. If your home doesn't have all the amenities you envisioned,...

New study: Exercise adds four years to lifespan...

news.runnersworld.com 24 Jul '12, 11am

By Scott Douglas Regular physical activity adds about four years to life expectancy, and endurance exercise during leisure...

Getting into your own business (Part 4) – Finding new opportunities through looking for new market space.

Getting into your own business (Part 4) – Findi...

emmagem.com 19 Jul '12, 3am

A uthor Prof. Dr. Murray Hunter Have you ever wondered why Walls introduces a new ice cream flavor, why a new detergent wi...

Twitter goes down just as Google Talk back onli...

sfluxe.com 27 Jul '12, 2am

NEW DELHI: Barely minutes after Google restored its GTalk service, which had suffered massive outage on Thursday, Twitter,...

Exercise Adds Almost 4 Years to Life Span

news.runnersworld.com 23 Jul '12, 9pm

By Scott Douglas Regular physical activity adds about four years to life expectancy, and endurance exercise during leisure...