01 Feb '15, 1am

7 First World Problems only S’poreans setting up a new home for the first time will understand:

7 First World Problems only S’poreans setting up a new home for the first time will understand:

The wife and I recently moved in to our own place. As newly-weds in Singapore, this Build-to-Order (BTO) flat represents our first home. In the process of moving and setting in, we encountered some peculiar first world problems. 1. Too many of the same things in the supermarket It was roughly a couple of days after moving in when we realised we should probably do our own grocery shopping. When we got to the rice section of the supermarket, we were bombarded with an immense selection of rice. Thai Premium, New Moon and a whole load of other choices were available. We stood there thinking hard for a full three minutes before we realised they all looked the same and went for the NTUC house brand, which was significantly cheaper. I am not sure if the tai-tais lurking around us silently laughed at our amateurish selection, but I am sure my taste buds will not be able to discern...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2015/02/7-first-world-problems-only-...

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