Hawker Culture: Yay or Nay?

From chicken rice to nasi lemak, hawker centres are recognised by Singaporeans as a place to get their quick fix of local food. This recognition of hawker culture extends beyond local sentiments, placing it on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. In this article, let us find out the sentiments of HappyDotters about on hawker culture.

Singaporean’s Love Affair with Hawker Food

“Rice to meat you!” said the rice to the chicken at the hawker stall. Jokes aside, other than chicken rice, there is something for everyone at hawker centres. In this month’s Quick Polls, let’s explore how Singaporeans feel about our hawker culture!

Digital Banking in a digital world

As Singapore progresses toward being a smart nation, the myriad technological advancements also signalled changes for the way we deal with money, resulting in the rise in popularity of digital banks. In this article, let’s find out what HappyDotters think about digital banking in the digital world.

The Next Generation: Digital Bank

In line with advances in technology and the global digital revolution, Singapore has been moving towards the digital path for several years now. In this month’s Quick Polls, let’s take a look at one aspect of going digital – what Singaporeans think of digital banking.

Education: The Role of Parental Involvement

In Singapore, terms like tiger parenting are not uncommon. It is defined to be the strict upbringing of children based on tiger parenting strategies which are stringent and authoritative to raise high achieving children (source from verywellfamily.com). With this high expectation of academic success, let’s find out what HappyDotters think about the role of parents in their child’s education.

Parent-School Partnership Best for a Child’s Success

Parenting is challenging in many ways. One of the areas that parents need to guide their children in is their education. In this month’s Quick Polls, let’s take a look at what Singaporeans think about parenting their children through school.

Buy Now, Pay Later, the up-and-coming payment option?

From Atome to Grab Paylater, there have been more Buy Now,Pay Later (BNPL) services in the market. BNPL services allow users to split both big and small ticket purchases into multiple smaller payments. In this month’s Quick Polls, let’s explore how Singaporeans feel about BNPL services.

A Year Later: How the Pandemic Has Shaped Our Lives

The COVID pandemic had a profound impact on people and communities around the world, and Singapore was no exception. For more than a year, life in Singapore had been marked by restrictions and disruptions, as the government implemented measures to curb the spread of the virus. But as vaccines are rolled out and the number of cases begins to decline, many may had pondered what life will be like after the pandemic. Let’s find out how the pandemic had affected HappyDotters.

Singaporeans and their neighbourhoods

EDM Masthead August 2022

This month, we look at Singaporeans and their take on their neighbourhood. For a start, in the spirit of National Day, we asked what kind of Singapore would Singaporeans like to see in the future.

Family Is Priority


Family has always been an important priority for many Singaporeans . Let’s look at Singaporeans’ relationship with their family in this month’s Quick Polls!