We started A Winsome Life in 2011 and it first began as a Singapore-based Lifestyle Blog where we share our innate thoughts and opinions on lifestyle-related topics such as Cars, Food, Travel, and Entertainment.
Over the last 7 years, we have established our online presence and have grown tremendously; all thanks to the support of the people whom we have crossed paths with. We are indeed thankful for the opportunities that have come our way and we will continue to strive even harder to share about the latest lifestyle trends, products, and services in Singapore!
Melvin is the Founder of A Winsome Life and he is extremely passionate about writing. From a humble blog that he started in 2004 where he rants about his life, Melvin started A Winsome Life together with Jacqueline in 2011 and since then, it has garnered more than 2 Million page views in total and has received more than 68,000 unique visitors till date.
Although Melvin is a jack of all trades, his love for the food & beverage and hospitality & tourism sector remains. Combining his experiences as a waiter, coffee barista, wine sommelier, hotelier, gelato maker, and baking & culinary trainer; Melvin firmly believes in lifelong learning and he enjoys sharing his knowledge and skills with others.
Unknown to many, Melvin plays the guitar and drums and has also acted in a few television productions on KidsCentral (now known as Okto), Channel 5, and appeared in the movie production, Ah Boys to Men.
During his free time, Melvin enjoys spending time with his loved ones, reading a book or two, travelling to unwind, and sipping some wine and sake over a hearty meal.
About Jacqueline Teo
People say, “A picture paints a thousand words.” and that is exactly what Jacqueline is fond and capable of. Armed with a Fujifilm XA2 and her Apple iPhone 6S, Jacqueline is the Official Photographer for A Winsome Life and she is always out hunting for good photography opportunities. Bubbling with fresh and innovative ideas, Jacqueline would work hand-in-hand with Melvin to churn out blog posts for A Winsome Life.
Jacqueline graduated with a Certificate in Building & Drafting from the Institute of Technical Education and she is currently pursuing her Diploma in Business Administration & Private Secretary. With a passion for arts, crafts, and baking; Jacqueline occasionally enrols herself in classes to widen her knowledge and perspectives.
Jacqueline’s working experience is mainly in the engineering and information technology sector. She has worked in multi-national corporations such as World Fuel Services and CA Technology and small-medium enterprises such as Monitoring Solutions Provider. An efficient, street-smart, and productive worker by nature, Jacqueline ensures that every assigned tasks are completed before the due date. Hence, it is no surprise that Jacqueline is well-liked by her superiors and peers.
Full of fresh creative ideas, Jacqueline is able to create something out of nothing and she hopes to inspire people to make do with whatever resources they have in their hands and turn those resources into useful products.