Our Story

Hello everyone and welcome to A Winsome Life!

A Winsome Life came about because we wanted to document some of our personal life stories. What started off as a mini hobby soon became a profitable small business which generated additional passive income for us.

Today, we provide a variety of digital and social media marketing services that is not limited to just content writing, product reviews, and ad placements. We also offer a host of digital tech solutions that can help small-medium enterprises foster a collaborative working culture.

Our Milestone

2011
The founding of A Winsome Life as a Singapore-based lifestyle blog.

2012
Welcomed the 100,000th visitor.

2013
Singapore Blog Awards Top 10 Finalists for the Best Lifestyle Blog

2015
Registered A Winsome Life as a small business with ACRA.
Started to offer Personal Concierge and Lifestyle Management Services.
Our Personal Concierge Business was Featured in The Straits Times.

2016
Welcomed the 1,000,000th visitor to our site.

2017
Our Personal Concierge Business was quoted in The Straits Times.

2019
Singapore Website Awards 2019 Site of the Month (January) Award.
Published the thousandth article.

2020
New astrology column for all things astrology.

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, 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.

Through her photos, Jacqueline hopes to inspire people to travel more, eat more, see more, and enjoy life to its fullest!

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