Sonal is a lifestyle writer, blogger, food critic, communications / learning & development consultant and educator.
Sonal is a lifestyle writer and food critic and she loves to keep a close eye on hidden cultural and lifestyle treasures, primarily in Singapore and Asia, while continuing to unearth stories and histories of all things cultural.
She is also working on various book ideas… more on it soon.

Contact: spicerover@gmail.com

Communications/ learning & development:
Experienced training and development professional with 6+ years of experience leading/ managing/ executing L&D projects for in-house and third-party Fortune 500 clients.

Project management experience:
– Led 8 T&D projects as “Project Lead”: Responsible for design, development and delivery of the projects.
– Led and mentored teams of content developers
– Managed the overall project schedules with strict adherence to promised timelines
– Managed custom development learning projects with well-defined SLAs and project specifications

Training & development experience:
– Skilled in creating interactive & engaging training content for online & classroom training
– Advised, scoped T&D projects for several global Fortune 500 clients

– Clients served in multiple industries:
* Banking & financial services (including 2 of the top-5 global banks, a leading US commercial bank, a leading insurance company)
* Top multinational telecom company
* A leading international airlines
* Foreign governmental agencies, U.N. affiliated multi-lateral agencies, an international non-profit
* A leading international health-care company
* Top Indian companies (leading bank, a leading automobile giant)

– Experienced business communications educator and trainer
– Taught business communications course to post-graduate students.
– American TESOL certified English language teacher
– Certified Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor.
– Certificate in Business English Teacher Training (BETT)


12 thoughts on “About

  1. Richa Tiwari March 4, 2014 at 1:21 pm Reply

    Hi Sonal! Really nice blog you have here – I’m definitely going to refer to your posts on where to eat in Singapore in my remaining time here and when I come back! 🙂


  2. outforalonglunch October 8, 2013 at 11:55 am Reply

    Gourmet wanderlust! I’m in! Cheers!

  3. TheKitchenLioness September 25, 2013 at 1:39 am Reply

    What a wonderfully interesting blog you have, Sonal! I will have to take some time to read your posts – how nice that you stopped by my blog, this way I found my way here! For now, I really enjoyed the review about the 1st Bread Talk Café.

    • Sonal Chinchwadkar September 25, 2013 at 9:11 am Reply

      Hi Andrea… thank you very much for stopping by and the kind words… I have been into restaurant consulting for a while now, but decided to start blogging recently… :). I loved your recipes and have liked your FB page so that I keep getting regular updates :).

  4. WhiteTrinity September 22, 2013 at 8:57 am Reply

    Thanks for visiting my blog and the follow. You have some great posts! Look forward to reading more. Mrs. J : )

    • Sonal Chinchwadkar September 27, 2013 at 2:45 am Reply

      Thanks Mrs. J… loved your blog too!! Look forward to updates from you…

  5. ananda (@aanondo) September 13, 2013 at 2:05 am Reply

    Wonderful meeting you Sonal. Cheers!

    • Sonal Chinchwadkar September 13, 2013 at 8:06 pm Reply

      Thanks Ananda… great to meet you too! Keep in touch though the blogging world!

  6. Deborah August 13, 2013 at 10:54 pm Reply

    thanks for stopping by! i love your reviews on vegetarian restaurants!

    • Sonal August 13, 2013 at 11:25 pm Reply

      Thanks!! I am planning some more veggie special reviews

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