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Year of Climate Action 2018 What you can do to make a difference

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“Every single individual matters, every single individual makes some impact on the planet every single day and we have a choice as to what kind of difference we are going to make.” Jane Goodall in Google’s Earth Day-2018 doodle 2015 saw Singapore along with 194 other nations sign up for the Paris Climate Agreement or COP21. [Read here to know about it.] Fast forward to Nov 2017, Hon. Mr. Masagos Zulkifli, Singapore’s Minister for Environment and …[Read more]

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Fashion Creating a sustainable wardrobe on a budget

BE FASHIONABLY SUSTAINABLE ON A BUDGET

Meet Sharmila Ganapathy, an ethical fashion blogger who is based in our friendly neighbouring country, Malaysia. We met Sharmila at a WWF youth event in Malaysia in 2017, and have loved her work ever since. So when she offered to write a piece on ‘How to style sustainably when you’re cash-strapped’ for our readers, we were thrilled. Check her blog Fashionably Kind for the latest on what’s happening in the sustainable/ ethical fashion space globally and …[Read more]

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Eco Home Tea seed powder – for natural cleaning wherever you are!

tea seed powder

Our guest author today is Sandra Zhang, a zero waste practitioner in Singapore. Sandra’s interest in environment issues led her to set up Mono + Co, where she experiments with zero-waste lifestyle and journals these experiences. Currently working as a Project Manager for a charity organisation, she nevertheless makes time to work magic with leftover or near-expiry ingredients to eradicate household food waste. She also creates mouth-watering bread with vegetables, root vegetables especially.  Do look …[Read more]

Eco Homes Setting up an eco-friendly living room

eco friendly lifestyle home decor and furniture singapore

It is wonderful to write for Secondsguru once again. For those of you who do not remember, I have penned few articles for Secondsguru- my eco-friendly lifestyle experiences really. These were on Setting up an eco-kitchen from scratch, Running an eco kitchen and My big fat green wedding.  Today 6 months, countless business trips and deadlines later, I have finally set up the living room and rest of our new home- to my satisfaction. This …[Read more]