Upcycle│ Our ‘best’ indoor crafts ideas for the kid in you

upcycle waste kids craft

With the rains ever-so-often threatening to wash away holiday plans in Singapore, we realise that we all need to have some indoor activities planned for the times we are forced to (or choose to) stay home. While outdoor activities are our daily dose of exercise and fresh air, indoor activities allow our kids( and the the kid within us) to unleash their creative sides and try their hand at something new. (Of course, there are …[Read more]

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Bamboo An Eco Friendly Alternative to Plastic

bamboo the miracle material alternative to plastic

Be FREE this July…from PLASTIC! It is estimated that we produce 300 million tonnes of plastic waste every year, and most of it is single use plastic. Our oceans, rivers, landfills and even homes are all overflowing with plastic and the sooner we take some actions to reduce its usage in our daily lives, the planet will be a better place for us to live in.  Plastic Free July is a global movement that encourages individuals …[Read more]

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Hacks to beat the Summer Heat 10 ways to keep your home cool naturally!

How to keep the house cool in summerwithout

NASA: Global Warming from 1880 to 2018 Did you press play on the video above? This heat-mapped globe shows us the temperature change from blue to orange in the past 120 years; I’m sure we’re not enjoying getting barbecued! It is now a certifiable fact that the world is warming. As Europe deals with an early summer heatwave, and the polar ice melts faster – one can be certain that the summer temperatures are going …[Read more]

The Hand Me Down Saga: Friends for life, pre-loved clothes and saving our planet

wardrobe share swap exchange clothes

Year: 2010 | Day: New Year’s Eve | Mission: The ‘perfect’ dress When we were in school and college, borrowing clothes from friends was the norm. Any important event in your life, your BFFs were happy to offer you whatever you needed – be it clothes, shoes, bags, free advice and even money if you were broke (I have really good friends, what can I say?)! This particular New Year’s Eve, we landed up at …[Read more]