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Earth Day Nature Quiz

Earth Day |Nature Quiz Did you know that there are 17 reservoirs, 4 nature reserves and over 300 parks across the island that preserve Singapore's natural beauty? Take our Nature Quiz to test your awareness of Singapore and its natural surroundings and let’s see if you are a nature whiz kid, a green warrior or a budding seed. Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day folks! Did you know that there are 17 reservoirs, 4 nature reserves and over 300 parks across Singapore that preserve the island’s natural beauty? There are more than 1.3 million trees here, making nearly 50% of the island green and earning Singapore the name of ‘City in a Garden’, a vision put forward by the late Mr.Lee Kuan Yew. So, why not take a walk along one of Singapore’s nature reserves this …[Read more]

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Plant Power Children’s Interactive Session @ National Museum of Singapore

Plant Power| Children’s Interactive Session @ National Museum of Singapore Join in for an afternoon of fun and adventure with your young ones at this interactive session held at the National Museum of Singapore. Suitable for kids from 4-12 years old, this session is designed to inspire children to learn and understand the importance of plants in our daily lives and they will also get to create their very own “tree”!

  Embark on an exciting adventure to discover the world of plants with your kids this summer! This engaging and interactive session is free of charge and is designed to instill a love for nature in children. Kid’s can learn about the ingredients, flavours and colours that go into our food and will also get to create their very own “tree”! Different stations will be set-up to explain the wonderful benefits of plants, as well as the natural …[Read more]

Recycling e-waste Where to drop your electronic junk in Singapore (or flaunt it!)

Computer chips repurposed by UrbanRaven! Singapore's e-waste adds up to more than 160 Boeing 747 jets every year. Your old phones and gadgets do not belong in your regular garbage bin! You can transform, reuse and repurpose - or at the very least, recycle e-waste responsibly. Read more here.

And the answer is (drumroooollllll!) – computer chips! Every now and then, someone recycles electronic waste into a creative work of art  – a bench, a chair, or as Urban Raven in the poster above, even jewelry! At Secondsguru, we love to see the transformation of e-waste, this recycling of potential toxins into objects of desire. Unfortunately, not all of us have the time or creativity to re-purpose our e-waste. In fact, according to the National …[Read more]

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EventsGreat Singapore Garage Sale

Garage Sale

At Secondsguru, we adore the yesteryear vibe, and we love a good bargain. So you can imagine how excited we are for the weekend to arrive – to go check out The Great Singapore Garage Sale! The event organisers promise 26 stall-fulls of pre-loved and vintage items such as jewelry, clothes, shoes, toys, records, books and other wares you didn’t even know were missing from your life. You can take the kids along too – there …[Read more]