DIY, Events, Kids, Upcycle,

Mother’s Day│ Last minute gifts you can ‘craft’ with her

Mothers day diy crafts 2020

With Mother’s Day around the corner, if your gift isn’t already ready then it’s about time you figured out Plan B. Wait! We’ve actually got Plan B in place for you. How about making some really cool DIY gifts by #repurposing common household items? It’s a win – win situation; you made a gift and it’s eco friendly too. Your mom will absolutely love it! So, Daddies let’s roll up those sleeves and get to …[Read more]

Tips and Guides,

Coronatimes 18 ideas to turn physical distances into fun+social connections!

lets get social

Just when ‘social distancing’ was widely accepted as the guiding light in times of Covid-19, the World Health Organisation has stated that it prefers the term ‘physical distancing’. Why? And what’s the difference? Well, ‘physical distancing’ is more accurate, and ensures that socialising while maintaining distance is encouraged at a time like this. Health experts are concerned that dealing with Covid-19 is having an adverse effect on the mental health of people, and reduced interaction …[Read more]

Books, People,

Readers’ Corner Top eco books recommended by environmentalists

readers corner secondsguru laura francois eco book

Secondsguru’s Readers’ Corner is a regular feature where eco warriors from Singapore share with us a book on sustainability that made an impact on them. This reading list of eco themed books is recommended for all those who want to make a difference to the world we live in – reading is a journey, rich in experience and learning, without actually having to leave a room. (Ideal at this point of time?!) This month, we …[Read more]

Tips and Guides,

Sleepless in Coronatimes? A guide to get the rest you need!

sleep better tips

Be it due lack of exercise or the excess of corona conversations, many among us are ending up with sleep patterns disturbed. And sleep has never been so precious – it impacts our mental well-being, which is already precarious in these socially distant times; and it affects our immunity, which needs to fight a novel virus. This is why we turned to Pooja Arora, co-founder of ReDefine Wellness, to share some techniques to sleep better …[Read more]