There’s very little more stressful or prohibitive than the fear of The Embarrassing Red Stain.
Here are three reliable and sustainable alternatives to sanitary pads and tampons that I’ve found to be super effective.… Read More Bleeding Better: Alternatives to Sanitary Pads and Tampons That Are Reliable & Sustainable
When I got my first salary, I began to wonder: where can I park these dollars to make them work harder than I do?
The obvious starting point was the interest on my savings account. Here’s a quick review on BoC’s SmartSaver account (up to 3.4%!)… Read More How my Bank of China SmartSaver account earns me 400+ chicken nuggets a year
Instead of just tossing everything away, depending on the quality and condition of the item, these are 5 ways I used to not only reduce excess but also reduce waste.… Read More Declutter your wardrobe: 5 ways to deal with clothes you no longer want or need
Living in Singapore, there’s one thing we have to deal with every day:
Sweating all the effing time.
So that brings me to a very real issue:
With great sweat comes great anxiety.
Here’s why I can truly put my hands up in the air, and wave ‘em like I just don’t care.… Read More The best deodorants to keep you fresh and anxiety-free even in this crazy humidity
People give up certain food types for all sorts of reasons – allergies, ethics, climate-change, general well-being.
But does giving something up necessarily mean deprivation?… Read More Why you can have your cake AND eat it: even when you’re going gluten, dairy and egg-free
Visiting Machu Picchu has always been on my bucket list, and I had the amazing privilege of going in December 2018. Whilst planning however, I realized that one does not simply show up at Machu Picchu. There are many ways to reach this incredible wonder of the world, each with their own set of considerations.… Read More On the Road to Machu Picchu: Planning Your Visit
The real measure of success is not the number of books read, but rather the amount of learning gained from those books.
I’m going to share a couple of things which work for me in the following areas:
a) Pick up new information
b) Retain new information
c) Reflect and learn from new information… Read More How I doubled my reading speed and still learn