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7 Creative Things You Can Do With Your Old Furniture

Do you ever look at your old furniture and wonder what to do with it? Simply tossing it in the backyard is not often an option (especially if you don’t have a backyard). And moving it somewhere else? Well that can be cumbersome, often consuming a whole day. And also…...

How to Make Your Skin Look Younger without Breaking the Bank

Everyone pretty much wants the same thing when it comes to skincare. They want to look youthful, hydrated and blemish-free. Unfortunately, a lot of us think gorgeous and glowing skin means spending fat cash at department store beauty counters. But you know, it doesn't have to be like that at...
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Starting a side hustle: 4 steps to earn extra money while doing what you love

Okay, so you’ve all heard the mantra: “Do what you love for a living.” But what they don’t tell you is just how impossible it is, right? Not everyone is a Steve Jobs or Ellen DeGeneres. According to a Gallup poll conducted in 2015, only less than 31% of people...

3 Easy Recipes for DIY Slime without Borax

While going through the Carousell marketplace lately, we've been seeing a lot of interest in slime. That's right, slime. The goopy, sticky stuff that looks like it came out of a radioactive barrel and will turn pet amphibians into anthropomorphic crime-fighting ninjas.  To find out more about this sticky trend,...
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Comprehensive Guide to Singapore Home Renovation 2021

Congrats on finally owning your own home! Be it a HDB flat, condo apartment or landed house, the next step after getting the keys to your new home is to give it a renovation makeover–at the most reasonable cost, of course. But with the choice of interior designers, contractors, sub-contractors…...

Staff picks: 11 hot homeware finds

Last week, a bunch of us were invited to a cozy steamboat party at our GM’s place. Once we entered, the first thing that caught our attention was this extensive wall of Lego sets. Bedazzled by the massive Lego display, it reminded me of why I love visiting new...

A dad’s guide to choosing baby carriers

I’ll say it straight up: I’m a big fan of babywearing. I’ve spammed the #babywearingdad hashtag on Instagram. I’ve used several of them through the years, and I’ll happily wear my 4 year-old daughter right now if she wanted me to. Why? Because it’s convenient for so many reasons: It...

5 ways to live out your childhood superhero fantasies

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 comes out today, and it got me thinking of superheroes. One of the things that really stuck with me from Guardians is the way Star-Lord's character was just a regular kid who got whisked away by aliens and was turned into a superhero. Now...
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COVID-19 Circuit Breaker: Home-based learning activities to try with your kids

To limit community spread of the pandemic, working from home (WFH) in Singapore is quickly becoming a norm. And staying home is not just limited to the adults - even children are supposed to take part in home-based learning (HBL) / e-learning. If you have not been homeschooling your...

Carousell enabled my music shop

Before I downloaded Carousell, I was just a music teacher harbouring a dream where I can one day sell music books and spread music to the world. When I took the plunge and started selling music books under the name MusicNuts!, my husband and I didn't know anything about marketing and we...