The festive and merry season of Christmas is upon us and it is time to jot down your wish-list and send it off to Santa. You have dug out almost all the props and ornaments from the storeroom, and the tree stands proudly in the corner ready to be glamorized. Besides that, you are on […]
These retro style toasters will look great in any modern kitchen, even where there are no other matching or retro appliances in the home. They will look good on its own or to complement other small appliances with many colour options to choose from. For reliable toasters with modern conveniences and retro styling keep reading.
For the love of tea, here are five of the best modern portable tea sets that you can take with you wherever you go. These contemporary travel tea sets come complete with carry case, tea port with tea infuser and on some, multiple tea cups for sharing.
Lego, that simple brick building toy of all our childhoods, has undoubtedly gone beyond simple child’s play. As all of us have grown up, so has Lego right alongside us. And as we desperately introduce our old bricks or newer sets to our offspring, it is always secretly in hopes that we too get to […]
Everyone knows that the quickest way to prepare breakfast is to put bread into the toaster and break out the butter and jam. If you have a family to serve, make your morning routine that much easier and quicker with one of these 4-slice toaster. Not only is it fast but you can set it […]
Inspired by my quest to add a touch of class and a bit of glam to my bookshelves, I searched high and low for exotic and stylish gold bookends. Here is the result, 20 of the most sought-after and sophisticated book holders to pimp up your bookshelves.
For most households, the toaster is a kitchen appliance that many can not do without. It is just as essential as say the kettle or microwave oven. So it makes sense to invest in something that is more than just the basic white plastic box. Here, we look at 8 of the most advanced digital […]
What makes Mondays doubly dreadful is having to trade your cute, cozy, plushie-filled room in exchange for drab computers and cold desks that speak nothing of your fun personality. Well, regardless if you’re studying or already working, there’s always a way to bring a little bit of you into your desk in order to avoid […]
Scooters have grown up. It wasn’t that long ago that scooters were child’s play, reserved solely and especially for the adventurous child, for whom walking was just a bore. That said, children’s scooters really caught on and they were everywhere and at every turn, ranging from the high-end Micro scooters to the daredevil stunt range […]
Celebrating the art of coffee (and tea) does not end with finding the perfect bean/leaf, discovering the perfect brew, or finding the perfect machine for your home brewing needs. Coffee-making is fun and exciting, but nothing beats finally sitting down to enjoy your brew, especially if you have a collection of adorable mugs to pour […]
The debate over e-scooters and whether they are beneficial or detrimental to the community at large has been bubbling just under the surface over the past couple of years. Largely quoted as an incentive for that ‘last mile commute’, scooter rentals have become prominent in places with sunny weather although the antagonism against them has […]
Whether you bring your own packed lunch to work because you have special requirements for your diet, or you have great leftovers to eat for lunch the next day, one of the best ways to pack your lunch is to use a bento box.
When it comes to bento boxes, it is all about the compartments. The more the merrier as one would say. This allows for their lunches to be more exciting and if they look forward to their home brought lunch they are also more likely to finish it. Lunch battle won!
Over decades, ‘minimalism’ has transformed into being an art movement, to a well-celebrated design principle, to being a complete lifestyle. For now, let’s focus on the kind of minimalism that’s closely associated with Marie Kondo, and her magical ways of tidying up a home. If you’re thinking about re-imagining your home to include minimalist principles […]
Now that you’ve identified why you want to adapt a minimalist lifestyle and have reviewed the most important concepts when it comes to Kondo-Style minimalism, it’s time to ease into the shift.
“Never buy a piece of art that you don’t have to have. You know, don’t worry about who the artist is or how much it’s worth. I mean, you have to live with it every day. You have to walk by it every day. You have to really love it; you have to really appreciate […]
Working from home often conjures up images of working at your desk in pyjamas, day time television on in the background, and basically the assumed freedom of being able to decide when you do, what you need to do. While the freedom is very real, being master of your own clock and learning to juggle […]
Crazy about coffee? By now, you might already have a coffee maker of choice or even an entire espresso bar at home. Still, the best thing about being a home brewer is that it’s a lifetime learning endeavor – there’s always a way to improve your coffee making and coffee drinking experience, to make the […]
Sleeping in total darkness, while good for the body, may take some getting used to for kids getting their own rooms for the first time, and even for adults who are settling into a new place or a new routine. A night light or lamp can help ease the transition by providing comforting low-intensity lighting […]
The idea of meditation can be very intimidating. In such a fast-paced world, taking a moment to stay still and clear the head seems far from productive. However, anxiety and stress can soon manifest into physical symptoms. Meditation provides huge health benefits for the mind, body, and soul, making it essential for all-round wellness.