DIY

The Art of Feng Shui — Inviting Chi and Zen into Your Home

Feng means ‘air’ and Shui means ‘water’ and according to Taoist vision, Chi is the understanding that the land (wood, fire, earth, metal and water) is alive and buzzing with energy. Together, Feng Shui believes in harnessing the energies of the environment to bring good luck, health, and positive energy into living spaces and thereby, into lives.

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

7 tips to decorate a living room

A living room has had many names. Lounge, sitting room, drawing room — whatever you want to call it, the appeal and importance of a living room in a home remains the same. While you might not actually live in the room, as the name suggests, a house or apartment just does not seem right without one. Here are a few ideas and tips to decorate your living room and make it more appealing.

June 7, 2022
June 7, 2022

The Art of Feng Shui — Inviting Chi and Zen into Your Home

Feng means ‘air’ and Shui means ‘water’ and according to Taoist vision, Chi is the understanding that the land (wood, fire, earth, metal and water) is alive and buzzing with energy. Together, Feng Shui believes in harnessing the energies of the environment to bring good luck, health, and positive energy into living spaces and thereby, into lives.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Embracing Hygge décor for a cosy home

Hygge décor refers to the minimalistic interior decoration that prioritises the qualities of cosiness and ease and incorporates the Danish idea of hygge.

January 10, 2022
January 10, 2022

What to do with old calendars

Let’s explore how to reuse calendars that the years leave behind.

December 9, 2021
December 9, 2021

A beginner’s guide to vegetable gardening

You do not necessarily need to live in the countryside to take up vegetable gardening as long as you can provide your plants with ample sunlight. Additionally, if you have ever had an urge to grow your own produce, winter is the perfect time to get started.

October 31, 2021
October 31, 2021

Food storage ideas to match your needs

Plastic containers are a common sight in everyone’s kitchen. They are durable, economic, and can take a rough handling. Plastic bowls are especially useful for storing items at room temperature.

October 18, 2021
October 18, 2021

The versatile rice cooker

Modern problems require modern solutions, and kitchen appliances can be regarded as the present-day sous chefs, especially multipurpose ones. Such an essential kitchen gadget is the rice cooker. Albeit its name, it can be used to cook myriad dishes apart from rice.

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

An inexpensive guide to mood-lifting décor changes

The inner space of our humble dwellings is intimately connected to our physical and mental well-being; and so, we can unanimously agree that the home décor evokes both positive and negative emotions and immensely impacts our mood.

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

The well-crafted balcony garden

Gardening does not have to be limited to spacious lawns, roomy rooftops or terraces. Balconies can easily be transformed into a lush patch of greenery, regardless of its size.

August 28, 2021
August 28, 2021

Tips to care for your books

These 6 tips on how to care for your books can help extend the life of your books a little longer.