My experience in planning for festival using a planner and diary

ORGANIZE, Planning
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In most important event, there is usually one main person who ended up to coordinate and often do most of the things. Examples are planning for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chinese New Year and other festivals where you need to clean the house, do shopping and cooking for guests or planning for an anniversary or wedding event. [...]

Recycle small plastic container for portable snack containers

HOME, Recycle
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One of the ways to avoid buying junk food is to bring health snacks with us while we are out and about. Because when we are hungry, we would tend to grab unhealthy options such as chocolate bars, ice cream and chips. In the past, I reuse a small sour plum plastic bottle to fill [...]

How to store your bed sheets, pillow cases and beddings

Bedroom, STORAGE
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When I was young, my mom would store washed bed sheets in shelf at the cupboard. There was no systematic lines for folding and dividing the items. So when someone went to the shelf to rummage through something, the whole place becomes a huge mess. And then, as it was an old wooden cupboard, some [...]

How to get rid of ants crawling around your kitchen, counters and dining table

CLEANING, HOME, Kitchen
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I am ashamed to admit this…. it but there was a time where my house was literally infested with ants. When I took over the household chore of sweeping and mopping, I was often overwhelmed at the sheer amount of moving ants that would be crawling on my kitchen floors, counters and dining table. My [...]

Clip opened packages and unfinished 3-in-1 coffee and tea using binder clips

HOME, Kitchen
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What do you do with opened packages such as 3-in-1 beverages and other packaged snacks and dry food? For dry food such as oats, rice and spaghetti, you can pour them into an air tight plastic containers. A friend of mine use expensive clips to clip the packages together. But how about smaller packets like [...]

How to have more joy and discipline when ironing clothes

HOME
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I am quite surprised when most of my friends told me that they actually HATED ironing clothes. It is a task that they seriously do not look forward to. How about you? Do you hate ironing? Currently, I am ironing clothes for my entire family. While it is not a task that I love, I [...]

Simple way to temporarily store receipts for calculation and records

ORGANIZE, Planning
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Do you keep your store and shopping receipts all over the place? Ever since I realize that I have exceeded my monthly budget, I have kept a close tab my expenses. Tracking my incoming and spending each day has help me to be more mindful of my spending and hence reduce the daily expenses and [...]

How to manage the massive amount of clothes that you have

Bedroom, ORGANIZE
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In these past few years, decluttering and minimalism are often the talk of sites and social media. Tonnes of videos are made to teach folks how to declutter the massive amount of clothings that they have. But how about those who have massive, HUGE collection of clothes that they absolutely love and cannot bear to [...]