Finally, a long weekend is upon us! With how stressful our lives here in Singapore are, we know how tempting it is to just stay in and laze about on a day off. But it’s not often that we get a three-day weekend, so this...

In honour of ‘Take a Walk in the Park’ Day, we’ve curated a list of the Poetree team’s favourite walking trails from around Singapore, just for you. So go on, explore our island’s beautiful, lush landscapes. MACRITCHIE RESERVOIR PARK Perhaps one of Singapore’s better known hiking spots,...

Like most people, we love staying in fancy hotels. There really aren’t many things in life as pleasurable as snuggling into luxurious bedding in a plush room – except, of course, getting to enjoy the heavenly bathroom that comes with the suite! There’s just something...

If you’re like us, your first thought was probably: “come on, how complicated can washing your face even be?” But actually, as we’ve discovered, there are hard and fast rules when it comes to cleaning your face. Do it incorrectly and you could be damaging...

There’s nothing better and more relaxing than coming home to a cosy, welcoming house after a long day. In fact, studies have shown that a comfortable home environment can drastically reduce stress and improve mood. On the other hand, a room that is too cluttered,...

For many of us, Chinese New Year has always been a special and festive time when we were growing up. As kids, Chinese New Year meant fireworks, playing with cousins, new clothes, and of course, ang pows. But as adults, many of the rituals associated...

Besides brightening up your life, keeping houseplants in your home is a great way to balance the artificial interior with natural elements. Here are a few flowering houseplants that can create a more vibrant atmosphere in your home this festive season, as well as techniques...

Olives contain lots of anti-aging antioxidants and hydrating squalane that makes it perfect to help restore, refresh and rejuvenate the body. Thanks to Cleopatra, this ancient beauty secret has been used in many beauty products and DIY beauty recipes.  Here are some of the ways...

We confess. Here at Poetree, we’re all about eating and living healthy… but when it comes time for an afternoon snack, we’re hardly immune to the sugary allure of a sweet treat. While cakes, biscuits, and chocolates taste amazing, we all know they’re not exactly...

Being a mom is definitely rewarding but there are also times when you wish you could just hide under a rock away from your kids. We know where you’re coming from and have decided to gather some of the best hacks from moms everywhere...