Looks like we won’t be dashing through the snow or having a white Christmas here in Singapore but that’s not going to stop us from getting our jingle bells on here in the tropics! ‘Tis the season of Secret Santas and Christmas presents, so if...

Double, double, toil and trouble… the spookiest night of the year is near! Halloween is one of the most fun festivals in the year, especially for our little ones, so why not get your kids involved in decorating the house and dressing up for the...

It’s no secret that the world today is filled with uncertainty and worrying trends, but as former U.S President Barack Obama so aptly said, “The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen...

We all know how good for our health it is to cook with olive oil, but did you also know that applying it on your body can improve your skin’s appearance? Read on to learn about three olive oil treatments that will leave your skin...

We don’t know about you, but every year when Father’s Day rolls around, we tend to go through a bit of head-scratching. When it comes to Mother’s Day, from flowers to mani-pedis, there’s no shortage of gift ideas for our mums, but we always find...

  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...

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...