Category Archives: Living Tips

Too Much Screen Time

Apple iPhone has this thing called “Screen Time” that tracks time spent on my iPhone each day. Over a period of past 7 days, my screen time was 1 hour per day on average. It also tells me which program … Continue reading

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Making Resolutions

People were saying making resolutions was passé (no longer fashionable). What is the use of making yearly resolutions when one cannot keep them? I thought so in the past but I have changed my mind. I have a different take … Continue reading

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Doing our parts to save this earth

We live on this planet called earth. We see more extreme weather conditions in recent years. Scientists attribute this to actions of human beings in modernisation, excess consumerism and indiscriminate destructions of earth natural resources. Though we may not be … Continue reading

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Speaking the Truth in the age of Fake News

Speaking the truth is the way to counter the proliferation of fake news in the era of social media. Truth and fake are opposites. One more truth results in one less fake. What constitutes speaking the truth? Not telling lies … Continue reading

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Fears of Retirement

With Singapore’s life expectancy rate of 83.3 years, assuming if one retires at age 67 years old, he has 16.3 years of life in retirement. However, if another wants to retire at 62 years old, then he has 21.3 years … Continue reading

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Are you constantly planning ahead or living in the past?

My mind is darting around. It jumps around three states – past, present and future. The nature of mind is such. Dwelling too much in the past and the future robs us of staying in the present. The key word … Continue reading

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On Growing Old

I have reached this age that I could not imagine ever reaching when I was still a teenager. Yes, I saw my parents getting old. But not I when I was still in school and I had my whole life … Continue reading

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