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  • My Happy Ending

    Hey friends! So this is our last post… and with everything I’ve done for this blog and it being nearly the end of the semester, I thought that I should end off by sharing my reflections.   When I first proposed my blog theme, I had a clear idea of what I wanted to share […]

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  • Dear Cheeseburgers, Til We Meat Again? It Might Be Sooner Than You Think.

    Hey guys! Welcome back, hope school has been treating you alright! Due to environmental concerns, some of us (including me!) are trying to switch to more sustainable practices, like skipping beef, or using tooth powder instead of toothpaste. While having a meal with my friends the other day, someone commented on how he misses cheeseburgers. […]

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  • Take-A-Break Thursdays

    Hey guys, how’s everything going! Thanks for coming back to my blog again 🙂 Today’s post is something a little more personal, I’d like to share what I’ve been doing when I’m discouraged by the stress of school and environmental issues. One thing that helps me is taking a breather and remembering what sparked my […]

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  • A Plastic-Free Ocean – I Wish!

    Last month, I participated in Waterway Watch Society’s Kayak Cleanup at Marina Reservoir. As expected, I picked up a lot of rubbish – lollipop sticks, plastic bags, straws, wrappers, etc. In the short time of 20 minutes, our group picked up 5 kg of rubbish! However, what really struck me from that clean up was […]

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  • Introducing Me

    Hola! My name is Steffi Tan, and I’m a Year 1 student in NUS studying Environmental Studies. As you might guess from my course name, I’m quite a tree-hugger, I am very interested in our environment. Right now, the state of our planet isn’t looking great. We get frequent reports of droughts, floods, wildfires, and wildlife […]