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Reading Time: 4 minutes During this coronavirus crisis, it is highly essential to boost your immune system while living in-home quarantine. The immune system protects our bodies from pathogenic attacks (bacteria, viruses, or other microbes) and limits the damage from noninfectious agents (cancer, sunburn, tumor, etc.). It is an orchestral synchronization of our body. An orchestra runs under a master’s direction. All the musicians need to come and perform together for syncing the tune and the instruments. The immune system also functions in a similar pattern.  All the defense systems work in complementary to each other to fight all unwanted agents in our bodies. To be sound and healthy, we need to keep our immune system secure. Here are some useful tips to boost your immune system.    Eat healthily! Drink Water!   Since you are in-home quarantine, it is crucial to maintain a balanced diet. To keep your immune system functioning correctly, you need to…

Reading Time: 5 minutes The recent coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the complete lockdown of most major regions in affected countries across the world. This was done to curb the spread of COVID-19, which is the respiratory disease caused by the virus. As a result, most of us living in countries affected by the disease have had to stay at home for quite a while. Living in home quarantine doesn’t seem bad at first but boredom hits you fast. Not being able to meet friends, grab a bite at your favorite restaurants, or partaking in various outdoor activities can do that to you. However, the extra time that you’re getting by staying at home can also be a blessing in disguise. It will allow you to do the things that you’ve always wanted to do but never got the time for. Staying at home can also be a great time to learn new skills.…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Property and real-estate frauds are not uncommon in Bangladesh. These acts of fraudulence come with changing theories, with succession and upgrades of several methodological approaches. There are several instances where people fall victim to these real estate scammers’ traps. The business of real estate is a tricky one. In today’s world, where technology is vastly saturated, scammers thrive in the real estate market. A multitude of sketchy scams can capture your attention with suspiciously attractive offers. In such cases, it is imperative to be skeptical and avoid those. Here we have jotted down some top-notch real estate scams to help you detect the crime and protect you from the predatory real-estate cons.  The fraud of the escrow wire In these kinds of scam activities, the fraudsters set up fake web pages and sites that resemble the title or your associated lending company. They will also send you an email, text…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Depending on the situation you are in, there might be plenty of reasons why you might want to set up an office in your home. For some people it is just more convenient to work from home, for others though, it might be a rational cause. For instance, you may live far away from your office or you really don’t want to lose 2-3 hours from your day getting stuck in city traffic. Sometimes the reason might be unusual and becomes a necessity such as during a disease outbreak, curfew or other emergencies. However, whatever the reason might be, if you find yourself locked down for a long period of time or just looking to get an office at home, this is the article for you.  Designing a home office might be right up your alley but how are you planning to turn it into a productive workplace? After all,…

Reading Time: 5 minutes When we say the name or the word coronavirus, we can easily realize that it is indeed the most uttered word in the entire world in the last few days. The coronavirus is a minuscule virus but its impact on human civilization is unimaginable. This simple virus has done something so vastly annihilating, that in this busy, materialistic life of ours, we couldn’t have ever imagined it. Coronavirus has kept us in a house arrest situation, introducing us to different terminologies and words like home quarantine.  What is home quarantine? The word quarantine might sound a bit complicated, but it isn’t something difficult to grasp. In Bengali, the word “quarantine” does not have a literal translation but it might be described as closely as “segregation” or “dissociation”. But the word quarantine is generally used in the cases of infectious diseases and viruses, where an infected person or animal is kept…

Reading Time: 4 minutes In Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, the first category that needs to be fulfilled is our Physiological needs. These are the basic things that we need for survival, including air, water, food, and shelter. From this, we can infer that water is necessary for sustaining life on planet earth. Not only humans but all other creatures on this planet need water to survive. It’s an essential part of our ecosystem. Although water is abundant and a renewable resource, its availability is not spread equally across the globe. Many places in the world suffer from water scarcity, including global cities such as Cape Town in South Africa and… even Dhaka isn’t exempt from this, with many areas affected by water crises. This is why today we will be laying out steps for creating a water efficient home. RAINWATER HARVESTING It is one of the most ancient practices when it comes to water…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Coronavirus, or Covid-19, just made landfall in Bangladesh. But regardless of its presence in the country or how much it may spread in the future, it is imperative to remember that there is no need to PANIC! According to several organizations like WHO, Even the common influenza is more dangerous than Covid-19 in terms of spread. And in order to protect yourself and your family, all you need to do is follow a few precautions – starting with your home which will drastically reduce your chances of contracting the Covid-19. However, there is a lot of misinformation floating around social media regarding this issue such as that the virus is unusually large and cannot survive in a warmer climate – citing UNICEF as the source. All that information, however, is entirely incorrect. So, let’s take a look at a few REAL tips on how to protect your home against coronavirus.…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Nothing makes your home sparkle like clean home appliances. While glorious decor such as a striking paint job, a magnificent ornate chandelier, cabinets, and different types of flooring make for a stunning home, greasy, grimy and dirty home appliances can ruin everything. Fortunately, achieving clean home appliances is not a daunting task; it only takes a bit of work and very little know-how. Although it may seem like a long afternoon task, with our glorifying step-by-step guide on how to clean home appliances, your home appliances can be sparkling clean in no time at all. Fridge A clean fridge can change the vibe of a room in more ways than one. Aside from looking nice, a clean fridge can rid your home of bad odor, unsightly clutter, and rotten and expired food. That said, here is what you can do to clean your fridge: Make a food-safe solution by mixing…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Whether you are in your office or doing your chores at home, it is easy to get exhausted from the everyday hustle of life. Back in the old days, people were more inclined towards their wellbeing rather than living a forfeiting life. Nowadays, however, it is the opposite and you will hardly find someone who is not truly stressed out. That is because as our lives moved on to a fast-paced style, our time for relaxation also reduced significantly. Since you can’t escape being stressed out, it is important for you to know how to handle the tension. Even if you are in your home, there is no guarantee that you will feel relaxed. This is especially true for parents with young children. After a long day at work, it becomes a necessity to be somewhere to take off the excess load and just forget about what stressed you out…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Family is a blessing. It is the foundation that keeps us grounded and connected with each other through thick and thin, throughout our entire lives. But lately, as our lives move on increasingly fast-paced, the amount of time we spend with our family is decreasing. That is why a family gathering is a very special event and we all long to spend some quality time with our families. However, whether it is just you and your siblings or all of the cousins, aunts, and in-laws, a family reunion can become really challenging if not planned properly. So here are some useful tips on preparing home for family gatherings.  Rearrange the furniture Since a family gathering is a big event, it requires a lot of organizing and rearranging. For preparing home for family gatherings, start with rearranging the furniture in your living room. There will also most likely be a lot…