5 Tips for Staying Productive While Working From Home

Plenty of people fantasize about working from the comfort of their own home. But working remotely is a double-edge sword — sure, you get to stay home, but it can be harder to focus on actually working. Here are four tips from work-from-home veterans and workplace experts. Stay Hidrate! WFH gives you more control over your…

The Dos and Don’ts of ‘Social Distancing’

Recently, the government told the “community mitigation strategies” to limit the spread of COVID-19 which include recommendations for “social distancing. This term are using to refer to a conscious effort to reduce close contact between people and hopefully stymie community transmission of the virus. But what exactly does “social distancing” look like? Here are the…

Houzcall x Picky Picks Issue #48

Welcome to Our Kinda Thing - we will share our favourite things here; dishes, coffee, IG, youtube vids, cosmetics - you name it. All of our features are ours, honest and real - no hidden sponsors. We’ll pop in every other Wednesday. This is going to be fun! Editor’s Note: “Movies vs reality” Life isn't…

Best Exercise Studios in Jakarta

Urban life has shifted our lifestyle to a more efficient and mindful solution. This also applies to our exercise routines. When gym subscriptions become a burden, we gaze our eyes toward boutique studios that provide flexibility, variety, and community engagement. To encourage you to move more, we are giving you these options to exercise in…

Mothers’ Day Gift Ideas Your Mom Will Love

The best occasion to show love to your loved ones is on days with no occasion. But particularly for your mother, Mothers' Day could be a great moment to express your love and gratitude for everything she taught until you become the woman you are now. If you don't have the time to pick the…

Crystal Facial Roller, A New Trend To Achieve That Goddess Glow Skin

We all ridiculously do ridiculous thing in order to have better, smoother, younger-looking and goddess-like skin. From getting through the pain of  getting our face pinched from facial treatments at beauty salon until peeling our face by the sticky black face mask, we've done that although it's that painful. No pain no gain, remember? GIPHY…

Mouly Surya Empowers Women In Her Movie

If you ever think that Indonesian movies couldn't be an equal competitor to Hollywood movies, maybe you haven't watched Marlina The Murderer in Four Acts (Marlina Si Pembunuh dalam Empat Babak). With a gorgeous cinematography that portrays the beauty of Sumba and a perfect atmospherically scoring, this movie address strong feminism values in a country…

Alanda Kariza Turned Sadness Into Achievements

" My mom was sued for 10 years criminal confinement and charged for 10 billion rupiahs penalty." Alanda Kariza, never had imagined even in her wildest dreams that her piece of writing could change her mom's fate. Back then at 2011, her mom, Arga Tirta Kirana who worked for Century Bank as Head of Corporate…

Dellie Threesyadinda and Her Power of Persistence

When it comes to professional sports, there's an intangible issue that's unable to be seen but does really exist, it's the gender inequality. For Indonesians, it's very common seeing men as athlete figures. But for us women, there's this gender segregation in sports, a serious claim that women couldn't really compete against men in sports.…