Charging EV: Know This Before You Connect, Charge, Go!

Charging your EV 101

In the first episode on the Electric Vehicle (EV) article series, we provided an overview of what an EV is and its mechanics. As of now, several countries are already planning to ban internal combustion vehicles by as early as Continue reading Charging EV: Know This Before You Connect, Charge, Go!

Why I Got On To Break In My Running Shoes

There once was a time when joggers and runners were relatively uncommon sightings on the streets in my neighbourhood. Then one day, the COVID-19 pandemic reached our shores and changed our world as we knew it. Our lifestyles followed suit. Continue reading Why I Got On To Break In My Running Shoes

Disabled Children: Who Defends Their Rights?

Have you ever seen a disabled child in public before? If so, how did you react? Often, most people just quietly ignore him or her because they don’t know how to respond. Some kind souls might smile or wave at Continue reading Disabled Children: Who Defends Their Rights?

Modern-Day Gentleman: Where Can I Find One?

Previously, we explored what it takes to be a modern-day gentleman. But what does that mean to me, as I once again take on the dating world? Dating today has changed from the days of yore. To illustrate, ladies tend Continue reading Modern-Day Gentleman: Where Can I Find One?

Skincare Routine Made Easy For Someone With Sensitive Skin

As someone who struggles with sensitive skin, I constantly have trouble choosing products suitable for my skin. It has been a journey figuring out my skin type and what works best for me. To contextualise, I struggle with both mild Continue reading Skincare Routine Made Easy For Someone With Sensitive Skin

Online Food Delivery: New Norms In Dining

Online delivery is in huge demand all around the world especially when it comes to the food category. There are many reasons why people prefer to order food online. The most common cited reason being busy with work or studies. Continue reading Online Food Delivery: New Norms In Dining

Is Saving Money Even Possible During An Economic Crisis?

The rapid COVID-19 outbreak poses a world-wide health crisis and disrupted the workflow around the globe. Uncertainty in stock markets, the declining economy, and rising unemployment rate have created restlessness among the people. In Malaysia, people have been losing their Continue reading Is Saving Money Even Possible During An Economic Crisis?

Architecture Conservation: Protecting Our Past (Part 1 Of 2)

Do you ever get awestruck when you see a 100-year-old building? The fact that it was built more than a century ago without any modern technology fascinates me. My curiosity grew when I was studying architecture at Taylor’s University (2015-2019). Continue reading Architecture Conservation: Protecting Our Past (Part 1 Of 2)

Ketogenic Diet: The New Health Vogue?

Diet; a word that literally means something we eat, in any shape or form. It is associated with a restrictive notion, specifically for losing weight but it is not really true. There are different kinds of diets like protein diet, Continue reading Ketogenic Diet: The New Health Vogue?

Solar Panel System: Tapping Clean Energy From The Sun

Tapping green energy from the sun that you can store for later use

In the previous article, we explored several aspects that homeowners needed to consider when they plan to set up a solar panel system in their household. The idea of being able to enjoy electricity that you generate on your own Continue reading Solar Panel System: Tapping Clean Energy From The Sun

Meet Gen Z: The Lifestyle Of The New Generation

Over the passing of time, our world has changed in more ways than one. Generations come and generations pass, but as the old generation fades away, a new one comes to fill its place. With the arrival of the 21st Continue reading Meet Gen Z: The Lifestyle Of The New Generation

Nut About Nuts: Phenomenal Dessert In Malacca

The year 2020 has been stressful for me. With the Movement Control Order (MCO) and passing of my grandma, it has been tough to even see the bright side of things. However, thankfully there are some things that give me Continue reading Nut About Nuts: Phenomenal Dessert In Malacca

Water Tubing: An Activity To Bond With Family And Friends

With the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) in Malaysia taking effect since 10 June 2020, schools nationwide have reopened in July 2020. At the same time more than 65% of Malaysia’s workforce have returned to work. The mundane routine of Continue reading Water Tubing: An Activity To Bond With Family And Friends

Complexity Of Skin Colour In The Modelling Industry

In the previous article, we shared about the problems along with the empowerment of plus-size models. Beauty enthusiasts know singer Rihanna‘s makeup brand Fenty is popular for its extensive inclusivity of all shades of skin. For the longest time, women Continue reading Complexity Of Skin Colour In The Modelling Industry

Explore The Magical Benefits Of Deep Breathing

A few deep breaths a day to achieve mental freedom.

I remember when I was a little girl, my father would always remind me to make deep breathing a habit whenever I feel overwhelmed. As an anxious child, I was easily influenced by the energy of my surroundings. I tend Continue reading Explore The Magical Benefits Of Deep Breathing

The Blessed Nature Of Kashmir (Part 2 of 2)

In the 14th century, the Sufi poet, Amir Khusrau alluded Kashmir to paradise on earth. There appears in the records of Emperor Jahangir that he too held this observation in the 17th century. Through the hundreds of years that followed, Continue reading The Blessed Nature Of Kashmir (Part 2 of 2)

Gaslighting: The Darkness In Toxic Society

Everyone will encounter a toxic person at some point in their lifetime. A toxic person is a person whose behaviour causes negative effects on others. Previously, I did meet such a toxic person with a gaslighting personality and it was not Continue reading Gaslighting: The Darkness In Toxic Society

Is Stock Market The Quickest Way To Become Rich?

Based on my latest reading on Malay Mail, Social Security Organisation (Socso) Employment Insurance Service (EIS) states that workforce attrition in Malaysia has risen by 42% year-on-year for the first quarter of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thus, making Continue reading Is Stock Market The Quickest Way To Become Rich?

Bespoke Experience: But Is It Savile Row Worthy?

A brown bespoke suit on mannequin

So you’re in the market for a suit. That’s not all, you also want to enjoy a “Kingsman” worthy bespoke experience in the process. No shame in admitting that we tend to enjoy the process more than the very output Continue reading Bespoke Experience: But Is It Savile Row Worthy?

Harassed By Ride-Hailing And Delivery Services

Ever since Movement Control Order (MCO) was imposed on 18 March 2020 in Malaysia, ride-hailing and food delivery services such as Grab, Foodpanda and HappyFresh have been saving us all from hunger. Although I, along with all Malaysians, appreciate their Continue reading Harassed By Ride-Hailing And Delivery Services

Cat Care: Abu’s Finally Settling In, What’s Next? (Part 2 Of 2)

Previously we described how we brought Abu into our home. And now that he’s comfortably settled in, it’s important to learn Cat Care 101. Now, I have to remember to keep Abu feeling safe, happy and healthy. This requires frequent Continue reading Cat Care: Abu’s Finally Settling In, What’s Next? (Part 2 Of 2)

Cyber Security: How Safe Are You On The World Wide Web?

Every day, millions of people all over the world go online to surf one of the greatest resources known to humanity: The World Wide Web. The World Wide Web is a place where people can go to socialise, interact, explore, Continue reading Cyber Security: How Safe Are You On The World Wide Web?

Electric Vehicles: Embracing The Electric Lifestyle

Nissan Leaf electric car

20 years into the 21st century, the concerns on climate change and the greenhouse effect are ever increasing. The rising cost of petroleum forces consumers to source for alternative energy sources with better efficiency and less impact on nature. The Continue reading Electric Vehicles: Embracing The Electric Lifestyle

Mindful Eating: Why It Is Important That You Practise It

Previously, we shared about intermittent fasting and its many health benefits. Our eating habits can affect our health and well-being. For most of us, mealtimes are mid-day breaks where we get to feed our hungry selves. However, we rarely have Continue reading Mindful Eating: Why It Is Important That You Practise It