Cyberbullying: The Stab Wound Of Words

Cyberbullying is on the increase as we enter into the new era of social media. The year 2020 hasn’t been so great for all of us due to COVID-19 pandemic. Being quarantined and stuck at home has everyone escape to Continue reading Cyberbullying: The Stab Wound Of Words

Live Music Scene In Today’s Unprecedented Times

Attending live music events is a great way to let your hair down to the rhythm. Sure, people are quite familiar with concerts and big stage music festivals. How about we look into the equally gratifying smaller-scale local music events Continue reading Live Music Scene In Today’s Unprecedented Times

Home For Peculiar Animals: Ms Jay, The Unsung Hero

The likes of it was unheard of, at least to me. An hour ago, the name J Jay Pet Station was unfamiliar but it only took so little to impress. Nestled in between two shop lots in Kota Damansara, Malaysia, Continue reading Home For Peculiar Animals: Ms Jay, The Unsung Hero

The Overlooked Importance Of Marine Turtles (Part 1 Of 2)

Sea turtles are one of the longest living reptiles that have roamed our seas for the last 110 million years. Albeit being the oldest living reptiles, most marine turtle species are going extinct. Mostly due to human impacts such as Continue reading The Overlooked Importance Of Marine Turtles (Part 1 Of 2)

Gunung Ledang: My Maiden Hike To The Summit

I have always wanted to hike, fancying myself a tiny bit of the adventurous sort. Knowing that hiking could indeed elevate my sense of adventure, I had always wanted to make that move. Somehow opportunity had not quite presented itself. Continue reading Gunung Ledang: My Maiden Hike To The Summit

The Delectable Ang-Ku Kuih Of Malaysia

Malaysia is a land of diversity and many cultures. The population comprises many unique ethnic groups. With such diverse cultures come amazing cuisine of different kinds. Malaysia is famous for its various dishes and foods, and one of the most Continue reading The Delectable Ang-Ku Kuih Of Malaysia

Hijab, A Crown For Muslim Women All Around The World

Recently, Muslim wear is in huge demand in the fashion industry all around the world. Hijab (headscarf) is becoming an important part of my life and for me, it is a crown for me as a Muslim woman. Muslim wear Continue reading Hijab, A Crown For Muslim Women All Around The World

Medical Tourism: What? Get My Knee Fixed Whilst On Holiday?

medical tourism

Did you know that every year at least 20 million people from all over the globe travel abroad to seek medical attention? Medical tourism is the process of travelling outside the country of residence for the purpose of receiving medical Continue reading Medical Tourism: What? Get My Knee Fixed Whilst On Holiday?

The Clan Jetties: Adapting To The Modern World (Part 2 Of 2)

A photo of Chew Jetty with sampan boats docking at the edge.

Previously, we discussed the idea of architecture conservation and its importance in protecting our heritage. And now, we are going to look into a UNESCO World Heritage site in Penang, Malaysia, called the Clan Jetties. The Clan Jetties, also known Continue reading The Clan Jetties: Adapting To The Modern World (Part 2 Of 2)

Ketogenic Diet: Is What’s On Your Plate The New Vogue?

Previously we shared that the idea of maintaining ketosis has taken over the weight loss space. This is because celebrities like Kourtney Kardashian touted the ketogenic (keto) diet. This led keto diet to the forefront of the discussion. Although you are Continue reading Ketogenic Diet: Is What’s On Your Plate The New Vogue?

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