As every aspect of our lives has gone online, the nature of work, education, and even access to our everyday needs changed overnight when the pandemic hit. Delivery apps and Zoom classes have made the sudden arrival of the new normal easier. But while some of us sit at home safely sheltered behind our screens, many more offline people are sacrificing meals to buy “data” to attend classes and struggling to find work that will allow them to purchase laptops or tablets that are now deemed essential. The pandemic has pushed us into a digital revolution, but it has also exposed the pre-existing divide in society with most left behind on the other side.
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AFTER THE HUSTLE, REST
In a world that has wired us to go, go, go, don’t forget to slow things down and indulge in a state of recovery, especially when it comes to your skin
BRIDGING THE NEW WORLD
Mike Lagman is laying out a blueprint where no man is left behind
TELLS HIS WHOLE COMING OUT STORY... AND WHY HE NEVER SPOKE ABOUT IT BEFORE
Another month, another form of community quarantine. We’ll spare you the adjectives because what it really is, is limbo.
the great divide
Does going digital in the new normal keep us connected or is it leaving others behind a blank screen?
To Book Or Not To Book?
The adventure—and misadventures—of a traveler in the middle of the pandemic
IN HER MOMENT
The woman has always been defined in the eyes of a man. From what she is expected to do, to what she is expected to look like, the man has always been in control of what she can become. But in recent years, women have been taking these standards back into their hands to mold a new future of fashion that is inclusive and very much voiced by and for women.
QUEEN ANNE'S GAMBIT
There is no other person quite like Anne Curtis. Clad in the latest and signature pieces from Louis Vuitton, the iconic multi-hyphenate is as captivating as ever
The PiQo4 Laser lets you get ready for your closeup
The beauty boss and newly-wed is fostering an inclusive beauty community
Charming micro RPG LOOP HERO is one of this year’s first true gems.
Feeling, Sensitivity and Consciousnes
ROS PEARMAIN, Ph.D., has been integrating the fields of psychology, psychotherapy and spirituality, through both practical and philosophical approaches, for over 40 years. Here she explores the way a spiritual practice opens up the levels of feeling and sensitivity, as we expand into deeper and deeper levels of consciousness, and how our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual bodies are integrated through the heart.
Gluten and dairy restriction:OUR CHILDREN DESERVE BETTER!
When children experience respiratory, digestive, behaviour, or other health challenges, many parents naturally seek out dietary solutions. Unfortunately, the prevailing confusion in this area provides fertile ground for misconceptions and counterproductive dietary fads. Among contemporary trends, avoiding gluten and/ or dairy products are two of the most popular. Does taking your children off gluten or dairy really help? Do such recommendations rest upon fallacy or fact? As it turns out, though born of legitimate concerns, the impulse to discontinue gluten or dairy products is generally misguided, and may distract parents from truly important steps that can help kids to eat right, grow, and thrive.
Corsair 4000D Airflow
Obsidian meets 2020
PRO PILOT TURNING TIPS
The keys to flying smooth, consistent moves every time
The Puzzle of Mineral Names
DISCOVERING THE LOGIC BY UNDERSTANDING THE PROGRESSION
Peaceful Coexistence in “Cat-tivity”
Fanciers with a social media presence have recently been deluged with cute posts about our new four-footed furry supervisors.
Shure Aonic 50: Excellent Audio, Merely Good ANC
The Shure Aonic 50 headphones are priced to compete with the best noise-canceling headphones on the market. Sonically, they deliver a wonderful audio experience that will appeal to those seeking an accurate sound signature. When it comes to active noise cancellation (ANC), however, the headphones are merely good, not great. So while we enjoy the Aonic 50’s comfortable fit and quality sound, if ANC is your top priority, you can find better options in this high price range, including the Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700.
GREATER REALITY LIVING- Internalize the Great News: You are a Forever Being
In the third century B.C., Aristotle wrote: "Let us live as if we were immortal." We can now state much more assuredly: "We are immortal. Let us live accordingly."
How To Find Emotional Freedom
Take back your birthright to feel, express and let go.