It’s our ‘secrets’ issue, which begs the question: is there a situation where it’s justified to tell ‘little white lies’ in the presence of your kids?
Picture this: as you step out the door to work, the distant wails of your little one can be heard even inside the car. “Separation anxiety can sometimes come from not being honest with your child. It’s either you sneak out because you don’t want to deal with the emotions, or you think it’ll be better for the both of you. Rather than lessening the pain, you’ll cause them to constantly worry that whenever they turn their backs, you’ll disappear,” points out child specialist Racheal Kwacz.
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YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND IN ME
“More than half of my time is spent with animals, but I enjoy it,” enthuses animal rescuer, Aileen Lee. The story of this selfless lady’s dedication and love for the fur kids she has saved will warm your heart.
We discover why pet proofing your home ensures harmony and safety for both the owner and the cat.
THE ONE WHO'S TAKING ACTION
Best known for her extensively waitlisted Nina bag, Gabriela Hearst walks the talk when it comes to sustainable luxury. The New York-based designer shares her inspirations, dreams and resolutions for herself and her eponymous label.
BORN TO ENTERTAIN
YOU MIGHT RECOGNISE HER AS THE GENTLE AND LOVING MOTHER IN LEE CHONG WEI, THE BIOPIC OF THE BADMINTON LEGEND, OR THE VULNERABLE YET RESILIENT TEACHER IN WET SEASON, WHICH HIT THE CINEMAS IN MARCH. SOME OF US MAY HAVE SEEN YEO YANN YANN ON THE BIG SCREEN PLAYING VARIOUS CHARACTERS FOR MORE THAN A DECADE. STILL, SHE NEVER FAILS LEAVE HER AUDIENCE IN AWE OF HER ACTING PROWESS.
THE TRUTH BEHIND FAUX FUR
Is imitation fur still a feasible alternative in this modern, fashion-forward world? Nadhirah Othman uncovers how the fur industry – both real and fake – brings a detrimental impact to the well-being of our planet.
Surprising reasons WHY YOUR KID is under performing in school
You’re understandably frustrated that your child isn’t living up to her potential. But before you blame her attitude, check if these conditions are hindering her academically.
A PAWSITIVE' Life
Like in many parts of the world, pet culture has seen exponential growth in Malaysia. In this issue, Lorraine Chai discusses pet therapy, a method of treatment that is gaining traction, and also some of the pet trends you don’t want to miss out on.
The Healing Power Of Unconditional Love
There’s a saying that goes, “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” For one woman, these words resonated deeply. An unlikely companion came into her life at her lowest point and changed everything.
Even Pets Need Tummy Care?
For many, keeping a pet is more than just caring for an animal; pets are family members, too. We speak to veterinary surgeon, Dr Wafaa Abdul Washefffrom Pets Corner Sdn Bhd, to find out how your pets can stay healthy with a suitable diet
Beauty The Natural Way
With climate change rapidly threatening the future of Mother Earth, we urgently need to curb further acts of destruction. We speak to Law Hong Mei, founder of The Olive Tree, about building a beauty brand that is sustainable from the core.
An Officer of Honor and Grit
A remarkable biography of U.S. cavalryman Lt. Powhatan Clark, plus a new history of the Civil War in the Southwest, big new biographies of Billy the Kid and Ned Buntline, and a dramatic novel of the Minnesota frontier.
The Battle Over Salt
The San Elizario salt flats were the prize in a Texas feud.
KATHLEEN GATI ON GH COMEBACK
At the end of September, GH revealed that Kathleen Gati’s Dr. Liesl Obrecht is back in the mix, with a key new ally and a critical mission: to clear her name by proving that Peter framed her for the death of Drew and the attempted murder of Franco.
A Lasting Legacy
Keith Lieppman has spent five decades with the Athletics, most prominently as farm director, always helping those around him to achieve
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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS AND PHOTOS FROM THE 422 SQUADRON'S PILOTS AND CREWS
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Andie Macdowell Bares All
The beloved actress on aging, parenting and her new film, ready or not.
A Prisoner Of Good Fortune
Zebulon Pike used Spanish incarceration to the U.S. advantage.
Explore Some Of The World's Smallest Marvels
For those looking for an extraordinary travel experience, wander off the beaten path and explore the smallest marvels the world has to offer!