• Features,  Lifestyle

    HappyFresh & The Food Aid Foundation Initiate The “Meal For A Meal” Campaign

    With this month being Ramadhan where it is the month for fasting and self-reflection, there is no better time to do whatever one can do to help those in need.  A lot of times, the less fortunate amongst us cannot partake of clean water and have food because they lack access to clean water or do not have enough food. With HappyFresh being a leader in delivering fresh groceries, they believe that it is important to be socially responsible and to give back to the community. Together with the Food Aid Foundation, they’ve established the “Meal-for-a-Meal” program where HappyFresh will donate a bag of groceries to the people in need…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    The Best & Worst Positions For Sleeping

    Sleep is a subject that one might think rather uncomplicated, but it’s not as simple as one would like. How much sleep should you get? And what is the best sleeping position for you? Is it better to sleep on your side or on your stomach? What position makes you more likely to snore? All these questions are quite valid because these days, we are getting less sleep than ever before and a lot of it has to do with our lifestyles but did you know that your sleeping position also has a lot do with it? Well, it does. Both too little and too much time sleeping has been…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    Bally And Bath & Body Works Opens At Johor Premium Outlets!

    If you’re a fan of Johor Premium Outlets, you’ll be happy to hear that there’s some new blood that has just joined the family. Since Johor Premium Outlets (JPO) opened in 2011, it has attracted millions of visitors, and with their Phase 2 launched in 2013, it has been even more well-received by shoppers. Now, with the opening of two new stores, Bally and Bath & Body Works, it seems to be growing to be bigger and better. In addition to those two new shops opening up, the iconic British brand Burberry has also recently been refurbished with a fresh new look, so fans of this British brand will be…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    Family Bonding Is Top Priority During Ramadan

    Ramadan is upon us and a recent poll taken by Rakuten Malaysia found that bonding with the family is the biggest priority for Malaysian Muslims during Ramadan. The poll was conducted on 100 Malaysian Muslims which had some interesting findings. The poll found that 28% of the respondents listed “family bonding” as the most important element of Ramadan for them. This was followed by growing spiritually (24%) and having enough energy for their work or school activities (21%). However, the poll also found that respondents did not see certain things as a priority. For example, getting enough exercise (1%), getting adequate sleep (4%) and getting sufficient nutrition and hydration (9%) did…

  • Features,  Fitness,  Lifestyle,  Wellness

    Best 5 Hiking Spots Around Klang Valley

    Sometimes when the weekend comes along, you just don’t know what to do and are just itching to do something.  The thing is, you’re fed up of malls, cafe hopping, cinemas and well, just had enough of what the city has to offer. This calls for a short weekend getaway. Perhaps an overnight trip is not suitable as you’ve too much to do and also, don’t have the time to plan an overnight trip. So, a day trip is the answer such as going to Sekinchan or even to Gopeng for something more adventurous. Both aren’t too far away and frankly, a great day out for you and the family…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    Do You Know How to Pick A Durian And 16 Other Local Fruits?

    Lucky for us, Malaysia sits near the equator so we’re blessed with tropical weather year round. Because of the great weather, our fruit farmers can harvest an abundance of fruits throughout the year too! We all know how to eat our fruits, but do you know what to look out for if you want to pick the freshest and sweetest ones? Look and check for these signs when you are buying any of these local fruits so that you can tell whether the fruits are fresh and ripe before purchasing: Here’s a guide to help you pick the best fruits: Check the stem of the fruit, if it has one. You can tell whether…

  • Activities,  Family,  Features,  Lifestyle

    Top 5 Trick Art Museums In Malaysia

    Trick art has never become more fun and it has literally brought art to the masses in a fun, interactive way. If you don’t know what trick art is all about, it’s also known as the ancient art of “tromple-l’oeil”, which in French means to deceive the eye. According to Wikipedia, it is an art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions. In some forms of trick art, it is also considered 3D art and the 3D factor is observed in terms of its height, width and depth. Sculpture, for example, is a form of three-dimensional art. There are many forms…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    How To Unlock Your Creative Genius

    Have you been there when you’re in need of ideas but are just stumped?  We’ve been there and know that at times, coming up with creative ideas can be a little challenging, especially when one is feeling tired, drained or overworked. The thrill of starting something new and getting the creative juices flowing is quite inspiring, but that’s just it. We may need the inspiration to kick off those creative juices flowing. Many would agree that starting something new is the easiest part of the creative process. It is the ‘seeing through from the start to finish’ part that not only takes the most effort but it’s also the most…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    LunchClick.co : The New Era Of Dating

    If you’re in the dating scene, you’ll know that nothing is straight forward.  Online dating or mobile dating can be a little more complex because you don’t necessarily get what it seems you’re getting. LunchClick is aiming to change that. Mobile digital dating is not a new trend, but it certainly has room for improvement. Violet Lim, a matchmaking expert (founder of the Lunch Actually Group) has launched LunchClick, Asia’s first mobile dating app. Having been in the business for over 11 years, Violet has observed the behavior of singles and those masquerading as singles on existing mobile dating apps, she knows more than a thing or two about mobile dating.…

  • Features,  Lifestyle

    Top 6 Places For Cold Brew In Klang Valley

    The coffee scene has grown by leaps and bounds over the past year or so and it has taken our city by storm with coffee shops and cafes popping up everywhere. A well-brewed cuppa goes a long way in making someone happy in our books. And when it comes to coffee, there’s a relatively new trend in the coffee scene and that is the every refreshing cold brew. What is a cold brew? Well, in very simple terms, it’s a coffee drink served cold. However, to cold brew fans, it’s a little bit more than that and rightly so. The proper cold brew process isn’t as straightforward and it’s more…