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  • Why you should appreciate being different from everyone else

    Why you should appreciate being different from everyone else

    I’m a Buzzfeed freak. I can spend hours sitting in front of the computer watching (and re-watching) videos. What I noticed about Buzzfeed is that the people they feature in their videos are made up of diverse ethnicities and orientations. They place a high level of value in embracing differences. Nobody looks, talks or acts […]

  • Things I did in 2015 that I’m proud of

    Things I did in 2015 that I’m proud of

    We are 3 more days from saying goodbye to 2015, and I took this opportunity to reflect on the things I’ve done this year. Overall, it has been an okay year for me; nothing major happened, but I enjoyed myself immensely doing little things that made me happy. In retrospect, here are some of the milestones […]

  • Artisan skincare: 5 brands to keep your eye on in the local beauty scene

    Artisan skincare: 5 brands to keep your eye on in the local beauty scene

    The ‘artisan’ label is steadily becoming a prerequisite among discerning Malaysian shoppers. Move over, terms like ‘handmade’ or ‘homemade’ – artisan goods are too cool to be called that.   That being said, the artisan market has really grown over the past few years, with enterprising Malaysians beginning to pay more attention to aspects like […]

  • Meet The Expert – Indra Balaratnam, Founder of Indra Balaratnam Nutrition

    Meet The Expert – Indra Balaratnam, Founder of Indra Balaratnam Nutrition

      A little background on Ms Balaratnam Indra Balaratnam is a professional dietitian with 18 years of experience. Presently she runs her own private practice , Indra Balaratnam Nutrition- a Food Expert Clinic in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where she helps her clients to manage their health by eating better. She specializes in health conditions such […]

  • How to make our life happy

    How to make our life happy

    by Kittirat Yongtharong We live our lives everyday going through all the emotions from happiness to disappear.  Sometimes we feel nothing, while just muddling through the day, the week, the month, the year. But throughout our life, we have so many wants. We want this, we want that, we feel that we are important people, […]

  • How to make the best of your charity giving

    How to make the best of your charity giving

    Last Thursday, I attended a private charity event, and sat at the Media Table. It was a fundraiser organised by Wencheng Gongzhu Malaysia for the recent earthquake affected children. It was an event attended by His Eminence Shyalpa Tenzin Rinpoche, His Excellency The Ambassador of Nepal to Malaysia Dr Niranjan MS Basnyat and Datuk Lee […]

  • When is it time to quit?

    When is it time to quit?

    In our society, persistence is lauded as a positive trait, and rightly so. Edison wouldn’t have invented the light bulb if he gave up easily. Sir Edmund Hillary wouldn’t have reached the peak of Mount Everest. And no one would have heard of Barack Obama. But today we’re gonna talk about quitting. Because sometimes quitting […]