featured

4 Comedies About The Struggles And Triumphs Of Working Women
Entertainment

4 Comedies About The Struggles And Triumphs Of Working Women

We’ve come a long way since Hollywood portrayed women as victims being forced to choose between finding love or having a career. While there’s still the odd Netflix rom-com that will play up that stereotype, the better movies capture the multi-faceted reality of working women in this day and age.  Mother, daughter, sister, wife – […]

We’ve come a long way since Hollywood portrayed women as victims being forced to choose between finding love or having

Love Bombing: The New Relationship Red Flag You Need To Look Out For
Relationships

Love Bombing: The New Relationship Red Flag You Need To Look Out For

Step aside, gaslighting—there’s a new relationship red flag in town, and it’s love bombing. The term is taking the internet by storm as women (and men) around the world shed light on their love bombing experiences, proving time and time again that too much of a good thing is bad.  What is love bombing? But […]

Step aside, gaslighting—there’s a new relationship red flag in town, and it’s love bombing. The term is taking the internet

How to Improve Your Work Relationships When Remote Working
Relationships

How to Improve Your Work Relationships When Remote Working

Remote working is here to stay no matter what. Of course, there are people who would say remote working does not build good camaraderie among colleagues. As someone who has been remote working for 3 years and more, I can confidently say that these people are lying. It is false to say that you cannot […]

Remote working is here to stay no matter what. Of course, there are people who would say remote working does

How Having Children Is “Selfish” Versus Not Wanting Children
Lifestyle

How Having Children Is “Selfish” Versus Not Wanting Children

We all hear about how not wanting kids is “selfish”, but you know what? Maybe having children is “selfish” too. At the beginning of the year, the Catholic Pope Francis said to an audience at the Vatican in Rome: “We see a form of selfishness… that some people do not want to have a child.” He […]

We all hear about how not wanting kids is “selfish”, but you know what? Maybe having children is “selfish” too.

Why I Have Always Considered Myself a Feminist
Lifestyle

Why I Have Always Considered Myself a Feminist

It is always interesting to tell people I am a feminist. Some people think it is completely natural, while others try to challenge me about this identity that I hold dear. “There is no such thing as a pay gap.” “Men can be domestic violence victims too.” “What more do you want for women?” “Why […]

It is always interesting to tell people I am a feminist. Some people think it is completely natural, while others

7 Books By Female Asian Authors To Read This International Women’s Day
Entertainment

7 Books By Female Asian Authors To Read This International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, we pay homage to the fairer sex by compiling some of the best, most intriguing books by female Asian authors. From Southeast Asian novelists to Asian-Americans, these books aren’t only entertaining. Still, they also offer an insight into the world laced with Asian cultures and customs only we would understand.  On […]

This International Women’s Day, we pay homage to the fairer sex by compiling some of the best, most intriguing books

6 Green Flags That Indicate A Non-Toxic Workplace Culture
Lifestyle

6 Green Flags That Indicate A Non-Toxic Workplace Culture

No more red flags — manifest a positive 2022 by identifying these green flags that prove a possible future workplace culture is not toxic.  Looking for new jobs is difficult enough. Landing one with a great work culture that isn’t toxic? Near impossible. Most jobs only reveal their toxicity when you’re neck-deep in the role […]

No more red flags — manifest a positive 2022 by identifying these green flags that prove a possible future workplace

Why We Should Normalise Female Breadwinners If We Want To Move Forward
Lifestyle

Why We Should Normalise Female Breadwinners If We Want To Move Forward

Do a web search for “female breadwinners in Asia” and you’ll find that in the last decade or so, being female while earning the majority (or sole) of the income to support their family is on the rise. This is promising news despite that on average, women make 15% less than men in Asia. The […]

Do a web search for “female breadwinners in Asia” and you’ll find that in the last decade or so, being

Why Frozen Food Is Better Than Fresh And How It Fits In Your Lifestyle
Wellness & Health

Why Frozen Food Is Better Than Fresh And How It Fits In Your Lifestyle

I used to think frozen food was bad until I became a mother. It was for convenient reasons at first, until my sleepless (and always tired) mum brain went down a rabbit hole of research to find out that frozen food has been getting a bad rap all this time.  Myth: Lazy, unhealthy with no […]

I used to think frozen food was bad until I became a mother. It was for convenient reasons at first,

Get to Know SYA, Def Jam Southeast Asia’s First Female Rapper
Entertainment

Get to Know SYA, Def Jam Southeast Asia’s First Female Rapper

What started as a spoken word poetry for her best friend, turned into a freestyle that went viral on Twitter. Within a year, SYA became the first female rapper signed under the Southeast Asian division of Def Jam Recordings. It is home to hip-hop icons like Jay-Z, Nas and Kanye West.  With two singles under […]

What started as a spoken word poetry for her best friend, turned into a freestyle that went viral on Twitter.

How Shaving My Head Changed Me
Wellness & Health

How Shaving My Head Changed Me

As we enter the new year fresh and are ready for a new start, we also think about what to leave behind. Whether it’s letting go of bad habits (hello procrastination!) or things that no longer serve us, nothing symbolises change quite like a brand new hairstyle – which in this context is shaving my […]

As we enter the new year fresh and are ready for a new start, we also think about what to