Ergonomic Work-From-Home Space Design Guide for WFH Beginners

Millions of Filipinos engage in the gig economy – from freelancers to several different independent contractors – and work remotely. But with the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping through the country, working from home has become the new normal. Government offices and select companies have adopted telecommuting policies following the temporary closure of physical stores and offices,…

[Recipe] How to make French Bread and Pandesal

Here’s The Maya Kitchen’s guide with info every first-time bread baker should know and keep in mind. 4 ingredients you absolutely need to make bread: water, flour, salt, yeast. Speaking of flour, different kinds will have different levels of gluten and protein that affect how your bread turns out. Maya’s All-Purpose Flour is a safe…

Become a plant parent with Assembly Grounds at The Rise

Among the many stress-relieving activities people have turned to during quarantine is tending to their plants. Even before the virus outbreak, caring for plants was already a popular pastime among millennials, who found that the activity could be emotionally rewarding and enjoyable. Now, when the appetite for wholesome, simple recreation is at an all time…

How Online Learning Boosts Students’ Well-Being at Home

Due to the enhanced community quarantine in many parts of the Philippines, schools are faced with closures and cancelled activities. In a report, UNICEF cited that “almost 90 per cent or 1.5 billion of the world’s students are now affected by nationwide school closures due to the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).” This has impacted…

Cooking shows, digital fitness via Facebook live

Just like everyone else, social media stars, vloggers, musicians, artists, and performers find ways to cope during these trying times. Most of them raise funds to help frontline heroes in the battle against the pandemic. For some, the digital wave becomes a platform to help boost productivity from home. Boosting the immune system YouTuber and…

Laundry 101: Here’s How to Clean Your Clothes Thoroughly

One of the top priorities at home is to keep ourselves and everything else as sanitized as possible. Staying clean is important; especially as different kinds of microbes survive in clothes. When going out, it’s almost impossible to be certain of the people or surfaces we come into contact with. With this, taking preventative measures…

Solane continues delivery services amid lockdown

  Solane has announced that it will carry on with its operations and address their customers’ LPG needs amid the directives of the government to put the entire Luzon under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) to prevent the spread of the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The country’s leading LPG brand said that its Hatid-Bahay Hotline is…