In this downtime, lounging at one’s sofa for hours simply to think about what the future holds, might no longer be a luxury. The COVID-19 global pandemic and all the measures entailed gave us an unprecedented moment in which we are charged to retreat from the mundane and explore the metaphysical realm, in hopes that we find clarity in our life purpose and our social role to this world.
Re-inventing ourselves also comes down to what kind of eating habit we have. While farmers and the food industry are taking the responsibility to ensure our needs for food is well-supplied, there is also a need for a reciprocal action of accountability from our end, that is to put attention on our dietary intake and prevent our bodies from being saturated with toxical substances, particularly at the moment when it is complicated to connect with the outdoor and stay healthy but it is easy to feel encaptivated and depressed. Reiterating the advice from WHO, below is dietary advice that is not only useful during the lockdown but also beyond
Financial Time article might give you goosebumps, if not a shiver, for its well-portrayed yet rather terrifying description of the future urban narrative post-COVID-19 global pandemic. It appears that humanity will be having a transportal trip to a fictional world we are so fond of reading in science-fiction novels. It as if our silly wishes to be part of the imaginative scenes had been granted! Yet, had we known that living in a such new normal would be quite difficult to adapt in, given the odds and the confining restrictions, would we be more cautious in asking what we want?
Purchase on luxury products shows a major decline during the COVID-19 global pandemic. Apparently, we succumb into the fear provoked by a wide range of publications and the preventive measures notifying us that the end of the world is fast approaching. As foreseen, this fear translates into a shift on consumer behaviour where people prioritise to spend on essential goods than using our disposable income on something that is nice to have.