Meet ‘Niksen’, The Wellness Trend That That Allows Us To Do Nothing

Niksen: the New Wellness Trend

First there was hygge, the Danish concept that made staying in and getting cozy cool. Then there was lagom, the Swedish mindset of approaching life with an “everything in moderation” mindset. Unfortunately, that felt very middle-of-the-road for most people and who wants to admit that they want a bland and predictable life?

Now there’s another Northern European wellness trend that’s being embraced as a way to combat our increasingly busy and often stressful lives: niksen. The Dutch concept is as simple as, well, doing nothing. Continue readingMeet ‘Niksen’, The Wellness Trend That That Allows Us To Do Nothing

Spring Cleaning Guide

Spring Cleaning Guide organized drawer with power and light

Spring is the perfect time to scrub, sweep and store away your winter woes for another year – or in this case help pass the time while you shelter-in-place to avoid COVID-19.

Cleaning your home from top to bottom may never become effortless, but you can make the project more manageable-and even enjoyable. For most, the joy comes at the end when the cleaning project is completed. Continue readingSpring Cleaning Guide

More than Meets the Eye: Bosch Smartglasses

Bosch smartglasses used in kitchen cooking
Bosch, a company we already love for home appliances and tools, has developed a way to turn any pair of generic spectacles into smartglasses.

“The Bosch Smartglasses Light Drive module is a sole source, all-in-one technology stack consisting of MEMS mirrors, optical elements, sensors and onboard processing,” the company said in a release. “This integrated solution delivers a clean visual experience with bright images that are always in focus – even in direct sunlight.” Continue readingMore than Meets the Eye: Bosch Smartglasses