The Outbound Collective App Makes Exploring The Outdoors Easy

Tapping locals' insights, this app empowers all individuals to get back to nature

The phrase “get back to nature” sounds simple in theory but in practice knowing how to explore the outdoors is more complicated than just walking outside. There’s the matter of knowing where to go, whether that means looking for the best ski slopes or a hidden spot with a nice vista. Then there’s the matter of how to get there. A lot of the time, …

New Platform Remane Empowers People with Curly and Kinky Hair

The innovative platform leverages contextualized hair data because "haircare is self-care"

When Ariel Lee—who co-founded Remane, a haircare journey platform specially dedicated to Afro-textured hair—was in college at the University of Texas, fellow students began coming to her to do their hair. “One girl was asking me to braid down her hair so she could slap a wig on it,” she tells us. “When she came to me her hair was so matted up. It was …

You Were Born For This: Astrology for Radical Acceptance

Chani Nicholas’ You Were Born For This is an astrology-based guide for healing and self-acceptance. Nicholas—who founded the popular astrology app CHANI and has practiced as a counseling astrologer for over two decades—compiled the book with journal prompts, affirmations and reflective questions to help readers use astrology as a mirror for the self and to encourage locating and living a more fulfilling life. The book …