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3 ways to stay connected to your loved ones around the world

It’s not always easy to feel connected and close with friends and family who live in a different country. Now, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, you might feel more disconnected from your loved ones than ever.  There are things you can do even while you’re “stuck” at home to feel closer to those you…

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

Dear Precious Community, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the events that have taken place over the last few weeks. I want to make a clear statement on behalf of myself and PRECIOUS. Like many of you, I have been hurting over the most recent outbursts of violence against Black bodies in the…

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Tips and strategies to get through COVID-19 | Lisa Newton

It’s probably safe to say that when 2020 began, no-one could have foreseen the events that have since unfolded before our  eyes. One minute, I was looking forward to a friend’s 50th party in April (something he’d been planning for months) – next thing, everything had been paused, postponed or just cancelled altogether (he held…