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Baby Boomers, Xennials, Gen X, Y, & Z: Which One Are You?

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Nowadays, there are several different types of generations that can be identified and be categorized. These different types of generations are classified with their distinction in ages, characteristics, experiences, and many more factors.

These are the 5 different types of generation in this whole wide world:

1) Baby Boomer Generation 1 & 2 (1946-1965)

If you are in the Baby Boomer Generation 1 & 2, your current age would be around 53 to 73 years old. This particular generation spans over 20 years and it is also the biggest generation ever. Fun fact, the term “baby boomer” actually comes when soldiers from World War 2 came home than they produced a lot of babies. Later, before they leave for the Vietnam War, they would make more babies hence to a baby boom for 20 years. People from the Baby Boomer Generation 1 & 2 had lived through the economic crisis, poor job opportunities, and also the first generation to be exposed to AIDS.

2) Generation X (1966-1976)

The current age for people in the Generation X category would be from 42 to 52 years old and they also are referred to as the second ‘Lost Generation’. These people are those who got exposed to daycare, divorced families, and the increase of school dropouts. Despite all that, this generation also produced the most highly educated people. They are also more skeptical compared to people from other generations. The proudest moment of this generation is to be the ‘Golden Ages’ of music because music created during this generation was so great and also legendary.

3) Xennials (1977-1987)

If you are categorized as Xennials, your current age would be around 31 to 41 years old. This would be the second-largest generation after the Baby Boomer Generation. Many researchers say that this would be the best generation because they have a lot of contributions to family and also society. Xennials also is the generation who understands our world the most because they are the first one to experience on how to use the internet, witnessed sports greatness first hand from the famous Michael Jordan, Kobe, Lebron. Mike Tyson and also Manny Pacquaio. Other great things about this generation are they played the first video games but they still know how to play outside, they enjoyed great music all the way from the ’80s, ’90s, and also early 2000’s. This is where the Hip-Hop genre was born. They also a trendsetter for fashionable outfits. Lastly, this generation also is the first ever to own the iPhone.

4) Generation Y (1988-1998)

The current age for people from Generation Y would be 20 to 30 years old. This generation is the third-largest generation and also still rapidly growing. They are also the most studied group from others. The majority of people from this generation own their personal smartphone, computer, and also credit card. These people also are very diverse, social and so technology-dependent. They live their lifestyle with a higher worth of experience rather than material things because they are less loyal to certain brands only. This generation also grows up with mumble rappers and electronic dance music.

5) Generation Z (1999-2012)

People from Generation Z would have the current age of 6-19 years old. There is not so much information about this particular generation. What we do know is that Generation Z will grow up with highly sophisticated media and also a computer environment. This will make them, even more, Internet-savvy than the others. This generation will be the first to really have a chance of living in a world of Artificial Intelligence.

Sources: Iberdrola

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Food Review: Ferrero Rocher Ice Cream Stick Is Now Available In Malaysia

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Chocolates have the power to uplift someone’s mood and ice cream is perfect for a hot sunny day. But both combined, it is the perfect combination to ever exist. Snickers Ice Cream, Oreo Ice Cream, and Kit Kat Ice Cream are the usual stuff we find at our nearest grocery store but have you ever heard of Ferrero Rocher Ice Cream?

It has been sold for a long time but at that time, it was only available in certain European countries. Now, you can get this delicious treat from a local seller on Shopee!

This ice cream comes in three flavors. There are Original, Dark Chocolate, and White Chocolate but according to the local seller’s page, it is available for people in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor only.

Head over here to place your order and get your Ferrero Rocher Ice Cream!

Sources: Shopee nowme_01

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Food Review: ‘Sambal Hitam’, One of The Best Sambal That Can Be Eaten Anytime And Anyhow

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Sambal hitam would always be one of the most favorite alternatives for many people in Malaysia who loves to eat spicy food like any other sambal but they do not want it to be too spicy up until they have to feel regret eating the food. This particular sambal hitam is really well-known in the state of Pahang.

The texture of this sambal hitam is one of the reasons why many people love to eat it. Sambal hitam is really full of anchovies. It is so easy to be made by anyone because the recipe only takes 4 simple ingredients. The ingredients are belimbing buluh, red onion, anchovies, and also red chili.

Picture: Resipi Bonda

According to many people, the process of making this sambal hitam would take a very long time to be done. There is a very special way to cook this sambal hitam from Pahang. It does not take an hour or two to cook but it takes hours. The manufacturing process is quite complicated and also time-consuming.

It goes well with steamed white rice, brown rice, or even porridge. This sambal hitam really enhances the taste of the food. Once you taste it, your mouth will definitely have a fusion of flavors and you will surely crave more of it.

Sources: Cookpad.

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Step & Repeat, First-Ever Global TikTok Reality Show Based On Style Launched

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KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 — Glamhive and Mary Kay Global Design Studio have announced Step & Repeat, the first-ever style show launching on TikTok.

Step & Repeat is a five-week style competition and mentorship programme where wardrobe stylists, make-up artists, and hair stylists worldwide compete in the fast-paced environment of TikTok to drive their business success.

The international competition is open to all and goes live on June 22 on TikTok, according to a statement.

TikTok’s community has been growing at an incredible pace since the start of the pandemic, and unique new talents are being discovered daily on the platform.

Step & Repeat is the first-ever global style competition on TikTok, giving structure, recognition, and rewards to winners weekly.

Glamhive and the Mary Kay Global Design Studio have partnered to create Step & Repeat as a global stage open to anyone who wants to explode onto the international scene and get recognised for their incredible talents in wardrobe, make-up, and hair styling.

Each week, Step & Repeat’s host, Johnny Wujek will announce a theme-based challenge, and TikTok users will create their best wardrobe, make-up, or hair style look for that theme.

Videos will incorporate the show’s custom sound, ‘Step & Repeat’, the hashtag #stepandrepeat, and the hashtag associated with each challenge, enabling all entries to be discoverable by the show’s judges.

At the end of each challenge, Wujek will announce the winner in each category: wardrobe, make-up, and hair. Each winner will receive a cash prize and a one-hour mentoring session with one of the 19 industry leaders stepping up to provide mentorship.

At the end of the five weeks, Step & Repeat will announce one overall winner for each category, crowning it the very best in wardrobe, make-up, and hair based on entries from worldwide.

More details at https://www.glamhive.com/tiktok.

Sources: BERNAMA

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