The daughter of tech billionaire Ken Xie on style, sports and social media



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The champion equestrian and new-face fashionista Jaime Xie talks to us during lockdown about style, sports, social media and her family home. Last year, when not jetting around the world’s four fashion capitals, California-based tech heiress and fashionista Jaime Xie was shooting for a yet-to-be released US reality show.

At only 22, the high-fashion newbie has quickly racked up an impressive, enormous wardrobe, a fashion-week presence and a rapidly growing number of social-media followers. But she’s not your usual fashion influencer. As a former competitive equestrian, Xie ranked first in the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) Small Junior Hunter 16-17 Division and, in 2014, her mount Commisario won the USEF Horse of the Year Award.

“After watching my best friend in second grade, I fell in love with the sport and continued riding for 12 years,” Xie says. “The feeling is indescribable, that connection

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NHL alters protocols to contend with coronavirus

With coronavirus problems cropping up and five teams now idled — one of them, Vegas, is to resume play Friday — the NHL on Thursday revised its virus protocols in a bid to keep the season on track.

Glass panels have been removed from behind benches for better air flow, players and coaches are not allowed at the arena until 1 hour, 45 minutes before the game unless they’re getting treatment for injuries and all meetings must be virtual.

Commissioner Gary Bettman said the league is mindful there might be “more aggressive transmission of the virus and will continue to make adjustments.”

“Every day things change, and you just go with the flow,” Dallas coach Rick Bowness, 66, said. “If there’s no glass behind the bench, there’s no fans back there, so it’s not going to affect anything. It shouldn’t at all.”

The 31 teams were also told to alter

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How To Shop Online In The Least Wasteful Ways Possible

If you’ve found yourself spending the pandemic filling up online shopping cart after online shopping cart, you’re not alone.

People have increasingly turned to online shopping during the coronavirus crisis. While Americans spent less online during the first three months of 2020 compared with the final three months of 2019, this shot up by 37 percent in April, May, and June, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. While online sales decreased slightly during July, August, and September, they were still 37 percent higher than the same period in 2019. And online sales are only expected to increase across the industry, according to the Associated Press.

But all this shopping puts a heavy strain on the environment because the packaging relies on a huge amount of single-use plastic (most of which is difficult or impossible to recycle), says David Pinsky, who was a senior plastics campaigner at Greenpeace

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The Best Massagers For An At-Home Spa Experience

The experience of going to a spa for a luxurious, relaxing massage and an ambiance of relaxation is something to cherish. If you can’t get to a spa, creating an at-home spa experience can be a wonderful substitute. These massagers offer special ways to spoil and relax your body, alleviate muscle aches and pains, and learn the useful art of self-massage. However you use the massagers you choose, set the scene with some relaxing music and light some scented soy candles. Then prepare to relax and travel in your imagination to the luxury spa of your dreams. Consider these massagers as terrific additions to your at-home spa.

Pado’s PUREWAVE GEN II is a luxurious, versatile massager. You can choose between its precision and micro-vibration motors. With the precision option, you get a good deep-tissue massage. The micro-vibration option can be used

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