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Top 60 Life Trends in May

From Charitable Pandemic Cookbooks to Distancing Communication Apps

— June 3, 2020 — Lifestyle
These May 2020 life trends range from charitable pandemic cookbooks to distancing communication apps.

Froyo Party, a video chat platform calling itself "the anti-lonely app" is a standout that aims to encourage virtual connections during social distancing efforts. Going beyond just video chats, the platform encourages learning, collaboration, creative projects and more, all with a simple and streamlined interface.

Another notable example is 'Family Meal: Recipes from Our Community,' a pandemic-themed cookbook that highlights recipes from top celebrity chefs including Alison Roman, Ina Garten, Samin Nosrat and more. Proceeds of the cookbook are being donated to restaurants and hospitality workers who have experienced forced business closures, layoffs and more. Similarly, the Northern Lights live stream by The Churchill Northern Studies Centre in Manitoba, Canada aims to raise funds for the travel and tourism industry that has also been greatly impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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Pandemic-Managing Learning Podcasts
Pandemic-Managing Learning Podcasts
CATO Daily Podcast Talks about Homeschooling During Hard Times
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Charitable Remote Concert Broadcasts
Charitable Remote Concert Broadcasts
Jersey 4 Jersey Raises Money to Aid the Impacts of COVID-19
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Family Focused Donations
Family Focused Donations
Pantene is Giving $600,000 to Feeding America and Food Banks Canada
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Heartfelt Gratitude Cards
Heartfelt Gratitude Cards
Hallmark's Gratitude Cards Share Support for Essential Care Workers
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Skull-Themed Incense Chambers
Skull-Themed Incense Chambers
NEIGHBORHOOD's Booze Reaper Incense Chamber Resurfaces Again
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Programmable LED T-shirts
Programmable LED T-shirts
Zuluk offers creative, expressive, futuristic apparel
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Northern Lights Livestreams
Northern Lights Livestreams
This Northern Lights Live Cam Helps Anyone View a Natural Phenomenon
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Avatar Robot Graduation Ceremonies
Avatar Robot Graduation Ceremonies
The Newme Avatar Robots Were Used for a Ceremony in Japan
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Weather-Ready Weatherized Sneakers
Weather-Ready Weatherized Sneakers
atmos and ASICS Join on the Versatile GEL-Venture 6 GTX Shoe
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Rottweiler Ceramic Money Boxes
Rottweiler Ceramic Money Boxes
NEIGHBORHOOD's New Money Box is Shaped like a Black Rottweiler
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Dramatic Themed Branded Shoes
Dramatic Themed Branded Shoes
adidas' Samba OG Model is Complete in an Updated Branding Detail
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Distancing Video Chat Apps
Distancing Video Chat Apps
Froyo Party is an Anti-Loneliness App That Makes Real-Time Connections
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Cost-Effective Produce Sensors
Cost-Effective Produce Sensors
RipeTime Offers Solutions by Reducing Waste of Fresh Produce
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Vibrant Comfort-Centric Sneakers
Vibrant Comfort-Centric Sneakers
Nike's Air Max 270 React SE Comes in an Oracle Aqua Colorway
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Limited-Edition Distillery Puzzles
Limited-Edition Distillery Puzzles
Glengoyne Created a 500-Piece Puzzle to Sell with Its Whisky
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Scrapbook-Style Couples Apps
Scrapbook-Style Couples Apps
Facebook's Tuned App Connects Loved Ones Who are Physically Apart
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Logo-Emblazoned Minimal Merchandise
Logo-Emblazoned Minimal Merchandise
Fuji Rock Festival Taps WACKO MARIA for Merch Designs
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Strain-Reducing Exosuits
Strain-Reducing Exosuits
HeroWear's Apex Assists People as They Bend, Lift and Lean
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Retro-Themed Training Shoes
Retro-Themed Training Shoes
Nike's Air Cross Trainer 3 Recalls the 90s and Training Functions
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Frontline Worker Support Programs
Frontline Worker Support Programs
Elix Boasts the Everyday Empowerment Scholarship Amid COVID-19
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Bold Brand-Centric Homeware Goods
Bold Brand-Centric Homeware Goods
Carhartt WIP Unevils a New Collection of Lifestyle Items
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Supportive Parenting Platforms
Supportive Parenting Platforms
Healthynest Democratizes Families' Access to Experts & Resources
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Socially Led Content Initiatives
Socially Led Content Initiatives
MR PORTER's At Home with MR PORTER Helps with Social Distancing
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Multifunctional Musical Bongs
Multifunctional Musical Bongs
Slam Jam's Arpabong Functions as a Bong and as a Harp
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Family-Centric Educational Online Hubs
Family-Centric Educational Online Hubs
NatGeo@Home Responds to the Educational Impacts of COVID-19
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Office Sound Generators
Office Sound Generators
I Miss the Office Helps Remote Workers Tap Into Familiar Background Noise
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Recipe-Ready Edible THC Oil
Recipe-Ready Edible THC Oil
The Goodship Pioneers the DIY Cannabis Cuisine Venture in the Home
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Resourceful Educational Websites
Resourceful Educational Websites
Wide Open School is a Website Launched to Promote Education
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Ocean Plastic Planters
Ocean Plastic Planters
Bloem Turns Plastic Collected from the Ocean Into Long-Lasting Plant Pots
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Meal-Suggesting Ticket Boxes
Meal-Suggesting Ticket Boxes
DOIY's What Can I Eat Today? Shares Inspiring Meal Tickets
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Joint Expansive Outdoor Collections
Joint Expansive Outdoor Collections
NEIGHBORHOOD Drops a Collaborative Range of Goods for Summer
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Cannabis-Infused Candles
Cannabis-Infused Candles
Boy Smells' 420 Candle Collection Explores the Aroma of Cannabis
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Ocean Plastic Razors
Ocean Plastic Razors
Preserve's POPi Shave 5 is Made with Materials Claimed from Coastlines
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Modern Tech Knit Runners
Modern Tech Knit Runners
Nike Honors Blue Ribbon Sports with a New React Infinity Run Shoe
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Charitable Luxury Racing Events
Charitable Luxury Racing Events
The SRO ESPORT GT SERIES CHARITY CHALLENGE Fights COVID-19
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Trail-Ready Tech Sneakers
Trail-Ready Tech Sneakers
New Balance Unveils the MS850T in Three New Colorway Designs for SS20
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Shoebox-Inspired Bold Bags
Shoebox-Inspired Bold Bags
Nike's New Rectangular Bag References Its Iconic Shoebox
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Quarantine-Friendly Online Cooking Classes
Quarantine-Friendly Online Cooking Classes
Kelowna's Start Fresh Helps You Improve Your Cooking
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Air-Filled Product Packaging
Air-Filled Product Packaging
MyKirei's Personal Care Product Packaging Reduces Plastic Waste
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Concentrated Cleaning Systems
Concentrated Cleaning Systems
Infuse Pairs Non-Toxic Concentrates with Refillable Solutions
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Direct-to-Consumer Bread Deliveries
Direct-to-Consumer Bread Deliveries
Base Bread Ships Frozen Directly to Consumers from Japan
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Retro-Inspired Running Sneakers
Retro-Inspired Running Sneakers
LI-NING Introduces the Performance-Packed Furious Ruder Ace 1.5
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Jewelry Brand Home Goods
Jewelry Brand Home Goods
Tiffany & Co Drop a Collection of Branded Home Lifestyle Goods
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Quarantine Care Packs
Quarantine Care Packs
Sojen's Positivity Pack Combines a CBD Tincture, a Weighted Blanket & More
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Virtual Beachside Weddings
Virtual Beachside Weddings
A Couple Opts for a Virtual Wedding in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
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Charitable Coronavirus Cookbooks
Charitable Coronavirus Cookbooks
The New Family Meal Cookbook Supports Restaurant Worker Relief
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Quarantine-Promoting Apparel
Quarantine-Promoting Apparel
Travelzoo and Peace Collective to Celebrate #HomeTodayTravelTomorrow
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Interactive Tech Community Maps
Interactive Tech Community Maps
Stay at Home Valley is a Virtual Version of Silicon Valley
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Isolation Challenge Books
Isolation Challenge Books
Home Alone—A Survival Guide by Max Siedentopf Shares At-Home Challenges
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Luxury Monogram Home Goods
Luxury Monogram Home Goods
Kris Wu Spotlights a Special Gaston Labels Capsule with Louis Vuitton
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Curated Digital Event Kits
Curated Digital Event Kits
The KikiKit Boasts Six Kits for Celebration During COVID-19 Lockdown
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Virtual Break Rooms
Virtual Break Rooms
Hallway Created a Break Room Experience for Teams on Slack
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Bubble-Blowing Bath Products
Bubble-Blowing Bath Products
The Bubble-Blowing Bubble Bath Makes Cleansing Rituals Entertaining
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Therapy-Based Card Games
Therapy-Based Card Games
The Game of Real Life Uses DBT to Encourage Skill-Building
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Streetwear-Wearing Virtual Characters
Streetwear-Wearing Virtual Characters
The Sims Invites Fashion Expression with Streetwear Options
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Charitable Cloth Face Masks
Charitable Cloth Face Masks
The Weeknd's XO Face Masks Support MusiCares Coronavirus Relief Fund
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Cartoon-Themed Graphic Tees
Cartoon-Themed Graphic Tees
Daniel Arsham Joins Uniqlo to Design the Pokémon Collection
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Hands-Free Doorknob Attachments
Hands-Free Doorknob Attachments
Adapta's Hands-Free Door Opener Can Be Used with an Arm or Elbow
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Reusable Silicone Face Masks
Reusable Silicone Face Masks
GIR's Platinum-Cured Silicone is a Non-Medical Mask for General Use
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Work Culture Webinar
Work Culture Webinar
Jaime Neely Helps Us Adapt to the New Normal of Work
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