Steps Towards a Healthy Lifestyle

Be Happy & Make Peace: Let go of any insecurities you have, and make peace with the lifestyle you USED to have. The best way for you to start a healthy lifestyle is to be content with everything that has brought you to this point. This is your fresh start; you have conquered every obstacle … Continue reading Steps Towards a Healthy Lifestyle

Falafel: a Gateway to the Politicized Middle East

Food is often described as a facet which works to bind us together, but it can often be the thing that tears people, and nations, apart. Falafel has a deep, convoluted history which includes where it originated, what ingredients are includes and how it is prepared. Due to its Middle Eastern derivation, I would argue … Continue reading Falafel: a Gateway to the Politicized Middle East

Syrian Refugees: A Journey

Refugees in Western Media 2011 saw the dawn of a new age of war. The people of the Syrian Arab Republic fell victim to a government retaliation against not only those who opposed the rules of the dictatorship, but the general population of the country. Specifically, east Aleppo has been under fire of barrel bombs … Continue reading Syrian Refugees: A Journey

Makeup Favorites: Drugstore & Designer

  I use numerous different brands and try to constantly and consistently alternate between products. These are most of the basic products I use on a regular basis; what I like and what I might want to improve. Ted Baker Makeup Bag: I have SO MANY pouches and make-up bags but I have a few requirements … Continue reading Makeup Favorites: Drugstore & Designer

Siberian Huskies

Bauer is a 10 year old Siberian Husky. He was brought to us from Hungary, and lived in the United Arab Emirates with my family and I up until last year when he arrived in Toronto. He is a loving fluff-ball who is (to say the least) the light of my life. Huskies are the … Continue reading Siberian Huskies

Electro Dermal Allergy Test: My Experience

What is the Electro Dermal Allergy Test: this is a non-invasive allergy test. I don't know a lot about it or really how it works but this is what I understood; there are tiny currents passed through your body while holding a metal rod in one hand, and having your finger pricked by another. These currents, … Continue reading Electro Dermal Allergy Test: My Experience

How to Survive: Living Alone

Here are some lifestyle tips for those, both in and out of university, who are trying to find their footing without family or familiar surroundings. I have lived by myself, with my brother, since June of 2015 and i have learned a lot. Some of those lessons others can alter and apply to hopefully make … Continue reading How to Survive: Living Alone

Welcome 2017

  So... 2017... here you are... FINALLY! My god, did you take long enough? 2016 was a hard year. But it stressed the importance in finding positivity within a not-so-positive present. While being sad, exhausted and mentally drained by difficult surroundings and/or daily hardship - experienced by you or others - there is true emotional … Continue reading Welcome 2017