It’s never fun when you’re rushing to get ready for work, only to open your tube of mascara and recognize that it looks like wet tar. Or perhaps you apply your foundation with no issues, but when you take a peep in the mirror a few hours later, it’s separated across your face like a … More When Should I Throw Away Makeup?
In the simplest terms, responding to the question that titles this post, no, they don’t. If you’ve been following my blog for a while now, you’re likely aware that I am an advocate for educating individuals about eating disorders and the consequences they leave in their wake long after they’ve ‘passed.’ I struggled with an … More Do Eating Disorders Ever Fully Go Away?
I can thank my parents for my eternal love of classic rock and roll music. Growing up, country and rock were typically played in our household, specifically on Sunday mornings, and although they may seem like insignificant memories to others, for me, they are the reason I have such a passion for music. I often … More Here’s Why You Can’t Beat Classic Rock & Roll
I identify as someone who thoroughly enjoys living in a small town. So often you hear negative comments about small towns, or even living in the countryside, but for those who have yet to experience small town living, these comments really are inaccurate. It is hard for me to articulate in words what exactly it … More Small Town Living
Weddings occur year-round, but for whatever reason, I have come to the realization that the Summer months officially mark wedding season. I’m not complaining about it, either, considering summer weddings are often outside and are able to incorporate beautiful greenery and flowers. One downside of summer weddings? The heat. But hey, we can’t control the … More It’s Wedding Season!
Throughout my relationship with my boyfriend, we have run into individuals who seem to think it is appropriate to become invested in our own personal matters that simply do not have any relevance to them. When I say invested in personal matters, I am making reference to how, for whatever reason, so many people struggle … More Relationships: Business Between A Couple and No One Else
I recently created a post providing you with some useful life hacks, so I figured it would be equally beneficial to dedicate a post to clothing hacks. I would argue there are likely hacks for just about everything, but considering clothes are pretty much a necessity in our daily lives, I hope these hacks can … More Clothing Hacks
It is perhaps somewhat hypocritical of me to compose a blog post discussing the act of meal-prepping considering I have never meal-prepped myself, but after speaking with some people who do and reading up on it, I thought it may be useful for people who do meal-prep to read about some tips and tricks I … More Tips For Meal-Prepping
Environmental awareness has never been more of a priority in society than it is today, and with good reason. Global warming is a serious issue that is becoming more and more prevalent yearly, hence why it is useful to be knowledgeable as to how you can reduce your carbon footprint and produce less waste. These … More Here’s How To Be Less Wasteful
There are few things more irritating than growing your nails out only to have one break off slightly before they’re at the peak of their growing career. You try and hold off on cutting them, but after two or three nails have bit the dust, you decide it’s time to pull out the clippers and … More Here’s How Your Nails and Your Overall Health Are Connected
News broke on June 5th that Kate Spade, an American fashion designer and incredibly successful businesswoman, was found dead in her home after committing suicide. Spade was 55 years of age and leaves behind her husband, Andy Spade, and her daughter, Frances. Spade was the former co-owner of the designer brand, Kate Spade New York, … More Why Kate Spade’s Suicide Is A Crucial Example of Mental Health Awareness
Father’s Day is fast approaching, and like any day that is intended to celebrate your parents, it can be difficult to come up with a gift idea that reflects the love and appreciation you have for them. That being said, the perfect gift for Dad doesn’t need to cost you an arm and a leg. … More DIY Father’s Day Gifts
I would bet money that a majority of social media users have, at some point, come across an article in their Facebook or Twitter newsfeed claiming to list 10 things that indicate your partner is cheating on you, or perhaps 10 signs your relationship is heading in the wrong direction. They’re tempting to read, and … More Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Read Opinion Pieces About Relationships
This post comes from a blog post I wrote for CAA Niagara when I was interning there in April. I realize the subject matter of this post is affiliated with Christmastime, but it really is a great story. Enjoy! “What is it about Paris, France, during Christmastime that is so magical? Is it the whimsical … More Why Travel Insurance Is Always A Good Idea
It’s arguable that you’ve detected my passion for agriculture and supporting farmers, therefore it should come as no surprise that I advocate for the website Ontario Farm Fresh. Ontario Farm Fresh is essentially a website that provides information about farmers and their farms in Ontario, encouraging site visitors to visit them and in turn buy … More Ontario Farm Fresh
I can recall when the movie Mother! came out in 2017. I viewed the trailer for it and was extremely intrigued, as it looked rather eerie and somewhat sinister. Fast forward over a year later, and I have now finally watched this film (the other evening with my boyfriend, to be specific). I have not … More Why Mother! Is More Than Just A Psychological Thriller
I occasionally ask myself whether or not I am a bad person, depending on exterior circumstances, and for the most part, I think I am a relatively good person. I try my absolute hardest to refrain from judging others, from making assumptions about strangers, and I consistently remind myself to treat others in a manner … More “Am I A Bad Person?”
I thought I would do a bit of research and explore some interesting facts about Canada. I was surprised by quite a few of these facts, and perhaps you will gain a better understanding of this country, as I did, by reading these facts about Canada. Canada is the second-largest country on Earth Its Capital … More How Well Do You Know Canada?
Clothing has become a rather expensive necessity within the past 20 years or so. I would argue that a majority of individuals tend to purchase cheaper clothing in an attempt to save some cash because good-quality, Canadian-made clothing is often times essentially unaffordable. Personally, I tend to purchase cheaper clothing more often than I do … More When Is It Okay to ‘Splurge?’
I dedicated a post to Vanity Planet’s Ultimate Skin Spa Facial Cleansing System a couple of months ago and exclaimed that I would post a follow-up in the near future, specifically after using the product for an extended period of time. I have been using this cleansing system for a couple of months now, therefore I feel … More Update: Vanity Planet’s Ultimate Skin Spa Facial Cleansing System
It’s asparagus season, so what better way to celebrate this wonderful time of year by emphasizing just how good this stuff is for you. It tastes great, has a multitude of benefits, and can be cooked in a variety of ways – what more could you ask for from a veggie? According to Eating Well, … More Get Your Asparagus On!
As of late, I have become rather obsessed with watching HGTV. I really can’t explain why all of a sudden I have become so interested in home renovation shows, but I have, and I am not hating it. In particular, I thoroughly enjoy watching Fixer Upper. Joanna and Chip Gaines are such a charming, lovely … More HGTV
Time-saving, efficiency-producing hacks really can make a world of difference in everyday life, depending what they are. Often times, hacks that are introduced to us seem obvious and understandable, yet it can be difficult to spot these hacks for ourselves sometimes. These hacks come from lifehacks and will arguably make your life a little easier, in one way … More Life Hacks
For many people, getting stuck behind a tractor on a busy road is their worst nightmare. The tractor is often times pulling a piece of equipment, therefore it makes it difficult to pass because they take up a majority of both lanes. As much as I acknowledge the frustration that is affiliated with getting caught … More Respecting Agricultural Equipment on Roadways
Social media, despite its many advantages and benefits in terms of widespread communication and unification, possesses its share of negative’s. My generation, although we did not necessarily grow up from the moment we arrived into this world with social media, has been exposed to the numerous platforms affiliated with what social media entails for a … More The Falsity of Social Media
Having been a student in post-secondary education for five years, I was unsure as to how the transition into a full-time job immediately after concluding my studies would be. I was fortunate enough to enter a full-time Account Coordinator position at a Public Relations agency two weeks after finishing my post-graduate program, and I wanted … More Transitioning From Academia to the Workplace
I am a complete sucker for perfume, therefore I tend to use my Sephora VIB points to receive samples and miniature versions of perfumes to experiment with. I recently used my points to earn a sample of the Elizabeth and James Nirvana French Grey perfume, and I am extremely pleased with my choosing to do … More Elizabeth and James Nirvana French Grey Perfume
For whatever reason, I commonly associate har braids and twists with warmer weather. I really don’t know why this is, and it’s not that I don’t wear braids and twists in my hair when the weather turns cold, but I feel as though braids and summer go hand in hand. Anyways, I thought I would … More Twisted Crown Summer Hair Tutorial
I love food, as do a majority of individuals, but sometimes food gets boring. Eating the same things over and over can definitely take the joy out of eating, hence why it is important to attempt to resource new and exciting recipes. Finding new recipes isn’t always easy, though. We’re busy people, and finding the … More How To Build A Delicious Sandwich
I was recently hired by Edana Integrated Marketing as their Account Coordinator, and as a Public Relations Agency, Edana frequently works with Ontario Turkey, promoting turkey farmers within the province. A significant component of Edana’s approach to promoting Ontario turkey consumption is their #TurkeyONTour campaign. The tour consists of a turkey food truck touring around Southwestern … More #TurkeyONTour