Why Staying In Shape Doesn’t Require Having A Gym Membership

When I was a teenager, I was under the impression that in order to stay in shape, a gym membership was required. I made use of my gym membership frequently throughout my high school years, and after a while, I became aware of the hefty price tag that accompanies a gym membership. Don't get me … Continue reading Why Staying In Shape Doesn’t Require Having A Gym Membership

When Is It Too Early To Participate In Christmas Festivities?

So often I come across individuals who are extremely annoyed with how early Christmas decorations and carols become evident in stores and on the radio. Their argument is that recognizing these Christmas traditions so soon after Halloween, even before the American Thanksgiving, is somewhat ridiculous. On the other hand, I also come across individuals who … Continue reading When Is It Too Early To Participate In Christmas Festivities?

How Too Much Exercise Can Actually Be Damaging To Your Mental Health

When I was in grade eleven, I took it upon myself to begin running every day. I was a highly active person, playing rugby five days a week, and endurance was a key component of the sport I was then obsessed with. At first, I began my running habits in a gradual manner. I would … Continue reading How Too Much Exercise Can Actually Be Damaging To Your Mental Health

The Importance of Equilibrium In A Majority of Situations

I am confident that a majority of persons would agree with me in saying that having to put forth significant effort in a situation in which others are putting forth minimal effort is incredibly frustrating. Whether it be in the workplace, in school, in friendships, familial relationships or intimate relationships, acknowledging that your efforts outweigh … Continue reading The Importance of Equilibrium In A Majority of Situations

Product Review: Cover FXs The Perfect Light Highlighting Powder

Highlighters, in the context of cosmetics, have always been something that intimidates me. I simply have a difficult time visualizing myself wearing a blinding highlight across my cheekbones and down the bridge of my nose, and because I already have oily skin, I have tried my best to shy away from highlighters in fear of … Continue reading Product Review: Cover FXs The Perfect Light Highlighting Powder

#MeToo

Following the recent Harvey Weinstein scandal, thousands of women have taken to social media to share their experiences with sexual assault and/or sexual harassment with the hashtag #MeToo. The movement began on Sunday, with the hashtag developing across social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and more and more individuals have joined the … Continue reading #MeToo