#FrugalFallFun

Despite the first day of fall being nearly a month ago, the weather is finally in line with the season. The mornings are crisp, the days are gloomy, and the nights are early. Fall is certainly my favourite season, but it can be tough battling the first bouts of seasonal affective disorder. This can be…

App Appreciation: Flipp

A month into the school year and all you students who are no longer living under your parents roof might have realized how expensive it is to live. Rent, food, toilet paper… why is it all so expensive? Flipp is an app that I’ve been using for a while now and it is so handy. It provides…

September Favourites

September was overwhelming to say the least. Going back to school is an adjustment for everyone, but after last year, I felt extra anxious and misplaced. I certainly felt the consequences of the valuable time I lost that could have been spent furthering my relationships. To keep me busy, I put my whole self into…

August Favourites

My last month before school is brought to you by shows to binge-watch, music to be made into killer playlists, and books to read before delving into academic textbooks. This month flew by in a whirl of new media. Black Mirror: This show is about testing the limits of technology. I watched it on Netflix…

10 Tips to Reduce Your Footprint

There is no denying that climate change is real and it is happening now. Most people think that in order to make a difference they have to adopt an extreme minimalist, waste-free, or vegan lifestyle. While those are all amazing changes, ones that I, personally, am working on attaining, they are not the only ways…

July Favourites

July was a busy month. I reconnected with a lot of people and began working again. Nevertheless, I managed to fill the free time I had with a ton of new recipes, books, music, and more. Not surprisingly, a lot of these made it to this months favourites. Chia Seeds: This superfood has been a staple…

June Favourites

Time for another monthly favourites post! This month I moved back to school, o to offset the fear and anxiety about trying this again, I threw myself into the lives of others through books, movies, and music. Here is what I really enjoyed: GoodReads: I just joined the GoodReads community this month and I’ve been…

Floral Watercolour Background

Thanks to google images, I put together this beautiful wallpaper for my computer that just screams summer and simplicity. It is aesthetically pleasing and just looking at it makes me feel calm.

How To Get A Good Night Sleep

As a twenty one year old who is in bed most nights at 9:00pm, it is pretty obvious that I value my sleep. Leesa, an online mattress company, has been spreading the word of good sleep and they say it’s best to know what happens when you’re sleeping. Check out this graphic they made to…

May Favourites

May was a really good month for me. I feel like I’m finally getting into a routine that makes me feel like me again. Here is what I’ve been loving: Yoga With Adrienne: Yoga has always been something that I’ve loved to do. Easing myself back into a normal exercise routine, I’ve been trying to…

Strategies to Relieve Anxiety in Public

When anxiety hits, it certainly makes itself known to the sufferer. Depending on the person, it may or may not be visible to others. Regardless, when it is present it can be difficult to think clearly or focus on anything else. Some things, like essential oils and ice packs, are great ways to quickly relieve…

April Favourites

Hopefully April was the last of the cold months. I spent a lot of time gazing out the window, wishing the warm sun wasn’t so deceiving. Therefore I read a lot of books and watched a lot of Netflix. It’s not something I’m proud of, but hey, a few books and shows made it into…