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…

My Favourite Hairstyles for Short Hair

Last fall, I dyed my hair purple and felt on top of the world. Remembering that feeling, I decided to change up my hair once again. I was long overdue for a cut, so I got it chopped to a blunt bob above my shoulders with dramatic bangs. I haven’t had bangs since elementary school,…

Vegan “Egg Salad” Sandwich

I call this a vegan “egg salad” because the consistency is similar to that of an egg salad. Really, it is a chickpea salad. Whether you’re vegan or not, it is the perfect lunch on a hot day. Like an egg salad, you can add any of your favourite spices, diced onions, celery, etc. to…

DIY Sunglasses Display

As I move into my new room, I’m trying to focus on creating a space that makes me feel zen. I want to come home, close my door, and instantly feel at ease. I love being in nature. I love the thought of humans coexisting on this planet with other living species. I find it…

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…

Flavoured Coffee

As an avid coffee drinker, I understand how important it is to have a good cup of java first thing in the morning. I do love trying flavoured coffees though. They are wonderful for the afternoon cup, or even just to change it up. You can flavour your own, regular coffee grounds at home. It’s…

Styling Sunglasses: Warby Parker

Warby Parker is a glasses company that provides high-quality stylish and affordable eyewear. The best part of this brand is that they partner with non-profit organizations to donate a pair of glasses for every pair bought. A good pair of sunglasses is essential in everyone’s wardrobe. No matter how you get around, like forgetting your…

DIY Calming Face Spray

This is so easy, I don’t know if I am even allowed to call it a DIY. All you need is a spray bottle, water, and lavender essential oil. I love lavender essential oil. Breathing it in instantly relieves anxiety. I keep it on me at all times; sometimes I even put a drop on…

Overnight Oats

Now that the mornings are warmer, my usual breakfast has transformed from a warm bowl of oats to overnight oats. They are just as easy to make and takes even less time! It’s also great to take on-the-go, which is perfect if you’re prone to hitting snooze one too many times. All you need to do is…

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…