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  • Spring cleaning superpower: baking soda

    Spring cleaning superpower: baking soda

    With spring on its way and the semester (slowly) coming to a close, some of us will start thinking about spring cleaning — even if it’s just a way to procrastinate on studying or writing papers! Harsh cleaning chemicals can often leave strong smells and even make your skin burn from drying it out, not […]

  • Stretch into fitness

    Stretch into fitness

    Now that we’ve conquered our fears of the gym and overcome our struggles in the kitchen, it’s time to get down to business. Before jumping into any type of workout full force, we must work to get our bodies into neutral alignment to allow for proper movement throughout an exercise. “Start by stretching chronically tight […]

  • Planning Your Academic Path

    Planning Your Academic Path

    Whether you’re a first year student trying to decide what to major in or a third year student with only one more year until graduation, one of the most important and crucial things you must do is make sure you’re on the right track. On track of what you may ask? I mean, on track […]

  • “Best Food Forward”

    “Best Food Forward”

    Getting healthy isn’t always an easy task. Sure, we may have motivated ourselves to take a break from the library and get our bodies moving but getting fit and reaching our long-term goals involves more than just physical exercise. The key to a truly healthy lifestyle (and a rocking summer bod) can be found in […]

  • Concealer: Your (Potential) New Best Friend

    Concealer: Your (Potential) New Best Friend

    Have you ever had dark circles under your eyes? Blemishes or acne scars that wouldn’t go away? Or perhaps an annoying zit that appeared right before an important event that you had to attend? I know I have and, being a student, these things are sometimes unavoidable. Lack of sleep, stress and anxiety because of […]

  • Don’t be Unprepared for University!

    Don’t be Unprepared for University!

    Preparing for university can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You will be leaving high school in a few months and venturing into the wider, scarier world of post-secondary schooling. But what happens when, upon graduation, you find you are a step behind your peers in university? Unfortunately, this is becoming all too common in North […]

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    Spring cleaning superpower: baking soda
    [ 0 ] March 18, 2013

    Spring cleaning superpower: baking soda

    With spring on its way and the semester (slowly) coming to a close, some of us will start thinking about spring cleaning — even if it’s just a way to procrastinate on studying or writing papers! Harsh cleaning chemicals can often leave strong smells and even make your skin burn from drying it out, not […]

    Stretch into fitness
    [ 0 ] March 11, 2013

    Stretch into fitness

    Now that we’ve conquered our fears of the gym and overcome our struggles in the kitchen, it’s time to get down to business. Before jumping into any type of workout full force, we must work to get our bodies into neutral alignment to allow for proper movement throughout an exercise. “Start by stretching chronically tight […]

    Planning Your Academic Path
    [ 0 ] March 9, 2013

    Planning Your Academic Path

    Whether you’re a first year student trying to decide what to major in or a third year student with only one more year until graduation, one of the most important and crucial things you must do is make sure you’re on the right track. On track of what you may ask? I mean, on track […]

    “Best Food Forward”
    [ 1 ] March 5, 2013

    “Best Food Forward”

    Getting healthy isn’t always an easy task. Sure, we may have motivated ourselves to take a break from the library and get our bodies moving but getting fit and reaching our long-term goals involves more than just physical exercise. The key to a truly healthy lifestyle (and a rocking summer bod) can be found in […]

    Concealer: Your (Potential) New Best Friend
    [ 0 ] February 28, 2013

    Concealer: Your (Potential) New Best Friend

    Have you ever had dark circles under your eyes? Blemishes or acne scars that wouldn’t go away? Or perhaps an annoying zit that appeared right before an important event that you had to attend? I know I have and, being a student, these things are sometimes unavoidable. Lack of sleep, stress and anxiety because of […]

    Don’t be Unprepared for University!
    [ 0 ] February 26, 2013

    Don’t be Unprepared for University!

    Preparing for university can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You will be leaving high school in a few months and venturing into the wider, scarier world of post-secondary schooling. But what happens when, upon graduation, you find you are a step behind your peers in university? Unfortunately, this is becoming all too common in North […]

    A Beginner’s Guide to a Bikini Body
    [ 1 ] February 25, 2013

    A Beginner’s Guide to a Bikini Body

    The idea of attaining a fabulous summer body while studying during the winter months might sound ambitious to those students who understand how demanding a full-time course schedule can be. However, that doesn’t mean that our fitness dreams can’t come true all the same! According to Carlyn Stilling, kinesiologist and personal training supervisor at the […]

    The Benefits of Vitamin D
    [ 2 ] January 29, 2013

    The Benefits of Vitamin D

    Have you ever noticed that during the summer you just feel happier? Spending a lot of time outside, going to the beach, long sunny days … the winter is much different than summer for most of us. The sky is often overcast and snow covers the ground. Even if it is sunny, who wants to […]

    Martini Making Guide
    [ 0 ] January 16, 2013

    Martini Making Guide

    Let’s face it — going out and buying drinks at bars and restaurants doesn’t come cheap. Some martinis can cost 10 dollars just for one! As university students, we can’t always afford buying drinks. But you could have a martini night with your friends. Depending on how many people and how much alcohol you buy […]

    The Secret to the Perfect Sock-Bun
    [ 1 ] January 14, 2013

    The Secret to the Perfect Sock-Bun

    Now that the New Year is upon us there has never been a better excuse to change up your look and start the year off with some fresh, new and interesting fashion! Experimenting with a new dress, style or accessory can be fun and exciting, and is a great way to change up your look […]

    Dessert Made Easy – Cake Batter Fudge
    [ 0 ] January 12, 2013

    Dessert Made Easy – Cake Batter Fudge

    If you have a lot of leftover sweet ingredients from the holidays or want an easy recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth, look no further. I recently stumbled across this quick and easy Cake Batter Fudge recipe. It takes only a few minutes to make, and then it can be left in the fridge. After […]

    January Book and Movie Releases
    [ 0 ] January 11, 2013

    January Book and Movie Releases

    Well a new year has come (finally!) and with that comes a bountiful selection of new movies to watch and books to read this year. While 2012 provided exciting releases that were received with excitement, 2013 is ready to one up its predecessor. What is coming up this month? Take a look!   Words: January […]