Skincare Q&A with Dermatologist Dr. Kuzel

Skincare Q&A with Dermatologist Dr. Kuzel (Video)

Hi everyone!! If you’ve read my blog post about¬†my bald spot, you probably know why I’ve had to visit my dermatologist recently. He was kind enough to do a full Q&A session with me! Thank you for sending in your questions ūüôā Here’s the derm clinic info if you’re in Calgary and you need someone …

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3 Self Care Strategies for Stressed-Out Students

IT’S MIDTERM SZN!!! And we all know that during this time of year, a drop in self-confidence is sure to accompany the drop in temperatures. Although your worth is not measured by your GPA, we have to admit, it’s still plays an important role in any young academic’s life. And for those of us who …

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3 Ways to Overcome Post-Travel Depression

No matter the size of your following, I think every blogger can relate when I say that there’s this pressure to maintain your “image” as a subject matter expert. Some of you may know that I’ve been struggling with post-travel depression since returning from India. I’m not the only one going through a tough time, …

Why Being Happy All the Time is a Scam

Why Being Happy All the Time is a Scam

Long time, no blog post!¬† It’s been 3 weeks since I’ve returned from my AIESEC internship in India and honestly? I’ve been super depressed. I had (mistakenly) thought that after 9 months I was finally ready to go home. But being back in Calgary makes me realize that there isn’t much left for me here. …

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How Taste Case Keeps Me Healthy On-The-Go!

I wouldn’t exactly call myself a health freak. Don’t get me wrong, I love being active. Especially since hitting the pavement for a morning run is the perfect excuse to indulge in my questionable love for pop music. But at the end of the day, I’m no stranger to skipping workouts and binge watching TV …

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Authenticity in the Digital Age

What does it mean to be authentic?¬† In the Golden Age of influencer marketing, does the word “authentic” really mean anything to us millennials anymore? Aren’t we all curating our social media content¬†just¬†to be featured on larger community accounts to receive¬†validation from strangers on the internet? These so-called virtual communities? (Hello, #socality?) Aren’t we all …

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Genuine Support + Introducing #MondayMusings

Lately, I’ve been thinking about how much I’ve learned about blogging and social media engagement over the past few months. I’ve learned about analytics. Hashtags. All the nitty-gritty details that every wannabe blogger should know about. But more than anything else, I’ve learned what it truly means to have genuine support from friends who believe …