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Hacks + Tips to Make the Most of Small Spaces

Tweet While my house isn’t tiny, it’s certainly smaller than I tend to have room for on most days. Instead of grumbling whenever my boyfriend and I bump elbows in the kitchen, or my pile of clothes without a  place to store them grows a little bit bigger, I instead…
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Budget-Friendly Home Updates for Spring

Tweet The thing that makes me most excited about spring, is the opportunity to do some spring cleaning. Out with the old, in with the new, as they say! Sprucing up your home, whether you’re doing it for you, or because you’re getting ready to sell, can be overwhelming. It…
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POTTED: My Favourite Succulent Planters!

Tweet As you may know, I’m a huge sucker for greenery, and living, breathing things. Because of this, I’ve been incredibly drawn to succulents, air plants, and cacti as of late. I was fortunate enough to stumble upon some great local creators of terrariums, and I’ve quickly started growing my…
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10 Natural Makeup Brands to Try in 2016

Tweet Natural makeup brands have some great advantages over regular makeup brands. I’m all about being green and lately I’ve been loving organic makeup brands so I thought I’d share some of my favourites with you. I love trying new products, and I’ve found some amazing ones from these brands! Physician’s…
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Surviving Instagram’s Popularity Contest

Tweet Who doesn’t like reliving high school? From cliques and popularity contests to awkward in between phases – high school had its fair share of horrible, terrible moments that I for one, have no desire of reliving. With that being said, Instagram is about to drop some serious nostalgia on…
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My Favourite Drugstore Beauty Products

Tweet When it comes to achieving gorgeous beauty looks, you don’t need to spend hundreds of dollars. Some of my favourite products, in fact, can be found at Shoppers Drug Mart or other pharmacies. Sure, indulging in some high-end products is fun every now and then, but when it comes…
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Why I’d Rather be Last Than First

Tweet I’m writing this post in an effort to be honest, frank, and vulnerable. Society places so much weight on ‘firsts’. First loves First times First dates… When I was growing up, it seemed as though being ‘first’ carried so much value and worth. If you were first, you were…
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Spring has Sprung

Tweet Yay! The first day of spring has come and gone, and that means snow, cold, brisk air, and winter blues will soon be a thing of the past – hurray! As someone who dreads dreary, overcast, cold days, spring brings a fresh start and reminds me that the beautiful…
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23 Cruelty-Free Cosmetic Brands

Tweet Every year, more than 100 million animals suffer at the hands of the cosmetic, drug, and food industries. These animals are exposed to aggressive eye and skin irritation tests, where chemicals are rubbed onto shaved parts of their skin and chemicals are force-fed to determine lethal doses. Mice, rats,…
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8 Books That Changed the Way I See the World

Tweet Even though I don’t have as much time to read lately as I’d like, reading has always been a huge part of my life. It’s what inspired me to start writing, crafted my imagination and perceptions and provided me with a distraction and escape. Some books I’ve read have…
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