Who Wants Some Fundamental Rights?

“Everyone is born with the same rights as the white male…there should be fundamental rights for everyone, something society is not doing.” – Sarah Frei, University of Oregon student.

A few weeks ago I covered an event for a class and asked a girl what Martin Luther King Jr.’s message means to her. She went into detail about how she believes that equality goes beyond just skin colour. Race, gender, sexuality, identity, etc. All of that falls under equality. And now it’s time we discuss it on the blog.

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“So I Hear You’re Having a Baby…”

I have this thought every time I go on Facebook. “Who’s pregnant this time?”

At the ripe age of 19 years old, I’m finding it more and more common to find my high school peers pregnant. Now, I’m not going to focus on how many were in or out of wedlock, but merely the sheer number of times it has happened.

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DIY Sticky Note Calendar

There’s something about a functional, beautiful, Pinterest-y calendar that makes you instantly want to do it. And that’s what I’m sharing with you today!

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I wanted something I could put my entire term schedule on, but I could still move dates around as assignments were moved around. And that’s where the sticky note idea came in. Why not make 11 rows of sticky notes, with five columns, and put the assignments on Monday-Friday? And that is how my sticky note calendar came to be. Continue reading

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Six Days of Smoothies, Six Days of Too Many Smoothies

You know those diets you always see on Pinterest about how to lose weight by drinking weird concoctions that sound like they’ll kill you or taste horrible? Yeah, I did one of those.

I’m not a dieter. Never have been, never will be. And this smoothie diet was not a diet. It was an experiment of eating healthy and not putting extraneous sugars and fats into my meals. And it ended up working really well, until my health got in the way. Continue reading

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How to Keep a Boy (From a Semi-Expert)

Well, I kind of lied when I said “How to Tell if a Boy Likes You (And Other Real Boy Advice)” was the last part of my “How to…Boy” series. But I also didn’t expect to get in a relationship, so you’ll have to forgive me.

I’m reaching my three month anniversary and someone suggested I make a post about how I stay in my relationship. And why not? I have some tips and tricks up my sleeve, and I’m sure some of you are curious. Now it’s time to share!

How to Keep Your Boyfriend In Love With You
(And You In Love With Him)

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