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Hanukkah explained

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November 20, 2020

Hanukkah, also known as The Festival of Lights, is an eight day Jewish holiday. Hanukkah starts on the 25th day of Kislev, which would translate to sometime in December in the English calendar. The exact...

Upcycling & thrifting clothes: 101

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November 20, 2020

If you’re like me, you’re always craving new clothes. Shopping sprees feel like therapy at the moment, but shortly after, you feel the guilt of splurging on unnecessary items. I’ve decided to take...

Baking in the desert for a cause

November 20, 2020

The Sahrawi people, better known as the settlers of the western part of the Sahara desert and Southern Morocco. Many refugees fled their home after the violence of the Western Sahara war, ending up in...

Thanksgiving conversation starters that won’t stir the pot

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November 20, 2020

As Thanksgiving lingers just around the corner, people are preparing for the frightening table conversation that comes with complaining, arguing, and if you're lucky, politics. Now everyone knows these...

Canadian Thanksgiving VS American Thanksgiving

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November 20, 2020

The United States' neighbor to the north, Canada, has their own Thanksgiving. Theirs is different from the United States’  in some ways, but there are also many similarities.    One...

Best pumpkin spice products 2020

Best pumpkin spice products 2020
November 18, 2020

Pumpkin spice flavoring took the world by storm a few years ago when the pumpkin spice latte at Starbucks grew in popularity. Since then, companies everywhere put their spin on pumpkin spice products and...

Tips on managing sensitive skin

Tips on managing sensitive skin
November 18, 2020

With fall coming to an end soon, winter is coming! Although the fun of Christmas, New Year’s and Winter break are on their way, so is colder weather, lower temperatures, dryer air, dehydrated and sensitive...

Best fall products 

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October 30, 2020

Fall has begun, and with the chilly weather comes a whole new set of decor, scents, and clothing. Here are some of the best products to make your fall fun and festive.    Nothing says fall...

What’s trending in fall 2020

What’s trending in fall 2020
October 7, 2020

Ah, yes. Fall, the time when fashion peaks at its highest, and runways are flooded with unfamiliar and innovative styles. Many designers this season were unaware of what to expect for NYFW. Coincidentally,...

Top sustainable fashion brands to shop

June 11, 2020

Fast fashion can be defined as today’s new parasite to the health of our planet. However, us consumers just can’t seem to get enough of it. In all seriousness, fast fashion are inexpensive clothes...

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