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This TED-Ed Video (Briefly) Explaining Depression

Depression is tricky because we still haven’t learned how to talk about it, as a society. People often acquaint the illness of depression as being the same as temporary periods of sadness, and it’s kinda harmful to those of us who suffer from chronic or episodic depression; it leaves some of us feeling that there…

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By Cynthia, July 20, 2018
Flipboard: A News App

Flipboard: A News App

A while back I told my babe I needed an easy way to keep up with the news and preferably avoid Facebook a bit (no real news hits it anymore anyways). I had a list of specifications, actually. I needed to be able to keep up with the news in the countries I especially cared…

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By Cynthia, July 13, 2018
Everything ’70s

Everything ’70s

I don’t know why exactly, but lately I’m crazy for everything ‘70s. Colours, styles, accessories – it’s such a cool era. I don’t know when this started, but given how I’ve been feeling about mustard for some time now, I’m thinking it’s been a steady incline over the last year or two. And I’m just generally…

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By Cynthia, July 6, 2018
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Easy Vegan Bulletproof-ish Coffee

Easy Vegan Bulletproof-ish Coffee

So maybe you’ve heard of Bulletproof coffee – I mean, all of the celebrities are drinking it. Or were? Who knows, frankly. I may be a bit behind the trends, or I may be right on target. Who’s to say, you guys!? Here’s the basics behind bulletproof coffee Bulletproof coffee is meant to eventually replace…

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By Cynthia, June 29, 2018
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Rainbow Stripes

Rainbow Stripes

Tell me there’s anything more joyful or cute than rainbow stripes. I dare you. I legitimately don’t wear a lot of colour (too much makes me feel awkward) but I admire the hell out of it on everyone else. So fun and stylish! That said, I’ve been coveting rainbow stripes lately and I’m not totally…

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By Cynthia, June 22, 2018
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Hipcamp, the AirBnB of Camping

Hipcamp, the AirBnB of Camping

Someone I know just introduced me to Hipcamp a few days ago and I am in LOVE with the concept! In a nutshell, it’s ALL of the camping options in a single place, from National Parks, to owned campgrounds, to off-the-beaten path options like a farmer’s field or a desert oasis. You book them and…

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By Cynthia, June 15, 2018
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Tiny, Dainty Rings

Tiny, Dainty Rings

I don’t know why the word makes me cringe a little, but heaven forgive anyone who calls me ‘dainty’. Not that anyone would, necessarily; it’s usually fierce or tomboy or tough or something with a bit more edge to it. But I don’t know if it’s because I love a contradiction, or because in the…

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By Cynthia, June 8, 2018
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Adventure seeking, travel obsessed, style loving, feminist, pug mother. Lover of language and the tales we weave. Badass in my own mind. Over-user of puns. Will sing for coffee.
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