The Truth About Judgment
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The Truth About Judgment

Lately, I’ve experienced a lot of superficial judgment, especially while meeting new people. I felt so overwhelmed by these feelings a few weeks ago, that I had to vent it out via my Instagram account (yes, it was a bit of a rant, but we all need to rave sometimes). However, I’m really glad I did. When I asked how others deal with judgment, I quickly encountered words of wisdom shared by my followers and stories of similar experiences had amongst the community. For some it’s rooted in appearance, it’s…

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We the Warriors: Two Years Blogging
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We the Warriors: Two Years Blogging

A little while ago, I got the chance to sit down with an incredibly talented lady. Yara is the designer behind Warrior Mask and creates unique and personalized pieces for her clients. Although these masks are stunningly beautiful and detailed, they’re more than that. Each mask is an embodiment of one’s deep rooted ‘warrior spirit’, on a very personal level. Yara and I sat down over tea as she conducted an intimate interview as she does with all of her clients, getting to know me and understanding what my world…

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Five Easy & Enjoyable Healthy Habits
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Five Easy & Enjoyable Healthy Habits

It doesn’t have to take a lot of effort to make your day to day life a little healthier. Thank goodness, since most of us don’t have enough hours in the day to get to the gym as is, I know I don’t! But I’ve learned to develop five healthy habits that help in keeping me fit and feeling healthy even when I don’t have time for an intense workout. I’m not much of a fitness guru, and I don’t actually own a gym membership at all. I’m a firm…

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Two Years Married, Two Things I’ve Learned
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Two Years Married, Two Things I’ve Learned

The minute I find out that someone has been married for 10, 20, 30 years, or just for longer than myself (which is basically everyone) my favourite thing to ask is “so, what’s the secret to staying happily married?” I’ve heard some amazing answers. Some serious, stressing the importance of patience and conversation. Others were totally hilarious, like the time I met a French-Canadian woman on the beach in Mexico (that vacation: “Magnificent Manzanillo Mexico”) and she told me “always fight in the nude.” I won’t get into details about…

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