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In Favour of Being a Nomad: Where Do I Belong?

So I’ve been thinking a lot lately, it really hit me Thursday after I attended the last lecture of my undergraduate career. I am graduating. I’m done. 1,188 more words

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I Biked the Bear.

I love non-rainy spring days. I love riding my bike in the quiet of the woods. I love the challenge of hitting  wet roots the right way so you don’t slide… 349 more words

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What Will it Look Like When We've Got it Right? Understanding the "World Without Dieting" Campaign

So a little over a year ago after finishing my Cosmopolitan Magazine I rushed to the nearest Shopper’s Drug Mart and shame-faced, asked the cosmetician for a retinol cream – because I…had crinkles in the corners of my eye… and Cosmo said I should get on retinol creams in my 20′s. 1,368 more words

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#NoMakeUpSelfie: What This Means, What We Thought it Meant, and What it Means to Me

So there’s been a lot of this whole #nomakeupselfie stuff going around Facebook. Surprisingly no one has actually nominated me, perhaps because I am known for going out without make-up on a semi-routine basis, and half my “selfies” already feature no make-up. 1,166 more words

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What Did I Get Out of This?

So earlier this week I wrote about how being sad can be a good thing, and how I realized that in the face of massive disappoint I realized I had to put my big girl panties on and focus on the future. 1,127 more words

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Why It's Sometimes Really Good to Really Cry

So few of my friends have seen me cry. If you’ve seen me cry it’s a privilege. It’s not that I don’t cry. I actually cry regardless of the emotion – I cry when I’m happy, sad,angry, confused, tired.  1,173 more words

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What Makes Us Special: The Evolution of the Cortex and Memory

Last Sunday, as my parents and brother talked about their upcoming trip to Disney World, my mom asked me if I remembered much from my trip to Disney at 3. 1,414 more words

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