5 Things to Do in Sydney

Visiting a foreign city is always fascinating. There’s always so much to do, and so much to see. This time around, I visited Sydney, Australia back in February for a week. For anyone planning a trip there, here are some things I did during my stay and places I’d recommend checking out! 

Review: Portland Variety in Toronto

Portland Variety, occupying a space in the corner of King and Portland, is a café, bar, and restaurant all in one. As you walk in, you’ll see several standing marble tables and a display of pastries. Natural light pours in from the right; the entire wall is glass. Here, you can order and pick up […]

Review: Light Café in Toronto

Earlier in Spring 2016, Baldwin Street in Toronto was introduced to Light Café. With the many food/coffee places I’ve been to in the past, I would give this place a mere 6/10, or 6.5 if I’m feeling generous. It’s a brightly lit place with a decent amount of seating, and a huge menu to match. Seeing […]

This Is How You Forget to Live

Today was #BellLetsTalk day, and like many others, the topic of mental health came to mind many times during the course of my day. As I reflected back on my past and my personal experience with clinical depression, I wanted to speak up about positivity and misconceptions about the illness. Today, like any normal day […]

5 Reasons to Take a Year Off of School

One year ago, I was a high school senior. One year ago, I spent countless sleepless nights, sitting on my bed, attempting to visualize my life in a new school and a new program. Anybody who’s been through high school would know senior year was difficult. For me, it was difficult to live with the […]

Afterthoughts on America’s 45th Presidential Election

America’s 45th presidential election has officially ended, but it is the start of a whirlwind of changes that will no doubt affect the country and the countries that work closely with the USA. It’s been an exhausting year of hearing debates from opposing sides. Upon waking up this morning to find Donald Trump has won the […]