09 Aug 2017

Fighting Without Fighting: Tips For People Who Don’t Like Getting Punched In The Face

Getting punched in the face sucks. There’s a real art to fighting without fighting.  Generally, it’s not too difficult to avoid getting punched in the face or duking it out on the mean streets of wherever you’re from.  Not being an asshole usually cuts it.  But not always.  Some people, for whatever reason, always seem…

Alternative baby shower gifts
07 Aug 2017

5 Alternative Baby Shower Gift Ideas

We’ve all had that moment: Your friend, family member, or coworker has a baby shower right around the corner and you’ve waited too long. You hastily click through to find the gift registry only to find that all the items (at least the items in your price range) have been purchased already. Now you’re in…

03 Aug 2017

Random Acts of Kindness – How to Spread the Act of Kindness

“Be Kind – Rewind” was the slogan adorned on the cases of all our favourite tapes from the video store, and whilst the humble VHS is no longer as popular as it used to be, we can certainly take inspiration from its ethos and aim to spread a little kindness. So, what is a “random…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




29 Jul 2017

‘The Spouse House’ Episode 3: Mock-Matrimony

Disclaimer: For those who don’t know Ashley is a contestant on TLC’s Spouse House. I personally do not know the show’s outcome or any secrets or spoilers, I’m simply watching along with all of you and providing an episode re-cap and some personal opinion. Be sure to watch Spouse House on TLC, Sundays at 10/9pm…

28 Jul 2017

Adopting a ‘Problem Child’: A Journey of Patience and Love

Adoption can be a huge life event for children and parents both. Often, children entering into adoptive relationships from broken homes or the foster care system have behavioral issues, and these may range from mild to severe. They may resolve quickly once the adopted child is placed in a stable, loving environment, or the child…

dating
25 Jul 2017

Dating: 5 Things You Should Avoid

Dating is a fun way to get to know someone in a different setting. Meeting up privately allows each person to talk freely and be themselves. Dating also allow people to help decide if they wish to form a relationship with the person or walk away and let it go. Whether you’re on your first…

24 Jul 2017

Are Tangible Goals Productive Goals?

Like clockwork, my routine the first of the month is identical. I start by opening my bank account online to see how much I have. I then go through my carefully created spreadsheet to look at the month’s expenses, and then subtract those from what I will earn in the following weeks. The number that…