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How to Travel on Your Own, But Never Actually Be Alone

Posted  February 24, 2015  by  Anna Burk

Travelling on your own is awesome. YOU get to decide all the where, when, and whats, and even get to eat whatever YOU feel like. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make some amazing friends while you’re doing you. Here are seven tips to help you find people to share your adventures with along the way! Lonely? Never.

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Spirituality is not Confined to Religion

Posted  February 22, 2015  by  Willie Kamawe

The issues surrounding religion can be highly sensitive and are seldom discussed freely in societies that are rooted in a particular one. Having moved away from home where I was raised Christian, I finally got the opportunity to question a lot of what I knew. I came to the conclusion that it is indeed possible for one to be spiritual without necessarily having a religion.

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Dining

Four Restaurants That Make Both Vegetarians and Carnivores Happy

Posted  February 19, 2015  by  Anna Burk

Most “normal” vegetarians have boring and limited vegetarian options, and non all meat eaters want to go for dinner at a vegetarian restaurant. Here’s four great places where everyone wins. Vegetarians on first dates… you’re welcome.

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5 Things to Do on a Single Valentine’s Day

Posted  February 13, 2015  by  Dalena Nguyen

While it could be argued that many holidays are nothing but Hallmark cash grabs, I would argue that Valentine’s Day is the biggest offender. Look at it this way – if you really love someone, you should be showing it to them not only on February 14th, but every single day you’re with them (cue sappy awws). Can [...]

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Usher's ode to the lost tradition of the B-Side is not just good Usher, it's good. Period.
R&B

Music Review: Usher – Clueless

Posted  January 27, 2015  by  Megan Jones

While we wait for the new UR album, Usher’s team has got him dropping obnoxious singles like I Don’t Mind, and his manager and business partner Grace Miguel somehow found a new place for bling on her fourth finger. Who would have ever thought Usher would stoop to the old “we’re engaged” publicity stunt just [...]

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Exploring Seville, Spain with some Aussies. Photo by Anna Burk.
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Travel

How to Travel on Your Own, But Never Actually Be Alone

Posted  February 24, 2015  by  Anna Burk

Travelling on your own is awesome. YOU get to decide all the where, when, and whats, and even get to eat whatever YOU feel like. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make some amazing friends while you’re doing you. Here are seven tips to help you find people to share your adventures with along the way! Lonely? Never.

Full Story »

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Spirituality is not Confined to Religion

Posted  February 22, 2015  by  Willie Kamawe

The issues surrounding religion can be highly sensitive and are seldom discussed freely in societies that are rooted in a particular one. Having moved away from home where I was raised Christian, I finally got the opportunity to question a lot of what I knew. I came to the conclusion that it is indeed possible for one to be spiritual without necessarily having a religion.

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Dining

Four Restaurants That Make Both Vegetarians and Carnivores Happy

Posted  February 19, 2015  by  Anna Burk

Most “normal” vegetarians have boring and limited vegetarian options, and non all meat eaters want to go for dinner at a vegetarian restaurant. Here’s four great places where everyone wins. Vegetarians on first dates… you’re welcome.

Full Story »

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5 Things to Do on a Single Valentine’s Day

Posted  February 13, 2015  by  Dalena Nguyen

While it could be argued that many holidays are nothing but Hallmark cash grabs, I would argue that Valentine’s Day is the biggest offender. Look at it this way – if you really love someone, you should be showing it to them not only on February 14th, but every single day you’re with them (cue sappy awws). Can [...]

Full Story »

 
 
 
 
 
Usher's ode to the lost tradition of the B-Side is not just good Usher, it's good. Period.
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R&B

Music Review: Usher – Clueless

Posted  January 27, 2015  by  Megan Jones

While we wait for the new UR album, Usher’s team has got him dropping obnoxious singles like I Don’t Mind, and his manager and business partner Grace Miguel somehow found a new place for bling on her fourth finger. Who would have ever thought Usher would stoop to the old “we’re engaged” publicity stunt just [...]

Full Review »