LIFESTYLE

Think back to the beginning of summer. If you were like me, you were consumed with thoughts of being toned, tanned, fit and ready. Taking care of yourself during the summer helps you to love yourself and your body, but even though you’ve traded in...

Breakfast in Ten Minutes We regularly hear that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but for students, it’s hard to get a meal in before early morning workouts, or 8:30am classes. With school, work, and other commitments filling your days, it’s important to...

The MUSE Guide to Exam Wellness Most of us are accustomed to reading about coping with exam-related stress in relation to the “Big Three”: sleeping, eating well, and exercise. What we would like to share here are some other approaches to add to this knowledge of...

Instagram. The concept is simple enough. Take a picture, post it, and your friends will like it. But, for everyone who has ever attempted to post to Instagram, they know that the name means much more than just that. Instagram means getting the right angle,...

Seizing Opportunities: Queen’s Media and Journalism Conference The transition from being a student to becoming a part of an industry can be a challenging one. I know I speak for many students when I say that I have, at times, felt limited by my program. Academic...

Reinventing Your Look: From Teenage to Twenties Graduating from high school is bittersweet for most. Some people can’t wait to spend the next year living in the unofficial Queen’s University uniform of sweatpants, Uggs, and a tricolor sweatshirt; but school style doesn’t always have to be...

Valentine’s Day, a day about celebrating love and joy and togetherness, so… WHY ARE YOU SO STRESSED?! Relax already! You didn’t make plans, so what? You don’t have a significant other to cuddle up with, so what? V-Day can still be super fun whether it’s with...

Feel like thrifting? Shopping can be thrilling, but on the other hand it can be stressful and cause you to weep quietly when you open your bank account. Either way, it’s something we do all the time. Now, I want to talk about something that I, personally...

Winter Whites Five Simple Ways to Incorporate White into Your Winter Wardrobe: Most know by now that wearing white is acceptable post Labour Day, although most don’t know how to wear the shade appropriately in the winter. Colour is key. When wearing heavy whites (coats, sweaters, etc.), shades...

Winter Craft Beers In the past few years, craft beers have taken the world by storm. Rising from the depths of the basements of microbreweries and brewpubs, to dominating the mainstream spotlight and capturing the hearts of beer-drinkers all over the globe. But what exactly is...