Falafel: a Gateway to the Politicized Middle East

Food is often described as a facet which works to bind us together, but it can often be the thing that tears people, and nations, apart. Falafel has a deep, convoluted history which includes where it originated, what ingredients are includes and how it is prepared. Due to its Middle Eastern derivation, I would argue…

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Syrian Refugees: A Journey

Refugees in Western Media 2011 saw the dawn of a new age of war. The people of the Syrian Arab Republic fell victim to a government retaliation against not only those who opposed the rules of the dictatorship, but the general population of the country. Specifically, east Aleppo has been under fire of barrel bombs…

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Makeup Favorites: Drugstore & Designer

  I use numerous different brands and try to constantly and consistently alternate between products. These are most of the basic products I use on a regular basis; what I like and what I might want to improve. Ted Baker Makeup Bag: I have SO MANY pouches and make-up bags but I have a few requirements…

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Siberian Huskies

Bauer is a 10 year old Siberian Husky. He was brought to us from Hungary, and lived in the United Arab Emirates with my family and I up until last year when he arrived in Toronto. He is a loving fluff-ball who is (to say the least) the light of my life. Huskies are the…

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Electro Dermal Allergy Test: My Experience

What is the Electro Dermal Allergy Test: this is a non-invasive allergy test. I don’t know a lot about it or really how it works but this is what I understood; there are tiny currents passed through your body while holding a metal rod in one hand, and having your finger pricked by another. These currents,…

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Travel Tips & Tricks

I still have a lot of the world to see and quite frankly, i haven’t seen enough of the world to be any sort of an expert in travel. However, these are a few of the tips, tricks and general ideas which i have found to be habitual and quite useful. So here goes: Plan…

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