Posts from category: culture.

  • culture, fashion, personal

    summer 2016 favourites

    [caption id="attachment_1161" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Courtesy Nadine of Snap Me Pretty Photography[/caption] I don't normally do blogs like these, but I thought I would stop being so hard on myself and just... go for it? I struggle with keeping this blog active, and I do have many things to say and a lot drafted, but I find it difficult to keep powering on with a rough draft if I lose my...

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  • culture, love, personal, travel, writing

    Before/After.

    I finally finished Richard Linklater's Before trilogy: Before Sunrise (1995,) Before Sunset (2004,) and Before Midnight (2013.) If you haven't watched it yet, I'd suggest you do, in order. For those who aren't aware of what the Before trilogy is-- essentially, two twentysomethings meet on a train in Vienna and end up spending one beautiful night together. There have been two sequels, and the trilogy plays with the element of time and relationships: does timing...

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  • fashion, food, personal, writing

    All About the Body Talk.

    I wrote about the same topic about a year ago, and now I'm revisiting it in this post. It's been a long time coming, and after that post a year ago, my awareness and self-love for my own body has only grown. Admittedly, I've never been one to try diets, the next biggest exercise craze, or any of that junk. In fact, I was probably doing the opposite and treating my...

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  • fashion, personal, travel

    Staying Stylish!

    I've been wanting to write this post for a very long time, but haven't had the means to do so until now. As a plus-size woman and a chronic overpacker-- it was extremely difficult for me to hone down my suitcase to fit into a tiny rolling suitcase and a 40something L backpack. For most backpackers and travelling minimalistas, this would be easy... but I wanted to be fashionable, yet retain enough room for...

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