Reading Week : 3 things that have taken up my break for the past 3 years

I'm sure I can speak for any University student (who had a rough first half of this semester & who took advantage of last week) when I say: this past break was so well needed. I spent my reading week: 1. on an annual retreat with my church's youth, 2. catching up with good friends over coffee…

Ohana, oh na na, half of my heart is in the diaspora

Shoutout to Camila Cabello and Lilo & Stitch for the title reference. I really hope you read it with a rhythm. P.S. "Ohana" means family. And, you know the rest. A dream my family had been praying about for years had manifested itself this past December. My mom's whole family from the diaspora were blessed to gather…

When was the last time you said “thank you” to your health? | 5-min read

If you commute to Glendon via TTC, you probably know where Sunnybrook Hospital is. This Thanksgiving, our Glendon eAmbassadors team is talking about what we're thankful for; we call it #ThanksGLiving! Check out the posts this week by using the hashtag across social media! So last week, I hopped onto a bus after class to…

An Everyday Make-Up Look for School + Answering Personal Q’s with Kris

University life is all about trying new things - so here's to this make-up look I tried out courtesy of the amazing Kristianna! She also asks me some questions about my experience in school so far, and I attempt to answer with up to zero ounce of sugar coating! Enjoy the treat 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlxDtzlPIKo If…

Updates: Hosting a YouTube series, Dominican Republic, & more…

Hi my loves! I'm planning on spicing things up on the YouTube channel this summer and for the first video of the season, here's a shout out to beautiful Dominican (Puerto Plata)! It only felt fitting to kick off the sunny season with this one! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvtHXjLXa1M&feature=youtu.be I've always wanted to dive into Premiere Pro and advance…

To the ladies out there, thank you #InternationalWomensDay

I wanted to text all my lady friends to wish them a Happy International Women's Day tomorrow but, then I was like, these messages won't do my gratitude any justice. So, let's give a blog-worthy shout out to all the women in our lives who are extraordinarily loveable and amazing in their own special way. To the mothers out there:…