by: Judy Y.
Who recalls in grade school towards the end of September when teachers would put up a video on the smart board of Terry Fox jogging across Canada with one leg? I remember the first time I learned about him, I was so inspired by this young man with one leg that I surprisingly made it through the 7 km run that followed. The curly haired, stubborn 22 year old had captured my heart and probably the hearts of everyone sitting on the gym floor that day. Terry changed Canada’s attitude to the disabled and showed the nation that cancer had only taken his leg; nothing could take away his spirit.
The leaves are falling to the ground. The skies are getting greyer and Lululemon shorts won’t be an option for much longer. Summer is coming to an end and fall is starting faster than you can say “cinnamon.” Read on to find the essentials you need to make Fall 2017 the best.
Parliament Hill, Ottawa (Photo: ottawatourism.ca)
It’s the end of another year now, and it’s time to send it off in good style. Celebrating the beginning of the upcoming year is important to most cultures on this planet, and you probably grew up with New Year’s traditions yourself. From watching fireworks to feasting on great food (and making flimsy resolutions you, your neighbour, and your neighbour’s dog know you’ll never stick to), there are some widespread customs that most people have grown up with, or at least heard of. The following few traditions, ranging from cool, to very cool, to just plain weird (not necessarily in that order), are ones you may not have heard of before: Continue reading
By Hannah E
When it comes to parties, you have to have pizzazz. You need to be able to entertain all of your guests, I know, sounds hard but it is not impossible. New years parties are probably one of the hardest parties to throw. These twelve steps will lead you to you having the best holiday party on a budget. Continue reading
By: Maddy D.
Its been three months since the school year has started and it is no secret students are getting unorganized and worried about exams as the term comes to an end. Here is a collection of five of the best ways to sky rocket your grades in the next month and a half!