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fall skincare: your rundown

It’s that time of the year again. Fall leaves swirl about my feet and I pull my thick, cozy sweaters out of the back of

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clean mascara: your rundown

photo by Alexandra Porter If eyes are the window to the soul, then mascaras are the window treatments. Some prefer a sheer curtain, others opt

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on being

This is a compilation of poems based on the roles of daughter, sister, mother and self. daughter Unspoken 05 July 2017 my heart casts the

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london calling

My name is Jenna Mutya and I am a fourth year business management student at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. This past summer,

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why I cook

Food is often the first introduction to a new culture. Food is culture – and cooking recipes from my childhood has been a way for

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aging, not caring

For many years, from my teens through my 30s, I was painfully averse to causing anyone offense. In big and small ways, I often hurt

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