Your Life Isn’t Porn

It’s a natural occurrence between lovers, sometimes friends, and yes, even strangers. But over time, largely due to expectations gleaned from the fruits of the porn industry, sex has morphed into much more than a primordially instinctual activity. It has become more than itself, strapped with new, socialized expectations. Since sex isn’t “just sex” anymore, women are left to…

Men & Their “Gift” of Flowers

It’s been said that flowers are the way to a woman’s heart, and although I must admit that receiving a rose or bouquet or some fancy blooming flower arrangement has always been my idea of romantic, the idea of it now has just grown old on me. It was cute and dreamy until I realized…

Why Dogs Are Simply Amazing

This video was posted by Hope For Paws, an organization based in L.A., California dedicated to the rescue of dogs and other animals who are suffering on the streets. After viewing this video and shedding a tear (or two), I felt inspired to share my view on why dogs are probably the most amazing creatures…

Cat Adoption Promotion Video

Why not start the New Year with a new furry friend?! Until the end of the month, all cat adoptions are priced at only $50 for the #iAdopt for the Holidays promotion! As the Communications intern at the OSPCA, I produced this PSA promoting the reduced cat adoption fees for the holiday posted on Dec.…

Season’s Greetings from the OSPCA Barrie Branch

Give these homeless animals a warm and loving place to stay this Holiday Season and take part in the largest adoption campaign of the year! #iAdopt for the Holidays! As the Communications intern at the OSPCA, I produced this PSA promoting adoptions for the Christmas holiday posted on Dec. 15, 2013. 

Feature Profile News Story on Jovana Mitrovic

We’ve all heard of weight-loss stories, but a fourth-year Journalism student at the University of Guelph-Humber has taken it to a whole new level. As Guelph-Humber’s Veronica Granja-Sierra reports, extreme change certainly is possible such as with Jovana Mitrovic. Living by her favourite words to always believe and to never give up, she has definitely…

Vee’s View Aboard the Allure of the Seas

About a month ago, I was lucky enough to take a little break and escape from the harsh winter cold of Canada and go on the world’s largest cruise ship, the Allure of the Seas. It was my first time going on a cruise and I didn’t really know what to expect. Well let me…