Lifestyle Archive: 2013

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QJPolitics: Drone decisions defy civil liberties

For four years, Barack Obama and his top counterterrorism advisor John Brennan met regularly. During these meetings, Obama and Brennan worked methodically through a “kill list” of men who...Continue...

The Vault Playlist: Past Acts of Wolfe Island

By The Vault
Contributor

The Wolfe Island Music Festival is a great Kingston-area secret. The weekend in August has a very relaxed vibe, takes place in local restaurants and on the...Continue...

Oldie But A Goodie: Hello Dollies

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

My love of baking began when I was still in the single digits, and hello dollies was the first recipe I learned to make on my own. It requires quite a...Continue...

Humans Of Kingston

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Meet Humans of Kingston, a visual census of Kingston aimed at conveying stories of local personalities through a photograph. Photographer Jonathon Reed...Continue...

Fast Food Makeover: Healthy Blondie Bars

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

A tasty, rich dessert for under 100 calories? These blondies pack sweetness, gooeyness and a buttery taste—so much so that you’d never guess the secret...Continue...

Pups Of K-Town

By Katherine Kopiak (ArtSci ’14)
Contributor

One thing that I absolutely love about living in Kingston is that no matter where you are you’re very likely to encounter a four-legged...Continue...

Perspectives: Talks On International Women's Day

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Queen’s Half The Sky dessert night. The event featured 3 speakers who spoke about women’s rights in third...Continue...

Food Photography: Mac & Cheese

By Allan Mai (ArtSci '13)
Contributor

We've got more food porn on the menu, this time featuring a delicious homemade mac & cheese.

Got your own meal worth...Continue...

Men Can Pin, Too.

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Pinterest is a phenomenon that some love, while others not so much. Recently it seems that a lot of attention has been surrounding whether or not the...Continue...

A season on the ice

In below-freezing temperatures, Lake Ontario is silent except for the sounds of wind and blades.Continue...

QJSex: Living and loving with an STI

Anyone can get an STI.

I’ll write that again in case it didn’t sink in: anyone can get an STI.

I’m repeating this because there is such significant stigma against people who have...Continue...

DIY Starbucks: Healthy Oat Fudge Bars

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Oat fudge bars -any Starbucks regular will tell you that these squares are sweet, gooey and life-changing…and unfortunately packed...Continue...

Exchange Diaries: The At Home Foreigner

By Cole Meagher (LifeSci ’14)
Contributor

My experience in Glasgow has been amazing so far and all the credit is due to the people I’ve met, both the other students here on exchange...Continue...

Exchange Diaries: From Paris To Switzerland

By David Kong (Comm ’14)
Contributor

Switzerland, by most standards, is a completely respectable nation. It’s rich yet equal, patriotic yet peaceful, diverse in culture and language...Continue...

DIY Matte Nail Polish

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Why pay $10 for an OPI or Zoya matte nail polish when you can DIY it? Making your own matte nail polish takes no time at all and gives you a finished...Continue...

Meet The Ubersexual

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Meet the ubersexual male; your George Clooney, Jude Law, Ryan Gosling or David Beckham who exhibit the standard metrosexual tendencies (fashionable,...Continue...

Craving Pesto? Try Creamy Avocado Pasta

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

If you saw last week’s post on cauliflower pizza crust, you’ll love this healthy pasta sauce alternative. Think about it, a pasta sauce that tastes...Continue...

Greenfest Week

By Leslie Bothwell (ArtSci '14)
Contributor

This week brings us the first-ever Queen’s Greenfest . The event allows several environmental clubs on campus to host an...Continue...

QJPop: Reality TV revolution

I’ve lost count of how many reality talent show competitions TV stations air these days.

Seriously, can anyone keep up?

As I was browsing the blogs and entertainment news for my...Continue...

Food Photography: Spicy

By Allan Mai (ArtSci '13)
Contributor

Another series of food photography featuring some spicy, cultural cuisine!

Check out more delicious food...Continue...

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