Lifestyle Archive: 2014

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QJScience: Toothbrush hygiene

Brushing your teeth is (hopefully) a routine part of everyone’s day, since we have always been taught that brushing is important in maintaining a healthy mouth. However, it is somewhat shocking to...Continue...

Nothing beats beets

Are you feeling unsatisfied with your current grilled cheese situation? Fret no more, this beet and arugula grilled cheese recipe is bound to spice up your life.

Beets are loaded...Continue...

Beet and carrot salad

Everyone knows the saying you are what you eat. You can make the most of your health and nutrition by indulging in some seasonal, spring recipes that use ingredients, such as arugula,...Continue...

Music festival survival guide

With nearly three months of freedom ahead and balmy weather setting in, a music festival is a great way to spend a few days and relax.

Festivals aren’t just for extreme music...Continue...

Quinoa flake blueberry crisp

What is a long day without something sweet to eat at the end of it? This warm treat will feel like a big, comforting hug, but the blueberries will keep flavours seasonal for spring and...Continue...

Tips to avoid summer brain drain

Since the academic year has come to end, most students are ecstatic for a long, mindless summer and a chance to forget 90 per cent of what they learned during the academic year.

This...Continue...

Borrowing from dad

With Father’s Day quickly approaching, the spotlight is on golf sets, Canadian Tire gift certificates and patterned ties. Take a break to shift your focus from buying for dad to borrowing...Continue...

Hearty rainy day recipes

We all know that April showers bring May flowers, but in the face of endless spring rain, it can be tough to look on the bright side. The best way to cope with rainy day blues? Comfort...Continue...

Too tall an order to place

Spring has sprung, which means we can finally see the sun and lounge on patios. For students, it’s the perfect time to enjoy iced coffee and other blended concoctions, but for your local baristas...Continue...

QJPop: It’s easy being Green

As a rule, authors whose books become movies (who aren’t J.K. Rowling), do not become superstars. Nor do they receive spots on Time’s “100 Most Influential People” list, go on a multi-city tour in...Continue...

QJPolitics: Too close to call

A long awaited election is in full swing as a premier termed ‘illegitimate’ by some faces a vote of confidence from Ontarians. Current Premier Kathleen Wynne seeks to reinstall the Ontario Liberal...Continue...

Exploring both sides of Instagram fame

At first, Mike Lindle thought Instagram was pointless. Sixteen months, 10,213 followers and 573 posts later, he has Instagram to thank for his newfound interest in amateur photography....Continue...

Seasonal cinema picks

Superheroes and slightly less original heroes are the keystones of the 2014 summer movie season. Marvel and DC Comics have thrown money into the Captain America, X-Men, and Spiderman superhero...Continue...

Hot summer reads

Summer provides a glorious time when you aren’t burdened down with five papers due in a week or an ever-increasing reading syllabus that brings tears to your eyes. Here’s a comprehensive list of...Continue...

No makeup, no problem?

When I first heard the #NoMakeupSelfie trend was linked to cancer research, I was taken aback. The posts had been flooding my Facebook feed for months, but I’d never seen a connection made between...Continue...

Best of Kingston 2013-14

Nearly 100 people responded to the annual Best of Kingston survey, giving you a wide array of Kingston’s finest. Here are the results of our 2013-14 call for the best of the Limestone City.Continue...

Last words

Journal Editors in Chief Janina Enrile and Alison Shouldice reflect on volume 141.Continue...

Review: The Book of Marvels

End of term assignments and dismal weather getting you down? Lorna Crozier’s collection of “prose meditations,” The Book of Marvels: A Compendium of Everyday Things , might...Continue...

Stylish profs & faculty

From computing to English, I’ve rounded up a list of stylish Queen’s professors from across different faculties. While compiling this list, I found that style can be pretty varied and subjective,...Continue...

Cheesy Quinoa Pancakes

Sometimes you just need something simple and savoury to tide you over, and these vegetarian-friendly cheesy quinoa cakes are definitely just that.

It’s a recipe that really...Continue...

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