Holidays

A hunger for the holidays

During the restful, post-exam stretch of the holidays, it’s easy to be lazy and forgo making homemade treats.Continue...

On campus for the holiday

Students talk about Thanksgiving weekends spent in Kingston while their peers head home for a weekend with family.Continue...

Alternative present ideas for the gift-giving challenged

A sweater, socks, chocolate, a gift card. These are just some of the safe options for gift-giving this holiday season.Continue...

Pass the eggnog

The holidays are finally upon us and families and groups of friends are each celebrating with their individual traditions. Pull up a chair and grab a warm beverage as Journal staff share their favourite holiday traditions.Continue...

Students raise upward of $3,000 during Christmas Wish fundraiser

For someone who comforts students in their free time as a hobby, Carly Robertson is even more cheerful than usual. “I was like WHOAAAAAAAA! WOWW! That’s fast!” she wrote to The Journal.Continue...

Single bells

Being single during the holidays is one cliché I’m ready to embrace.

After several years in relationships, I’m brushing the dust off my spinster calendar, because this year is my first...Continue...

Holiday gift guide — all under $20

Gift giving during the holiday season can be a major source of stress and confusion. As university students, we can end up in a giant web of present giving that can be quite damaging to our wallets.Continue...

Keep on giving

While the gift card might be an easy solution to the endless question, “What should I get them?”, it’s actually ruining the holiday season.

The so-called “Christmas game” revolves around...Continue...

For sharing: Chocolate peanut butter toffee

Exams are upon us, holiday parties are looming and we could all use a pick me up. What could be better than a delicious salty and sweet treat – especially when it only takes minutes to...Continue...

Holiday abroad in Canada

Traveling can be the perfect reward after term papers and exam studying. I remember when I was studying abroad at the castle in first year, the looming decision was whether to stay over the...Continue...

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