Lifestyle Archive: 2012

QJBlogs In The Kitchen: Cinnamon Pumpkin Bagels & Cinnamon Honey Spread

With Thanksgiving around the corner, I considered doing a how-to on cooking a turkey dinner, but I think most of us are looking to spend our weekend at home eating home cooked...Continue...

In pursuit of perfection

Chloe Van Landschoot lost a modeling job because of her body.Continue...

QJBlogs In The Kitchen: Pumpkin Pie

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

A fall classic. Using pre-made pie shells saves time, and one can of pumpkin puree makes two pies at once, allowing you to indulge...Continue...

Exchange Diaries: Mumbai, India Part Three

By Jonny Klynkramer (ArtSci ‘14)

Mumbai has forced me to reevaluate my most basic principles of self. For the most part, I’m a very chilled out person...Continue...

10 Ways To Revamp A Birthday Gift

Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

You’ve got 6 or 8 friends’ birthdays coming up this term; unfortunately all those gift purchases can break the bank. An Urban Outfitters top here, a case...Continue...

QJAdvice - Christine A

"Dear QJAdvice,

With all these late night study sessions, parties, and dinner dates, I am having a hard time following my diet. I exercise regularly but...Continue...

Thursday at Clark Hall Pub: Two Hours Traffic Live In Concert

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Clark Hall Pub is hosting a live performance by Two hours Traffic!

Who? Two Hours Traffic is a...Continue...

Making the cut

I was 14 when the tendonitis in both my knees began to ruin my grand pliés.
Forced to acquire a new exercise regime, I began playing for my high school’s field hockey team. I cherished the sport, but upon my entry to Queen’s realized the lowprofile field hockey and other competitive sports seemed to have.Continue...

Exchange Diaries: Ecuador Part Two

By Meaghan Wray (ArtSci ‘ 14)
Staff Writer

Buena suerte . Good luck.
That’s what my host mom Margarita said to me before I left for Otavalo, an Ecuadorean...Continue...

Thrifting tips for guys

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Thrifting -the process of scouring thrift stores for hidden gems. Sound tedious? It doesn’t have to be. Thrifting is a great resource...Continue...

Microwaveable Desserts

By Julia Vriend
Assistant Blogs Editor

Everyone loves homemade baking, but not all of us have the time or energy to whip out the mixer, wait for the oven to preheat or clean up...Continue...

A canvas of skin

With grip and needle in hand, the tattoo artist sets ink to skin.Continue...

How Do You Celebrate Autumn At Queen's?

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

We’re a couple of days away from it officially being fall (that being September 22nd). Fall jackets are making their first appearances, leaves are...Continue...

QJAdvice - Samantha B

Question: "Hey QJAdvice,

My Boyfriend and I have been dating for 2 months, and he just brought up that he is going on exchange in January. We talked about going...Continue...

QJSex: Are you sexually active?

“Are you sexually active?”

Almost everyone has heard this question when you go to a family doctor for a checkup. Whether it’s in a physical or when making an appointment to get an STI test...Continue...

Exchange Diaries: Mumbai, India Part 2

By Jonny Klynkramer (ArtSci ‘ 14)

I've said it before: Mumbai is a stressful place. Even after all the day-to-day troubles that abound, it seems as though this city...Continue...

Kingston Nightlife

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

You may have just gotten your class schedule together but lets not forget that studying isn’t the only thing you’ll be doing this semester. If you're...Continue...

5 Minute Lunch: Western Omelette Sandwich

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Class schedules can make it difficult to find time for lunch, and often you’ll end up buying a sub or slice of pizza just because it’s quick and easy...Continue...

It all boils down to the bubbles

With three downtown locations, it’s clear that Kingston is witnessing the rise of a student favourite. It isn’t a soda or a new gourmet coffee creation — it’s a quaint mix of juice, tea and sometimes milk.Continue...

British Heritage

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Whether it’s the London Olympic games or everyone’s obsession with the Royals, fashion for fall is giving a shout out to the other side of the pond. If...Continue...