6:55am – Monday April 3rd, 2009. I wake up, I can hear screaming already the day has really begun. “Samira, finish getting ready!! We have to leave for school now!!” My mom screams at me with tears in her eyes and a bruised red face. “Bring me your backpack and grab your sister” she whispers to me, she packs away some clothes in my backpack for my sister Allissa, herself, and me.
Machiavelli, the Teacher of Reality
Throughout history there has been many great political thinkers, among the best is Machiavelli. In his work, The Prince, it is very apparent that he has a strong set of rules for leaders to follow. His ability to explain the need of war, the truth of luck vs virtue, and the good use of cruelty, the need to be liked; Machiavelli is not a teacher of evil but rather had a strong knowledge of reality.
Canada, Land of The...Not So Free.
It is no surprise we are in a global pandemic, Covid-19 has disrupted many lives and killed thousands. This disease is horrible, but what is even more horrible is the classist attacks and police state Ontario's Ford government is creating.
My holy grail
Day to day we build and change our skincare, makeup and haircare products to find ones that work for our unique skin and what is best for us based on newly found information. After many adjustments I will be showing you my favourite products I use daily, that are also quite affordable. For reference I have a dry, not very sensitive skin type along with medium curly hair. I will start at skin care products and then move to makeup products and end with hair products.
Creamy Rice Pudding
A rice pudding recipe. With the holidays coming up, what is better than a big bowl of rice pudding for you and your family. This is my families favourite and I am sure this creamy sweet dessert will be yours too.
I am proud of you
How to pick yourself up and feel your best on your worst days . You know those days where you simply have no motivation to leave your bed, but you have to, no matter how much you are dreading it you have stuff to get done? Well, you are not alone! I am going to give my tips on how to add things to your day to make the hardest days a little easier.
Some days… I wake up the feeling in my chest is heavy, I feel tired already, the power it takes to simply get out of bed is exhausting. The thought of having to leave the house and act okay is wrenching.
Small business tips
Starting a small business can seem daunting – and it kind of is. But that’s why I am going to be writing about things I wish were told to me before starting my small e-commerce business.