Putting Pain in Perspective

This will be a short post. But I just have something I thought I would share. We all experience hardships in our lives, we all have tough days, especially this year. The thing that makes it a bit more difficult is the fact that we feel guilty about having a bad experience, when other people…

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Pick on someone your own size! Buy right and cruelty free!

Something I have wanted to write about for a few years now, but haven’t gotten around to, is animal testing on cosmetics. Now, when you hear the phrase animal testing, you think, a product that is tested on animals right? They took blush and put it on a bunny? That’s only a small part of…

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Woman Fitness and weight training : keeping in check with Laraleigh and Nik!

Today I want to talk a bit about fitness, more specifically, weight training. It is something that is still perceived as male dominated. Times are a´changing and we need to open up the conversation. The main goal of this interview for me is to focus on a lot of female-specific questions.The reason for this is…

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Veganism; the Im’poo’sible Standard.

Today I want to talk a little about veganism, what I have learned from it, what it means to me, and how it has affected my life. First off, I am not a vegan, I have mentioned this before, but I would like to mention it again. Strictly speaking, I am an Ovo-Lacto-pescetarian. I eat…

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Getting spiritual and visiting temples in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

While working on the cruise ship, I had the privilege to get off for a few hours and go on a tour through this coastal town, and to two incredible temples.  I would like to share a little history of Sri Lanka with you. I learned all this on the tour. These guides are incredible.…

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The adventures of a black Cat: A place to call home

Hey everyone, I would like to share the story of how this kitten stumbled into our life. Honestly I would have never thought that I would have a cat in my home but having always loved and appreciated their company my search would come to a halt one night while I was at work. So…

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Laidback and lending a hand at Dogtown ZA

So today I want to talk about a matter that´s very close to my heart; dogs. I´ve had pets since I was a child, cat, dogs, guinea pigs, rabbits, birds, fish, even snakes.  I can’t imagine my life without an animal companion.  As much of an animal lover as I am, dogs will always have…

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