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Threads

What’s the big deal with Threads?

I’ve gathered that Threads is a weird combination of Twitter and Instagram. I will be deleting the app as content overlaps with Instagram.
An illustration of a wall of produce. Illustration by Sie Douglas-Fish.

Grocery savings galore

Grocery shopping is a constant in adult life and can be an overwhelming task if you’ve just moved away from home. Even if you’ve been flying solo for years, inflation…
Tips for reducing plastic waste

Solving the plastic problem: The Martlet’s practical guide to zero-waste living 

In July, the Plastic Free Foundation invites everyone to take part in Plastic Free July, a global campaign encouraging reduced plastic waste.
Japanese-inspired recipes

Three affordable Japanese-inspired dishes to beat the heat

I've fought hard to crack the code of dinners and craft some meals that are satisfying, cheap, and don't cook you in the process.
Four people at an art gallery. Photo by Angie Lu.

How to get the trip out of the group chat

When you’re a young adult, occasionally hearing the words “Hey let's go on a trip” pop out of your friends mouths is expected. With long days and light work loads,…
Patios in Victoria

The best patios in Victoria for any occasion

To make things a little less intimidating, I have carefully curated a list of patios in Victoria to go to this summer based on your plans for the night.
Illustration by Sie Douglas-Fish.

Is UVic even open?

Stepping onto campus during the summer term can be a stark contrast from the chaos of September to April. But students aren’t the only ones leaving for the summer, as…
Heat warning

Cheap ways to beat the heat 

With temperatures rising and student credit scores falling, it’s time to get creative in the way we cool ourselves This year we are going into another extremely hot summer, and…
The Kite Runner

Five books you need to read this summer

The Kite Runner tells the incredible story of an unlikely friendship between two young boys growing up in Kabul.

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