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Balancing mindfulness and technology

Balancing mindfulness and technology: The key to enhanced lecture learning

In this fast-paced digital age, university students are juggling the demands of their studies with the constant buzz of technology.
Gulf Islands

A true islander’s guide to the Gulf Islands

Hand over some cash to BC Ferries because it’s time to explore the wondrous world of the Gulf Islands.
Sombrio Beach, photo by Anna Alva.

Five spots to explore this Labour Day weekend

As Labour Day long weekend approaches, it’s a great time to get outside and enjoy the weather! Here are five fun excursions to take near
Victoria Markets

A guide to farmers markets in Greater Victoria

Here in Victoria, we are spoiled for choice when it comes to colourful, aromatic, and lively farmers markets.
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,…

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