Your University Has History: University of Denver’s Woodstock West

On the first of May 1970, the country was in an uproar. Within a couple days, it seemed chaos had spread across America. President Nixon had announced that the country was to invade Cambodia after fifteen years spent in Vietnam. Bobby Seale, a Black Panther, had been sentenced to four years in prison on account…

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5 Easy Sustainable Swaps

Anything you need for your home or everyday life can be made sustainably. It doesn’t always have to be the more expensive version at boutique sustainable brands, either. Eco-friendly options are sold at most stores nowadays for so many products. The problem is that we resort to buying what we know instead of trying something…

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Little Stories About Words You’ve Never Heard

Below are five words that are tied to emotions everyone feels but can’t explain. For each one, I’ve written short stories to give you an idea what each emotion may feel like and to share in a fun experience. Often times we are so caught up in our daily activities and to-do lists that we…

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5 Phone Habits That Will Improve Your Productivity

The average American spends three hours a day on their phone. That’s a lot of time dedicated to staring at a little screen – and not getting much done! I don’t know about you but that actually sounds about right to me. I can easily spend almost three hours a day on my phone, on…

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Why I Spent My 21st Birthday Sober

I know what you’re thinking: ugh, what a drag! Who would ever spend their 21st birthday sober without at least one drink? This girl 😉 Actually, this post isn’t about me dedicating the rest of my life to sobriety. Nor it is to say that I haven’t had my fair share of very – not…

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The Easiest Ways to Stop Anxiety and Start Living!

I’m going to be real with you. The fact is that almost everyone in the world has some form of anxiety. However, some people do have it worse than others–speaking from personal experience. Anxiety is when we become nervous or uneasy about a certain upcoming event or situation. Sometimes, it’s feeling unsettled without knowing the…

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All About Me

Hi everyone! I’m Kassidy Gamble, a freelance writer dedicated to sharing my experience of how to live a holistic and environmentally conscious life. Since I was little, writing stories about my adventures under the sea, writing has been my favorite form of creativity and self-expression. Having grown up in Orange County, California, the ocean was…

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What Our Top Food Industries Don’t Want You to Know About Chocolate

Okay, we talked about coffee. Now let’s have a quick chat about chocolate! Real talk: most cheap chocolate = some form of injustice. Child labor and terrible working conditions are some of the very real and very awful issues regarding cacao production. “Once those masses of beans are blended together and additional ingredients are added,…

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6 Tips for Making Your Morning Coffee Sustainable

Are you a coffee lover? I am too! But there are some things we should be thinking about when it comes to coffee… Try to remember these things next time you’re about to buy coffee: Buy fair-trade. Fair-trade coffee is more likely going to ensure that coffee producers are getting their fair share in profit…

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