Save a Life (And Save Money) By Adopting a Pet

Save a Life (And Save Money) By Adopting a Pet - My Life, I Guess

Pets are the best! Not only do they provide love, companionship and entertainment, but studies have shown that owning a pet is also good for your health and for your quality of life. They can help reduce your depression, anxiety, stress, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, ease pain, improve your mood, and can help improve children’s development and immunity.   But owning a pet can also be expensive. Especially with...

Would A Restaurant or Café Presenting as Eco-Friendly Make Me More Interested to Go There?

There’s been a lot of discussion recently about whether restaurants and cafes should be doing more to reduce their carbon footprint. It was revealed earlier in the year that just 1% of disposable coffee cups were actually recycled. The plastic waste crisis is very much real, and restaurants and cafes are starting to feel the pressure to switch to eco-friendly packaging. The question is, would a restaurant or café presenting...

Is It Offensive To Wear a Poppy After Remembrance Day?

Is It Offensive to Wear a Poppy After Remembrance Day? - My Life, I Guess

Last updated: October 2018 Yesterday, I was leaving the grocery store when I was told by the cashier to take off the poppy that was still pinned to my coat. She said that Remembrance Day was over, and that it was offensive of me to leave it on. I was taken aback by her comment and asked, “So, we’re only supposed to remember the veterans for 2 weeks a year?”...