Dead Wild Roses: Home Decoration, Arbourist and Intransigentia style

Back in 2012, Arb and I got married, bought a house, and adopted a dog, all within the space of three months.  When we took possession of the house, there really wasn’t time to paint.  Which was a shame, because the previous owners had done the place in a very tasteful, marketable, beigey earth-tone scheme. ...

Politics, Re-Spun: Joe Fresh & Loblaws: Perpetuating the Early Marginalization of Women

Not so long ago, my friend Becca was shopping at her local Loblaws store (Real Canadian Superstore, for those of us who live in the West.) Like many people I know, Becca approves of their Joe Fresh clothing line, which offers Canadians the opportunity to buy stylish and seasonal clothing at reasonable prices. Always colourful, ...