Alicia Haque

Freelance Writer & Copy Editor

Location icon Canada

Freelance writer and copy editor with over two years of experience and an undergraduate degree in LLB Law with French.

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Vancity Buzz
03/19/2015
The Sparkle Project - an inspirational handbook for young girls

Every young girl has aspirations and visions for the future. Unfortunately, there are many roadblocks that often prevent them from pursuing their dreams, like low self-esteem, lack of role models and financial barriers. Kristal Barrett-Stuart wants to change that and put the 'Sparkle' back into these young girls' lives.

Ketoship
03/24/2015
Ketogenic Carb Cycling: The Ultimate Guide

Whether you're looking to lose fat or gain muscle, the Cyclical Ketogenic Diet (CKD) is a great dietary strategy that maximizes fat loss, builds muscle and pushes your body into a fat burning state. Carb cycling limits the number of carbohydrates in order to reach ketosis on low-carb days and replenish depleted glycogen stores on high-carb...

Go.Live.Explore
03/14/2015
Healthy Granola Bars - Go.Live.Explore

I created this recipe on a bit of a whim after a long Skype call with one of my oldest friends. She mentioned that she loves indulging in coffee shop granola bars however hates all the added hidden sugars and ingredients that go into it.

604 Now
04/02/2015
What Coal Harbour Looked Like 120 Years Ago - 604 Now

For us, Coal Harbour is Vancouver's upmarket waterfront community home to glass-front condos, sweeping views of the North Shore's snow-capped mountains and Canada Place. However, Coal Harbour has a long history stretching back to the 1800s, and was once a booming industrial area.

TravelGumbo
Why you should visit Borneo

by Borneo is a magnificent island full of life and wilderness, and is home to some of the most endangered animals in the world. Located off the eastern coast of Malaysia, Borneo combines modernism and forward thinking along with adventure and exciting ambiguity.

Go.Live.Explore
03/11/2015
Why I Choose To Eat Healthy - Go.Live.Explore

So you may be wondering what's sparked all of these healthy recipes recently. If you take a quick look at my blog homepage it's fairly obvious that i've become a little (a lot!) obsessed with food blogging, but there are many reasons why I choose to eat healthy and why I want to share this with the world.

Go.Live.Explore
12/16/2014
Kep, the true coastal gem of Cambodia

If you're looking for fine cuisine, tranquility and simple yet subtle beauty, this little town is Cambodia's best Kep't secret. Located along Cambodia's famous southern coast, Kep was once a town reserved only for the rich during the country's golden days.

Go.Live.Explore
02/11/2015
Get Back Into Fitness in 4 Simple Steps - Go.Live.Explore

Unlike planned holidays, workout breaks can often last much longer than you anticipated. I know well and truly what this feels like, as my 6-times a week workout habit quickly whittled away to just 1 makeshift session a week whenever I could handle the heat or wherever I could find the space.

The Tab Sheffield
02/28/2014
Budget Style Picks: Fashion meets Fitness

The hottest high-street workout gear to take you from lecture theatre to body blitz for under £15. It's time to ditch those ancient trackies, see-through leggings and sorrowful sports bras and head down to Primark to transform your workout wardrobe.

Go.Live.Explore
12/13/2014
Phu Quoc island; Vietnam's real beach paradise...?

Phu Quoc is a beautiful island that flanks the southern coast of Vietnam. Renowned for its beautiful beaches and good travel links, Phu Quoc is a haven for holidaymakers and backpackers who seek Vietnamese cuisine, white sand beaches and the enviable island lifestyle.

Go.Live.Explore
01/02/2015
How to stay healthy whilst backpacking

In the land of 10p beers, bargain street food and countless beach parties, it's easy for your intentions to stay healthy to take a back seat. When you're embracing new cultures, indulging in delicious local gastronomy and living life without a routine, you may think it's impossible to get fit or at least stay healthy whilst backpacking.

The Tab Sheffield
03/18/2014
SU: Style Finder

This week's most stylish students caught on camera. We hit the concourse to spot the University's most fashionable students. Fur coats, Chelsea boots and Vintage finds dominate this week's style, and I think it's safe to say that Sheffield students are pretty on trend.

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