Very few of us know Valentine's Day to be Hollywood's love-dunked night of chocolate kisses and puppy love. But how can we not picture a very dreamy Mr. Right with bouquet in hand, jet waiting on the tarmac? We humour ourselves with these ridiculously cliché fantasies because we...Continue reading
Dishing the Dirt
Our world is a changing place. No longer do we mindlessly bin scraps and treat the blue box as optional. Instead, we sort through our trash and categorize recyclables. We wage wars against the roommate that doesn't rinse out the milk container properly and we shake our fist at a...Continue reading
What's PurpleDirt Wearing for the Holidays?
PurpleDirt is a collective of individuals. We pride ourselves on our ability to bring novel thought and taste to the drawing board. There’s a runway, but there’s no one-way in fashion! This holiday season, the PurpleDirt team wanted to share the unique ways we wear our holiday-inspired PD gear. Meghan,...Continue reading
La República de Nicaragua
Nestled between Honduras and Costa Rica, in the heart of Central America, is the hidden joya (gem) of Nicaragua. A country of 6 million people, it is known as the land of lakes, surf, and volcanoes—A blissful southern getaway for many of us snow-buried northerners. Though development has risen in...Continue reading
The Women Behind PurpleDirt...
Helping others has always been one of my greatest passions that is why I have been involved in many volunteer activities since I was in high school. However, when I got into university, I realised there was more I could do to have a larger impact in the world....Continue reading