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Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues

Student, Writer, Journalist and Book Lover.

Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues is a Journalism student at Ryerson University and writer for online publications such a The Huffington Post, Andpop, BroadwayWorld and more
Sharing Your Birthday With Canada: Worse Than Being a Christmas

Sharing Your Birthday With Canada: Worse Than Being a Christmas Baby?

People cheer and fireworks crackle every year for a very special birthday: Mine. Oh wait, that's for Canada. Christmas babies make a strong argument for how much it sucks being cheated out of two sets of presents and a day of your own on their birthdays.But what about us Canada Day babies?
07/01/2015 08:53 EDT
I'm a Child of Divorce -- And Happy About

I'm a Child of Divorce -- And Happy About it

When my parents were together, my dad would come home, kiss my sister and me, and go to work upstairs. I used to wait all week for Sunday -- the one day we spent together as a family. But after the divorce, I could look forward to spending every moment of every second weekend with him.
03/27/2015 01:15 EDT
Why We Should Get Rid of the

Why We Should Get Rid of the "Plus-Size" Label Altogether

By separating two body types into "plus-size" and "straight size," the fashion industry is telling us that we have to either identify as the same size as the general public or not. According to retailers there is a plus-size and a straight size. Labelling sizing in this way separates us rather than unifying us. Fashion and body types are not black or white.
03/24/2015 05:25 EDT