Review: TikTok Emily Mariko Salmon Bowl

If you’re on TikTok, chances are the “Emily Mariko salmon rice bowl” has been dominating your FYP for almost a month now. If not, here’s a recap of the recipe that has taken TikTok by storm. 29-year-old Emily Mariko is known for posting videos of her daily life, most notably her healthy recipes. She recently rose to TikTok fame after debuting a surprisingly simple recipe … Continue reading Review: TikTok Emily Mariko Salmon Bowl

Emily Mariko: The “It Girl” Factor

The name ‘Emily Mariko’ should not be unfamiliar to anyone who has been on their phone in the past week. If it is, she created the salmon rice bowl that everyone is making. Ring a bell?  The 29-year-old breakout star seems to have everything going for her. Her usual content consists of waking up for an early morning workout, preparing an amazing meal immediately after … Continue reading Emily Mariko: The “It Girl” Factor

TikTok and The FYP: The Toxic Diet Culture Taking Over Teenage Lives

*DISCLAIMER: This article talks about concepts regarding eating habits and eating disorders. I am also writing as a student, not a certified dietitian or nutritionist.* Much of society has become familiarized with the new social media app TikTok, which allows creators to post short video clips of their daily lives, funny moments, news, or other random content. The app is quite unique in comparison to … Continue reading TikTok and The FYP: The Toxic Diet Culture Taking Over Teenage Lives

Cancel Culture: Spreading Accountability or Hate?

Cancel culture is the mass practice of withdrawing support or attacking public figures that have committed an offensive act.  This phenomenon has been taking over multiple social media platforms, exposing influencers and celebrities for their dark pasts and mistakes. Specifically, cancel culture has completely altered the presence of influencers on apps like TikTok, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter. At the mention of cancel culture, most Gen … Continue reading Cancel Culture: Spreading Accountability or Hate?