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To the New Freshmen Girls that Don’t Drink or Have Sex

To the New Freshmen Girls that Don’t Drink or Have Sex

It’s not as bad as you think it is. It’s worse.     Maybe you’re Christian. Maybe you don’t like the taste of alcohol. Maybe your parents never let you try it out. Whatever your reason for not having sex or doing drugs in college, […]

What to Do When People are Doing Better Than You  

What to Do When People are Doing Better Than You  

It’s just that time of the year again for you: a time for self-degradation and comparisons. John just lost 10 pounds and you’re still fat. Your little sister just landed a new job while you’re still trying to find a hiring manager that will answer […]

The Many Struggles of a College Entrepreneur

The Many Struggles of a College Entrepreneur

  In short, there are no days off. Early mornings, long nights, not enough money, and lots of solitude. But it will be worth it. I’m not gonna bore you with the details, but just in case you’re new, I started this blog to help […]

10 Mother’s Day Gifts That Aren’t Lame Flowers

10 Mother’s Day Gifts That Aren’t Lame Flowers

I’m sorry, but I’ve never given my mom flowers for Mother’s Day. Because why? So they can die in a month? I never understood the gesture of giving live (or fake flowers) to women. What in the world is that supposed to do for us? Some […]

How to Not Get Consumed by Other People’s Lives on Social Media

How to Not Get Consumed by Other People’s Lives on Social Media

How to Not Get Consumed by Other People’s Lives on  Social Media Ever have lunch with someone? Ever have such an exciting talk to tell or you’re bored and want to hear about that person’s day, but they’re too busy scrolling and watching Snaps? Ever […]

5 Signs You’re Doing Too Much

5 Signs You’re Doing Too Much

  Is doing too much a bad thing? In this technological day and age where all bloggers and websites have an article on being productive, it seems the busier we are, the more successful we are. However, let’s get a few things straight. Being productive […]

Student Debt: What  NOT to do to Pay it Off

Student Debt: What  NOT to do to Pay it Off

Are you in debt? Do you have a campus job? So then that means you’ve been using your campus job to mitigate that debt, right?   Wrong? It astounds me how so many of my friends have yet to start paying off their debt. Yes, […]

Wanna Make Time for the Gym this Semester? Do These 5 Things

Wanna Make Time for the Gym this Semester? Do These 5 Things

Say “aye” if you’ve stuck with your New Year’s Resolution by working out this month. Crickets? Do I hear crickets? If you’ve yet to implement strategies to lose weight/build muscle and make time for the gym, you’re not alone. In fact, according to a StatisticsBrain.com, […]

Here’s the right way to take notes from a textbook

Here’s the right way to take notes from a textbook

Ugh, I hate how the semester is already creeping upon us. I go back on the sixth which sucks because New Years was—what, 5 days ago? That’s not enough time to recover from the fun and excitement of parties and I’m still going to be […]

5 Ways to Combat Holiday Weight Gain

5 Ways to Combat Holiday Weight Gain

It’s December! Bring on the cakes, the chocolates, the cookies, the pies, and most importantly the weight gain. That is…if you’re not proactive about it. In December, we’re welcomed to all types of comfort foods that keep us warm and full inside. And it’s for […]