School Health

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 […]

What You Don’t Need on Your College School Supplies List

What You Don’t Need on Your College School Supplies List

Summertime is almost over. Man, oh man. It feels as if every year, summer gets shorter and shorter. But as much as I love sleeping in and getting yelled at by parents, it’s time to move out. And move into the school supply aisles at Walmart […]

Why Don’t You Ask Questions in Class?

Why Don’t You Ask Questions in Class?

It sincerely bothers me when people’s grades are suffering and they’re doing nothing about it. They know they’re underperforming in class. Every test is another opportunity to get an even lower test grade, another day to watch that D move to the borders between the […]

The Real World: Where Passion Comes Before Leadership

The Real World: Where Passion Comes Before Leadership

Sometimes I hate the way school works. There’s such a huge emphasis on leadership. Get a leadership position in your club. Put it on your resume; people will hire you. I just think it’s a load of crud. I think school is the only realm […]

How to Give the Best Presentation in Class

How to Give the Best Presentation in Class

Egad, it’s presentation day. Uptight ties, flashcards, sweat, nerves, anxiety…and then there’s you. You are laid back like a recliner chair. You are as cool as a cucumber. Why? Because you came here! Oh, but what does Blossom the Creativist know about giving the best […]

Why Daily Routines are a Must and a Bust

Why Daily Routines are a Must and a Bust

Americans, let’s be real with each other: we waste a lot of time. All that time you spent watching foolish prank videos (that are almost always not real) on Youtube, turning yourself into a dog on Snapchat, or nonsensically gliding down selfies, selfies, and more […]

What to Do When Teachers Waste Your Time

What to Do When Teachers Waste Your Time

No matter what college you go to, what state you’re in, how much money you’re spending, how much you’re going to be in debt, one thing will always be clear: you are going to take gen eds. You may have it good. You may have […]

8 Reasons People Don’t Like College

8 Reasons People Don’t Like College

My views on college have drastically changed now that I’m here. They say ignorance is bliss, and they couldn’t be anywhere closer to the truth. College has taught me many things, from how to argue, to reasons people would rather drop out. And here are the top […]

7 Mistakes Students Make in Class

7 Mistakes Students Make in Class

Sometimes I walk in class and just look around and instantly know who’s gonna pass and who’s gonna be struggling. You got people with their heads down, people on their phones sitting in the front of the class, people not even in class when, after 4 […]

5 Things I Learned My First Semester in College

5 Things I Learned My First Semester in College

It’s the end of the year. Leaves are falling, temperature is falling, but nothing is falling faster than grades and motivation. My first semester in college is almost over. Thankfully, I’m still motivated enough to continue pursuing what I love–blogging. And my grades are at […]