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The Introvert’s Guide to Getting Out There

I don’t think I would have ever called myself an introvert until I started college. But apparently I have introverted tendencies which, to be honest, is extremely frustrating for someone who’s usually pretty comfortable with people. Last semester was a struggle but this semester I made a goal to do more things that I’m interested in, both with other people or by myself. It’s been a little bit difficult but I can already tell you that it’s much easier than you think. So for you introverts out there, read on if you want to see some great tips and tricks to putting yourself out there. Continue Reading

10 Tips to Start the Semester Right

10 Tips to Start the Semester RightThe Spring semester has started! My first week is over but I think that all of these still apply so I’m glad to be sharing these with you guys. It’s been a month, if you can believe it, since you were last in school and that probably means you’re a little bit stressed. But that’s perfectly okay because these 10 tips are going to make sure that you have the smoothest transition into the new semester. Continue Reading

3 Things You Should Do With Your Syllabus

College has many perks that high school doesn’t have. My absolute favorite? That beautiful syllabus that a professor hands out, or puts online, that shows you the dates of every single assignment. And yet, hundreds of students make absolutely no use of this god-send. But not anymore. I’m going to tell you exactly what you should be doing with your syllabus. Continue Reading

Spring 2017 Semester Goals & January Goals

Spring 2017 Semester & January GoalsWith the new year comes a new semester which I’ve been eagerly awaiting for about a week now. I want this semester to be even better than lasts semester so I’ve created a list of all the goals I’d like to accomplish this semester. In order to achieve these goals I’ve set, I’m also going to start sharing my monthly goals with you guys so that I have some accountability and so I can track my progress towards completing these goals. So without further ado, let’s hop right on in. Continue Reading

2017 New Year’s Resolutions

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

The New Year is my absolute favorite time of the year. I love the excitement and the energy. I love it all! But my absolute favorite part of it all is making new resolutions for the new year. 2016 was the first year that I really took my resolutions seriously but I think I can push myself a little more this year. So without further ado here are my 2017 New Year’s Resolutions. Continue Reading

6 Reasons Why You Don’t Need a Meal Plan

6 Reasons Why You Don't Need a Meal PlanIt seems like a no brainer. Just one of those things that you get when you go to college. You know what I’m talking about: the meal plan. That all access pass to (I hope) delicious food at all times of the day. But here’s the thing: I’m on a meal plan and I hate it. Alright, hate might be a little strong but I definitely wish I hadn’t gotten that all access pass to the dining halls. Hopefully I can help you avoid making the same… mistake I’ve made with my 6 reasons why you shouldn’t get a meal plan. Continue Reading

6 Apps Every Collegiate Needs

6 Apps That Every Collegiate NeedsI can’t believe I’m about to say this, but we live in the digital age. *Sigh* it makes cringe so much any time I hear anyone say that. It’s true though, we do live in a time of tech. And, unfortunately, the majority of people aren’t using it efficiently – especially college students. So let me show you some of my favorite apps to make the life of a college student easier than pie. Continue Reading

7 Tips to Self-Care

7 Tips to Self-CareI slept for 8 hours on Friday night. And when I woke up, I realized that it was the first time I’ve slept that long in 3 months. In fact, it’s about 3 hours more than I’ve slept in the past 3 weeks. How does it relate to this post? Well, it jump started my thinking about how badly I’ve been treating my body. And how terribly most students treat themselves. Basically, it was the inspiration for thinking about self-care. So read on if you know you need or want to start treating yourself better. Continue Reading