How I Juggle Having 4 Jobs as a Full Time College Student

Hey yall! I don’t know of many college students who don’t have jobs. A lot of us do simply because we are broke but try to live the lives of a not financially struggling 20-something year old. With that being said many of our time management skills are still being developed, seeing we are fresh…

Monthly Rewind | August 2017

Okay so here’s the breakdown. This is the series where I rewind and reflect on the month that just passed to recognize the good, the bad, and the things I should be thankful for! Here’s to another month! _____ August Wow, I feel like I’ve moved 24954930x this Summer and school year in general. It…

Surviving Your College Lecture Hall: Before, During, + After

Hey yall! One thing I had to get used to when I came to college was the differences between high school class rooms and their size vs. college lecture halls and their size. It was a little intimidating the first time I walked into a 200-person lecture hall. I felt so small in there. I…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Dorm Room Living

Hey yall! Dorm room living is upon us. Ahh, I remember those days like it was last year. Oh wait, because it was last year. I am still bitter about OSU’s 2 year live on requirement. But, whatever! This year I am in a house off campus with 4 of my friends as roommates and…

Your Guide to College Textbook Shopping + Studying

Hey yall! Questions I get a lot are ‘when should I get my textbooks?’, ‘where should I buy my textbooks?’ and ‘how do I study out of a textbook?’. These are questions almost every freshman messages me for answers on. I have answered them so many times individually that I thought they’ve earned their own…

The Best & the Worst Parts About College

Hey yall! Before you get to college I’m sure all you think about is how awesome college is going to be, right? I know I did. But college isn’t all great. Let me tell you why… The Best: You have so much more freedom in college to live your life, relax, have fun with friends,…

7 Things You Should Know How to do Before Getting to College

Hey yall! College is approaching fast, and I mean FAST! It’s time for a quick reality check and a friendly reminder that you will be leaving the nest in a short 2 months and there are some things you should know how to do before you leave. Laundry You will be doing laundry more than…

What NOT to Bring to College

Hey yall! We all know you want to bring your entire life with you to college. Everyone does. Some people actually do it and their roommate hates them because they’ve cluttered up the room + taken their space. Don’t be that person. There are some things you SHOULDN’T bring with you to college to either…

65 Things They Don’t Tell You at College Orientation

Hey yall! College orientation is fun and all but they definitely blur the truth about college. I’m here to fill you in on all the things your orientation peer leader will not tell you at college orientation.   Be involved, but not TOO involved. Don’t spread yourself too thin. All the ‘FREE‘ stuff they tell…

8 Ways to Make Your Summers in College More Fun

Hey yall! I don’t know about you but I have been down in the dumps lately thinking about how much Summers have changed since I was in middle school, high school, and now college. I used to be able to actually enjoy my summers without a care in the world. Now they are filled with…