Anyone who has been thirteen (or currently is) knows that a crisis begins around this age. Okay, well, a lot of crises, but I’m going to focus on one, because I’m not looking to write a 500 page book on the subject of early teenage crises. This crisis is one of identity. It’s that awful … Continue reading Yes, That Too.
It’s 3 AM. Again. And, shit, you have a nine AM. Also, that professor takes attendance. You have no choice. You will have to your drag your sleepy brain to class with the coffee as strong as you can possibly take it. And then after that, you can’t take a nap because you have something … Continue reading I need a Break, College Lifestyle Blogs.
To-do lists are the bane of my existence. They’re long, they’re impossible, and every time you check something off, Boom! Another item is added to the list. Sound effects aside, I never realized how To-Do lists were actually discouraging my productivity. I always figured that at least having a list of things to do would … Continue reading Are To-Do Lists Hindering your Productivity?!?
You can prepare. You can read articles about organization, you can buy healthy food, you can try all you want, but the first week of school never turns out how you want it. It’s always the same: utter insanity. It’s an avalanche of new expectations, reconnecting with old friends, establishing study habits, and trying to … Continue reading Time Management & Other Personal Failures
I was a good student in high school, and I like to think I’m one in college, too. This said, there’s some not-so-subtle differences in studying for each level. Here’s some tips I learned (mostly the hard way) during freshman year. Sleep is important. I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again. Sleep in … Continue reading Studying in College: What You Don’t Know
I wasted today. That’s right. I wasn’t productive. I watched YouTube videos instead of cleaning the bathroom, and I only left the house twice. Both of those times were a brief walk to a friend’s house to let her dog out. And that’s all I did today. I pinned my lack of motivation on my … Continue reading On Productivity
Ok friends, first of all, I want you to know it nearly 1:00 in the morning and I am just now beginning to write this post. Interesting things happen at one am. Like deep talk, weird snack cravings, and laughing at a solid brick wall for no real reason. Today, tonight, this morning, or whatever, … Continue reading The College Advice you Really Need
I was looking up ideas for a great lifestyle blog post, just to mix it up from my usual ranting. The first idea was, “What do you do to relax after a long day?” So I decided to let you guys in on a few of my relaxation secrets. Write a blog post. Self-expression is … Continue reading Relaxation Tips
College is really intimidating, and it's a huge transition. Here's a list I compiled of advice to help you out your freshman year. Study in the library If I had any advice to give to freshmen, it’s to avoid studying in your dorm or apartment. I find I’m much more motivated and efficient working on … Continue reading 11 Things I Wish I Knew My Freshman Year