How to Have a Productive Winter Break

Well were officially almost to winter break. I get done on the 6th this year and I don’t have to be back until January 11th. So i have over a month off from school. That’s still so crazy to me. With that though, it’s important to remember that while winter break should be a break… Continue reading How to Have a Productive Winter Break

November Blogging Report

I took a break from the blog for November too focus on school. Subsequently, the blogging report reflects that. Regardless, here is my blogging report for November. Views: 404 Viewers: 264 Income: $0.00 I didn’t really post any affiliate items this month and the blog got very little traffic because I took a complete break.… Continue reading November Blogging Report

The Ultimate College Gift Guide

My gift guide last year is my most popular post to date. If you want to check it out its here. As trends and items change each year there were tons of new items to feature this year. Here's my list of Christmas gift ideas for the year. They'll be sorted by interest and price… Continue reading The Ultimate College Gift Guide

College Night Routine

I've been super busy with classes the past two weeks and haven't had the chance to write any new posts. I honestly don't really know when this one will go up but hopefully soon. Anyway, I guess I should get to the point. Here's my update college night routine for this year. If you want… Continue reading College Night Routine

10 Amazon Products for Students

Amazon is one of the leading online retailers in the world. As it continues to grow and institute new policies, one stands out most. That is amazon prime. Two day free shipping is an incredible commodity for students living in dorm without access to cars for shopping. As a student, you even get free 6… Continue reading 10 Amazon Products for Students

5 Tips for the Perfect College Schedule

Creating the perfect schedule in college can be a challenging thing to learn to do. Especially since as a freshman you get nearly no control of you schedule. You’ll like be in some 8 am classes, you’ll have awkward time gaps, you’ll have class during major meal times, it will seem a mess. But as… Continue reading 5 Tips for the Perfect College Schedule

College Study Routine

I’m writing this during week 2 of the semester (though you’re reading this on week 5) here at Ohio State. As I’m now in mostly major classes, assignments started coming in this week and we’ve stared a few of our projects for the semester. This means that I’ve already launched into my normal college study… Continue reading College Study Routine

How to Avoid the Freshman 15

As you enter college, many students lose out on the home cooking they’ve come to know. Additionally, no one is monitoring what they eat, making it much easier to eat junk food. Metabolisms also begin to slow as you age out of your teens and into your twenties. All of these combined help create the… Continue reading How to Avoid the Freshman 15

College Wardrobe Essentials

When you've never been to college before, it can be daunting to figure out what clothes you will need. While everyone has a different sense of style, here's my recommendations on the clothing items every college girl should have in their wardrobe. (disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links from which I earn a small… Continue reading College Wardrobe Essentials

Budgeting as a College Student

When it comes to handling personal finances, most college students just bumble their way along and hope for the best. But this practice is so detrimental. It's so much better to start learning how to handle your money when you're in college, often before you have too many bills to pay. Additionally, future you will… Continue reading Budgeting as a College Student

How to Make Money Shopping

When people think about saving money when shopping or sticking to a budget, they never truly think about how they can MAKE money buying their groceries. As a college student who's trying to not go broke grocery shopping, here are the tips and ways I found to not only save money on groceries but to… Continue reading How to Make Money Shopping

How To Survive 8ams in College

Oh the dreaded 8 am class, the bane of the college student's existence. Unfortunately, the likelihood that any student will make it through college without ever experiencing an 8 am is slim. While most 8 ams are taken by freshmen as they schedule last, occasionally required classes will only be offered at this time and… Continue reading How To Survive 8ams in College

5 Things Every College Freshman Should Know

Freshman year of college is arguably the hardest. You're often living somewhere new, with more independence, and taking academically rigorous courses. That being said, there's a lot of great things about starting college as well. Here's my 5 things every college freshman should know. 1. Take school seriously I know it can be hard when… Continue reading 5 Things Every College Freshman Should Know

How to Prepare for the First Day of College

Classes are about to start for the semester and for new and returning students, the day can be daunting. Here are a few tips to have a great first day. Read Your Syllabus Many classes will release the syllabus in advance of the class so that students can start finding textbooks and understand class expectations… Continue reading How to Prepare for the First Day of College

5 Tips to Start the Semester Off Right

Fall semester is about to start, and a lot of students start each semester with good intentions. Everyone wants to do well academically and have a good time doing so. Here's my top five ways to set yourself up for success this semester. 1. Get Organized One of the best ways to start out a… Continue reading 5 Tips to Start the Semester Off Right

Top 5 College Side Hustles

College can be an expensive time of life. Between tuition, books, food, Greek life, concerts, Uber's, and others the costs can start to add up. Read below for five ways to earn a little extra money in college. 1. Care.com If you have a car on campus this is the probably the easiest way to… Continue reading Top 5 College Side Hustles

7 Apps Every College Student Needs

The one thing a college kid (or really anyone nowadays) has with them at all times is their phone. Here's a few apps to help you with daily tasks and staying on top of your academics. (disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links from which I earn a small commission at no extra cost to… Continue reading 7 Apps Every College Student Needs

Complete Dorm Packing List

College starts up next month, meaning incoming freshman should probably starting buying their dorm supplies. If you're just looking for a list of the most important things (aka what to splurge on) or on what you don't need feel free to check out my earlier posts here and here. Without further ado here's the complete… Continue reading Complete Dorm Packing List

College Dorm Essentials

Dorm shopping is upon us and stores are stocked with everything you will need to go back to school. College is different to high school when it comes to supplies though, as many students will move away from home and into a dorm. While there's plenty of things you don't need for your dorm (see… Continue reading College Dorm Essentials

College Prep: Freshman Year

With July coming towards an end, August is coming up and that means heading back to school. When it comes to starting your freshman year if college, there can be a lot of uncertainty about what to expect and how to prepare. Housing Start off by thinking about your housing situation. If you're like a… Continue reading College Prep: Freshman Year

What You DON’T Need for your Dorm

With college starting up in the fall, many freshmen students are starting to shop for all their dorm stuff. If you're anything like me or my friends, you've probably scrolled through every Pinterest post you could find on what to pack for your dorm, but truth is a lot of those posts are outdated or… Continue reading What You DON’T Need for your Dorm

College Summer Savings

With summer now in full swing, many students are working their summer jobs and trying to earn a little spending money. For me personally, I work a retail job and then any side hustle I can get. Whether that's babysitting, petsitting, reselling clothes, etc. Check out my post on side hustles here. With all the… Continue reading College Summer Savings

My Favorite Podcasts and Why You Should Listen Too

Podcasts seem to be the newest and fastest growing platform right now, and it's easy to understand why. There's podcasts on every topic, meaning there's something for everyone. Here are a few of my fav podcasts. Girls On The Go by Danielle Carolan and Brooke Miccio This podcast by two of my favorite college youtubers.… Continue reading My Favorite Podcasts and Why You Should Listen Too

Every College Student Discount You’ll Ever Need

Welcome to college where everyone is busy all the time. This makes it hard to work and earn money, but even easier to spend money. It seems like everyone (or at least everyone I know) is either too busy to make themselves food and just grabs take out, or online shops away their stress. Student… Continue reading Every College Student Discount You’ll Ever Need

10 Ways To Destress In College

College is super stressful. Its just part of life. Now that were halfway through the semester, midterms and mid semester projects are due and stress is even worse. Here's ten ways that I destress and stay said during the most stressful parts of the semester. 1. Face Masks I love face masks. So much. I… Continue reading 10 Ways To Destress In College

What’s in my Pencil Case?

I've been going through a bit of a stationary phase. I got sucked into the studyblr community both on Tumblr and youtube and it kind of sent be on a spree of pen shopping. Here's what I have in my pencil case (aka the cute writing tools I recommend). Zebra Mildliners If you ever scrolled… Continue reading What’s in my Pencil Case?

College Night Routine 2018

With Ohio State making it to week six of the school year, I have finally started to cement my night routine. Between balancing massive amounts of homework for my engineering pre-reqs to trying my best to have some form of social life and stay in shape, my night routine is crucial. While my routine does… Continue reading College Night Routine 2018

Sinking Funds 101

With the new year coming soon, many people make resolutions. While these can be related to anything, it can be wise to prioritize getting a hold of your finances at this point. I do this by utilizing sinking funds. What is a Sinking Fund? Think of a sinking fund as a mini savings account. It's… Continue reading Sinking Funds 101

25 Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween less than a month out, so it's about time to start brainstorming costume ideas if you haven't yet. Halloween is a whole weekend if not two here in college. This means you end up needing multiple costumes to get you through the different events. Even if you don't go to frat parties and such,… Continue reading 25 Halloween Costume Ideas

September Blogging Report

Hi guys! Welcome to my September 2019 blogging report. Interested in how August went? Click here. I'm still a small blogger so please be mindful of that when looking at these results. Views: 1353 Viewers: 672 Most Popular Post: How to Set Goals in College This is the first month that I started using tailwind… Continue reading September Blogging Report