Preparing For Your New Roommate

Many high school seniors are finalizing their college decisions and getting their living arrangements settled. College comes with many ups and downs. Sometimes your new roommate will cause ups, downs, or both! Living with a new person or a stranger is not always easy but we have some tricks to keeping the peace in the dorm room.

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July everyone!  I hope you guys are enjoying the long weekend, grilling out, popping off fireworks and buying new furniture (apparently that’s…

Happy Paul Bunyan Day!

Today is a great day, and I’ll tell you why. It’s Paul Bunyan Day! If you reach back to the far recesses of you brain, right next to Pecos Bill and John Henry, you’ll find Paul Bunyan and his big blue ox Babe! I’ll help you dust off the cobwebs because the tall tale is pretty fun and slightly inappropriate for kids.

Moving Back In With Your Parents

Moving back in with your parents sucks. After moving into my freshman dorm and gaining a new found sense of freedom, I took a blood oath to never move back home. When I moved back home to start my job search, my best friends still had leases throughout the summer; meaning that I would be forced to live with my parents for two months. If you find yourself in a similar situation this summer or next semester, here are a few tips in order to peacefully coexist with your parental unit:

Social Media 101

Almost everyone in America is active on some sort of social media site these day, whether it’s updating statuses on Facebook, following celebrities on Twitter,…