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Welcome, freshmen: my tips on how to not fail at doing college

Stop buying clothes
You’re probably buying the wrong things. I spent so much money before I even stepped foot on campus, deciding what my style would be, and in actuality, I got it all wrong. 1,287 more words


Stocking a College Kitchen: My Ultimate List

Getting the keys to your first apartment is a huge milestone in the lives of college students. For some, it’s an opportunity to have complete freedom from your parents or an RA, but the thing I’m most excited about is having my own kitchen. 699 more words


July 30, 2015 | Dream Journal

I had a somewhat long dream that I remembered part of when I woke up needing to use the bathroom, I waited a moment to try to remember more before getting up to use the bathroom, but I accidentally went back to sleep without voice recording the dream and without using the bathroom; and so now I only remember a few random pieces of maybe two or more similar or connected dreams. 317 more words

Dream Journal

You Know, Your Dorm Doesn't HAVE to be a Prison.

Unless you’re a cast member on Orange is the New Black or actually in prison, you shouldn’t have to be surrounded by a bunch of gray cinder blocks. 645 more words

5 Tips For Getting Dorm Ready

Last Thursday I posted a pretty long post about how I packed for college. This week, I wanted to sum up that post and give you five tips on how to get dorm ready, including tips on how and where to shop and the best ways I’ve found to pack and get ready to move into your dorm. 877 more words


Dorm Life

Ah, home sweet dorm room.

As is the case for most universities, I was required to live in an on-campus dorm my freshman year. While it was difficult squeezing all my stuff into a shoebox (that I had to share with another person), overall my dorm experience was a good one, and I wouldn’t have chosen to live anywhere else my first year. 646 more words