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Spring Cleaning Basics

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
Spring Cleaning Basics

Spring is approaching. Charlotte’s weather may still have a few curve balls to throw at us, but warm and sunny spring days are just around the corner. A bright 70-something day on campus is hard to beat. Nevertheless, it is important to remember the other official trademark of spring: Spring cleaning! If you are looking […]

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Your Skin Comes First

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
Your Skin Comes First

Taking care of our skin is very important. Whether it is using sunscreen every day to protect us from the sun or making sure we wash our faces the right way to prevent skin problems. I am here to give you answers to questions that I get asked all the time. Also, the advice is […]

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Mastering Mindfulness

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Mastering Mindfulness

Sometimes, it feels like you are moving in slow motion and the world whizzes by at the speed of light. We as college students sometimes get stuck in the things we do and realize that we have been on autopilot for half a day. We forget to live in the moment and have gratitude for […]

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You can work out a Healthy Lifestyle

| February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments
You can work out a Healthy Lifestyle

As a college student, finding the time to live a healthy lifestyle isn’t very easy. Going to school is a full-time job within itself and most students have a job while in school making it more difficult to accomplish goals. I am here to share an inspiring journey of a UNC Charlotte student named Monserrath […]

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Storytime: Meeting Deadlines & Dealing with Anxiety

| February 16, 2018
Storytime: Meeting Deadlines & Dealing with Anxiety

The overwhelming feeling of trying to meet deadlines, studying for tests, and completing assignments is a familiar feeling for most of us. It is extremely common to find college students in the library throughout the night and for nights on end, drowning in their studies each and every week. I honestly commend all of us […]

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Strategize with Exercise

| February 9, 2018
Strategize with Exercise

Sometimes as college students, we struggle with finding the time to balance everything we want to do in our day to day lives. We don’t always have access to the most beneficial foods, or the most convenient times to work out because as expected, most of us are broke college students. Luckily, our campus does […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

| February 9, 2018
5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

Let’s be real, we don’t need a reason to party. We’re college students, there’s pretty much an unspoken thing and it’s understood that college students are going to go out and go to parties. On the other hand, there is always that percentage of college students that legitimately don’t go out and party. It’s understandable […]

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Dear Me:

| February 8, 2018
Dear Me:

Dear me, Hey, how ya doing? Let me tell you that these past couple of years have really changed you. Not as much as you would think, but you’re still together with your boyfriend, you may have cut off all of your hair, and yes, you still love One Direction. However things have evolved into […]

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10 New Ideas for your Spring Semester

| January 26, 2018
10 New Ideas for your Spring Semester

Fall semester always goes by quick, but unfortunately spring semester takes forever to end, or so it seems and that’s mostly because we don’t get as many breaks. It’s hard to get through the spring semester without wanting to pull your hair out, so here are 10 ideas that will surely get you to May […]

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Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

Word on the street is that ‘strong is the new sexy,’ so hitting the gym regularly and keeping in check with your fitness goals is the new thing to do. However, being a full-time college student, we are forced to juggle classes, homework and for some of us, jobs, so exercising can be a hit […]

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How to feel your best

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
How to feel your best

It’s clear that today’s world is about making things happen quickly. From our Wi-Fi to the food we eat, we’re used to everything moving quickly and efficiently. With so much emphasis on things moving fast, we barely get time to think. What’s in that sandwich we got from that fast food place? What about the […]

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My boyfriend is on the opposite side of the world—Now What?

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
My boyfriend is on the opposite side of the world—Now What?

In fall of 2016 I got the amazing opportunity to study overseas in Wellington, New Zealand through a program called ISA, or International Studies Abroad. This program immersed me into a culture vastly different from my own and I developed life-long friendships. This being said, I also met a fine lad in Wellington named Jakob […]

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5 Reasons Why: You should consider a social media cleanse

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
5 Reasons Why: You should consider a social media cleanse

We’ve all heard of juice cleanses, the process of consuming fresh squeezed fruit or veggies in order to rid the body of toxins and promote a healthy lifestyle. Similar to a juice cleanse, a social media cleanse is basically the same idea but to some, may sound a lot less rewarding. Social media is the […]

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Self Help: Dealing with mental illnesses in college

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Self Help: Dealing with mental illnesses in college

We all know that college is hard. From the grades, to the social time AND trying to keep your mental and physical health up to par, it can get really difficult to maintain. There are the highs, lows, the highest of the highs and the lowest of the lows. But no matter what we do […]

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