New Girl Christmas Episodes, Ranked

By: Sam Miller

If you’re not obsessed with New Girl and all the hilarity that is the loft, you’re doing it wrong. If you are, you know that they’re Christmas episodes are lit like a Christmas tree (or menorah, for all you Schmidts out there). Throughout the six seasons they’ve had so far, there have been four episodes that revolve around the holidays. They’re all available on Netflix, so feel free to eat them up like a plate of cookies left out for Santa. Here they are, ranked: Continue reading


Book Review: Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline

By: Kaycee Grancher

Grad school is finally over for me and that means time to read all the fun books! I have a list of over 200 books on my “to be read” list, so I was pretty excited to start in on Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline. I’ve read a few of Scottoline’s mysteries in the past, and they’re always quick, entertaining reads when I’m needing a break from authors like Faulkner. The book is 432 pages and took me three days to read, so if you’re wanting something quick, keep one of Scottoline’s books in mind. Continue reading

Top Five Movie Recommendations

By: Sam Miller

I am frequently reminded, whether it is by my boyfriend, my sister, or my brother, that I have been movie-deprived. I have not seen a decent amount of notoriously classic films, so if one of your all-time favorite movies that’s on everyone’s list isn’t on this one, please do not be offended. This is not your average movie list. These are my top five movie recommendations (in no particular order). Continue reading

Playlist to Start the Day

By: Sam Miller

We’re not all morning people. Sometimes, it’s helpful to have a little pick-me-up that makes the morning routine a little easier. I’m not talking about a cup of coffee straight out of bed – but if that’s your thing, you do you. The right kind of playlist can actually help you add a little pep in your step, au naturale. Here’s a list of 8 songs that will get you pumped up for the rest of your day. Continue reading