8 Inexpensive Holiday Gift Ideas to Stay on Budget

By: Gabrielle Muniz

As the holidays are approaching, you start to think of presents for all of the important people in your life. Since you’re not rich, debt-free, or generous enough to go bankrupt on buying gifts, it can be hard to get something special for everyone. Don’t worry! Here are some thoughtful gift ideas to keep you on budget this holiday season: Continue reading

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8 Tips for the Stressed 20-Somethings

By: Gabrielle Muniz

Being an adult sounded way cooler as a kid, right?  Now, the most exciting aspect of your day might be taking a nap or eating comfort food.  When you find that stress really takes a hold of you, there are some ways to get yourself back in a positive place again. If your problems persist and really hinder your lifestyle, definitely contact a professional. In the meantime, here are some tips to combat those ordinary stressors in your life. Continue reading

10 Tips for First Time Teachers

By: Kate Pallini

Ever since 10th grade, I’ve had my sights set on becoming an English teacher. Through the years, I’ve met people who have grown to become my closest and best friends, and many times, they were older than me and becoming teachers as well. Watching them go through education programs, student teaching, and eventually, becoming full-time teachers, there was always one warning that I’ve always been given: “Your first year will be the hardest.” No truer words have ever been spoken. My goal here is to try to give you my best tips from what I’ve learned on this crazy roller coaster ride so far!
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Playlist for a Rough day

By: Sam Miller

Whether a bad day is brought on by work, school, a relationship, or people in general, music is always there to help us feel better. The aim of this playlist is to do just that. This list contains a variety of genres and has songs that hopefully help with any kind of tough day in general.

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What’s Next? More School or Straight to a Job?

By: Kate Pallini

So you’ve graduated college, what’s next? During your senior year, you’re more likely than not to hear your fellow classmates in chats about what’s to come after graduation—whether it be beginning graduate school summer classes right away, or taking a little time off to get settled in a job first and then, considering more education later on. If you’re feeling slightly stressed because everyone around you seems to have a post-graduation plan but you, news flash, it’s absolutely okay! There is no right or wrong way to do post-grad; however, I recommend working somewhere…Those student loan bills won’t pay themselves! Continue reading

8 One Tree Hill Quotes You Can Relate to in Your 20’s

By: Sam Miller

If you’ve never watched One Tree Hill, you should go do that now. All seasons are available for streaming on Netflix. But, whether you have or haven’t, these are quotes anyone in their 20s can relate to. Your 20s are a time full of drastic change, whether it be graduating with any kind of degree, finding a career you love, starting or ending a serious relationship, getting married, or having kids. Sometimes it’s not easy just going through these changes, but these quotes are here to remind you that you are not alone, and you will make it through whatever life throws your way. Continue reading