2011 November - page 6
Nov 14, 2011Lifestyle
Your Front Row Seats to a Real Quidditch Game

Your Front Row Seats to a Real Quidditch Game

On Sunday, I was a part of something truly magical: Quidditch on the Quad. Yes, you read that correctly. My university and place of employment put on the second annual Quidditch on the Quad tournament. I am fortunate to work for Creative Campus, an organization so innovative and awesome that it turns our campus into Hogwarts.

Nov 14, 2011Entertainment
CollegeCandy’s Exclusive Interview with Iliza Shlesinger

CollegeCandy’s Exclusive Interview with Iliza Shlesinger

Recently, we got the chance to interview Iliza Shlesinger, the first funny-gal to walk away with the Last Comic Standing title. After walking home a winner, we followed her comic genius on her personal twitter, @iliza. But now, she plays the bad guy on the hot new dating show, Excused.

Nov 14, 2011Entertainment
Candy Dish: Repeat Offender

Candy Dish: Repeat Offender

•Dear Kat von D, are you really surprised Jesse James cheated? •Pamela Anderson as the Virgin Mary?  Oh Canada •Refresh your brain during a long day •Our favorite vampire love stories •Is Brad Pitt done with acting? •The best and the worst at the Hollywood Style Awards

Nov 14, 2011Entertainment
10 Celebrities We Want to Take on a Date

10 Celebrities We Want to Take on a Date

If you're like me and you thought you couldn't love Justin Timberlake anymore, brace yourselves. Over the weekend this cutie kept his promise and attended the Marine Corps Ball in Richmond, Va. with Cpl. Kelsey De Santis. Is Britney Spears kicking herself or what?

Nov 14, 2011Style
Rent the Runway Look of the Week: Thanksgiving Festivities

Rent the Runway Look of the Week: Thanksgiving Festivities

This night is always bound to be one of the craziest of the year, even though everyone swears this time will be different, it never is. Sometimes kids do the high school thang, (throwing a house party) but in case you go the bar, I have picked the perfect Thanksgiving dress for you from Rent The Runway.

Nov 14, 2011Style
Versatile Style: Topshop Knitted Aran Cable Jumper

Versatile Style: Topshop Knitted Aran Cable Jumper

I don't know about you, but lately, I've been swamped with assignments and midterms. Every single time I put one textbook down, I have to pick another one up. Many people, myself included, like to study in a super comfy outfit. For some that means sweats and hoodies, but me, I love a good, bulky sweater.

Nov 14, 2011Body
Candy Dish: Healthy Candy

Candy Dish: Healthy Candy

• Is your prescription drug going to kill you?

14 low-cal cocktails that won't break your diet rules

• Why women that squat a lot have the best butts

• The best hairstyle inspirations for girls to try

Yoga poses that every woman should do • 8 texting mistakes men make when it comes to the first date • 16 tasty soups to try this winter

Nov 14, 2011Love
Dude’s List: 11 Ways He Says “I Love You”

Dude’s List: 11 Ways He Says “I Love You”

Why can’t more guys just say it and mean it and it be done with? That’s another Dude’s List for another time. Today, I want to let you in on some of the ways he can say “I love you” without actually having to say, well, you know…

Nov 14, 2011Body
Introducing The (Delicious) 100-Calorie Dinner

Introducing The (Delicious) 100-Calorie Dinner

Introducing one of my absolute favorite foods - spaghetti squash. Now, this gourd was introduced to me about a year ago, but I never actually bought into it. I thought it was just another one of those healthy food items that tasted really bland and would just be a phase. Boy, was I wrong!

Nov 14, 2011Lifestyle
Reasons I’m Pumped For Thanksgiving

Reasons I’m Pumped For Thanksgiving

Time to break out those stretchy pants! Thanksgiving will be here before you know it, and I can't tell you how excited I am. I love holidays in general, but I really love a holiday that allows me to eat my weight in stuffing

Nov 14, 2011Entertainment
Candy Dish: Ironic Mustaches for All!

Candy Dish: Ironic Mustaches for All!

•Happy Movember, y'all! •Daniel Radcliffe's favorite Harry Potter movieOscar Hosts over the years •Dealing with cold soresWe see London, we see France... •More women are seeing sex as a chore

Nov 14, 2011Entertainment
Watch the New Hunger Games Trailer!

Watch the New Hunger Games Trailer!

If you, like us, have been waiting on the edge of your seat for this moment to come, well, why are you even reading this? We've got the trailer for you right here, so go watch!! And then, obvi, let us know what you think in the comments. We need to discuss!

Nov 14, 2011Lifestyle
The Weekly Ten: My Christmas List

The Weekly Ten: My Christmas List

I am fully aware that Christmas isn't for another 4,394,668 seconds, but since every other store in the world is getting ready I figured I should start to compile my wish list. You know, in case anyone wants to buy me something other than socks. Grandma, I'm looking at you!

Nov 14, 2011Style
Win a Pair of Havaianas! [Giveaway]

Win a Pair of Havaianas! [Giveaway]

When you think Havaianas, you think flip flops and summer and frozen margs right? Wrong. Havaianas has expanded their brand and is now making super cool and super comfortable closed-toe shoes. They're the perfect thing to throw on when you're in a rush to class, when you're going out shopping and when you have five minutes to make it to the dining hall before it closes.

Nov 13, 2011Entertainment
Meet The Muppets Before The Movie Premieres

Meet The Muppets Before The Movie Premieres

I cannot express how excited I am for the new Muppet movie coming out on November 23rd. What's even more exciting is that Jason Segel co-wrote it and is starring along side our favorite furry characters.

Nov 13, 2011
Build An All-In-One Theme Party Kit

Build An All-In-One Theme Party Kit

As a college newbie, it’s easy to get overly excited by the big world of themed parties. Although theme parties are supposed to be fun, they can get very stressful when you “have nothing to wear.” Instead of blowing money fast on expensive Legs Avenue costumes, there are specific items of clothing that can be tailored to any theme.

Nov 13, 2011Entertainment
Sundays Are For Procrastinating: Harry Potter Spoof Videos

Sundays Are For Procrastinating: Harry Potter Spoof Videos

On Friday, Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 was released on DVD and Potter fans freaked. It's the end! No more magical releases, which is really depressing. I don't know about y'all but I'm pretty obsessed with Harry Potter, and I can't believe that this is the last movie.

Nov 13, 2011Love
Beware the Yo-Yo Dater: A Personal Account

Beware the Yo-Yo Dater: A Personal Account

I wanted to believe that I was enough to keep him from going back to her — I wanted to win him over. I’m not a flirty person, and I’d only ever kissed one other boy. Effectively, I suspected that anything that happened would mean more to me than to him.

Nov 13, 2011Style
Tweet to Win A Pureology Prize Pack [Giveaway]

Tweet to Win A Pureology Prize Pack [Giveaway]

If you're anything like me (or a hair commercial voiceover) you know that winter means dry, brittle hair. Your once gorgeous locks are now frail and weak and almost to the point of embarrassing.

Nov 13, 2011Entertainment
Gaga’s Workshop at Barneys Opens in 8 Days!

Gaga’s Workshop at Barneys Opens in 8 Days!

Lady Gaga has closed down the fifth floor of the Barneys New York Men’s Shop on Madison Avenue and, in EIGHT days, those doors will reopen to Gaga’s Workshop. She’s reported to sell “jewelry made entirely of rock candy; lipsticks in special Gaga red or pink hues; lip-shaped, hand-painted dark chocolate, and a Rubik’s Cube.”

Nov 13, 2011Style
CC Beauty Live: The Top Bun

CC Beauty Live: The Top Bun

You've seen this trend all over the red carpet on Kate Bosworth, Lauren Conrad, Kirsten Dunst, and more. The top bun is everywhere. It's a bit more high fashion than the typical ballerina bun, although the idea is pretty much the same.

Nov 13, 2011Lifestyle
Watch What You Tweet

Watch What You Tweet

The internet has been flooded with news and speculation surrounding the Penn State scandal. Everyone is talking about it, even celebrities. In case you missed it, Ashton Kutcher had a serious foot-in-mouth situation when he tweeted, “How do you fire Jo Pa? #insult #noclass as a hawkeye fan I find it in poor taste."

Nov 12, 2011Lifestyle
One Month Challenge: No Meat, No Dairy, No Problem, Week Two

One Month Challenge: No Meat, No Dairy, No Problem, Week Two

On Tuesday my manager brought in pints of Ben & Jerry’s, just for fun. Really? Like, REALLY? Just rub it in a bit more that I, the biggest ice cream lover of all time, can’t dig in to free Ben & Jerry’s (mint chocolate chip, no less). But I was actually able to stay focused and keep my eye on the prize.

Nov 12, 2011Love
My Online Dating Horror Story

My Online Dating Horror Story

At the ripe-old age of 20, I can honestly and truthfully and shamefully say that I have never had a...

Nov 12, 2011Entertainment
Donald Glover is a FANatic! Facebook Photos Revealed!

Donald Glover is a FANatic! Facebook Photos Revealed!

While we were Facebook stalking, we thought we’d share a few photos that showed us just how important Glover’s fans are to him, proving to us once again that not all celebrities are sucky and self-absorbed!

Nov 12, 2011Entertainment
Porn Star Slammed for Reading to Elementary School Children

Porn Star Slammed for Reading to Elementary School Children

If you’re thinking about entering the porn industry, you probably won’t be able to read children’s books to elementary school kids afterwards. Maybe it’s because you’ll stimulate too many of their senses with all your clothes on, or because you’ll somehow send subliminal messages and slip in sexual innuendos while reciting Dr. Seuss rhymes. Sorry, but after a career like that, you’re simply…unfit for this kind of thing.

Nov 12, 2011Entertainment
Saturday Flashback: Our Favorite Childhood Toys

Saturday Flashback: Our Favorite Childhood Toys

Whenever I babysit, I can't help but be surprised by what kids play with these days. They have so many Hannah Montana dolls, Angry Birds figurines, and other "so-right-now" toys that I don't even recognize. So many of toys from when we were young would be completely unidentifiable to kids these days.

Nov 12, 2011Style
What to Wear to Class When It’s Cold Out

What to Wear to Class When It’s Cold Out

A while back, we featured a CollegeFashion post on the three outfits to wear to class that were easy to throw on, but still looked put-together. Now that the weather has changed and winter is basically here, it’s time to retire the shorts and sundresses and embrace cold weather fashion.

Nov 11, 2011Lifestyle
10 Delicious Recipes Sure to Impress at Your Thanksgiving Potluck

10 Delicious Recipes Sure to Impress at Your Thanksgiving Potluck

Check out these recipes if you want to dazzle and impress. There's something for everyone: healthy, savory, veggie-friendly, completely decadent. Whip out that apron and chef's hat and stir up some Thanksgiving spirit!

Nov 11, 2011Entertainment
Candy Dish: What If!

Candy Dish: What If!

Famous roles that were originally tied to other actors •We may not be K-Stew fans...but this definitely looks like the better Snow WhiteKris Humphries lawyers up for his divorce •Get to know our new favorite hot Brit, Henry CavillNew celeb bffle alert: Tavi and Hailee Sittenfield •Most memorable Hollywood gender benders

Nov 11, 2011Love
Single Girl Society: Don’t Beat Yourself Up Over A One-Night Stand

Single Girl Society: Don’t Beat Yourself Up Over A One-Night Stand

Whether it’s a guy you know, or a total stranger in True Religion jeans, the awkwardness of the morning after a one-night does not discriminate. Do yourself a favor and get out of there fast. However, while you attempt your hasty escape, make it a point to keep your cool, i.e.: don’t frantically tear through his room to find your keys (or underwear).

Nov 11, 2011Lifestyle
#LadiesWeWantAnswers Questions Answered Here

#LadiesWeWantAnswers Questions Answered Here

So today in the Twitterverse, the topic #LadiesWeWantAnswers started trending. We would hope that when asking ladies questions, they would have some kind of substance. Oh how we were mistaken.

Nov 11, 2011Style
Budget Stylista: The Little Black Dress

Budget Stylista: The Little Black Dress

The LBD is essential to any wardrobe, even if fashion isn't your favorite pass time. Slimming, chic, and eternally in style; the little black dress is perfect for every body type. Wear a LBD to turn heads, to look chic, or just polished in class. This must have can come cheap, in fact for under $30!