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Feb 4, 2015Lifestyle
Avoid Making The 5 Worst Post-Grad Work Mistakes

Avoid Making The 5 Worst Post-Grad Work Mistakes

Leaving college and entering the real world is scary.

Jan 22, 2015Entertainment
The Definitive Guide To Dressing Like A Middle School Emo Kid

The Definitive Guide To Dressing Like A Middle School Emo Kid

Oh, middle school — how I definitely do not miss those days. The mean girls, the urge to fit in,...

Jan 20, 2015Lifestyle
Why Sorority Recruitment Isn’t As Controversial As People Think

Why Sorority Recruitment Isn’t As Controversial As People Think

Both rush and networking can be kind of the worst, but it's what they lead to that matters.

Dec 11, 2014Lifestyle
How To Be Confident In 7 Easy Steps

How To Be Confident In 7 Easy Steps

Every confident girl eats, drinks, and talks about kale.

Dec 6, 2014Lifestyle
7 Phrases You Should Ban From Your Vocabulary Before Graduation

7 Phrases You Should Ban From Your Vocabulary Before Graduation

2. "NCMO" In college it means: Non-committal make out. Post-grad it means: The same thing, but kind of sad.

Dec 5, 2014Entertainment
Queso, Duck Face, & Man Crush Added To The Dictionary

Queso, Duck Face, & Man Crush Added To The Dictionary

I can't help but wonder if someday we're going to communicate exclusively in emojis, with no words necessary.

Dec 5, 2014Entertainment
Fear Eating Alone? An Enormous Stuffed Animal Can Join You

Fear Eating Alone? An Enormous Stuffed Animal Can Join You

A large stuffed animal sitting with you would draw more attention to you, not less. It's the proverbial elephant in the room, only it's more of a hippopotamus.

Dec 4, 2014Lifestyle
10 Things Girls Need to Stop Doing Now

10 Things Girls Need to Stop Doing Now

Save yourself -- if you check a few of these off, let’s practice putting them to an end now.

Nov 12, 2014Lifestyle
15 Things That Were Only Acceptable in the 90s

15 Things That Were Only Acceptable in the 90s

5. The fact that a wooden popsicle stick was the host of a TV show.

Nov 4, 2014Entertainment
Leslie Knope Will Be Disappointed If You Don’t Vote Today

Leslie Knope Will Be Disappointed If You Don’t Vote Today

You could skip voting this year, but is it worth disappointing Leslie Knope?

Sep 29, 2014Lifestyle
What Your Starbucks Order Says About You

What Your Starbucks Order Says About You

Whether you go to Starbucks to pick up a Venti Americano or a Salted Caramel Mocha, your Starbucks order says a LOT about who you are as a person.

Sep 26, 2014Love
What To Know About Dating A Younger Guy

What To Know About Dating A Younger Guy

I’m not one to bow to peer pressure or encourage you should always look at the odds. I am, however, the kind of person who thinks you should gather as much information as possible before making a major decision.

Sep 19, 2014Lifestyle
Live A Little, Wild Child [Twenty-Something Rules]

Live A Little, Wild Child [Twenty-Something Rules]

In New York, I decided I hate materialistic people, people in general (most of the time), staying out too late, spending $20 to get into a club, the hierarchy of Le Bain on a Saturday night, how frumpy/clumsy NYC makes me feel and how I feel constantly overwhelmed and on sensory-overload.

Sep 18, 2014Lifestyle
The 21 Unspoken Commandments of Instagram

The 21 Unspoken Commandments of Instagram

Instagtram needs rules. Because some people are just ruining it for everybody else. Don't want to be one of those people? Just follow these commandments.

Sep 18, 2014Style
12 Signs You’re An Online Shopaholic

12 Signs You’re An Online Shopaholic

My name is J and I’m an online shopaholic. I love the mall. Actually no, I love shopping. I...

Sep 18, 2014Lifestyle
You’re Not a Real Lit Major Unless You’ve Heard These 10 Things

You’re Not a Real Lit Major Unless You’ve Heard These 10 Things

In this economy, with this job market, and with the rise of TV over books, people have a hard time understanding why anyone would possibly invest in an English degree...on purpose.

Aug 25, 2014Lifestyle
33 Signs You’re A Flawless Bad B*tch

33 Signs You’re A Flawless Bad B*tch

Are you a good bitch or a bad bitch? Just kidding, there’s only one kind of bitch to be: a bad bitch.

Aug 22, 2014Lifestyle
Embrace The Mess You Are [Twenty-Something Rules]

Embrace The Mess You Are [Twenty-Something Rules]

I had an interesting week. AKA, I cried into a Strawberry Shortcake Popsicle in the broad daylight of my apartment on a weekday. It’s whatever.

Aug 15, 2014Lifestyle
Approach Adulthood with a Childhood Twist [Twenty-Something Rules]

Approach Adulthood with a Childhood Twist [Twenty-Something Rules]

Funny story: Last weekend, my best girlfriend, boyfriend and his best guy friend decided it would be a SUPER cool idea to break into a pool. Like my public apartment outdoor pool that locks at 9:30pm.

Aug 8, 2014Lifestyle
13 Rookie Mistakes That All Women Make

13 Rookie Mistakes That All Women Make

As the years go by, there are lessons you learn and things you perfect when it comes to being a woman. Problem is those lessons never stick, and you spend a good portion of your life relearning them.

Aug 7, 2014Lifestyle
What Your Favorite Ice Cream Says About You

What Your Favorite Ice Cream Says About You

Whether you prefer chocolate or vanilla, your favorite ice cream says a LOT about who you truly are.

Aug 1, 2014Lifestyle
Pick Your Personal Battles [Twenty-Something Rules]

Pick Your Personal Battles [Twenty-Something Rules]

I am willing to bet $100 you are actively worrying about something right now. And I will bet $100 more dollars what you’re worrying about is not worth it.

Jul 25, 2014Lifestyle
And Just Like That, You’re Almost Thirty! [Twenty-Something Rules]

And Just Like That, You’re Almost Thirty! [Twenty-Something Rules]

When I was in fifth grade, I thought 27 was ANCIENT. When I was with my boyfriend’s little cousin the other week, she said 27 was old; her teacher is 27.

Jul 18, 2014Lifestyle
Things That Matter, Things That Don’t [Twenty-Something Rules]

Things That Matter, Things That Don’t [Twenty-Something Rules]

I was listening to Pandora on a long walk yesterday and a Rascal Flatts song came on called 'Things That Matter, Things That Don’t.' Despite its in-depth cheesiness and the fact I was getting my period that day, it rang so true in my mind. Let’s reflect.

Jul 11, 2014Lifestyle
Let Loose But Keep Your Legs Closed [Twenty-Something Rules]

Let Loose But Keep Your Legs Closed [Twenty-Something Rules]

These rules this week are coming to you fondly from two girls after a few glasses of wine, a long day at work, and in the small, messy kitchen of my apartment.

Jun 27, 2014Lifestyle
Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride [Twenty-Something Rules]

Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride [Twenty-Something Rules]

Travel is the only thing you purchase that makes you richer in the end. Travel makes you appreciate home and it’s one of the only times in life where the term “get lost” makes you feel an adventurous comfort.

Jun 20, 2014Lifestyle
Do What You Can, Leave the Rest [Twenty-Something Rules]

Do What You Can, Leave the Rest [Twenty-Something Rules]

It’s physically impossible to be everyone’s therapist and saint. I’m not going to make everyone feel like a the Beyonce-rule-the-world all the time.

Jun 17, 2014Lifestyle
What Your Summer Cocktail Says About You

What Your Summer Cocktail Says About You

Some of you might be saying, "Balderdash!" To which I would say, "Hells bells, Trudy!"

Jun 13, 2014Lifestyle
Dream Big and Forever [Twenty-Something Rules]

Dream Big and Forever [Twenty-Something Rules]

My life dream is (and has been forever) to write a novel and track my book tour on Instagram. It hasn’t happened yet and it seems far away, like a little teeny pin of light in a very long tunnel….but it still seems so accessible.

Jun 10, 2014Lifestyle
You’re Not a Real CBU Student Unless You’ve Done These 11 Things

You’re Not a Real CBU Student Unless You’ve Done These 11 Things

Yes, CBU is a religious school, but not just any religious school.

Jun 6, 2014Lifestyle
Life is All About Balance [Twenty-Something Rules]

Life is All About Balance [Twenty-Something Rules]

You have to find time to do the things that take a little time (run errands) AND the things that come effortlessly (five episodes of Parks and Rec in one sitting).

May 31, 2014Lifestyle
10 Of Our Favorite Children’s Books, Since We’re Getting Old and Decrepit

10 Of Our Favorite Children’s Books, Since We’re Getting Old and Decrepit

I don’t know about y’all, but “Reading Rainbow” set the precedent for my love of literature early on.

May 30, 2014Lifestyle
Anyone Else Stressed Out? [Twenty-Something Rules]

Anyone Else Stressed Out? [Twenty-Something Rules]

It’s easy for us during this time in our lives to become epically stressed out. But somehow, you have to let it go like a distant fart in the night. Just let it fade away.

May 22, 2014Lifestyle
The Difference Between The Group Hang And The One-On-One Hang

The Difference Between The Group Hang And The One-On-One Hang

The group hang and the one-and-one hang are vastly different human interactions. Your preference of the two probably says a lot about you.