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Mar 8, 2009Lifestyle
You Ready for Spring Break?

You Ready for Spring Break?

Ready for Spring Break? Yes, I am even talking to the 50% of you college students who are staying home...

Mar 5, 2009Beauty
Makeup 101: Makeup Cases to Travel the Nation

Makeup 101: Makeup Cases to Travel the Nation

I’ve already expressed how jealous I am of all you sunny spring-break travelers (recap: sooo jealous), but I’m going to...

Feb 28, 2009Lifestyle
Planning a Safe and Purse-Friendly European Vacation

Planning a Safe and Purse-Friendly European Vacation

Trying to plan a spring break trip to Europe that won’t leave you broke? Good luck; those things are expensive!...

Feb 23, 2009Lifestyle
Oh the People You’ll Meet: The Empathetic Activist

Oh the People You’ll Meet: The Empathetic Activist

College brings a whole lot of new experiences, new lessons and new people. But it seems that no matter what...

Feb 18, 2009Lifestyle
Do I Have “Study Abroad” Tattooed On My Forehead?

Do I Have “Study Abroad” Tattooed On My Forehead?

I’ve studied abroad.  But not really.  If you are currently studying abroad, or plan to in the future, I can...

Dec 18, 2008Lifestyle
Creative Ideas to Ring in the New Year

Creative Ideas to Ring in the New Year

You’ve already got a semester of partying under your belt by the time New Years Eve rolls around. How are...

Nov 2, 2008Love
Dating Don’t: Breaking the Bank

Dating Don’t: Breaking the Bank

I love the fantasy version of dating where everything’s shrouded in a pink mist and it rains sunshine and daisies...

Oct 25, 2008Lifestyle
The Love List: Have your Kindle and Your Spring Break Money, Too!

The Love List: Have your Kindle and Your Spring Break Money, Too!

[Welcome to the fourth edition of my Weekly Love List. A list, on all things I love. Because if I...

Jul 7, 2008Lifestyle
Candy Dish: TMI, Amy Winehouse

Candy Dish: TMI, Amy Winehouse

Dear God, I wish I didn’t see this. Can someone please get this woman into rehab? (Or my bikini waxer?)...

May 18, 2008Lifestyle
Playlist: Travel Through Your Tunes

Playlist: Travel Through Your Tunes

Part of the brilliant thing about music is its ability to transport you anywhere; the past, future, your ex-boyfriend’s bed,...

May 2, 2008Lifestyle
A Guide to Cheap Summer Travel

A Guide to Cheap Summer Travel

Planning a trip this summer? Short on cash? Here’s a quick guide to make sure you get the biggest bang...

Apr 24, 2008Lifestyle
9 Things Your Parents Would Get Pissed About If You Spent $500 On

9 Things Your Parents Would Get Pissed About If You Spent $500 On

– CollegeCandy & TuitionBids.com $500 AMEX Gift Card Giveaway! – If College Candy was to give you a $500 American...

Apr 17, 2008Lifestyle
There’s No Easy Way to Travel Writing Heaven

There’s No Easy Way to Travel Writing Heaven

I’ve been on the road in Colombia for a month now and, believe me, the thought has crossed my mind...

Apr 6, 2008Lifestyle
Travel Lesson #3: Choose Travel Companions Wisely

Travel Lesson #3: Choose Travel Companions Wisely

I’ve had my share of eccentric travel companions, but none can top my alcoholic ex-boyfriend. On our trip to Italy,...

Mar 31, 2008Lifestyle
What Brochures Don’t Tell You About Studying Abroad

What Brochures Don’t Tell You About Studying Abroad

I never studied abroad as an undergrad–the programs my school offered always seemed pointless to me. Instead of sending us...

Feb 4, 2008Lifestyle
Spring Break Planning Starts Now!

Spring Break Planning Starts Now!

Some of us might still be seeing snow outside our dorm windows, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t start getting...

Jan 22, 2008Lifestyle
Is Your Study Abroad Office Playing Dirty?

Is Your Study Abroad Office Playing Dirty?

Chances are you or someone you know has studied, or plans to study abroad. It’s a great opportunity to experience...

Nov 16, 2007Lifestyle
Alternate Forms of Thanksgiving Travel

Alternate Forms of Thanksgiving Travel

My dorm closes this Wednesday for Thanksgiving break, leaving me with a major travel dilemma. I don’t have a car...

Oct 30, 2007Lifestyle
Everyone Should Study Abroad

Everyone Should Study Abroad

I don’t have many regrets from college. I don’t regret that “B” I got in English my sophomore year because...

Oct 29, 2007Lifestyle
Take a Break By Couch Surfing on Facebook!

Take a Break By Couch Surfing on Facebook!

Sometimes I indulge in this fantasy where I drop every responsibility I have (damn you, student loans!) and run away...

Oct 9, 2007Lifestyle
Don’t Buy Another Gas Automobile.  SAVE AMERICA!

Don’t Buy Another Gas Automobile. SAVE AMERICA!

In this country we tend to take everything for granted. Blaming everyone else when something goes wrong rather than take...

Jul 4, 2007Lifestyle
Blog Reading for Voyeurs

Blog Reading for Voyeurs

I’ll admit it—I’m a voyeur. Not the stand in your bushes, peer in your window type, but the naturally curious...

May 3, 2007Lifestyle
Peace Out! I’m Taking a Year Off!

Peace Out! I’m Taking a Year Off!

Well, not really, but… I have always wondered what it would be like to put life on hold for a...