Kassandra - SUNY Geneseo

Articles Written
Sep 9, 2011

The Best Home Remedies for Cramps

Cramps suck. There's no other way to put it. It just sucks. You can't move, you can't do anything productive, and you can't focus on anything except the crushing pain coming from your abdomen...and maybe your relentless craving for pretzels and frosting. Thankfully, though, there are some cheap and easy at-home remedies you can use to make those 4-7 days less excruciating.

Aug 20, 2011

8 Ways to Stay in the CollegeCandy Loop!

Are you like, totally obsessed with us? (Sorry, do we sound cocky?) Did you know that there are 8 ways to stay in touch with us?! EIGHT. If you're obsessed with the latest trends in fashion, relationships, and everything college-related, then here are 8 ways to stock up on CollegeCandy! But in all seriousness...we're not responsible if you overdose on us. If that's even possible.

May 12, 2011

5 Bloggers Changing the Face of Fashion

This is no longer a world of fashion designers and magazine editors. With the growth of the Internet and free blogging platforms, girls and boys from all corners of the globe are becoming fashion icons. Sure, Coco Chanel and Marc Jacobs and Betsey Johnson still make any fashion-savvy individual swoon, but this is a world of bloggers now.

TV is Ending. Prepare Yourself

The end of spring semester means a few glorious things: spring weather (and the boys running shirtless that comes with it), porch cocktails and, duh, the end of school. But it also means a few not so glorious things: review sessions, study sessions, cram sessions, and the end of our favorite prime time TV shows.

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Online Shopping

If you're like me, there's something mystifying and alluring about online shopping. Not only do you get to stay in your pjs (or, uh, undies), but you can visit multiple stores with just a few clicks of the mouse. And you don't have to wait in long lines. Or blow a full day's worth of calories on a Cinnabon that you can't deny after you smell it's cinnamony goodness from 6 stores away.

Quick and Easy Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

In honor of Earth Day, we recently held a contest asking you, our earth friendly readers, to share your tips for going green. We were shocked by all the amazing ideas you ladies shared with us so we thought we'd reduce, reuse and recycle them into a handy list for everyone to use.

Apr 23, 2011

Moment of Truth: Best Friend or Boyfriend?

I never thought I'd have to choose between my best friend and my boyfriend. Never. I'm not even sure how I get into the situation in the first place. When I first met my boyfriend during class, I immediately wanted my best friend to meet him. You know how it is. You want your girl's seal of approval!

Apr 22, 2011

Earth Day Special: Kamik Recyclable Rain Boots! [GIVEAWAY!]

Nothing brightens up an ugly rainy day like bold, colorful rain boots. Especially on those icky, brooding, stormy days where going to class seems like a life or death decision. That's where Kamik comes in!

Apr 22, 2011

How To Make Your Good Friday Great!

Today is Good Friday, which for many Christians means the a day to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. But that doesn't mean the holiday is only for practicing Christians. Nope. Whether you're celebrating the holiday for religious reasons or not, it's a great reminder to turn your Good Friday into a GREAT FRIDAY.

Apr 21, 2011

What Is Your College Campus Doing to Reduce its Carbon Footprint?

Between the electricity, food, water, and everything else college students use and toss, colleges waste a lot. Just think of all the lights that are constantly on in every building or the cafeteria food that doesn't get eaten at the end of the day. There are so many wasted resources on college campuses and until recently, that was just the name of the game.

Apr 15, 2011

10 Awesome Things to Blow Your Tax Refund On

It's everyone's favorite time of year. That magical time of year when the government gives you back your money! It almost makes having a job worth it. While some of you may feel inclined to stash that money in a savings account somewhere, others of you may be jonesing to spend it all. So why be responsible all the time? We're showing you the ten best ways to splurge.

Apr 14, 2011

Prom Dresses To Avoid For Now And Forever

Prom is one of the most important events of a girl's life (second only to the day you get your first period, losing your virginity and turning 21). You have to find a great limo, a fun after-prom place, and, of course, the perfect dress. Oh yeah, and a date. Whatevs.

Apr 13, 2011

Reality Check: Barbie Body

I'm pretty sure all of us have had at least one Barbie doll in our lives. In fact, I'm pretty sure some of us had an entire Barbie army. She was just too gorgeous with that luxurious blonde hair, that elaborate wardrobe that fit her body to a tee, those feet that fit perfectly into even the highest of high heels.