COLLEGECANDY Writer

Kylie - Vermont

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LATEST ARTICLES WRITTEN
Jan 12, 2013

10 Things All Women Need to Know About Men

There's no way around it, ladies -- they're on this earth with us for the next million years (or at the very least, until we learn how to procreate on our own), so we might as well get with it. And since there's absolutely no escaping the crux of the male existence, there are quite a few things all women need to learn about our male counterparts.

Oct 20, 2012

4 Tips For Surviving a Weekend With Your Boyfriend’s Family

As a survivor of several family trips with my beau's immediate family, I have acquired a distinct, skillful on-the-trip training that I've coined Trip Survival Tricks. And since I'm a feminist to the max, it's time I passed on this great wealth of information to all my committed ladies.

Jul 14, 2012

An Open Letter to My Summer Fling

The summer only lasts 3 months long, and that's just about as long as we're going to last. Don't be sad, it's okay. Let's just accept it. And move forward.

Jul 12, 2012

I’m 5 Pounds Thinner! Kylie’s Special K Challenge

Woo hoo, y'all! I am five pounds thinner just in time for the wedding I'll be walking in this weekend!

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Jul 4, 2012

Three Down, Three to Go! Kylie’s Special K Challenge

Three-quarters of the way there! And I seriously could not feel any better about myself and my hard work.

Kylie’s Special K Challenge: One Pound Down!

Remember how I said that beginnings are really hard?

Jun 30, 2012

CollegeCandy’s Kylie McConville Does the Special K Challenge!

Let me just start off by saying that I'm not usually one for fad diets, but I'm going to be in a wedding soon, and I just can't seem to kick start my workout routine.

Jun 27, 2012

Using Tumblr: The Idiot’s Guide

In a maze of Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, Stumble, the weary brethren (myself, included) struggled to understand the meaning of the seventh creation. Tumblr? A place to.... tumble? An ode to the gymnasts? A home for floor routine inspired decor?

Apr 28, 2012

Mar 31, 2012

10 Mistakes You’re Making at the Gym

Like most people, I have a love/hate relationship with the gym. In fact, our flame is so hot and cold that I sometimes I stare at the door the entire time I'm working out, counting down the minutes 'til it's time to leave. There are, of course, other days where I am so excited to go to the gym its like okay, who put the steroids in my coffee?

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Feb 26, 2012

Nine Scary Behaviors to Avoid in Relationships

Two weeks ago, I heard another tragic tale of a girl I know punching her boyfriend. A year before that, the same thing happened. Call me crazy, but this type of behavior, in my book, is never okay. And I’m speaking to both sexes here.

Feb 15, 2012

Ladies, Quit Cryin’ Over Spilled Milk!

Whatever's plaguing you, I've got some centuries old advice to share: Quit crying over spilled milk! And, as luck would have it, today is National Spilled Milk day...the perfect time to get over all the little things! Ladies, take back your tears! Here are the top 12 things you should stop crying over...

Jan 13, 2012

Everything You’ll Need for The Hunger Games Premiere

I am still rooting for [removed by editor] and the hope that by some weird force of futuristic nature he will come running back to Katniss, [removed by editor] will reappear unharmed and [removed by editor] will go back to burying his never-ending pain in the bottle.

Jan 6, 2012

10 Delicious New Ways to Eat Oreos

There's nothing quite like chowing down on comfort foods once the weather gets icy. Mac and cheese, chicken pot pie, hearty homemade soups...those are the foods dreams are made of. And to round out your fine dining experience, why not indulge in a dessert featuring your favorite cookie, the Oreo.

Jan 1, 2012

Places I Would Rather Be Hungover [Photos]

Between alternating TV time with computer time, I'm lost in thought thinking about all the beautiful, comfy locations I'd rather be. Get ready to cry your eyes out with both joy and [hangover] pain at all the places I would accept as my Hangover Paradise. If only I could stand up long enough without wanting to puke so I could get there...

Dec 31, 2011

Your Last Minute New Year’s Eve Checklist

Before you head out on NYE with your besties, your most sequined dress, heels and all the worst intentions, do like mom said and make sure you have everything you need before you walk out the door.

Dec 29, 2011

Get to Know the REAL Anna Wintour

For what feels like centuries, the world has listened when Anna Wintour has spoken. We've held their breath when Anna Wintour breathes. Anna Wintour's interns have run in front of moving traffic so they can escape the line at Starbucks and order her venti-sugar-free-non-fat-soy double-pump almond half-pump mocha no whip latte in only 53 seconds.

Dec 29, 2011

What I Mean When I Say “You Look Fat in That”

So what happens when you don't look good in the shirt you've been dying to try on or the jeans I know you've been killing myself trying to squeeze into? Haven't you ever wondered what I mean when I cringe and tell you 'uh, that top makes you look fat?' Even if you might not wonder, I know plenty of girls that do, so we went and figured out how to talk to girls!

Dec 27, 2011

CC Shoutout: 3 Reasons Why You Should Ask a Roommate

My freshman year I couldn't stand my roommate. After three-month old Indian food and dried puke on her bedspread, I spent the entire year living out of a friends room. Rarely did I ask for advice. I just felt like there was no hope. Lucky for you, we run a weekly web series, hosted by the fabulous Marysa, that addresses common roommate problems (submitted by YOU!).