Mar 11, 2013

6 Reasons Why Naps Are Better Than Kittens and Bacon

The older I get, the more I realize that I need a nap to get through the day. Luckily for me, National Napping Day is today, March 11! To celebrate this glorious day, here are 6 reasons why you should add napping to your daily regimen.

Sep 16, 2012

Apple, Bacon and Cheddar Griddlecakes [Intro to Cooking]

Food is such a central part of Southern culture, and my childhood was a reflection of that. As I have established myself in a new city, I find that most of the memories I am making now are also centered around food: trying new restaurants, introducing new ingredients into my repertoire and spending some time each week working on material for this column!

Body Blog: Research Says Skip That Turkey Sandwich

I make spectacularly healthy (or so I thought!) turkey sandwiches for lunch every day. Fresh bread, tomatoes, cheese, lettuce, turkey.... they are beautiful and healthy works of art. I'm constantly thinking of new ways to spice 'em up. Sliced avocado? Swapping out provolone for some swiss? Perhaps a few slices of green apple?

Overheard: Bad Bromance

(Two girls in the dining hall.) Girl 1: I know. I'm the best wing man ever! Girl 2: Well, who's your wing man? Girl 1: (Pointing to her breasts and shimmying) I've got two.

Nov 15, 2009

It’s World Vegetarian Day! Pass the Broccoli

I have never really liked meat. The idea of a bloody steak with neatly criss-crossed grill marks on my plate has never been appealing to me, and I have basically limited my carnivorous intake to the occasional chicken breast. My boyfriend is a vegetarian, and I can go for long stretches of time without eating any meat at all. So why am I not a vegetarian, too, already?

Oct 1, 2009

Sep 25, 2009

“Bacon is good for me!” [Video]

I’m going to level with you guys—it’s Friday. If there was ever a time to put off work by watching funny YouTube videos (or, you know, to avoid writing a real blog post by posting a funny video instead—hypothetically speaking), now is that time.

Apr 28, 2009

Candy Dish: Paris Isn’t Worried About Swine Flu

Paris Hilton knows how to protect herself. • Another reason to head to Target!Kim Kardashian goes blonde. Interesting. • Who does Simon think will win Idol? • Is LC going to be replaced on The Hills? • 10 annoying text habits.

Mar 15, 2009

Overheard: Babies and the Generation Thereof

Every week, CC and John bring you some of the weirdest, funniest, saddest things he hears on his college campus. Join the Overheard revolution!Leave your own overheard convos in the comments or send ‘em over!

Feb 5, 2009

Candy Dish: Obama Puts Wall Street In Its Place

Salary caps for everyone! Want free condoms for a year? Bruce Springsteen hates Ticketmaster charges, too! Tell us: has CollegeCandy...

Jan 29, 2009

Candy Dish: The Bacon Explosion

This looks healthy. There is going to be another Hasselbeck running around. Will Obama’s bailout plan work? The Biggest Losers...

Jul 15, 2008

Things That Seriously Disturbed Us Today

I don’t know what it is about today, but somehow we have come across some seriously gross sh*t on the...

Jul 14, 2008

Put a Little Wine in Your Dinner with Coq au Vin

Just because I don’t drink doesn’t mean I am averse to putting alcoholic substances in the foods I eat. Surely...

Jul 7, 2008

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?)...

Jun 11, 2008

Impossible Father’s Day Shopping Made Easy

I love my dad. But I hate shopping for him. He’s a fabulous man, but has picky tastes and isn’t...