dorm life

Sep 13, 2015

You Can Now Make Campbell’s Soup With Your Keurig

The digital revolution has no limits. Now you can make Campbell’s® soups with your Keurig machine (because, obviously, the old,...

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Feb 24, 2015

The 5 Types Of Roommates You’ll Have In College

There are all kinds of roommates that bring all kinds of roommate drama - but in our experience, these five roomie types are among the most common.

Feb 11, 2015

The 7 Worst Things About Going to College Far Away from Home

There are tons of perks when it comes to moving far away for college—the adventure, the opportunity to meet people from around the country, and of course the fact that your parents can’t drive down for a “surprise” visit when you’re horrifically hung over.

Jan 8, 2015

4 Reasons Spring Semester Is Amazing

Spring semester might start out with a flurry of snowflakes and hibernating in your dorm room with Netflix, but it quickly becomes the best semester ever.

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Jan 7, 2015

Make 2015 Your Most Productive Year Yet With These Cute Planners

There's something about using a cute little book to keep track of everything; it just makes staying organized so much more fun.

Do You Live in the Most Expensive Dorm in the Country?

These are the most expensive dorm rooms in the country.

Oct 21, 2014

13 Ridiculously Cute Dorm Rooms

While you don't want your room to look like a crafting convention gone wrong, you're probably not ready to spend tons of money when you'll be moving once the year's over.

Oct 16, 2014

Your Study Soundtrack [Listen To This]

After you're done binge watching Netflix, sucking down Pumpkin Spice Lattes, and color coding everything in sight, it's time to pop on this playlist.

Oct 9, 2014

Oct 6, 2014

16 Ways To Upgrade Your Ramen

Much like the guy from last night, ramen always seems like a good idea at the time (but in reality it's disgusting).

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Sep 29, 2014

Timeline Of A Pinterest Project

Step 7: Pretend it looks like Pinterest perfection. Whatever, I can always add a filter.

Sep 21, 2014

The 18 Types Of Roommates You Will Encounter This Year

Don’t try and fight it. You are at least one of the people listed below, and so is your new roommate.

Sep 19, 2014

14 One Pot Recipes You Need To Make Immediately

When it comes to cooking, the less clean up, the more appealing a recipe is to me, because laziness is real.

Sep 16, 2014

13 Pinterest Perfect Pregame Cocktails

Here are 13 fresh + fruity cocktails that are Pinterest perfection for your next pregame.

Sep 10, 2014

18 Signs Your Roommate Is Kind Of A Jerk

Or why you shouldn't live with one million strangers in a small space.

Sep 2, 2014

Penne Alla Vodka Is The Perfect Excuse To Start Drinking

If you're somehow roped into throwing a dinner party, you need to be devious.

Aug 29, 2014

28 Signs You Live In A Party Dorm

4. There's no way the study lounge would hold up under a black light investigation.

Aug 16, 2014

Lock Up Your Ice Cream From Your Thieving Roommate

However, with this new invention, the Euphori-Lock by Ben and Jerry, that wouldn't even be a problem. It's a combination lock that goes on the top of your ice cream so that only you can get inside. I know this device looks totally lame and ridiculous but I actually think it's pretty genius

Aug 11, 2014

17 Reasons Your Roommate is Better Than A Significant Other

The best part about college? If you have the perfect roommate(s), you basically have a boyfriend, only you never have to shave.

Jul 26, 2014

10 Insider Tips from a Former RA: How to Make Life In Residence Halls Easy!

Do not draw attention to yourself. We know you drink. We all did it when we were freshmen.

Jul 15, 2014

Decorate Your Small Space With These Affordable (and Adorable!) Finds

Living in a small bedroom, apartment or dorm room can feel super boring (trust me, my dorm was the size of a closet!) sometimes. One trick to kick out the blah for good? Decorate!

Jul 14, 2014

How To Be A Clean Person: 21 Tips for Cleaning EVERYTHING

Get ready for some learning, 'cause we've got tips for everything from folding a fitted sheet to washing hairbrushes. Take notes.

May 30, 2014

16 Totally Amazing Beds That Will Make Your Dreams Come True

Why not sleep underwater or on a giant cheeseburger?

May 29, 2014

20 Rad Pillow Cases To Snuggle Up With For $20

Think of these as conversation pieces that you might actually want to talk about when people come over as opposed to, "Why are there so many dirty dishes in the sink?" or "Why don't you recycle?"

Mar 29, 2014

7 Ways to Deal With Being the Broke Kid at a Rich School

In an era of finessing and Instagram flexing, it isn’t easy to come out and say that you're having trouble making ends meet.

Mar 19, 2014

The Ten Commandments of Sharing Clothes With Your Roommate

One of the great joys of college is having a female roomie who is into a good closet swap now and then. Living with someone also presents challenges though, and borrowing clothes ranks up there with not washing your dishes and not knocking before entering the bathroom as causes for roomie drama.

Mar 13, 2014

College on Crutches. It Ain’t Easy. [CC Faves]

Editor's Note: This CC Fave is dedicated to our beloved Emerald, who recently twisted her ankle while crossing the street in NYC (but did not spill her coffee, hallelujah!). She's been home keeping her foot iced and elevated this week, and we miss her dearly. Emmy, this one's for you!

Mar 2, 2014

10 Signs You’re the Dirty Roommate

To the dirtttyyy girls – you would do more if you knew more.

Dec 31, 2013

Organize Your Closet With These 5 Expert Tips

Yesterday, we gave you 5 closet purging tips to help even the greatest of hoarders get rid of the old to make way for the new. Now that it holds only what you love, it's time to get organized. After reviewing these 5 expert tips, you'll never lose a garment in the depths of your closet again.

Nov 25, 2013

How To Host Thanksgiving On A Budget For $30

Here's how to save money and spend it wisely when you're hosting this Thanksgiving.

Nov 18, 2013

The Broke Girl’s Guide To Drinking On The Cheap

Wake up. Drank. Hit snooze. Drank. Wake up. Drank. Shower. Drank. Coffee. Drank. Being broke and having fun can feel mutually exclusive a lot of the time.

Nov 13, 2013

15 GIFs That Sum Up Your College Experience

/Dead. I was dead. By senior year I was so completely burnt out and done with the college life I was ready to throw in the towel and exchange any street cred I had acquired for a bus pass straight to adulthood.

Nov 5, 2013

Living at Home vs. Living in the Dorms Was Never Explained So Perfectly [Video]

I have just seen the funniest video comparing living in college housing and living at your parents house. For those of you who are in college, get ready for some funny fortune telling. For those of you who are living at home after college, get ready to see just how lame life has gotten.

Sep 24, 2013

How to Hook Up When You Live in a Tiny Dorm Room with Roommates

Because nothing could be more romantic than doggy style in a bunk bed.