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Aug 20, 2010

Friday Faves: Confessions of a College Cocktail Waitress

Giving up my nights out was not something I was especially prepared to do when I started scouring my college town for a job; who wants to be folding clothes amidst an asthma-inducing Abercrombie cologne cloud late into the evening when your girls are out at $1 pitcher night? Nobody.

Feb 13, 2010

One Month Challenge: Sober, Week 2

It's official: I've been 100% sober for a full two weeks! (I've even opted out of using mouthwash!) While that may not be such a big deal to some people out there (ahem, mean commenters, ahem), I am really, really proud of myself. Especially after the week I've had.

One Month Challenge: Sober, Week 1

So it's been a week since I put down the bottle of Jack. And Ketel. And Captain's. And... well, everything. At first, it was easy. After chugging rum out of a flask last Friday night and inhaling two giant slices of pizza after a few too many margaritas on Saturday night, I was more than excited to stay away from the hooch for a little while.

Confessions of a College Cocktail Waitress

Giving up my nights out was not something I was especially prepared to do when I started scouring my college town for a job; who wants to be folding clothes amidst an asthma-inducing Abercrombie cologne cloud late into the evening when your girls are out at $1 pitcher night? Nobody. That's why I became a cocktail waitress.

Money Matters: Smart Splurges in Celebration of Your Tax Refund

Overall, this is sad, but in a couple of weeks I'll be getting nearly a G in tax returns. Yeah, that's a crapload of money. But when I look back at all the hours I worked in 2008, it also makes me realize... I made jack sh*t.

Apr 22, 2009

Dec 27, 2008

Everyone’s Favorite “Get Drunk and Sing” Songs

Karaoke isn’t for everyone, and we all know that a vast majority of us should probably steer clear from public...

Nov 14, 2008

The CC Weekly Weigh In: Drinking Makes Us Wanna Sing

You know the scene: you are six drinks deep, the music is blaring and suddenly that beer bottle you are...

Oct 21, 2008

Studies Show: The iPod Will Make Us Deaf

Listen up, iPod users (while you still can). You may love listening to your music on the way to class,...

Aug 29, 2008

The CC Weekly Weigh In: Worst Party Songs

Welcome Week is coming to an end for most of you. You have spent the past 5 days unpacking boxes...

May 18, 2008

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,...

Apr 11, 2008

Return to Romance: One Man, 1,250 Miles, All in the Name of Love

Every now and then, you wander across those stories that make the tears well up in your eyes; stories about...

Mar 8, 2008

From Hookups to Relationships: Which Is Easier?

As embarrassing as this is, I must admit, that during my four years in college I, like most college students,...

Mar 6, 2008

Underrated Memories: Last Call in College

It’s always a toss-up to say what the best part of an evening out is. Pregame and preparation are always...

Jan 11, 2008

80’s Music Makes You Skinny

I don’t really exercise. Don’t care for it too much. My excuse being, I live in Manhattan and walk constantly,...