packing - page 2

Jul 28, 2009

5 Things I’ve Learned During My First Week Alone

I will admit it, I know nothing about moving, especially to a city. I've lived the last 18 years of my life in a small town in Northern Ontario, where my parents took care of my every need. I was happy, I was comfortable, and best of all, I knew my way around. The only time I had ever moved was when I was 2 years old, when we moved across the street (really)...

Apr 27, 2009

Pack it Up, We’re Movin’ Out!

College pet peeve #582. We are required to move out of the dorms 24 hours after our last final. Theoretically, you should be spending your last week or two studying. Not packing.

Mar 8, 2009

You Ready for Spring Break?

Ready for Spring Break? Yes, I am even talking to the 50% of you college students who are staying home...

Must-Haves for a Rockin’ Spring Break

Spring Break is fast approaching and for all of you Spring Break newbies, you might be wondering what to bring. Whether you and your pals are driving out to the local beach for a couple days or flying out to the Bahamas, here's a few tips on what you should be packing.

Mar 8, 2009

What to Leave Behind When You Take Off for Spring Break

With the economy suffering, a lot of airlines have slashed their baggage allowances.  This season, more than ever, it’s important...

Mar 2, 2009

How You Do: Planning a Trip

[I used to think I knew everything…until I found myself stranded in the middle of adulthood with no map and...

Nov 3, 2008

Aug 14, 2008

Moving Woes and How to Deal

Moving, the actual process, is a less-than-awesome experience, the necessary evil to get your entire life from point A to...

Aug 12, 2008

What Do I Bring?! A Guide On How To Pack For Your Freshman Year

I woke up the other day and realized, “I’m moving into my dorm room in a week.” Although an exciting...

Apr 25, 2008

Attacking the Monster of Moving Day Madness (Day 0)

After weeks of anxious waiting and post office stalking I finally got the letter…the LARGE envelope letter — you all...

Aug 11, 2007

Disclaimer: What Not to Do in College

Last summer, I found myself packing up my life (have you ever noticed that your life seems extremely pathetic when...

Jun 14, 2007

Moving Woes Solved — A Lifesaving Website!

Every morning I wake up to the Daily Candy newsletter in my inbox. Usually I quickly scan through whatever new...

May 24, 2007

Don’t Know What To Do With All Your Stuff?

Moving SUCKS. In any capacity, really — from apartment to apartment, dorm room to home room, home room to dorm...