philosophy

Sep 10, 2010

Friday Faves: Major In the Man-Hunt

Your cell phone alarm is going off in your ear to the tune off She Bangs by Ricky Martin, inducing the hangover you worked so hard for last night (note to self: change to something MJ immediately). Your body pillow is the most obliging (and loyal) bed partner you’ve had in months, and the monsoon outside is actually starting to lull you back to sleep.

Dec 15, 2009

8 Under $20: Sephora

So if you're like me, part of the fun of being a girl is getting all beautified and purtied up. I mean, beyond the fun that is playing with makeup, what's the point of putting together a cute outfit if your skin looks dry, your hair looks flat and you smell like a thrift store?

Sep 23, 2009

Happy National Chocolate Day! Let’s Indulge

Today is National Chocolate Day. Yes, there is actually a day dedicated to chocolate and all it's creamy, heavenly glory. And that is about as exciting as waking up on Christmas morning (yes, my parents still sign the gifts “Love, Santa.” Don’t judge).

Major In The Man-Hunt: The Perfect Classes To Find Your Perfect Man

Your cell phone alarm is going off in your ear to the tune off She Bangs by Ricky Martin, inducing the hangover you worked so hard for last night. Your body pillow is the most obliging (and loyal) bed partner you’ve had in months, and the monsoon outside is actually starting to lull you back to sleep. So what’s going to keep you from repeatedly hitting the snooze button and failing out of school?

Sep 20, 2009

Shop Cheap (and Cute) Online!

Just because our economy is in the crapper doesn't mean your style should be. In fact, one of the best things to come from our current economic....er....challenges is that great discount stores popping up all over the web. We've featured a few on CollegeCandy before, but we have a whole new batch of great online shops to pick up the hottest looks at some seriously discounted prices.

All Made Up: Real Life Skin Care

Let’s talk about skin care. Go into any beauty retailer, find a sales person and ask them to recommend a skin care regimen. Then duck, because you are about to get hit with an avalanche of products your skin “needs.” They’re going to try to sell you a makeup remover, a cleanser, a scrub, a toner, a serum, a moisturizer, a spot treatment...

Feb 13, 2009

The CC Weekly Weigh In: We’re In Love

You don’t have to have a Valentine to celebrate on February 14th. The holiday is all about love, be that...

Dec 18, 2008

The Perfect Holiday Gifts for Mom and Dad

Remember the days that you could glue pasta onto a piece of paper and call it a Christmas present for...

Dec 10, 2008

Candy Dish: Jack Bauer Gets a Star

Is it just me, or is Jack Bauer hotter than Keifer Sutherland? Is sex better with a condom? The perfect...

Dec 7, 2008

Top 5 Things You MUST Do In College Pt. 5: Write For The School Paper…At Least Once

[The following is the final installment of a five-part series I’m calling “The Top 5 Things You MUST Do In...

Dec 6, 2008

All Made Up: Gift Giving – Recession Style

It’s the Holidays! Time for giving fabulous gifts to everyone in your life. But, crap, we’re in a recession and...

Nov 23, 2008

Discover The Best Of Fashion And Photography With Flickrista!

I had a philosophy professor once tell me that the greatest thinkers were the synthesizers, the ones who took two...

Jul 22, 2008

Grad School: Is It For You?–Choosing a Program

Last week, I wrote about choosing a school. This week, I get a little more specific: choosing a program. This...