Oct 2, 2010

5 Ways To Fall Back Into Your Childhood this Autumn

Finally -- summer's over! It's time for sweaters, boots, Starbucks' signature fall drinks, and for those leaves to start falling. You could spend all fall hunched over your computer working about mid-terms, or you can get in touch with your seven year old self that took time to relish the changing leaf colors, the local pumpkin patches, and of course, the cooler weather. Here are five things that you probably enjoyed during your childhood that you can still enjoy this fall.

Seven Spring Break Survival Tips

Though you anticipate your vacay being the highlight of the semester, it can be grueling to go all day, every day, and, being far from home, there's a lot that can go wrong. Nothing is suckier than getting sick in a foreign place, fighting with your tripmates, or getting into a sticky situation in an unfamiliar place. Make sure you make it back to school in one piece this spring, by taking a few simple precautions.

Feb 22, 2010

Bored To Death. Literally.

So we all know that boredom can lead to a lot of bad things: eating, online shopping, texting the ex BF and telling him that you still love him (OK, maybe that's just me). But did you know boredom can actually kill you? Yeah, that's what scientists in London are saying.

Feb 10, 2010

Web Spy: The Weather Stylist

Getting dressed in the morning is always such a hassle: finding an outfit among the array of shirts, pants, skirts, sweaters, shoes, and belts in your closet that's both stylish and weather-appropriate is both stressful and time-consuming. Usually, I spend about 10 minutes watching the weather channel with my closet doors open, hoping for inspiration, only to just throw on another tee-cardigan-jeans combination.

Feb 3, 2010

Jul 12, 2009

Overheard: Boink!

(Two girls, at a sobriety checkpoint.) Officer: Where are you girls off to? Girl 1: Nowhere. Just carrying tons of booze around in our car for no reason. Officer: That's not funny, you know. Girl 1: Sorry, Officer.

Mar 20, 2009

The CC Weekly Weigh In: Spring Is Here!

Today is the first official day of Spring, ladies! Sure, you might not feel it yet , but that is what the calendar says, so bust out the Havianas and madras and embrace the new season!

Mar 3, 2009

Why I’m Not Going On Spring Break

Unless you’re going to college in the South where the lowest temperature hovers somewhere around 50, you’ve been walking around...

Feb 7, 2009

Don’t Be Afraid to Hold Hands This Valentine’s Day!

By mid-February, the winter weather will have taken its toll on millions of hands across the country. Whether you suffer...

Jan 22, 2009

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: How to Have a Great Weekend Without Getting Frostbite

There’s something that doesn’t seem quite right about the fact that a college student is more likely to skip class...

Dec 8, 2008

How You Do: Staying Warm in the Winter

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

Dec 6, 2008

The Best and Worst Things about Winter — The California Girl Edition

I’m going to level with you, here—I go to Stanford. It’s not snowing out here. I get pretty cold at...