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All I Want for Christmas is My Manic-Pixie Dream Girl?

All I Want for Christmas is My Manic-Pixie Dream Girl?

I remember after watching my first Zooey Deschanel movie, 500 Days of Summer, I became completely obsessed with becoming Zooey’s character.  That endearing, free-spirited, whimsical, Ikea-lovin’ girl is totally me and if wasting money on fringe bang haircuts and ukulele lessons will help me perfect my inner complicated feminine soul, then so be it!  Especially at...
SMH: Fighting Through Social Media

SMH: Fighting Through Social Media

Fighting with your friend is always a terrible thing to experience, but fighting in cyber space is even worse. I should know.  I recently had a fight with my friend over Facebook and it was a drama explosion of insanity! Maybe her passive-aggressive YOLO statuses she kept updating while she was spazing out on me...
The Lonely Hearts Club: Table For One?

The Lonely Hearts Club: Table For One?

Lately I’ve fallen into this little sad hole called loneliness.  Some people find this isolating world when their friends graduate from college, find jobs, become consumed with relationships, and ultimately enter the fast-pace life of “real grown-ups” and abandon their 20-something ways.  Or a breakup can also have you alone sitting at home in your...
Easy Recipes for the Starving Scholars

Easy Recipes for the Starving Scholars

With a new semester of college around the corner, I have been thinking a lot about how to start my year off with a bang. Some choose to revamp their wardrobe, while others get a new hair-do. I, on the other hand, have food on the brain. For myself, eating is not just a means...
The Bare Necessities for College

The Bare Necessities for College

School is rapidly approaching for students across the country and, if you are anything like me during my first year of college, you are probably stressing out about all the things you need for the upcoming year.  Before you sprain your wrist from too much credit card swiping action, it would be useful to know...