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8 Tips for Having Your Car at College

This post is sponsored by Jiffy Lube because they’re committed to helping drivers prepare for the road ahead so they can Leave Worry Behind® this back to school season. However, all opinions and ideas are 100% my own and I’m committed to only bringing y’all posts that I truly believe in. As a college student…

What to Carry in Your College Backpack

What to Carry In Your College Backpack

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may earn some money if you click on one. Click here to read the full disclaimer. College is coming up so soon, so I thought I’d take y’all on a little tour through my college backpack. If you’re an incoming freshman, hopefully this will give you…

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What I Learned from Eating Vegan for One Month

Two days after I returned from my meat-and-cheese-filled trip to Mexico, I quit eating animal products. The timing was perfect, and I was ready for a fresh start. While I had always had an inkling towards a vegan lifestyle, a few documentaries really convinced me to finally make the jump. While some people recommend slowly…

My Month in Mexico: a photo series

So as some of you may already know, I recently got the opportunity to travel to Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico for a study abroad trip. It was an amazing trip that changed my life. Story posts, tip posts, and location posts are soon to come, but I thought I would share with you all…

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9 Reasons to Shop at Collegiate Soul

After the ladies at Collegiate Soul sent me a super cute, custom choker for free, I absolutely fell in love. They totally have me hooked, and they know I’m going to have to shop their again. Read on to find out why I love Collegiate Soul so much! Their jewelry is so super cute. We…

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10 Reasons You Have to Drink Alcohol in College

It’s full of empty calories. It’s not like at college we’re all struggling with our weight and making healthy food choices already. Why not add calories that have zero nutritional value into your diet? “Pack on the pounds!” –me at parties. There’s more than 150 calories in a beer, 64 in a single shot of…

Video Chat Date Ideas

My boyfriend and I had only been together for five months before I went to Europe for two months and then college right after. All we had to stay connected was video chat! Hands down, our love language is quality time. This can seem nearly impossible when you’re halfway around the world or even just…