Now I know the title may be deceiving because you wouldn’t normally think of finals week with positivity, but I wanted to change that. Nobody enjoys finals week, but there are ways to get through it without ripping your hair out. And seeing as finals week is creeping up on us in just a few … More Surviving Finals Week..
I’m sure I speak for everyone when I say that we have all endured a breakup that has left us heart broken at one point or another in our lives. Trust me, I know how tragic and devastating it can be. It’s hard to be happy and look on the bright side. But since this … More Breaking Up: From a negative to a positive
As I was reading a classmates blog, it sparked a thought in my head about something a therapist once told me – “I” statements. Often times when we are angry with someone, or they are upset with us, things are not communicated properly and ultimately it results in an even bigger argument or fight. In … More “I” Statements.
As a senior, graduation is quickly approaching and the feeling is bittersweet. Some of us already have been accepted into masters programs, or have been hired for a new job; but then there are others (like myself) who are still figuring life out. Some of us are moving back to mom and dad’s, and still … More Graduation Blues
Anxiety is like the monster under your bed when you were a little kid. Your parents always told you that it was just in your head and that you had nothing to worry about, but you were still scared. Now I’m 22 and that “monster” is anxiety, and everyone tells me it’s all in my … More Anxiety.
If you’re a student at Suny Fredonia (or even if you’re not), you know just how popular Starbucks is. Students, and individuals from all over, wait in that never ending line for the delicious Frappuccinos, warm hot chocolate, and caffeinated joes. But as delicious as the drinks are, are you really doing yourself a favor … More Keep Calm & Starbucks On?
To say that college is stressful would be a massive understatement. As college kids, we’re busy, we’re tired, we’re hungry, and we’re poor; but we’re too busy to sleep and we’re too poor to eat (well). So what happens to us? Stress. Stress is our body’s way of reacting to all the demands life throws … More Don’t worry about a thing, ’cause every little thing is gonna be all right
The dreaded Fredonia Plague. Also, less dramatically known as the common cold. Either way, no body wants to catch it. My managers, my professors, and now finally I have caught it. So as I sit here sniffling, I thought I would share some of my favorite tips and tricks to help you stay positive and … More The Fredonia Plaque
As a college student I’ve learned you need to make sacrifices, and it goes as follows: social life, good grades, enough sleep – you can only pick 2. Unless you can function on 4 hours of sleep, then it is impossible to find the perfect balance. I, myself, need at least 8 hours of sleep … More Sleep… best friend or biggest foe?
Deciding on a blog title is hard, especially when you’re not a blogger. Or at least I wasn’t until now. I pondered for weeks what my blog should be about. Do I write about something that others want to read? Do I write about things that interest myself? Or do I do the obvious and write about … More The Beginning