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9 College Life Hacks

My first two years in college have taught me many new things about how to organize my student lifestyle. Here are nine tips and tricks I picked up along the way or wish I...

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What To Do When Your Car Overheats

  Sssssss. Ssssssssss. Sssssssssssssssssssssssssssss. If you’ve ever had a car that overheated, you know what this sound means. This past week, I was leaving campus when my car decided to betray me. I say...

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Update: Surviving Summer Courses

A couple of weeks ago, I blogged about tips to survive summer courses. Now, most of the first summer semester has passed and I’ve had the opportunity to put those tips into practice. The following...

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Are You Normal?

As the mother of a neuro-diverse child and as, myself, an individual on the weird side, I like to say that normal is nothing more than a setting on your dryer. What about you?...

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Handling the Unexpected

I am a nemophilist. Being a West Texas transplant, the forest still calls to me. I love getting to visit my woods of pine and had the opportunity to recently. I took my daughter...

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Avoiding Summer Hazards

For college students, summer can be a welcome break, a chance to reconnect with family and friends, celebrate a successful school year, pick up a fun job for some extra cash. There are Memorial...