Labor Day means a lot of different things for people. For some, it signifies the end of the summer season. For others, it’s the ultimate acknowledgement of the American workforce. Whatever meaning it holds for you, why not enjoy the day with a treat that deserves a celebration in itself? These Patriotic Popsicles are healthy, delicious, and come as a swirled mixture of red, white, and blue.
We all know the feeling: you have somewhere to be and haven’t packed a thing. Sometimes, the problem is getting started. Get a jumpstart on packing by downloading the Ultimate Checklist app. The app is pre-loaded with packing lists for more than 50 different occasions, from beach trips to Christmas parties to packing for college. Edit, export, and add to each checklist in order to personalize it [...]
When you’re scurrying from class to a group meeting to the library, the last thing you need is your shoes tripping you up (literally). We’re here to prove that you don’t need sky-high heels in order to look fabulous. This fall, flats are stepping it up (no pun intended) and making a big statement. Find which style suits you and you’ll be ready to put your best foot forward (okay, that time [...]
You might recognize him as the host of the Food Network’s Chopped, but Ted Allen is no stranger to working the stove himself. In his new cookbook, In My Kitchen, Ted shares one-hundred of his recipes for the passionately culinary. His book is meant for people who don’t just make food in the kitchen, they thrive there.
We’ve got a sneak peek at one of the mouth-watering recipes from the co [...]
Christina Aguilera, the pop princess with the booming voice, is ready for a huge comeback this year with her new album. During the past few years, Christina went through tough times with her very public divorce and the media critiquing her personal life and physical appearance. However, Christina has moved on and recently told Access Hollywood that she is in a good place. Her new album is co [...]
The VMAs are going viral.
Since YouTube exploded into popularity back in 2006, the world of music has changed intensely. Thanks in part to artists like Justin Bieber (who as we all know, was discovered on YouTube) and Lady Gaga (who was the first performer to reach 1 billion views), social media has become a major player in determining the success of an artist. Now, more than ever, music vi [...]
With Social Media becoming an integral part of everyday life, it’s hard to find a college student who isn’t connected. While social media platforms can be used for sharing photos and communicating with friends, they can also be valuable resources when it comes to academics or job hunting. Last week we divulged our secrets for the perfect Facebook profile and this week we’re helping you twe [...]
There is nothing better than a big, fluffy, home-made golden waffle in the morning…with lots of butter and maple syrup. I wish it were “National Waffle Day” everyday because they’re simply THAT delicious! Interestingly enough, the holiday was established on August 24, 1869. The overall idea behind the holiday acknowledged the patent of the waffle iron by Cornelius Swarthout of Troy. Beca [...]
In a world where keeping up with the constantly-changing technological landscape can seem impossible, these tech-savvy colleges and universities have made extraordinary efforts to stay up to speed. We came across this article on Mashable and knew it was worth writing about. Check out some of the schools that made the list:
Georgia Tech – Georgia Tech’s College of Computing has launched a [...]
Usually, the arrival of autumn means deep burgundies, stormy navies, and rich eggplants in the nail polish department. While this rings true for Fall 2012, there will also a few other trends gracing the nails of fashionistas everywhere. Keep reading to see which polish shades and trends we’re most excited about.
Sticking with classic autumn shades is a sure way to be on trend this season and [...]