I sometimes wonder whether things are truly OK to eat after they've been left out on the counter or in the back of my freezer for 6 months. Here's the deal on how long you can leave stuff out, when leftovers need to go, and what "expiration date" or "best by" really translate to. Seriously important stuff! No one wants to get sick right before Spring Break (yuck!). See the full (downloadable) list [...]
The greatest and most hyped up week of the spring semester is soon approaching. That’s right, spring break is right around the corner! Everyone has his or her own stories of beach days and endless nights. However, safety should always be a top priority. Whether you are road tripping to Panama City Beach or cruising to the Bahamas, keep these 5 tips in mind!
1. On the road…
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We've all been there... the awkward moment when you say to your friend, "I saw the most hilarious thing online yesterday! Hold on, I'll show you!" You search for what feel like forever for the video of Grumpy Cat doing the Harlem Shake, at which point it's really not as funny anymore. Pocket, an iOS and Android app, allows you to save online articles, videos, and more to any device to which you [...]
Do you find yourself dreaming about homemade cakes? Are you drooling over the thought of your mother's baking? #Collegeproblems! This sweet recipe for microwaveable cake mugs, submitted by Sydnesaurus to CollegeFed, is guaranteed to make all your cake mug dreams come true. Yes, I said cake mugs. Minimum effort + a microwave = #collegesolutions.
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We're continuing our Made in the USA series with Mad Gab's Wildly Natural Lip Gloss this week. The most interesting part about this installment is that the company's back story is just as intriguing as its shimmery lip treatments. What began as a DIY experiment bloomed into an unbelievable mixture of talent and products. Mad Gab's main focus now is creating and marketing all-natural products tha [...]
Not all summer jobs are created equal! Singing for tips at the local ice cream shop may be an easy way to put money in your pocket this summer, but if you want to delve into a new experience or just do something different, you may want to check out some of your more exotic options. It's still early in the game, but many internship programs expect their applications to be completed by March. Get an [...]
Valentine's Day - it usually means chocolate and flowers for your loved ones. But what about showing you care to the people who need it most? The University of North Carolina Wilmington campus's Staff Assembly is hosting the "Have a Heart" Food Drive which aims to do exactly that. They are asking all those interested to fill a brown paper bag with non-perishable food items, which will be donated t [...]