Declaring a major can be an overwhelming and stressful time during your college career - especially if you're a picky person. Luckily, many schools don't even let you declare a major until your sophomore year - when you've had a full year of college experience under your belt. During that time, it's important to take classes and figure out what you love...and what you don't love. If you're sti [...]
We are firm believers in starting your day off right. What better way to do so than with a delicious, nutritious breakfast?! We're back with our second installment of #DormDudeFood with MasterChef veteran and culinary extraordinaire, Dan Churchill. This time, we're bringing you what Dan calls a "Gorgeous Green Breaky" made with free range eggs - get ready!
1/2 onion, sliced
It’s crunch time. You’re studying, you’re packing, you’re saying goodbyes to friends and professors, and...oh yeah, you’re STRESSED! The last thing you want to worry about is what you’ll be eating while you knock everything off your list. Well, we’ve got you covered with the ultimate study snacks list, with not only tasty options, but healthy brain foods that are easy to take on-the- [...]
Without a doubt, choosing outfits in college can be a difficult task for any girl. Not only do we struggle with the seemingly endless combinations of clothing, but we have the chore of finding something that’s clean, fits, is weather & occasion appropriate. The one thing that may have saved me from being a complete shut-in when dealing with this serious first-world-problem was simply:
Whether you are headed to college for the first time or you’re moving back in for your senior year, there are certain items that need to make the trip with you no matter what – and then there are items that aren't 'vital' but will certainly make your year go a lot more smoothly. If you are the type of person to always forget something important, bring too much, or have a meltdown because you [...]
Spring is finally here and you know what that means - our favorite fruits are in season! Instead of just snacking on plain old pieces of fruit, try out one (or four) of these fabulous twists on your old favorites.
1 cup sliced fresh strawberries
1 teaspoon sugar
½ cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt
¼ cup granola
1. Combine strawberries and sugar in a s [...]
10 5-MINUTE DE-STRESS TECHNIQUES
Feeling like you 'can’t even' lately? You’re not alone. As midterms come and go, finals creep steadily closer and the amount of work that needs to be done seems endless. If you catch yourself getting overwhelmed, take a 5 minute break and try out one of the following de-stress techniques.
TAKE A HIKE – Spend a few minutes going for a walk outside. Wi [...]
Excuse me while I shout this from the virtual rooftops,
“SPRING IS HEREEE!!!!!!!!”
No more snow, no more cold, no more runny noses, and most importantly, no more CLUTTER! Yes, you read that right. Spring cleaning is not only a college necessity, but you will feel SO much better when you have gotten it out of the way. This year, I challenge you to do a cleanse of 3 important areas of your [...]
If you could have an app that put the tedious, manual tasks of your life on auto-pilot, would you take advantage of it?
Then, your dreams are about to come true, people! The If This Then That app makes custom connections between your apps – simplifying your days by ten-fold. Remember that silly Boolean Logic we learned about in Algebra? It’s actually coming in handy (VERY handy) in [...]
The mayhem of midterms is approaching, but have no fear – we’ve collected the best tips and tricks to help you keep your cool during the dreaded mid-semester cram session. Follow along with this helpful BNC Study Guide and you’ll be acing your exams in no time!
1. GET STARTED – Ignore that voice in your head that says, “I don’t feel like studying.” The sooner you start prepari [...]