Anatomy of an Awesome Freshman Dorm Room

Anatomy of an Awesome Freshman Dorm Room

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   My daughter and I were at five below recently and when I turned down the aisle with all the dorm stuff, I shuddered a little, thinking back to the summer three years...
Change to the SAT: The Adversity Index

Change to the SAT: The Adversity Index

We’ve been hearing so much about the college admissions process lately, most recently the scandal dubbed “Varsity Blues” involving parents paying large sums of money to get their children into the college of their choice. A few weeks ago, the Wall...
Thoughts on the College Admissions Scandal

Thoughts on the College Admissions Scandal

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Just as students all over the country are anxiously awaiting their acceptance letters, hoping to get into the college of their choice, a quite scandalous college...
Mug Recipes for College Students

Mug Recipes for College Students

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   College students are always hungry. Campuses today have many dining options, so it is easy for students to grab a bite to eat. Back when I was in college during the...
Coping with Homesickness in College

Coping with Homesickness in College

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Homesickness. It is defined as the distress caused by being away from home. It can happen to anyone at any age. But it can be particularly acute for college students,...