Upcoming College Scholarship Workshop

Upcoming College Scholarship Workshop

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   If you have a student in college or one who is about to start, you know all too well how expensive it can be. I can’t think of any family who wouldn’t...
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

UPDATE: This blog was posted in May 2019, and on August 28, 2019 word came from the College Board that they had heard parents’ concerns and made the decision to not include the Adversity Index in its consideration of student college applications.  ...
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...