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Lessons Learned as President of My Sorority

Lessons Learned as President of My Sorority

Last year I did one of the most rewarding and challenging things I have ever done. I served as Chapter President of my sorority. It was an incredibly challenging year and I learned so much about myself, my chapter and leadership. You become a 24/7 […]

Realigning Your Universe

Realigning Your Universe

Ever have the days when you wake up determined to have a good day and it seems like everything in the Universe is against you? They might just be worse than Monday’s (and you might as well give up when they happen on a Monday!). […]

Winter Essentials

Winter Essentials

Winter is not going away any time soon, unfortunately. Despite my general dislike for the season, I’m always determined to be as prepared as possible when facing the elements. There have been a many a time when walking through a blizzard was necessary to get […]

Valentines

Valentines

It’s officially February, which means Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Whether you have a valentine or are celebrating with your favorite girls, I think it’s so much fun to send valentines! Everyone loves a handwritten note and it’s the perfect time of year […]

Office Team Spirit

Office Team Spirit

It’s almost Super Bowl Sunday, which I am surprised isn’t a national holiday yet. Whether you’re watching for the game or the commercials or just showing up for the snacks, it’s a good day. If your team is playing in the big showdown, you’ll want […]

2014: The Year I Lived Under a Pop Culture Rock

2014: The Year I Lived Under a Pop Culture Rock

A couple of weeks ago, I was listening to NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour’s recap from 2014. Then I watched the Golden Globes. I felt completely clueless! Normally, I’m pretty good at keeping up with what’s going on in the world of pop culture – […]

When a House Becomes a Home

When a House Becomes a Home

I had a bit of a unique off to college story. My parents moved just days before I attended orientation. We packed up our El Paso house, went to orientation and then moved into our house in metro Detroit. Then just a couple of weeks […]

Preparing for Company Visits

Preparing for Company Visits

My recent trip to Chicago was more business than pleasure. It was actually for a class & we spent the week visiting different PR agencies, media buying firms and sports companies. Visiting different companies in the industry you’re pursing is a great way to get […]

Fire-less S’mores

Fire-less S’mores

I had a craving for s’mores. But I lacked an important component – fire. I thought about roasting marshmallows over our gas stove and then decided that was a disaster waiting to happen. Thankfully, pinterest came to the rescue! I remembered a pin with s’mores […]

Semester Prep

Semester Prep

Syllabus week is the most glorious of them all. No real homework and lots of time to reconnect with friends. However, to ensure a successful semester your syllabus week shouldn’t be all fun and games. Take just a little time to set up some systems […]