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    Country Chic Dorm Decor

    Living in a dorm room doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to rustic décor. If you’re a country lover at heart, create a space that reflects your love. By using antique touches, floral patterns, and DIY accessories, your dorm room can become a home dream room you’ve always wanted. 1.   … Read More...

  • The Best Travel Quotes for Wanderlust Students

    Wanderlust – the irresistible desire to travel and understand one’s very existence The pull to see the world is always strong among adventurous college students. However, getting away isn’t as easy when you’re tethered to classes or activities. Instead, you can use these 50 quotes for … Read More...

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    9 Ways to Stay Safe While Running

    A morning or evening jog around campus can be one of the best things to keep your mind and body in shape. But many college students fail to consider that running alone or even in smaller groups can be dangerous without the right precautions. In order to ensure you make it from the starting point and … Read More...

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    Gift Ideas for Your Parents

    Being busy with school is no excuse to not reach out and give a gift to your parents. Planning ahead will allow your thoughtful gift can arrive to your parent right on time. Are you stuck on what to get your mom or dad without breaking the bank? Here are nine gift ideas to send parents. 1.   A … Read More...

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    Alternate Uses for Over-the-Door Shoe Hangers

    A must-have for your small space, the extremely popular over-the-door shoe hangers can help keep you organized and decluttered. But did you know they can do a lot more than simply hold shoes? Here are just a few ways you can repurpose your old or unused hangers in your residence hall room and become … Read More...

Oct
22

Country Chic Dorm Decor

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Living in a dorm room doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to rustic décor. If you’re a country lover at heart, create a space that reflects your love. By using antique touches, floral patterns, and DIY accessories, your dorm room can become a home dream room you’ve always wanted. 1.   Vintage Color Scheme Just because you’re going country doesn’t mean your dorm room has to be decked out in brown and beige. Creating a stylish, romantic room, starts with picking warm welcoming … [Read more...]

Oct
20

The Best Travel Quotes for Wanderlust Students

Wanderlust – the irresistible desire to travel and understand one’s very existence The pull to see the world is always strong among adventurous college students. However, getting away isn’t as easy when you’re tethered to classes or activities. Instead, you can use these 50 quotes for wanderlust students to keep your love of the journey strong, even when you’re stuck in the dorms. 1.    “Once the travel bug bites, there is no known antidote, and I know I shall be happily … [Read more...]

Oct
15

9 Ways to Stay Safe While Running

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A morning or evening jog around campus can be one of the best things to keep your mind and body in shape. But many college students fail to consider that running alone or even in smaller groups can be dangerous without the right precautions. In order to ensure you make it from the starting point and back, consider trying these measures to stay safe while running. 1.   Turn On Your Phone When an emergency strikes, you need to be able to reach help. Whether you are running a trail or off a … [Read more...]

Oct
14

Gift Ideas for Your Parents

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Being busy with school is no excuse to not reach out and give a gift to your parents. Planning ahead will allow your thoughtful gift can arrive to your parent right on time. Are you stuck on what to get your mom or dad without breaking the bank? Here are nine gift ideas to send parents. 1.   A Bundle of Heartfelt Letters Nothing says that you care more than your own words. Buy 12 cards, one for each month and begin writing down the reasons why you love and appreciate mom and dad. Add … [Read more...]

Oct
07

Alternate Uses for Over-the-Door Shoe Hangers

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A must-have for your small space, the extremely popular over-the-door shoe hangers can help keep you organized and decluttered. But did you know they can do a lot more than simply hold shoes? Here are just a few ways you can repurpose your old or unused hangers in your residence hall room and become a pro at creative dorm storage. 1.   Craft Storage If you love to DIY, you probably know just what a pain storing and keeping craft supplies organized can be. With little paint brushes, … [Read more...]

Oct
01

5 Steps to Combating Dorm Room Smells

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Small space, two or more roommates, and lack of good ventilation can lead to only one dreaded thing: bad smells! Despite keeping yourself and your room clean, at one point or another you may need to fight residence hall dorm odor. Don’t despair! Here are a few simple, low-stress ways to keep your room smelling fresh and inviting all year round. 1.   Find the Source It sounds easy – just find where the smell is coming from and you’ll have your solution. But identifying particular … [Read more...]

Sep
29

The 6 Steps of Creating a College Vlog

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College is a memorable time you’ll certainly want to document. There’s no better way to preserve your time in school than by recording it in a video blog, or vlog. Vlogs are growing in popularity every day, with YouTube and Periscope making them easy to produce and record. If you’re ready to get in front of the camera, here are the six basic steps of getting started. 1.   Research Before you jump in, be sure to do some research. Find vlogs that you like or want to emulate. While you … [Read more...]