Lifestyle & Mindset

Take Care of Yourself

When we talk about self-care, we often refer to bubble baths, spa days, or lying in bed all day reading a book. Essentially, we talk about all the little treats we want to give ourselves for surviving the stresses of life. And while these indulgences are nice and can help us decompress, that’s not all… Continue reading Take Care of Yourself

Organization

How to Create a Functional To-Do List

If you’re trying to be organized and get a lot of tasks done, then you likely have a to-do list. Here are a few tips for getting the most out of your to-do list.   Write tasks down as they come up. If something comes up that you need to get done, add it to… Continue reading How to Create a Functional To-Do List

Lifestyle & Mindset, Money & Shopping

5 Inexpensive Hobbies to Try

I recently made the decision to spend less time watching TV shows and movies and more time picking up other hobbies instead. It didn’t really matter what, as long as it was something that would get me away from a screen. I already spend so much time looking at my computer and phone screens for… Continue reading 5 Inexpensive Hobbies to Try

Decluttering, Lifestyle & Mindset

Decluttering on Social Media

Throughout this new journey toward a minimalistic lifestyle, I’ve found myself reevaluating my online life. Like most people, I have several social media accounts and spend plenty of time on the internet, both on my phone and on my laptop. I’ve been trying to come up with ways to figure out how I can cut… Continue reading Decluttering on Social Media

Organization

Staying De-Stressed During Finals

It’s that time of the year: Finals. I got out of my first one this morning and almost instantly started studying for the two I have tomorrow. There are more people in the library now than there normally are on a Monday afternoon. I’ve seen friends and people I follow on social media posting that… Continue reading Staying De-Stressed During Finals

Lifestyle & Mindset

If You Feel Overwhelmed

Oh, the college life. You know, people used to tell me I should get more involved in school activties – that I should make more friends, be on campus more often, show my face around more, etc. Well, here I am: president of the creative writing club, editor of our school magazine, employee at four… Continue reading If You Feel Overwhelmed