March 4, 2013

Balancing an Overloaded Schedule and Your Health

When my schedule gets chaotic the first things to go are exercise and taking the time to make healthy meals. Convenience food becomes my best friend. It’s easy to resort to the highly processed and fattening grab-and-go foods that you regret eating when you notice that your clothes have suddenly […]
February 28, 2013

“That is Like So Hella Rad, Brah”

I’ll take words you will never hear together for eight hundred, please. If that title didn’t confuse you, nothing will. If you ask any native Californian, there is an impending debate about which is better: Northern California or Southern California.  Northern California has San Francisco, the academic geniuses of Silicon Valley and […]
February 27, 2013

Just Wanelo it!

Move over Pinterest, Wanelo is climbing up the ladder and joining the spotlight. Note I said joining–not taking the spotlight, because I am a die-hard Pinterest fan, but I try to stay open minded about my app usage. Wanelo is a Website and app that is similar to Pinterest, but, […]
February 22, 2013

The words “free” and “wine” in the same sentence? I’m in!

Being Italian, the word “vino” has always been in my vocabulary. I love to drink wine, so when I found the opportunity to attend a free wine tasting in Chico, my friends and I jumped on the opportunity. This past Saturday we were able to taste wine from Hickman Family […]
February 21, 2013

Social Examination: Debriefing of Awkwardness in Public Transportation

I don’t like riding buses. I hate the smell of old buses. You know, the very old ones that smell like burnt diesel. And then the seats, God knows what’s the stain on the seat. What might look like an old chewed gum, could turn out to be something very […]
February 18, 2013

Life After College

As college students, sometimes we forget we’ve been in school for the majority of our lives. The closer we get to graduating from our four-year institution, the sooner we are left to wonder, “what will life be like now after college?” Some of us have been thinking of graduation with […]