Yellow Chair Chats

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 […]
February 15, 2013

Peanut Butter + Jam ≠ Sandwich

For anyone who knows me the least bit knows that I have a passion for the culinary arts. For many, the weekend means time to de-stress. For some this constitutes dancing, while for others it is strictly gym time. On the opposite end of the spectrum, some enjoy endless margaritas […]
February 14, 2013

A Hopeless Romantic’s Guide to an Inexpensive Valentine’s Day

It is that time of year again! Love is in the air and hopeless romantics, such as myself, are happy as can be with all the mushy lovey dovey commercials and romantic comedy previews taking over television. Valentine’s Day gives anyone the perfect excuse to indulge in candy and either […]
February 13, 2013

All About Klout

I am addicted to social networking analytics and I’m not exactly sure why. I was never particularly fond of mathematics in school and I can remember celebrating the day I walked out of my last math class in sophomore year, vowing never to take another one again. But something is […]