I remember coming back from lunch with a friend when she texted me saying, “By the way, follow my ‘finstagram!’” When I first heard the word “finstagram,” I literally thought “What is she even talking about?” I went to said account, and saw that she only had seven followers. “Huh,” I thought. What is this? […]

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Ah, spring break. The utopian red Solo cup and Daisy Duke paradise, with sun-kissed laughter and the smell of coconuts permeating the air. Sounds pretty good, right? That’s up until you get the bill for the food and drinks ordered, or see the price for the flights required to get there. What can one budget-limited […]

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With spring break just around the corner, people are putting more and more into their CVS Pharmacy beauty baskets. Some of the products I support. Others not so much. But this is not to shame or bash on anyone’s purchases — I’ve definitely bought my fair share of extra sunscreen, lip balm and bronzer. But […]

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I used to hate breakfast and never eat it. Now I love breakfast. Similarly, I used to hate “The Bachelor” and now I’m obsessed. Ever wonder what Vanessa, Rachel or Corinne would be as your favorite breakfast foods? Are you hungry? Are you wondering why you’re even reading this article? It’s all good — I […]

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I don’t know much about the history, the evolutionary advantages or scientific data of sleep patterns to tell you about the pros and cons of being a night owl. I know we need eight-ish hours of sleep a night. And I know that many, many of us do not reach that goal. But ultimately, I […]

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Stressed? You shouldn’t be! Just kidding – I am, too. And it’s okay. Put down that fourth container of Easy Mac and go get hydrated. This semester, allow yourself to at least be somehow saved by these awesome, helpful sites. 1. EasyBib Who knows why English professors still require us to use MLA format? I don’t. […]

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We’ve all been there: that moment when all of your responsibilities, lack of sleep, guilt and obligations add up and make you want to ignore everything and just lay in bed. Rather than checking the same old Facebook, Twitter or Instagram feed, why not expand your horizons a little? Behold: the 10 most entertaining, pointless […]

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Ah, we’re nearing the end of the year, which means it’s holiday season! No better time to bundle up by the fire, read a Tim O’Brien novel and sip on some hot tea. Unfortunately for us Boston University students, not even StuVi II has fireplaces. But don’t sweat it — there are still ways to […]

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We all need a little spoiling sometimes. But with such busy schedules and tight budgets, we all know it’s not that easy. Lucky for you, I’ve compiled five awesome things to do at Boston University that won’t take too much time out of your day or break the bank. Instead, these will just make your […]

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Whether you’re an avid coffee drinker or more of a tea person, you’re always looking for cute places to relax and get some work done. Sometimes you just want to find a café to take a cute Instagram picture or two, so here are 5 coffee shops you’ll definitely want to check out to boost […]

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