A backpack is important — other than books, my laptop and any other school supplies, there are certain items you should always carry. A well-packed backpack sets you up for a good day, so here are five items you should not forget to ease your work days:   Ready-to-go medicine I like to carry […]

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    I grew up on the other side of the world, in Asia. While I was exposed to a lot of American culture at my international school, there are aspects I did not grasp until I actually moved here. Here are five things I found impossible to understand when I first moved to the […]

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  Growing up as a female minority was difficult in and of itself, but what made it even harder was the representations I received in beloved television shows and movies. While my classmates saw the people who looked like them in the media as being able to solve mysteries, travel the world and be applauded […]

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Before I even turned my phone off, I knew it wasn’t going to be easy. My iPhone and I are certainly a clingy couple: You rarely find one without the other. I always hold it, recharge it when it’s low and even buy it gifts, such as my carefully selected phone case. When it beeps […]

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Christmas gift shopping, while far from boring, can certainly be overwhelming. With so many options, you may think to yourself: Where do I start? Luckily, here are five online stores to help you find the perfect personalized holiday gifts:   Marleylilly     The only thing more personal than someone’s name is their name on […]

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It’s finally December, and while that’s a friendly remember that finals are approaching, it’s also time to open up that advent calendar. With so much to do and that last day of exams cutting so close to Christmas, it’s important to remember ‘tis the season to be jolly. Whether you have some time off work […]

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