Adulting is Routine

Suddenly you are on your own. No parents telling you what to do. They are not making your breakfast with you anymore, driving you to school, to sports practice and more. You are on your own. I mean you have all the friends that you have and the friends that you are going to make Read More…

The Best Resource for Adulting: Your Parents

Moving out of the house and into a life of independence can seem like one of the best moments of your life, but in reality, it’s simply a gateway to what many call responsibility which is no fun. The first instinct for many is to tackle all this new responsibility on their own as if Read More…

Can You Adult?

Welcome to the life of an adult! As a college freshman, you are expected to live like an adult for the first time in your life. With living on your own there comes a lot of responsibility and as daunting as it is, there’s only a few steps needed to take for you to feel Read More…

How To Defuse A Ticking Timebomb

If you’re anything like me, you have terrible anger issues.  It’s like a ticking timebomb and the slightest thing could set you off. The reality of college is it is hard.  You will have terrible days, hard test, lousy teachers, and sometimes things just build up and you need to release them.  Back at home, Read More…

You’ve Got (Professional) Mail!

One of the key components to mastering adulthood is knowing how to effectively communicate with other adults. More importantly, how to communicate with other adults online. Many people my age still don’t know how to write a formal email, and it is crucial to be taken seriously in the professional world and establish your credibility Read More…

Adulting Life hack: Cooking

Something many of us neglect learning through our adolescence is something so basic and necessary for our own existence. This is the art of feeding ourselves, AKA: Cooking. I for one did not even learn this during my freshman year as I would just go to the Dining Halls and buy the food there. Notwithstanding Read More…

You Can’t Adult If You’re Sick

When people think of “adulting,” they think about getting a job and paying bills. If a person has the flu or even a miserable cold, they are unable to perform their adulting duties to the best of their abilities. Germs are everywhere, especially in a college dorm room. These are some tips to minimize the Read More…

What’s the rush?

One thing I wish I could tell my younger self is to not be in such a hurry to move on into the real world, and take more time to enjoy the journey.  When I started college I was so accustomed to always being on the move and going from one thing to the next.  Read More…