Bite Me, Collegiette Living

College Care Package #1: The Fun Friend

So with a lot of my friends currently in college and worrying about mid-terms and finals, I began to think about what I could do to try helping from afar. Then I stumbled across, just the right idea: I would send them care packages! My mom sent me some when I was in my first year… Read More College Care Package #1: The Fun Friend

Collegiette Living, Style

Nine Things to Do a Rainy Day

California has been going through a rainy spell and frankly, I’m not used to this. Growing up, rainy days didn’t come as often as the past month and so I’ve been trying to keep myself busy. Yes, there are things I could be doing and probably should be doing, but motivation comes through thin and… Read More Nine Things to Do a Rainy Day

Collegiette Living

Not the Riverdale You Thought You Knew

Raise your hand if you have ever read an Archie comic. I know did. I read a lot of Archie comics along with the Double Digest Betty and Veronica and Jughead and everything I could find the checkout register of Safeway at 10 p.m. as a middle schooler. It was my guilty pleasure. Eventually, as most… Read More Not the Riverdale You Thought You Knew

Collegiette Living, Escape Routes

Planning Advice from a Reluctant Gap Year-er

I never planned to take a gap year. I didn’t want one. I had my life planned out: four, maybe three years in college; a year and a half getting my Master’s degree; a blossoming career by the age of 23; return to get a doctorate at 27 years old; and be an experienced professional… Read More Planning Advice from a Reluctant Gap Year-er

Collegiette Living

New Year Resolutions 2017

I love New Year. People tend to be bitter or cynical about New Years, but there is so much to love about it: New York’s Ball Drop, San Francisco’s Embarcadero fireworks, the Rose Parade, parties and dinners, midnight kisses, the look of New Year Resolution-ists when they arrive at the gym and realize the mistake they’ve made.… Read More New Year Resolutions 2017