Tag Archives: advice

What I Learned From Blogging For a Job (Or How Treating Your Personal Blog as Work Can Increase Productivity)

In my last post, I talked honestly about my problem with procrastination in updating my personal blog. However, do not think because of that post that I am terrible at writing blog posts.

2012 – Year in Review

2012 was a wonderful year. I became more active on this blog and I shouldered new responsibilities, relating to school, clubs and work. I was extremely busy in 2012, but I did enjoy the frenzy of it all.

A Letter I Wrote to My Future Self at 16

When I was sixteen, I wrote a letter to my future self. I posted it to my Livejournal, my online diary at the time. I remember writing it after my mother sat me down and told me that my cousin – then a junior in college – was having a baby. We were both scared.

Friday Jamboree: Snark & The Myth of “Having it All”

Happy Friday, everyone! Woah, this is the first time in a while that I’ve actually posted this Friday Jamboree on time. Congratulations to me! And congratulations to you for stumbling upon these lovely links. This week is all about blogging tips, cynicism and awesome online magazines. Let’s get going, then, shall we?

10 Ways to Decorate Your Dorm Room on a Budget

As younger students pack their backpacks, older students pack their belongings, stuffing clothes in suitcases, toiletries in bins and office supplies in containers. Instead of boarding the school bus, waving to their parents from the windows, they travel to a place of four-story buildings and white cathedrals, kissing their parents goodbye and knowing that they […]