College

The Freshman 15.

“I’m so afraid I’m going to gain the freshman 15.” It surprises me that this is still a thing.  A lot of research has come out attempting to debunk the…

I gained a roommate & lost a friend.

“Last year my roommate (roomie #1) and I got along so well we decided to live together again this year. We also asked one of my friends (roomies #2) to…

Roommate Woes

            “My roommate is constantly waking me up in the middle of the night because she comes home drunk.” Oh yes. This one is a…

Freshman year: the #1 thing

What’s the #1 thing I should focus on for my first semester of college? I’ve had this conversation at least a dozen times over the past two weeks.  It’s your…

I’m overwhelmed.

“I’m only a few days into my freshman year and am feeling completely overwhelmed.” First of all, you are not alone. EVERYONE is feeling overwhelmed.  It might look differently on…

Back to school with intention

It’s the first day of Fall 2013 for all of us at Belmont University.   As I got in bed last night, I couldn’t help but think about how I wanted…

Reinventing yourself.

A lot of us go to college, planning on reinventing ourselves.  Sometimes that’s a great thing.  Other times, it actually may be negative. So, if you are one of those…

4 girls in a room.

“I just found out I have three roommates instead of only one and I’m freaking out.” I got a panicked call from my one of my college-bound friends last week. …

Dorm life.

“I’m a little nervous about dorm life and making sure I have everything I will need.  What are the MUST HAVE things?” First of all, don’t fret my pet!  You…

It’s my last summer at home

“It’s my last month at home before I head off to college. Any advice?” Why, yes. SOAK IT UP. 1. Spend quality time with your parents and siblings. I am…