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How to transition from living on your own to living with your parents for the summer

 

Now that you have at least a full year of college under your belt, you probably are feeling a lot more independent and self-reliant. You have learned how to manage your work, studies and friends. But now you are moving back into your parents’ house for the summer and that is a whole new challenge in and of itself. More...

5 Ways to stand out at your internship so they never forget you

 

You always hear about how important it is to make a great first impression on the first day of your internship or job. That’s true, but what may be even more important is the impression you leave at the end of that internship or job. Especially for internships, you want to leave on a positive note because it could lead to another internship or a job offer. Even if it isn’t a job offer with that company, you could get a great reference for a different job. So what do you do to make sure you leave the best impression at your internship? We’ve got a few tips. More...

Free Farmers Market

I love going to farmers markets. If you don’t know what one is, it is similar to a grocery store but usually the vendors are outside under tents selling their homegrown foods. If you have never been to one, I highly recommend you check it out.  There are tons of local/fresh produce, jams and honey, flowers, meat and best of all: homemade pastries. Those are to die for! It’s a great place to get your groceries, try some new food and support local businesses. More...

A Not So Typical Spring Break

Ahhhh…Spring Break. I’m sure from the start of spring semester you have had a conversation (or ten) about your Spring Break plans; everyone wants to know whose doing what, who’s going where, etc. When it comes down to it we all just want to have a good time. But sometimes your ideal Spring Break does not mesh well with your other responsibilities or budget. And that’s totally fine! There are a ton of other fun and spontaneous things to do over Spring Break. More...