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  • May 20, 2020

    "10 Fun Things To Do This Memorial Day Weekend" with an image of a waving American flag and a blue sky

    10 Fun Things To Do This Memorial Day Weekend

    This year we may not be able to go to parades or parties, but switching it up won't be too hard. Before we get into some fun things you can do over the long weekend, let's remember the significance and meaning of Memorial Day. Why Do We Celebrate Memorial Day? Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day, is a holiday to honor the men and [...]
  • February 13, 2020

    "Valentine's Day the College Way: Broke, Stressed, & Carless" & an image of candy hearts on a pink plate

    Valentine's Day the College Way: Broke, Stressed, & Carless

    How did Valentine’s Day even start anyway? Valentine’s Day actually has quite a rich (and juicy) history. Although there were many named St. Valentine, there is one story that has stood out among the rest. In Rome, Emperor Claudius II was a strict ruler. He required his vast armies to abandon their families for long periods of time. Being gone [...]
  • December 11, 2019

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    5 Ways to Be More Sustainable this Holiday Season

    The hanging wreaths, twinkling lights and dropping temperatures must be an indication that the holiday season is upon us. While this time of year is a great time to get together and celebrate with friends and family, it can also be a time where wastefulness kicks into full gear. So we’ve compiled a few tips and swap on how to make your [...]
  • December 7, 2015

    Peppermint Bark

    I like the holiday season because I really like peppermint. Peppermint tea, peppermint sticks, why not some peppermint bark, too? Peppermint bark is great because it's easy and relatively quick to make – all you need are a few ingredient, a microwave and a fridge or mini-fridge. It also makes a great addition to a party, stocking or any meal [...]