Why Being Alone is the Most Important Thing I Learned in College

Republished from 4/1/15 If you're one of those people that hates ordering in restaurants, calling people on the phone, or going anywhere new by yourself - then you and I have a lot in common. Actually, you and I have a lot in common with most people in our generation. I used to think of…

When the Hookup Culture Hurts, Not Helps

When I was a little girl I always looked at grown-up relationships through rose-colored glasses. I thought everyone loved the hardest they possibly could.  I thought boys asked the girls they liked on cute dinner dates. I thought those dinner dates led to relationships and those relationships led to marriage. Plain and simple. I came…

Falling In Love With Everyone and Everything

Everywhere we turn, there are interesting people. Walk into class, stumble into the bar, open up twitter, and scroll through Instagram. You can find someone you have something in common with in every nook of your life. So how do you choose and how do you settle? I don't think our generation has a problem…

Running Into Your Ex: Spring Break Edition

Listen, you survived Winter Break and that was a month long - so Spring Break will be a breeze! If you’re going home this Spring Break (instead of on an alcohol-driven beach trip) first of all, I’m sorry.  That sucks. Besides that, you have the potential to run into your ex from your hometown. Which…