‘Drinking’ Posts

6 Summer Hazards to Avoid Over Break

6 Summer Hazards to Avoid Over Break

Summer is here, and we’ve got at least another six weeks to enjoy the beautiful weather, the break from school, and the loose morals that come along with it, right? Well, before you get too crazy in the heat, make sure you’re aware of these summer hazards so you make it through your vacation safely. ...

(Almost) Guilt-Free Summer Cocktails

(Almost) Guilt-Free Summer Cocktails

No matter what any skinny cocktail says, there’s really no alcoholic beverage that can be classified as completely “guilt-free” when it comes to health and calories. However, you can make smart choices when you head out for drinks and parties with your friends this summer. The biggest culprit in many alcoholic beverages is sugar, so ...

Drink Up With These Free Drink Recipe Apps

Drink Up With These Free Drink Recipe Apps

The drink recipe is a simple idea. You take some spirits and sweet fluids and pour them into a decorative glass for consumption. If you Google search a recipe you will get a variety of recipes for the same drink depending where the recipe is from, who’s writing it up and a bunch of other ...

Drug Interactions – When Do Healthy Foods Hurt You?

Drug Interactions – When Do Healthy Foods Hurt You?

Whenever we’re forced into a round of antibiotics, we get a long list of do’s and do not’s from the pharmacy. Sometimes they even want to talk to us about proper use of the medications. We’re also supposed to disclose any supplements or over-the-counter medications we may be taking. Unfortunately, this doesn’t include some of ...

7 Methods To Prevent Your Party From Being Busted

7 Methods To Prevent Your Party From Being Busted

You want to throw a party. You want it to be a barnburner with as much drama and intrigue as possible. And you don’t want it to get busted. You may think this is a tall order, but it isn’t. It sounds scary and daunting, but it’s not. You can party down like a beast ...

5 Cheap Sweet Drinks That Are Good For You

5 Cheap Sweet Drinks That Are Good For You

Do you think that Freshman 15 comes from food? Not all the time. It’s way easier to drink your calories than eat them. Most folks need about 1500-1800 daily calories for a normal, healthy diet. One 16 oz. coke is 200. Three sodas in a day can kill a third of your daily allowance for ...

Breathometer: A Keychain Breathalyzer for Smartphones

Breathometer: A Keychain Breathalyzer for Smartphones

A new device has been created with the hope of reducing the number of drunk drivers on the road by giving smartphone owners a simple way to check their blood alcohol content before getting behind the wheel. Breathometer is a small, keychain-ready device with a retractable 3.5mm plug for attaching to the headphone jack of ...

Party Hosting 101

Party Hosting 101

Time to talk about everyone’s favorite college-time activity, partying. More importantly, how to host a good party. I like to think of myself as a pretty knowledgeable party thrower, and being successful at it isn’t as easy as it looks. Every good party essentially has 5 things: Music, Games, Drinks, People and Safety. Music This ...

Infographic: Cider is the New Beer

Infographic: Cider is the New Beer

College is, first and foremost, all about you getting the best education you can to prepare yourself for life.   But on a secondary level, college is also all about discovering your tastes, interests, preferences, and celebrating the freedom that comes with getting older.  For some college students, one of the things they discover about ...

General College Tips

General College Tips

In college and life, sometimes you get little bits of life lessons that wouldn’t make a whole article on their own. Here then, are all those drips and drabs of minor tips and hints put together in one easy to read Sunday list. Read it, learn it, love it, forward it. Enjoy.   *Never ...

5 Tips For Dating on a College Budget

5 Tips For Dating on a College Budget

Dating creatively isn’t easy, but at least college-age kids understand the financial difficulties added to the stress. Here are 5 ways to impress your date without spending an arm and a leg. 1. Season Tickets/Annual Passes Most areas have theme parks, zoos, and other sorts of amusement parks for all ages, but they tend to ...

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