‘Mom Tips’ Posts

5 Tips to Avoid the Flu This Season

5 Tips to Avoid the Flu This Season

As we gear up for the holiday season, one of the unwelcome guests we often become host to is the yearly flu. Many choose to battle this with the flu shot, but college students are the last on the list to receive one when the supplies get low. Additionally, some opt to boost their immunity ...

Saving Money on Groceries in College

Saving Money on Groceries in College

If you’re still eating out in between meals of Pop Tarts and Hot Pockets, you’re not only doing your health a disservice, but your wallet as well. We know that eating out every once in a while is fun and sometimes can’t be avoided, but you shouldn’t be making it an everyday thing — especially ...

Use a Hair Straightener to Combat Wrinkles

Use a Hair Straightener to Combat Wrinkles

Are you a girl? Do you know a girl? If so, this trick is for you. Image courtesy of Flickr user Beebit and licensed under CC 2.0I’m officially convinced that women invented the concept of lifehacking centuries ago, and only recently did men decide to give it a name and create blogs about it.  It ...

Mix Your Own Laundry Detergent — Mom Tip

From your mom: Do you ever find yourself in a laundry bind? You’re down to the last few pairs of undies and just when you get the time to wash the rest, much to your chagrin, there isn’t enough detergent! Well, mixing your own laundry detergent can be done with regular household items and it ...