‘How To’ Posts

Some Advice On Group Presentations

Come on, I’m too old for a group presentation! We thought it at 16 in high school, and we think it again at 20 in college. At least in college, it’s mostly true. We will never know why professors torture us with group presentations throughout our college education, but they do. And if you want ...

How To Maximize Your Sleep Schedule

In today’s world, sleep seems to be one of those distant friends that you don’t have much contact with on a daily basis—especially for college students. It’s one of those things that you don’t really think about until you’re actually in bed, trying to sleep. Because of this, your bed might actually start to hate ...

How To Salvage Your Old Clothes

Water, water, everywhere, but not a drop to drink, right? That’s how most of us feel when we look into our closets for the perfect outfit for the day. We see a whole lot of clothes, but nothing to wear, nothing that fits, or nothing without holes. Well, luckily for you, there are excellent ways ...

Repurpose Your Old Puzzles For A New Challenge

We don’t often think that puzzles are all that useful after completing one, but if you’re looking for a more challenging puzzle experience, you’ve come to the right place. Challenge your brain by flipping the puzzle pieces over so that the graphic side is face-down. Now you’re looking at a blank canvas, and the only ...

Five Harmless and Funny Dorm Pranks

For those living in the dorms this year, the dorm hall is a perfect place to pull some pranks on your newly acquired friends. However, while pranks are for the most part all fun and games, they may in turn make the “funny” prankster into an enemy if they are done wrong. So, before you start being the ...

How To Clean Your Shower Head With Vinegar And A Ziploc Bag

Cleaning is a terrible activity no matter what room it’s taking place in. But there is no place more frustrating to keep clean than a bathroom. They usually don’t give you the optimum space needed to maneuver around in there. Bathroom cleaning takes place in sections. You clean the toilet, you clean the sink and ...

7 Simple Steps For Starting A Personal Blog Using WordPress

Blogging is the trending sensation of personal branding that everyone wants to do, but don’t know how. There are now countless bloggers who make a full-time income from their blogs. Wondering how is that possible? Well, for most people it starts as a hobby and then end up becoming a stepping stone for their success. ...

5 Easy BBQ Hacks For The Next-Level Grillmaster

If you find a person who doesn’t absolutely love a good BBQ, you should alert the authorities. It takes years to truly master the ways of the grill, but these here easy BBQ hacks will help you save time without skimping on the savory deliciousness. Use An Onion To Clean The Grill Cleaning the charred ...

5 Ways to Beat the Freshman Fifteen

We all hate it. We deny it, we ignore it, and we just count ourselves out of the whole numbers game, but it’s time to face facts: the Freshman Fifteen is real, and it’s coming to a waistline near you. If you want to avoid the epidemic, follow this handful of simple little tips below, ...

10 Ways to Find a Lost Word Document (.doc / .docx)

We’ve all been there. Pumping out an essay the night before it has to be handed in. Inevitably, Microsoft Word takes a dive when you need it most, and the work just seems to disappear. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered—here are 10 ways to find and recover a lost Word document. Send Out A ...

How To: Destroy Procrastination (All Platforms)

A new semester is starting for all of us. What’s our common enemy? Procrastination. But what is the demon I speak of? Well, industrial psychologist Piers Steel of the University of Calgary thinks he has procrastination all figured out: Steel developed the equation U = E x V / I x D, where U is ...