5 Ways You Come in Way of Your Own Success

By: Sid Chawla

“Rise up, then. Mend your ways.” These are the words of Franz Kafka that you need to remember whenever you think about personal development and self improvement. As someone with dreams, you might be the one resisting your own goals by setting yourself up for failure unconsciously. By recognizing them, you can self help until you are back on the road to your dreams once again.

Be Nicer to Your Hair

By: Rubi Multani

No one likes greasy hair, but that doesn’t mean you have to wash your hair every time you take a shower. Hair is often overlooked as something that needs to be taken care of. I know many people are conscientious of taking vitamins and using hair masks, but here are additional tips on keeping your locks as good as Rapunzel’s!

Ways to Show Gratitude

By: Sanjana Padmanabhan

Many times in our fast-paced, stressful lives, we forget to pause and appreciate our surroundings. We forget to notice the people, places, and achievements that come our way and impact us. Most moments pass by because we are more prone to pay attention to a screen rather than another human face. For these reasons, showing gratitude is even more important, if not for others, but for ourselves.

Time Management

By: Karishma Kapur

Let’s admit that as young adults, we feel like we have so much to do, so much to see, and so much to cover in our day to day lives. It can get really overwhelming to think about how much time we dedicate to work, social life, family, dating, and personal life. Time management can be more of an unconscious drive for some people but for others it can be a skill that needs work. Here are a couple of tips on how to go about managing time:

The Basics of Home Buying

By: Serena Patel

As a first-time home buyer, I didn’t know where to start, what to ask or look for throughout the process. After a long six months, I’ve somewhat figured it out and am here to share what I’ve learned with you!

Ethical Fashion 101

By: Shannon Haupage

Look down at the clothing you’re wearing right now. Do you ever think about where that garment started? Do you ever wonder what hands put that stitch into the sleeve of your shirt? And does that pair of hands have a family and enough money to feed and house that family?

Guilt-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

By: Anmol Mahtani

Here’s a fun fact, according to a national survey of 1,0000 adults found that Americans eat an average of 18,928 cookies in a lifetime, resulting in up to one cookie a day between the ages of 18-70. What if you could feel a little less guilty about this cookie intake? Try out this crowd-pleasing, vegan chocolate chip cookie recipe!

5 Ways to Style a White Tee

By: Nayab Ali

Number one rule for anyone’s wardrobe is to have a good solid white t-shirt. A white tee is such a timeless piece that can be styled in so many ways. There is so much power behind a solid white tee. The best part? It doesn’t cost that much to own.

Memorial Day Party Drinks

By: Rubi Multani

MDW basically means warmer weather and summer days are upon us.  What’s better than summer? Cool, refreshing, homemade drinks! Follow these drink recipes and you could become the bartender that every group needs!

Lessons Learned from Living Alone

By: Sanjana Padmanabhan

Moving to a new city? Tired of having roommates? Living alone can seem daunting at first, but it’s probably one of the best, most life-changing experiences you can have! It allows you to truly figure out your personality and limits, AND, it’s surprising how much you can do on your own.

5 Must-Have Free Mental Health Apps

By: Ria Shah

Self-care is more than just taking walks and face masks. It’s taking the time out of your day to do a check-in on your mental health. However, when you are always on the go or don’t have the financial means for therapy, it can be challenging to find alternative solutions that won’t break the bank. Here are five must-have and free mental health apps everyone should download on their phone.

Eco-Friendly Bathroom

By: Shannon Haupage

Time to go green – bathroom edition! Here are some helpful tips to transform your bathroom into one that will be easy on both the environment and your conscience. These tips are super easy and I challenge you to try some on your own!

Meditation for Beginners

By: Swathi Raman

Meditation has been practiced for thousands of the years; however, in the past few years, mindfulness and meditation have encountered a resurgence in pop culture. These terms have been popularized so much through apps, yet so many of us don’t understand what it truly means. Not to fear! I’m here to go through what meditation is, its benefits, and most importantly, how to start incorporating it in your daily life.