*This post does contain affiliate links.* It’s the best time of the year when finals are finally over + it’s about time to go home for the holidays. However, traveling home can be stressful when you attend school that is far away from your hometown. Luckily, you can still travel lightweight and carry-on only when going home to see your family. The Carry-On Suitcase In order to travel carry-on only, you’ll need to have a trusty suitcase to lug around with you. Below are some of my favorite picks for carry-on…

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As a recent Chicago newbie, I set out on a mission to survey the streets to find the best Chicago coffee and coffee shops. I know how boring it can be to work/study in the same old spots, and I also know how expansive the city of Chicago is. So, I did the work for you and compiled a list for you to refer to in your pursuit to find the perfect cup of joe. The 5 places I’ve listed below are my tried and true spots and get the…

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It’s officially the holiday season and you know what that means…pretty presents under the tree! But if you are a college student (or just broke in general), buying gifts for your loved ones may stress you out. Good news! You can still buy great gifts without having to break the bank. Find some perfect gifts under fifty dollars in the post below! And if you need some extra holiday cash this season, check out my older post here that teaches you how to make money online using some of my favorite…

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This blog post is meant to help you succeed in your college classes by sharing 25 essay writing tips to use as a college student. Grab your syllabus and laptop charger, it’s time to get writing! College is different than high school in a lot of ways. The biggest difference I’ve seen, as a current college sophomore, is how college assigns “homework” and “tests.” In high school, it seemed that I completed a ton of pointless worksheets and projects. But in college, I’ve found that most of my assignments are centered…

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