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What Time is it? Summertime! We’re on Staycation!

An increasingly popular and fun vacation is the stay-at-home-vacation or the “staycation.” Staycation is a fancy term for spending your time off at home. As college students, we work all summer to save for the upcoming school year; however, we need a break, and we definitely like to have fun. Below are ten things to do over the summer that are cheap or free! Get the bike out. There are thousands of miles of dedicated bike trails. Go for a ride. Go shopping.  Make a trip to your local mall. Window…

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Eight Tips for Move-Out Day

Many of Wilmington College’s campus is filled with students that live on campus. For the lucky students that commute and don’t have to worry about moving out, we envy you. Not only is it that time of the year where we are stressing about the many assignments, finals, and projects, but on top of everything we are starting to stress about how we are going to move out of our dorm rooms. So, if you are a studentthat is worried about how they are going to move out almost eight…

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Makeup Trends to Watch Out For This Year

Everyone knows 2017 was the year of wild makeup trends that made the internet go crazy. 2018 might be bigger or maybe, but maybe more calm. Seeing the way 2017 left off, here’s some trends to watch out for this new year. Gloss, Gloss, and More Gloss Matte has been taking over for so long now, but gloss is taking over the scene once again. Many makeup fanatics say matte was too dried out and chipped away too much. Of course gloss is moisturizing and gives your lips a plump…

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The Ultimate Guide for Buying Holiday Gifts

The holiday season is slowly approaching which leaves college students aghast. As students, we have a ton of things to worry about this time of year. Finals are creeping up on us, papers need to be typed, books need returned, and studying needs to be done. The last thing on our mind is Christmas shopping for our loved ones back home. Even when we get around to perusing the shelves we tend to have insufficient funds, but do not fret, there are a number of reasonably priced items for each…

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Dorm Friendly Thanksgiving Recipes

When parents send their kids home with thanksgiving leftovers, they think that they are taking care of their children by giving them food to eat, knowing that they’re on such a tight budget. In reality, they are sending their children home with loads of thanksgiving leftovers because they have no idea what to do with all the leftover food. We think that we’re grateful for the food because it is not often we get home cooked meals, but what do we do three days in with an abundance of leftovers…

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Fall Fashion on a College Budge

Looking for sweaters, cute boots, or just anything to bring together your fall look? Here’s some helpful ways to help you shop smart for fall. Thrift Stores and Inexpensive Clothing Stores Goodwill, Ross, and Bargain Hunt are examples of places were you can save more and buy more. We all want to rock the new fashion trends but how is that going to be possible with not much cash? You can easily make a look happen by shopping smart and paying attention to prices. You can find your fave shoes…

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How To Glow On a Budget

Everyone who is all about makeup knows how hard it is to find the right shine for a good price. When you’re budget is extremely tight, it can be a nightmare trying to find good brands that sell good illuminating products. If you need some help, here are some good drug store and online products to checkout. Technic Get Gorgeous Highlighter and Bronzer Powder (prices vary from websites) This UK based brand can be found on Amazon and Ebay and cheap as $2.95. It blends easily and doesn’t smear throughout…

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DIY: Halloween Edition

With little space and money, college students have difficulty decorating for the holidays. Dorm rooms are already small enough, and adding different holiday decorations can make an already small dorm room, feel smaller. Although many college students have jobs, buying snacks and other supplies for college makes buying decorations seem non-important. Finding DIY door decorations can not only solve both problems, but it also makes a dorm room cute and unique for the holiday seasons. 1.The mummy door – fabric strips, google eyes, and tape 2. The bat door- tape…

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