It seems like the stress is never-ending around the holidays. The older we get, the more there is to do this time of year. Holiday parties, buying presents for loved ones and friends, final projects for school, exam season, constant travel – it piles up so much that it can feel impossible to see the light at the end of the tunnel. In a time where we have almost no time to ourselves from leading[...]
 
 
 
Being a student these days is more expensive than ever before, especially during the holiday season – but that shouldn’t put a damper on your holiday spirit! There are so many inexpensive, easy, and fun ways you can decorate your 939 Western Apartment for the upcoming holiday season. These crafts are all made from supplies you can find at your local dollar store. The best part? They’re cheap, e[...]
 
 
 
The days are getting shorter, the temperature is slowly beginning to drop, and students everywhere are heading back to classes. The first few weeks of school can feel like the calm before the storm, but if you take advantage of the extra downtime and use it to get organized for the semester, you’ll be better prepared to handle the steadily increasing workload and you’ll definitely thank yourself l[...]
 
 
 
Whether you can’t wait get back to campus or you’re in denial trying to savour the last few weeks of vacation, the reality is that back-to-school is just around the corner and the fall semester will be here before you know it. If you haven’t jumped on the bullet journaling trend yet, there’s no better time to start. The bullet journal – affectionately nicknamed ‘BuJo’ by devoted fans all over the [...]
 
 
 
Preparing for a new term can sometimes feel like a daunting task, and when it's a summer semester that you're gearing up for, it can be particularly difficult to find the motivation to get organized when you'd rather be anywhere else than back at school. On the flip side, summer can be the perfect time to give your GPA an extra boost. Campus is generally much quieter, and there are fewer distracti[...]
 
 
 
Sprucing up your apartment bedroom doesn’t necessarily need to be expensive or time consuming. As a busy student with a limited budget, DIY décor projects are your best friend when it comes to transforming a space without breaking the bank. Between upcycling thrift store finds and repurposing inexpensive everyday items, there’s no limit to what you can create with your own two hands and a little b[...]