College 101: Relationships

UNLIKE elementary or high school where we get to spend the whole day with the same people in class, college is very different as we get to meet a lot of strangers on a daily basis.
We will have a lot of relationships throughout our college journey and by relationships I mean not only the boyfriend/girlfriend ones but also friends, classmates, dorm mates, board mates etc.

So to cap off this series, I will be sharing some of the things I learned about relationships in my college journey.

College 101: Study tips

DEVELOPING your preferred study habit in college is really hard due to a bunch of distractions in campus.

As what I have said in the first article for this column series, developing a study habit during your freshman year is really a must because sooner or later things will get really rough and having your own study strategy would really be a great help.

So here are a few basic tips that will guide in achieving your own effective learning.

College 101: Saving Tips

BUDGETING in college is not easy because you need to spend some cash in every move you’re going to make.

Mastering the art of budgeting is a good skill that one needs to master which will be very helpful in the “real world.” So other than always begging your parents for your allowance, why not consider these tips that may help you save some moola during your college journey.

Fashion Gift Ideas for Dad

ITS Father’s Day this weekend! Have you bought your dad his present yet?

The gift choices are endless but if there’s one safe present that most our dads would surely love then it would be clothes.

You will never go wrong with choosing clothes as Father’s Day present (as long as you know his size and color pics). Since most of our dads aren’t much of a shopper they tend to stick to classic pieces that would last in their wardrobe for a long time. They are into clothes that show “value for money.”

If you haven’t bought your presents already, here are some last minute gift ideas perfect for your old man.

College 101: Living Away From Home Essentials

FOR those moving out for college, packing up your things is the most exciting and stressful part. You are in a dilemma of what to bring with you and what to leave behind. 

I honestly am an over packer so here is a list of some essentials I have come up with to guide you in packing and in avoiding that excess baggage probs at the airport. 

Food Notes: Confex & Co Bakehouse

ANOTHER trend on Facebook, their milkshakes topped with cakes dubbed as “Freak Shakes” has been appearing in my news feed for a couple of weeks now that caught my attention. 
So together with a friend, we came, we waited and we tried.

College 101: Things I wish I knew before college

Throwback to one of the happiest days of our lives! (photo from Facebook)

Hello, June! 

Here in the Philippines, this month is also known to as the back to school season. Though most schools and universities have already moved their classes to August there are still some who will be starting this month. 

So in line with the back to school feels this month, we are gonna back track a little bit  as I reminisce my college life and share some things that I learned as I was starting out. 

To commence this month which will be filled with throwbacks and college tips here are some things I wish I knew before entering the world of college.