• Best Skincare Products for Moms to Be
    Health & Beauty,  Pregnancy

    Best Skincare Products For Pregnancy

    Since I discovered I was pregnant, my skincare routine has changed drastically. Face washes I loved I could no longer use along with other acne-fighting products. So my face started breaking out, a lot. I hated it, but now that it’s finally improving I feel I can share the tips and trick that work for me. Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you).  Please note that I only recommend tools that I personally use and love and I always have my readers’ best interest at heart. Face Care I tried…

  • Test taking tips for getting great grades. For finals, quizes, and exams these three tips will be useful. Good for college, but also work for high school tests.

    Must Know Test Taking Tips to Get A’s

    Today, many people in my class, including myself, received a wake-up call after failing to complete our first ecology exam within the time limit. While it was an extensive exam, I believe it could be possible to finish if the right test-taking method were utilized. I’ve been using basically the same method for taking a test since I began college. I consider myself a pretty fast test-taker and am usually one of the first people done with their test. The test today though made me think otherwise and I’ve decided that I need to up my test taking strategy in order to succeed in my class. Skim the Questions The first…

  • Big news

    Life Update: Big News

    While I started this blog several months ago and was super excited and motivated to begin my blogging journey, life happens, and I got extremely busy so my blog got put on the back burner of my life. However, with the semester finally coming to an end, my goal is to get back to making this blog a priority. While being extremely busy with college is one of the reasons I took a hiatus, there’s more… I’m having a baby! And I couldn’t be more excited. With all the hormone changes and decreased levels of energy and ability to sleep it’s been a lot more difficult to keep up with…

  • Personal Note-Taking Method for College Class

    My College Note-Taking Method

    So, after being in college for nearly three years now, I feel as if I have finally figured out a note-taking system that works for me. I’ve tried all the “traditional” systems. Outline, Cornell, typing onto powerpoint slides, but they just weren’t cutting it. My note-taking system is dependent on the class and way the professor not only teaches but how he does his exams. This note-taking system works well for my Mammalogy class. My professor teaches through powerpoint and his quizzes and exams are typically based off of the slides. He does sometimes add extra information and that is why this system is perfect for his specific teaching style.…

  • morning tips and hacks
    College,  Health & Beauty

    5 Tips to Make Your Morning Go Smoother

    Mornings are hard, but these tips are here to make it easier for you. Even if you’re not a morning person, these pointers can help you save time in the morning and overall help you have a better day. Get Enough Sleep Sleep is very important and if you’re lacking sleep your morning will not only be slow, but you may forget important things you needed to do. You should aim to get at least 7 hours of sleep a night. Snooze is your enemy. It’s so easy to continue to press snooze in order to get a few extra zzz’s. Pushing snooze won’t help make your mornings any easier.…

  • What You Should Know About Zoos.
    College,  Zooscience

    Why You Should Care About Zoos

    People are often defensive about zoos. They see them as prisons for animals and believe the animals should be free in the wild. A lot of people also believe that the animals are taken from the wild, which is simply false. I’m sure you’ve heard it all before and may even think it yourself. What plenty of people don’t know is that zoos are not only out there for profit. While they do make money, as any company does, they put a lot of their money and resources to conservation efforts and improving the lives of the animals they have. As a zoological science major, I’m learning the necessities it…