How to dress for Charleston weather

Charleston is known for its beautiful weather, but in every season there are some things to consider while getting dressed for the day. Whether it’s being ready for random weather changes or staying prepared for a spur-of-the-moment beach trip, here are a few wardrobe tips for an entire year in the Holy City. by Laura […]

What everyone who works in retail knows all too well

Working in retail can be described as bittersweet. It’s amazing to constantly be around new fashions and employees who are just as passionate about it as you are. On the downside, the customers don’t always share this passion. Rather the passion they seem to hold is how to mess up the store as much as […]

Best tips for grocery shopping on a college budget

College students are typically known for being broke. For those who struggle with grocery store budgets, here are a few tips to keep money from escaping your wallet.  1. Plan ahead Everyone knows going to the grocery store hungry is a bad idea. Have a small snack, such as an apple or a granola bar […]

How to be a fashionista on a college budget

For some people, clothes are merely a societal norm. For others, like myself, they represent a realm of possibilities, and a way to express yourself without using words. I am not embarrassed to say clothes are among my favorite things. Many people have the false presumption that in order to look stylish and trendy, their wardrobes […]

15 ways to survive your freshman year

College is the time of your life. Right? It is four years unlike anything else you have ever experienced. For someone just 18 years old and away from home for the very first time, it can be both thrilling and exhilarating, while also frightening and even a bit daunting. Freshman year means learning to juggle […]