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Coffee Experience

11 Tips for a Better Coffee Experience

This is a guest post by Andrew Jones. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. Coffee is an integral part of many mornings and some drinkers never really experience the versatility or true value of this exotic drink beyond the normal … [Read More...]

Studying in Germany

7 Travel Tips While Studying in Germany

This is a guest post by Joyce Schreiner. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. Germany is at the heart of Europe with rich and diverse culture. It’s a place where the old and new meet and it is no doubt it’s an attractive travel … [Read More...]

Effective Public Speaking

The Art of Effective Public Speaking

This is a guest post by Andrew Exon. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. The human body provides every person with a unique set of dispositions highly influenced by our nature and nurture. One of these dispositions that vary from … [Read More...]

College

College at Any Age: A Basic Guide to Going Back

This is a guest post by Thomas Warren. If you want to guest post on this blog, click here to get more information. The idea that college is only for kids who are straight out of high school is completely unfounded.  It’s never too late to … [Read More...]

Parents of Future and Current College Students

She Left Home Bye,Bye

She left home, bye bye…

"She, we gave her most of our lives. Is leaving , sacrificed most of our lives. Home, we gave her everything money could buy." (lyrics from She's Leaving Home from Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, the Beatles) Talk about lifestyle … [Read More...]

Students Moving Into College Dorm

How Your College Student Wants You to Behave

This is a guest post by Lianna Bessette. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. DISCLAIMER: Although I am in college, I do not necessarily hold the same views as all college students.  I cannot be held responsible for any variations … [Read More...]

Student Life

A Whimsical Depiction of Student Life

I have two daughters, one is a sophomore in high school and the other is a sophomore in college. Needless to say, they both work hard and live the student life. My youngest daughter sent me the image seen below. I would like to cite the source … [Read More...]

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5 Parental Tips for a Successful College Tour

If you have ever had to coordinate a college tour trip, it is important that you plan ahead. I’ve had the pleasure (yes, I actually enjoy it) of doing this on a number of occasions with my eldest child, who is now attending her first choice college, … [Read More...]

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4 Everyday Things You Might be Doing Wrong

This is a guest post by Brian Kemp. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. Hey, whatever you're doing right now -- stop. Why? You're undoubtedly doing it wrong. You're probably even reading this article wrong, too. Maybe you should … [Read More...]

Drunk young woman student

The Truth about College Drinking

This is a guest post by Adrienne Erin. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. Attending college has become somewhat of a right of passage into adulthood for many people after high school. It is a time for them to further their … [Read More...]

think green

How Green Can You Be?

This is a guest post by Anne Staley. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. If there’s one thing I know about passion, it’s not lukewarm. It doesn’t sit on the fence. It’s intense. It’s extreme. It makes you do crazy stuff like jump … [Read More...]

Aqua Aerobics

Aqua Aerobics is a Fun Way to Stay Fit

This is a guest post by Becky Flanagan. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. I decided recently that I wanted more things in my life that were fun, including exercise. After sweating and toiling as a runner, cross training with … [Read More...]

Garden survives Winter

5 Tips to Help Your Garden Survive Winter

This is a guest post by Ricky Peterson. If you'd like to guest post on this blog, click here. After enjoying the buds of spring, blooms of summer, and ever changing colors of autumn, winter can be a depressing and scary time for avid gardeners. The … [Read More...]