life lessons

The 5 Lessons You’ll Learn From Being Cheated On That Will Benefit Your Next Relationship

I bet you didn’t think there was anything good about getting cheated on, huh?

I know what you’re thinking… how could I possibly learn anything from getting cheated on? You…

College Candy | February 29, 2016 - 6:00 pm

It’s Gonna Be Okay: 9 Things I Learned In 2014

This was a year of changes, challenges and questions, and that made it full of unexpected lessons. Some realizations I had this year should probably have already been obvious to…

Claire Hannum | December 29, 2014 - 10:00 am

What Surprising Thing Did You Learn About Yourself In 2014?

Did this year’s experiences teach you anything about yourself that you didn’t expect? I learned that I’m more resilient than I thought, that I can actually make a good pie…

Claire Hannum | December 22, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Make It Work: 5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Work

Most of us enter the working world pretty ill-prepared for the harsh realities of office life. Even college isn’t much of an education in that regard; hell, arguably the most…

Megan Reynolds | December 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm

The Tao Of Kim Kardashian

Say what you want about Kim Kardashian; she’s brainless or talentless or a complete marketing genius. Whether you love her or hate her, she’s tapped into the zeitgeist in a…

Rachel Khona | October 11, 2014 - 2:00 pm

13 Life Lessons Learned From “The Shawshank Redemption” & “Pulp Fiction” On Their 20th Anniversary

It just so happens that two of my all-time favorite movies are both celebrating their 20th Anniversary today. “The Shawshank Redemption” made me laugh, cry, and truly appreciate the legendary…

Katie Oldenburg | September 23, 2014 - 9:30 am

Girl Talk: A Word To 21 From Cynical 30

You know those moments when your conscious mind separates from the body and you briefly become an observer of your own actions? You watch your lips move and hear yourself…

Genevieve Howell | July 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: 5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Life After College

When I graduated from college almost 10 years ago, I remember breathing a huge sigh of relief. Finally, I thought, I’d arrived at the finish line and could begin the…

Melissa Blake | July 1, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Life After Dating: What Relationships Can Teach Us That Being Single Can’t (And Vice Versa)

After being in a relationship for 10 years, Nick and I have gotten pretty damn good at dealing with relationship-related issues. We are still learning, of course, and probably always…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 30, 2014 - 1:00 pm

4 Life Lessons I Learned While Burning The Candle At Both Ends

For three years, I woke up at 4 a.m. every day. I spent two days a week as a full-time student; one of those, I was at school from 8…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 23, 2014 - 9:00 am

15 Life Lessons We Learned From Tim McGraw Songs

Contrary to popular belief, Tim McGraw is more than just sex on a stick. In his 24-year career as one of country music’s greatest singers, he’s racked up three Grammys,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger and Katie Oldenburg | May 1, 2014 - 3:00 pm

5 Life Lessons I Learned From Working At Whole Foods

I worked at Whole Foods for almost four years, the majority of which I spent in the bakery as a cake decorator in a fun, busy suburban store. It had…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 3, 2014 - 2:00 pm
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