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Don’t Be Stupid … Don’t Drink and Drive

I’m sure you have been hearing those classic commercials over and over again warning people to not drink and drive. It’s almost like a broken record hearing the same message over and over again.

However, I don’t think some of us even realize how many people do get hurt and killed because of one person’s stupidity. I think for most of us, when we hear that someone has been injured or killed because of drunken driving, our instincts tell us to feel sad and we think for a moment or two about the surviving families and then go on with our routine.

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Recently Graduated? What’s Next?

Congratulations to all of the fall 2012 grads! You have now successfully beat all those pesky May graduates who will soon swarm the job market like a bunch of overconfident bees.

If you are anything like me, you are exhausted from senior capstone classes, graduation, Christmas with the fam, New Year's with friends and now that everyone is beginning to pack back up for spring semester and others are headed back to work, where does that leave you?

New Year, New Chic: How to Get the Grades This Year

Another year has come and gone. Now many students are heading back for spring semester and classes will be in full swing in a matter of weeks!

Here are a few tips to help you get good grades this semester!

Updating Your Wardrobe on a Budget

Last year was full of color. Colored jeans, ornate baroque patterns and the increase of vibrant mix-and-match outfits decorated the runway and entered the world of everyday fashion. With the new year upon us, the trends of 2012 are continuing through the months of January and February as we make a gradual transition into the spring and summer fashion trends of 2013.

New Year, New Chic: Setting Reasonable Resolutions

At the beginning of the year it is hard to find resolutions that not only hold you accountable but are also achievable.

However, making achievable resolutions is the best step toward meeting those resolutions. If you make unattainable goals, you will often get stressed out because you couldn't reach the goal you wanted.

Must-Haves to Keep Your New Year’s Fitness Resolution

Decorations are coming down, stores are selling out of last year's clothing and your friends are filling your Facebook feed with resolutions. The new year is officially here, and like myself and many other chicsters, you are most likely setting a few goals of your own.

Do your resolutions revolve around fitness? If so, check out these must-have items that are sure to keep you motivated!

New Year, New Chic: Getting Motivated to Get to the Gym

It’s one thing to say you’re going to the gym and another to actually go to the gym. Why is it that some of us read exercise articles and pin countless workout pins to our Pinterest boards but fail to actually apply them?

I’m here to tell you that 2013 is your year to stop making excuses and to start living a healthy and active lifestyle.

New Year, New Chic: Trying to Eat Healthier

The start of a new year always sparks thoughts of resolutions, better decisions and thoughts of a more healthy you. The start of a new year is also a difficult time to start thinking about becoming more active and getting healthier because a lot of us spent November and December in various stages of holiday food comas.

In all reality, though, right now is the best time to get a head start on a healthier diet for a healthier new year.

New Year, New Chic: Starting Off 2013 with a Positive Mindset

And 2013 is finally here! What better way to start it off then by feeling your best and becoming your best self?

A new year is a perfect time to start a clean slate in your life and plan all your hopes and dreams for the upcoming year. Here are some tips on how to do just that!