Goal setting is a very important part of starting a new semester, but it’s one that a lot of people often overlook. In the middle of purchasing textbooks and other school supplies, it’s a good idea to take some time to think about what you hope to accomplish during the semester. This includes academic goals,…


We all love having time away from school, whether it’s summer vacation or winter break, so when it comes time to start a new semester, we often find ourselves unprepared to go back to a school routine. Fall semester especially can be difficult after spending several months away from your Dallas campus, classes, and studying.…


Summertime is a great time for fun new adventures! Have you ventured out to your local Farmers Market lately? Here are just a few reasons why you should consider making plans to visit soon! Support the Local Community We’ve all heard about the push to support local businesses, but this also applies to supporting local…


There’s nothing like a frozen treat in the middle of a hot summer to really cool you down! We can all agree on that. Where we start arguing a bit is when we decide what frozen treat we want to enjoy. Do we grab some traditional ice cream? Perhaps a fancier gelato is what you’re…


We all have times in our lives when we don’t feel confident in our abilities, and that can really affect how we do in school and at work. It’s normal to be a little nervous before a big test or an important interview, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try to increase self-confidence!   When…


So you’re twenty-something … now what? Deciding what do with your life is completely overwhelming. You’re fresh out of college, landing your first job, and buying your first house.  In the midst of doing all of this, we self-proclaim our “adulting” status while paying bills, early morning wake-ups, and tight schedules.  With all this newness…


What defines a successful woman varies based on personal preference, priorities, and matters of importance. However, what makes a woman successful can be shared across the board. Here are 9 top secrets to success every woman needs to know. A successful woman is: Everything she does is done with full on fierceness. Everything she does…


It is important for our mental and emotional health for us to have social interaction. Some may wonder, with the popularity and availability of online social networks, will that suffice or not? National Social Media Day is June 30th.  It is a way to recognize social media’s impact on global communication, and social media is…


Nothing beats a hot grill, cold drinks, and some friends to dine with. Grilling can easily be one of the healthiest ways to cook and cleanup is usually a breeze! But before you invite your friends over for a backyard gathering, keep in mind these tips to a healthy grilled meal!   Grilling: it’s all…


It is the height of road-trip season when we all are itching to get away. It doesn’t have to be someplace far away for a week; just for the weekend will do just fine! Here are the top 5 day-trip musts this summer. If you are having too much fun, add on a night’s hotel…