My First Month of Full-Time Work After Graduating College

If you haven’t already, go check out my article about “My Job Hunt Experience + How To Do It Better Than Me.” For a short recap if you’re too lazy to read the article (I understand, it’s long and honestly why do you care about my job hunt experience), I applied to over 100 jobs beforeContinue reading “My First Month of Full-Time Work After Graduating College”

Apartment Hunt Advice (from a 22-year-old who has literally only done this once)

Yeah, okay, so I am definitely not the most qualified person to be giving out apartment search advice. I may have lived in three apartments by this age, but two of them were on-campus apartments that I literally didn’t have to do any prior research on. In my defense, however, I did gain a lotContinue reading “Apartment Hunt Advice (from a 22-year-old who has literally only done this once)”

My Job Hunt Experience + How To Do It Better Than Me

I applied to over 100 jobs before finding a job. It was a doozy. I am going to try my hardest to keep this article as short as possible. But it will be lengthy regardless because it is a beefy topic and an experience that lasted three months. Let’s dive right in. Some Background AboutContinue reading “My Job Hunt Experience + How To Do It Better Than Me”

“Big Mouth” Hormone Monstress and Monster Halloween Costumes

Halloween is right around the corner (kinda, not really… Okay, it’s only the middle of September, but sometimes you gotta start planning early!) which means that it’s time to pick the perfect Halloween costume. Halloween may look a little different this year thanks to COVID-19, unless you live in a country which has leadership thatContinue reading ““Big Mouth” Hormone Monstress and Monster Halloween Costumes”

Interview Outfit Inspiration + My Favorite Office Attire

In my experience, one of the most nerve-wracking parts of an interview is deciding what outfit to wear. On one hand, I want to be professional. On the other, I want to wear something that will catch the eyes of my interviewers and make a lasting impression. I want to wear something comfortable, but notContinue reading “Interview Outfit Inspiration + My Favorite Office Attire”

Zoom interview tips to help you snag that job

The pandemic has changed our lives in more ways than we could’ve ever anticipated and we are expected to adapt to these changes, especially in our professional lives. This means that our classes, meetings, and interviews are more frequently than not moved to the world wide web to decrease face-to-face interaction. Interviews are daunting asContinue reading “Zoom interview tips to help you snag that job”

I applied to seven psychology PhD programs… and wasn’t accepted to any of them.

Did that title shock you as bad as it hurt me? This is my reality. I spent a year of my life and applied to over half dozen psychology PhD programs during my senior year of college and I was not accepted to a single one of them. Before you get the chance to sayContinue reading “I applied to seven psychology PhD programs… and wasn’t accepted to any of them.”

The Best Purchases I Have Made that Make Being an Adult a Little Less Miserable

Being an adult isn’t as glamorous as we thought it would be when we were younger. But there are a few items that can help adulthood feel a little less sucky. Full disclaimer, I didn’t personally purchase a lot of these items myself. Rather, I ask for these items as gifts for holidays and myContinue reading “The Best Purchases I Have Made that Make Being an Adult a Little Less Miserable”

Ways to make your apartment or rental space feel a little less “used.”

Whether you’re the second or hundredth tenant in your rental space, here are a few things you can do to make it feel like a renter’s paradise. Renting a living space isn’t always ideal. Paying your monthly rent and never receiving anything in return can feel like you’re working towards a nonexistent goal, unlike owningContinue reading “Ways to make your apartment or rental space feel a little less “used.””