Archives for December 2015
By some miracle, we have reached holiday season once again. Holiday celebrations, at least in my family, usually bring along some awkward small talk with it. My sister, Sophie, and I have joined forces to bring you our favorite ways to avoid awkward topics and lulls in conversation during the holiday season.
Well folks, we have reached the end of my Finals Prep 101 Series. Never fear, this one post is probably the most important – it’s about food. All jokes aside, when you’re studying it is absolutely imperative that you help your brain recharge with study snacks in addition to water. I’m a firm believer of letting yourself (properly) indulge while studying (I’ll go into that towards the end of this post). Enough chit chat, here are my favorite study snacks.
I am partially thrilled that I have two of my finals this Friday, but mostly I’m entirely stressed that I’m not going to remember everything. My stress isn’t entirely unwarranted, however, I know that I am equipped with the know-how of my most effective studying techniques. If you’re also feeling the pressure of finals week creep up on you, continue reading for my tips on how to effectively study.
Staying focused while studying for finals is arguably a more challenging task than most final exams I’ve found. If you’re like me and have trouble keeping your eyes on your study guide as people walk past your table at the library, then keep reading for my tips that will (hopefully) solve your distraction issues!