By Madison Gillespie Being organized is an extremely valuable life skill, one that becomes relevant during college. Living in a pint-sized dorm is a reality all UIUC students must face freshman year, and even those who move into apartments later on stil must acclimate to a smaller-than-average space. Adopting organization techniques now will help … More Simple Ways to Reorganize Your Space
By Madison Gillespie Whether you’re doing some spring cleaning to your subscription box or are just on the hunt for some new channels to follow, here are some YouTubers to become obsessed with this month. Ashley Nichole Credit: Instagram (@ashnichole_xo) Ashley is a beauty, fashion, and lifestyle guru from Los Angeles, California. … More YouTubers of the Month: April 2018
By Riley Corboy When it comes to gift giving, the old cliché is true: gifts from the heart always beat the ones from a store. Now, anyone with basic Internet access (or who has ever heard the word “Pinterest” discussed in hushed, reverent tones) knows there are a million Do-It-Yourself gift ideas floating around … More 5 DIY Christmas Gift Ideas
By Rachel King While Christmas is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year, it is a time of stress for many because it can mean spending lots of money on loved ones. Granted, this spending is worth it for the happiness experienced by your family and friends – but that doesn’t mean … More 20 Simple Gifts Under $20
By Rachel King If you have a huge sweet tooth like I do, then the holiday season is the best way to satisfy it and spread joy by baking for others. However, some desserts are excessively difficult and time-consuming. With this list of homemade classics and seasonal treats, you will have some delectable goodies … More Homemade Holiday Treats You Can Give as Gifts
By Melanie Smith Each essential oil has its own specific purpose. Yes, they do smell nice, but essential oils can be used in so many other ways. The website Dr. Axe features 101 different ways to use essential oils. Some of these options include cleaning, for spa and relaxation, for skin and beauty, … More Do Essential Oils Do Anything Besides Smell Nice?
By Carmen Castillo Graduation is extremely special, so your graduation cap should be as well. A grad cap should be personalized to be anything you want it to be. It can be about something you are passionate about, something that you enjoy, or something you think is funny. Here are some graduation caps that … More Graduation Cap Decor Ideas
Dear Readers, I hope you have all had a wonderful break so far! We are well into the summer now, with a whirlwind of jobs, vacations, and ever-climbing temperatures to keep us on our toes. Our days are certainly getting busier, but there is still plenty of fun to be had this … More EIC’s Top Picks for July
By Indira Midha Chokers are definitely the “it” jewelry item this season, but they can definitely be overpriced at various stores. I took it upon myself to create a cute choker with scraps of materials that I found laying around my house. Here is how I did it, and how you can too! … More How to Make Your Own Choker!