Topic: dorm

Make Your Own: Scrappy Thanksgiving

Make Your Own: Scrappy Thanksgiving

It kind of sucks that Thanksgiving break is so short in college. For kids that go to school on opposite sides of the country from their home, it’s often a struggle to decide whether its worth the price of a round-trip plane ticket when Christmas is just around the corner and lasts so much longer.

This goes for post-graduate life as well. Usually you can find a friend to tag along with for their family’s feast (don’t forget the pot!), but one thing’s for certain: you don’t want to be alone on turkey day. It’s somehow even sadder than being alone on Christmas (just claim you’re Jewish), though not as sad as being alone on New Years Eve. If you find yourself Thanksgiving plan-free, we have some tips to make your own version! Call up the rest of your orphan friends and have a feast, following these simple steps. More »

Hold Me Closer Tiny Dorm Room: 5 Ways to Consolidate Space

Hold Me Closer Tiny Dorm Room: 5 Ways to Consolidate Space

Did you hear that dorm rooms are getting smaller? It’s a fact (at least according to this Washington Post article that quotes absolutely zero studies about the shrinking sizes of campus living arrangements). At any rate, if you’re packing up to go to college for the first time, or just moving your stuff out of your old room to go live with these nice people you met off of Craigslist, here’s our Crushable guide for making the most of your small space.
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