How I Use My Agenda! | Organization | Washi Tape

I don’t know about you but as a college student, I cannot afford stickers that are huge for the planner community. If you don’t know what I am talking about, Erin Condren┬áplanners are the big thing right now. Due to my budget, I decided to go for the cheaper and sensible route for me. If you love stickers, just remember that you can always get … Continue reading How I Use My Agenda! | Organization | Washi Tape

5 Things They Should Teach in High School

There are so many things that I wish they would teach you in high school because there would be more knowledge and less confusion among younger generations, even my generation is a struggle. So, I think that it is important to get this kind of knowledge before you head off into college because finding some support is really hard these days. 1. Taxes. Granted, a … Continue reading 5 Things They Should Teach in High School

How High School Should Be Helping You To Prepare For College

Let’s be honest, high school doesn’t prep you for college. AP classes aren’t any more help than a regular class because all the college-level classes feel like high school classes. I think that there are a few ways that high schools and colleges can really help each other out. I know that there are factors of budgeting, faculty/staff, student count, etc. but I think that … Continue reading How High School Should Be Helping You To Prepare For College

Back-to-School | Easy Breakfast | Little Bites, Fruit, Cereal + More!

I don’t like breakfast. Is that okay to say? Well, if it isn’t, I am sorry but breakfast is not appealing to me for any reason. I know that people say that it is the “most important meal of the day” and I am still not into it, folks. So, I have found a couple of food items that I really enjoy to eat in … Continue reading Back-to-School | Easy Breakfast | Little Bites, Fruit, Cereal + More!

Back-to-School | 5 Ways to Avoid Being Late For Work or School

Who really enjoys waking up before the sun shines? Very few people. Sometimes I am that person but most days I am the one hiding under my blanket for another ten minutes of sleep. So, I have come up with some ways that I have found have helped me even when I only have thirty minutes or less to get out the door. All of … Continue reading Back-to-School | 5 Ways to Avoid Being Late For Work or School

Back-to-School | Shop For What You NEED, Not What You WANT | Fashion + School Supplies

Welcome to the first “The Mermaid Network’s Guide to…Back to School”! I thought that this would be a fun series to start, even if I don’t keep it up in twenty years, to just share my experiences and learn from all of you Fleeters as well. Now, I know that shopping can be something that we all look forward to when the new school year … Continue reading Back-to-School | Shop For What You NEED, Not What You WANT | Fashion + School Supplies