Deep breaths. Stress is not a bad thing, sometimes it is even helpful! But the amount of stress and your control over your stress matters. Good stress heightens your senses and motivates you to stay focused while doing your homework and stay in control during chaotic situations. Bad stress can be overwhelming, changing the way… Continue reading Stressssssssssssss
Yes, you did read that correctly. Grades do not determine our worth or our future rather, our work ethic, passion, and dedication to learning do. But let me make a slight disclaimer here before you stop doing your AP physics homework because “Nia said grades don’t matter.” It is always important to work hard at… Continue reading GRADES. ARE. NOT. EVERYTHING.
Here is a quick list of common drugs/medicine and their uses: Aspirin = pain reliever (great for headaches) Aleve = pain reliever Ibuprofen = fever and pain reducer (mild to severe pains) Tylenol = fever and pain reducer (minor to mild pains) Robitussin = cough repressor DayQuil = decongestant NyQuil = decongestant that also helps… Continue reading Health Notes
Now as we grow older, chances are we are gonna get some sort of cold or flu. In fact, is in inevitable that you will get the flu at some point in your life. But how can you diagnose a flu or cold from something more serious? The first step is not turning to WebMD.… Continue reading When not to listen to WebMD
Stains are pesky little things that ruin our favorite clothes forever. Or they use to. Below is a chart that I use on how to treat every stain that comes my way. Stain Treatment Celebration Coffee Laundry Detergent + Cold Water Listen to an obscure indie band on your record player Gum Freezer Bag +… Continue reading How to obliterate stains
When you are tasked with doing your own laundry it becomes important to know how to read the labels of your clothes so you don’t ruin them. Here are a few brightly colored charts to reference when doing your own laundry. Happy laundering!
Time management isn’t just some mystical concept that only your teachers and parents say is the key to success, and thus, loses all credibility. It really is a valuable skill that we will all need to learn before we go off to college and thus the “real world.” Learning time management is actually quite simple… Continue reading Time Management is a Real Thing