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How to live simply in the digital age: Six tips to reduce wasteful screen time

How to live simply in the digital age: Six tips to reduce wasteful screen time

Simple Living FYS November 17, 2017 0

According to the Pew Research Center, most U.S. citizens (77%) now own a smartphone. A Nielsen Company audience report in 2016 indicated that adults in the United States spend over 10 hours and 39

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Don’t let finals overwhelm you: Ten tips for a less stressful finals week

Don’t let finals overwhelm you: Ten tips for a less stressful finals week

Simple Living FYS November 10, 2017 0

According to the National Survey of Student Engagement’s findings, the average student spends about 17 hours each week preparing for classes. College success guides suggest roughly 2-3 hours of study time for each hour

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Learn to get more meaning out of eating

Learn to get more meaning out of eating

Simple Living FYS November 3, 2017 0

How many times have you purchased takeout food, skipped a meal or eaten on the run in the past month? Can you remember specifically what you ate for breakfast, lunch or dinner yesterday? When

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Learn how to say “no” to yourself and others

Learn how to say “no” to yourself and others

Simple Living FYS October 27, 2017 0

According to “The Seattle Times,” the amount of people who have felt overwhelmed by schoolwork and other commitments has risen from 27.1 percent to 34.6 percent since 2014. In today’s world, there seems to

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Simplify your savings: Use these nine simple tips to save money every day

Simple Living FYS October 20, 2017 0

Saving money is a valuable skill to develop, but it can be one of the hardest skills to implement. Why can saving money be so difficult? One reason for the struggle of saving is

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Three steps will simplify your wardrobe

Simple Living FYS September 29, 2017 0

Do you have clothes in your closet that still have price tags? Have you ever complained that you had nothing to wear while standing in front of a full closet? Simplifying your wardrobe can

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Nine steps to de-clutter your small space

Nine steps to de-clutter your small space

Simple Living FYS September 22, 2017 0

One key aspect of living a simple life is creating a space free of clutter and an energizing work environment. Research has shown that a cluttered space has negative effects on your brain, stress

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First year Seminar writes column on course values of Simple Living

Simple Living FYS September 14, 2017 0

Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand; instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your

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