Looking for a good book?

Please run, don’t walk to your local bookstore/library and pick up a copy of this book!!! California Funk gave it to me for Christmas and I read it in a few sittings. It is just absolutely phenomenal. LIFE CHANGING. -College Prepster



As you may recall in my 2009 Favorites blog post, I am really feeling the flannel. The freshmen boys on the team were really feeling the flannel during the winter training trip. They were always rocking the flannel shirts. I love them to death… they wanted to be on the blog, but I didn’t get…


Baby Cookies

This summer I went on a bit of a baking adventure. I baked more cookies than I can count, and made more royal icing than anyone in one lifetime should. I needed to take a break from the cookie world, but this winter break I picked it back up! A family that I babysit for…


I love giving gifts! PART 2

Hey y’all! I’m on my winter training trip for crew right now. I haven’t had time to catch up on all of your blog posts, but don’t worry, once I get back to school I’ll spend an hour or so reading up. I was planning on doing this post before I left home, but I…


I love giving gifts! PART 1

Picking out gifts is one of my favorite things to do. I love to put a lot of thought into finding the perfect gift. (I’m pretty good at picking out perfect gifts for myself too haha just kidding!) I like to get stuff that I know the recipient will use. How many times have you…


My 2009 Favorites

Here are 10 things I LOVED during 2009 that I will continue to LOVE throughout 2010! 1) Hunter Wellington boots… I got them towards the end of ’09, but I’m already obsessed. I know I will continue to wear them for years to come. I’m not such a huge fan of weird colored ones though….



One year ago [from yesterday], I published my first post. I decided to make a blog one late night in my freshman dorm’s common room. I was super stressed out about final exams. I kept saying how I wanted to do something cool and different… I came up with the name first: College Prep. And…


Hannukah and Hillary

My last final is tomorrow!!! I know, I know… SOOOO late. You have no idea how hard it is to focus when everyone (who isn’t stranded, of course) is home. Throw a day full of snow in the mix, and you have a very difficult study environment!!! I spent most of the Saturday working in…