7 reasons why I wish my life was like “New Girl”

“New Girl” is easily one of the funniest shows on television right now. Every episode has me laughing nearly every five seconds. I always tell people that I wished I lived in the loft with Nick, Winston, Schmidt and Jess. Here are a few reasons why: Reason #1: Their loft is so freaking cool Living in…

Five Reasons Why Thanksgiving Should Never Be Looked Over

As soon as Halloween comes to an end, everyone begins to get so eager to jump into the Christmas spirit.  However, there is just one problem – Thanksgiving comes before Christmas. Yes, Christmas is wonderful, but I believe it is important to remember that even though Thanksgiving does not have the same hype as Christmas, it is…

Why “Star Wars” is Important to Me

If you know me, then you know that movies are probably one of the most important things in my life. I have always been fascinated with the characters, plots and themes in movies, as well as the work that happens behind the camera. This fascination did not start until I was about six or seven when…

Roommates from hell and how to survive them

Editor’s note: This story is a revised version of its original piece. If you were like me, moving to school was incredibly nerve-racking. I had lived in the same town and had the same friends my entire life, so the idea of making new friends freaked me out. Like most girls, I had hoped my…

An Open Letter to Dan Schneider

Dear Dan Schneider, As a kid in the 90s, I grew up watching Nickelodeon and some of the station’s old favorites. Shows such as, “Spongebob Squarepants”, “The Fairly Odd Parents” and “Rugrats” were my life. As I grew older, I started to enjoy the live action television shows on Nickelodeon a little bit more. Shows including, “The Amanda Show”,…