Category: The Life of a Fit College Student Series

Life of A Fit College Student Series: Changing Mindset Doesn’t Mean You’re Doing Something Wrong

Reading Time: 3 minutes In 2016, I asked my friend Alicia to write about what it was like to be a college kid trying to be fit, and trying to figure out what health meant for her. She wrote three posts. Her first post in her own series talked about her past and how she got to where she […]

Life of A Fit College Student Series: “It’s Your Turn Traditional Dozen – Mental Health and School Work”

Reading Time: 5 minutes I’ve talked about Alicia before. She’s younger than me. She’s a junior in college and I’m 27. Without social media our paths would have never crossed. Without peanut butter we would’ve never started talking. Without talking we would’ve never seen past the social media posts and learned that we are more alike than we could’ve […]

The Life of a Fit College Student Series: Preparing for the Semester

Reading Time: 6 minutes Trying to juggle being a college student, having a job, and living a healthy lifestyle comes with so many challenges. I am going into my junior year at Duquesne University as a Finance major. I will admit I do have it a little easier because I do commute to campus daily, I don’t live there […]

The Life of A Fit College Student Series: The Younger Years

Reading Time: 8 minutes I’ve been writing for a while, before this blog there was another blog. This is my outlet. A few weeks ago, a friend of mine – who I actually met through Instagram asked me about blogging. She said she thought she wanted to share her journey with health, fitness, eating disorders and the endless quest […]