…Prep

Happy Sunday, fellow crusaders! With eight sleeps till Christmas there’s not a minute to spare, so I’ll keep this brief. This next week is a crash course in time management, but I hope you find a moment or two to enjoy the season.

…Be Corny

Happy All Hallows’ Eve Eve! Not only is today the day before Halloween, it’s also National Candy Corn Day. Yes, it’s barely more of a holiday than Halloween Eve, but it’s better than calling today by its true name — Monday. Sorry, forget I mentioned that, and focus on the brightly colored, waxy corn-like sugar…

…stay sweet

Today the sentimental among us celebrate Sweetest Day, a day created by confectioners with several unconfirmed origin stories. The one I choose to believe tells a tale of a candy company employee who wanted to bring a little sweetness to the “forgotten” in his community. So he, along with a few helpers, distributed candy to…

…sweet-talk

As we count down the final days until Halloween, it’s going to be a challenge thinking of much else. Not only is it Halloween,  it’s a Friday Halloween, which unless you’re a student at a Catholic school, is extra awesome (it totally sucked when All Saints Day fell on a weekend).

…find the will

I came across an article last week about “decision fatigue.”  At the time I found it interesting enough, but moved on rather quickly. Alas, I couldn’t help but change my mind and return to the subject…so here it is: The concept of decision fatigue (and I’m majorly paraphrasing here…for full details click the New York…

…savor the sweetness

A life without sweetness is a hard thing to imagine. Although, according to a new study (imagine that) a life with too much sweetness is a hard thing to remember. It would seem consuming too much sugar can make your memory deteriorate faster. Yes, it’s another study about why too much sugar is bad for…