Posts Tagged ‘slice of life’

June 15th, 2014 | By | 3 Comments

A Slice of Life | De-stress Guest Series by Stephanie Schechter

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This may surprise you – but this beach is not on a tropical island. It is however, within the subtropical zone… geographically speaking. And no, that’s not a Harlequin romance novel; it’s a Theories of Communication textbook. Clearly, I’ve been spending a lot of time nerding out lately. You see, the beach pictured here is actually my backyard at the extremely beautiful, yet extremely academically rigorous University of California, Santa Barbara. We just finished a grueling week of finals, and now I am back at home in San Diego for the summer. While this photo looks like – and quite literally is – a day at the beach, it is also a day in which I had several hours of class, and probably like, a million hours of studying. Luckily, while UCSB is on a super fast paced quarter system, we also are located right on the beach, so we have some pretty great opportunities to de-stress.
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June 8th, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

A Slice of Life | Old School Cool

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Retro is always a hit, and high waist shorts are definitely the throwback trend of the moment! I love nothing more than an old school style cut off. The main reason? These babies are FLATTERING. I mean, shorts that make your waist look tiny and your legs look long? Count me in!
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June 2nd, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

Slice of Life: Santa Barbara Paddle Out Guest Series by Stephanie Schechter

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As many of you may know, my school, the University of California, Santa Barbara was recently shaken by a terrible tragedy. A deranged shooter rampaged through Isla Vista, the beautiful town adjacent to our campus, killing six students and injuring 13 others. Several days of shock and sadness permeated our community, and we are still in mourning to this day. In the wake of this tragedy, my friends and I, all members of the UCSB Surf Team, organized a memorial paddle out to honor our fallen Gauchos. (more…)

May 25th, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

A Slice Of Life | An Ode to the Palm Tree Guest Series by Stephanie Schechter

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