Have you heard the phrase "Waffles are just pancakes with abs?" I had to look up what it meant – apparently it just means that waffles beat pancakes...every time. I agree with this statement, so of course I want to celebrate National Waffle Day on Tuesday, August 24th - Pass the syrup! Or the whipped cream...or fruit topping...or fried chicken...the list goes on and on!
After a summer of sleeping in or doing things on your time, the alarm clock announcing that first day of school can be a rude awakening. Whether you're an anxious new freshman or a confident senior, heading back to school signals a time of transition: new classes, new teachers, new schedules, and a new social scene. Dread it or love it, school is a necessity. Check out these resources to help make the transition from summer to school a little easier.
Have any of you been watching the Olympics? I can't get enough – I love the diving and gymnastics! I can't do any of it myself, but I love seeing other people flying and flipping through the air. Between the Olympics and the final Battle of the Books this week, I figured, why not write a post about competition?