The Perfect Summer DIY

Bella Breakdown Summer is synonymous with the outdoors. Activities such as camping, sun bathing, hiking, swimming keep us outdoors all through the day and even into the night. Summer nighttime activities are just as fun as the ones during the day. Barbecues and backyard parties are a great way to celebrate the lighthearted, lazy days of summer. All of this fun however, can invite some unwanted guests (such as Mosquitoes) to your party. The idea of using chemical-based candles or sprays can seem totally unappealing, especially if you’re hosting a lot of guests. There is a way to repel...

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The Early Bird’s Guide To Productivity

Bella Breakdown I’m not a morning person. I barely make it to work on time to write these articles. But apparently, according to Harvard Business Review, early-birds are way more productive than any of us night owls. i mean, I’m not surprised in the slightest, but just what are these early-risers doing to make their days so productive? For starters, they don’t view their day as a “day.” Instead, it’s split into two different segments: morning and afternoon. Sounds simple enough, right? Wrong. Morning is devoted all to task organization: making check lists, checking things off said lists, and...

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The Insomniac’s Guide To Sleep Remedies

Bella Breakdown From one insomniac to another, I am used to tiring myself out to the point of exhaustion so that as soon as I hit my bed, I instantly fall asleep. But science has once again proven me wrong and figured out ways that people can fall asleep quicker if you’re a late-night thinker like I am. Here’s a few tips that I find can be both enjoyable and effective for a full night’s sleep while still dealing with a fast-flowing mind. The first is meditation and yoga. Yeah, it sounds cliché, but do it for ten minutes....

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The Unseasoned Chef’s Saucy Take On HelloFresh

Cooking can be either your best friend or your worst nightmare. For me, a college student with no prior experience making my meals, it was always the latter. Then, a box of HelloFresh popped up at my door. For those unaware, HelloFresh is a subscription meal service that delivers fresh ingredients to you based on a vast array of recipes and plans to fit your cooking needs. HelloFresh offers three unique functions: the Classic, Veggie, or Family Plans, as well as a diverse, rotating list of recipes that gets updated weekly. HelloFresh lets you choose what you want to...

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Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, Pizza Is Everything

You Can’t Marry Pizza, But You Can Bring It To Your Wedding Looking for an interesting way to spice up your wedding? Look no further than Villa Italian Kitchen. Now, for your wedding, you can get a “pizza bouquet” and ditch the traditional flowers. Who needs a bundle of weeds anyways? Getting those last minute nerves as you walk down the aisle? Just take a bite of your bouquet and instantly be filled the warm goodness of cheese, red sauce, and dough all handcrafted into this delectable addition to any wedding. After all, they call it comfort food for...

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