How to Succeed at University: Tips from a Recent Graduate

  This past year, my cousin went away to university for the first time.  We’ve been talking a lot about her experiences so far, and how they compare to mine, since I just graduated after five years at university and am going to teacher’s college in the fall, and I…

Blogger Opportunity: $1000 Gift Card Giveaway Event

What’s On Your Wish List Event Organized by: Mom Powered Media Prizes: $1,000 {visa gift card, amazon gift certificate or select your favorite store} Event dates: 11/1 – 12/1 Open Worldwide Referral prize: $50 Amazon E-Code or Paypal Cash Requirement to join: * No more than 2 blogs per person…

How to Organize and Most Effectively Use Your School Planner

I’ve had a day planner/agenda since at least the fifth grade, when I started at my private arts school and an agenda was provided for each student every year.  Each year, I would start using my planner, and each year, by the time Thanksgiving rolled around, you could bet I…

Back to School Giveaway, Coach Bag, GagenGirls.com

Back-to-University Shopping/Packing List

It’s that time of year again!  While most back-to-school sales will be targeting elementary kids, university and college students need to make the most of the sales, too.  The last thing you want is to not have something you need come the first day of school, especially if you’re going…

Awesome Sauce by Mr Anderson, as featured on GagenGirls.com

GIVEAWAY: Syracuse Family Getaway (CAN)

Welcome to the Syracuse Family Getaway Giveaway! Disclosure: Gagen Girls did not receive compensation for this giveaway, and is not responsible for prize fulfillment and for the delivery/shipment of the prize(s) mentioned above. The Syracuse Tourism Organization will directly ship the said prize to winner’s home. The winner has 48 hours…

Minion Rush App Review, from a 13 part series on iPad apps by GagenGirls.com

iPad Apps Reviews 13: Games (Yay!)

  Last day of apps reviews!  And I saved the best for last – Games!  If you’re like me, you will waste hours of your life on these games.  Which, on the one hand, is a little bit sad.  But also, a little bit awesome?  (For the record, I’ve narrowed down…

Atlas by Collins App Review, from a 13 part series on iPad apps by GagenGirls.com

iPad Apps Reviews 12: Reference (plus The Weather Network)

Oh my gosh, second last day!  Time flies I guess, eh? Well, anyway, like I said (what felt like a billion days ago), I am using this iPad for legit things, like school.  And what does a student/future teacher need more than some reference apps?  (To be fair, I am…

10-min Fitness App Review, from a 13 part series on iPad apps by GagenGirls.com

iPad Apps Reviews 11: Health & Fitness

  I may not be exactly known for being interested in health and fitness, so maybe it’s a little surprising to see this post as part of the app series.  But with the wedding coming up, and more importantly, the prospect of children in the near future, I want to…