Feast away, forget your weight

2 cents on 2 sides

Before coming to the United States, I used to model. I was made to feel bad about my weight on every occasion when I lived with my family, and even more so when I was out of their sight.
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What to pack for Thanksgiving break

It’s always hard to know what exactly to pack for your short trip back home (or wherever you’re headed) for Thanksgiving break. Do you pack clothes for the weekend, or do you rely on the remnants of whatever you have in your closet back home? Do you bring back books,
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How to prepare for those dreaded Thanksgiving dinner questions

You’re sitting around the dinner table surrounded by mounds of delicious food and the conversation is freely flowing. You finally get to see your favorite baby cousin, and the room is full of happiness and laughter. Suddenly, your aunt, who’s always trying to “get with the times,” decides to offhandedly bring up that
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Thanksgiving survival guide

It’s that time of year again, Bears. Scarier than Halloween, more stressful than finals week and less fun than a trip to the dentist, Thanksgiving is a day fraught with peril for college students. We at the Clog know your pain, and we want to make sure that you survive
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Family first

With the holiday season and a desperately needed break from school right around the corner, it’s the first time in a long time that many of us will get to see our families. That’s right, we get to be aggressively hugged by our mothers and constantly harassed by our brothers, all
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Surviving rest of this semester

It’s finally here: one month until the end of the semester. While these next four weeks are bound to fly by, the obstacles standing inbetween you and winter break are daunting. All that’s apparent is that there are bound to be tears, sleepless nights and multiple declarations of running away
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Why sisters are the best

As you grow up, the unimaginable happens. You become best friends with your siblings. How that magic happens, no one knows exactly, but you can’t run away from this truth. We at the Clog just wanted to shout out to these sisters in your lives that you may or may
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Iceland day 1: Reykjavik

Not to be disgustingly braggy, but I’ve traveled a lot. My mom’s job requires her to go to week-long meetings all over the world for free and, often, me and my sister will tag along. So my family has been all over Europe, and my mom and sister have traveled
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