Contrary to popular belief, college is nothing but a four-year vacation. Where else can thousands of people in a four-year age bracket eat, sleep, drink, and socialize to excess? And please note that when I use the term socialize, this includes studying — because we all know the truth about those Monday evening study groups. They always manifest into full-blown gossip sessions.
With that said, after my four-year vacation, I decided to rearrange my entire lifestyle. I found myself 10 plus pounds over my ideal weight, dangerously broke, and eating in a life-threatening dietPapa Johns pizza, loaded cheese fries, and way too much macaroni and cheese.
So, I took charge. The first leftover habit I shed was my ability to drink nearly six days a week. This doesnt mean I dropped alcohol from my diet completelyheck no, thats insaneinstead I simply limited my consumption. The best way to do this was to move back in with my parents. Drastic, yes, and I may be stretching the truth just a bit here but I knew one thing: