Dia F.

Bio

Dia is a 24 year old Bloomsburg University grad working in healthcare fundraising. Her passions include Led Zeppelin, self-tanning, open-mindedness, running, and Yuengling Lager. Follow her on Instagram @diabecker

3 Reasons You Should Ditch The Music Festival Lifestyle In Your 20s

By Dia F.
This past summer, I set a personal record for music festival attendance: five. I'm not sure if it was FOMO or downright addiction that made me a slave to ticket stubs and wristbands, but for some reason, I just couldn't say no. Everyone who has ever…

5 Reasons You Should Forget 'Types' And Date Someone Unexpected

By Dia F.
Ahh, the “type." This is the limiting umbrella under which all our romantic prospects must fall. Perhaps you can recall a time you could have clicked with someone, only to be burdened with that thought in the back of your mind: “Ugh, but they’re not…

Why I Want To Be Skinny And I’m Not Sorry For It

By Dia F.
Body image is the most wonderfully agonizing topic in American culture. From its presence in the media to self-deprecating conversations at Sunday brunch, its grip on our lives is truly unparalleled. Depending on the message we consume, we’re either…

6 Qualities That Make Cancer The Most Intense Sign Of The Zodiac

By Dia F.
There's something about being born in the sun's stronger months that gives an individual a similar ferocity. Cancers are unique people with an uncanny ability to recognize when they are in the presence of another Cancer. According to Swedish…

Anyone Can Do It: How I Went From Binge-Eater To Mile-Sprinter

By Dia F.
Growing up, athleticism was not my forte. I was in cheerleading from second grade through senior year of high school, a sport I loved and was challenged by, but still, to this day, can’t say with confidence I was spectacular at. I couldn’t tumble…

The BS Of A BA: Why Liberal Arts Students Need A Reality Check

By Dia F.
Liberal arts: the ever-intriguing programs within universities that instill knowledge versus technical skills and often explore the dynamics of the human experience. From sociology to philosophy, students choose these majors for a variety of…

The More, The Better: 30 Signs You Love Your Overindulgent Life

By Dia F.
I confess: I am the girl at the bar, roaring with laughter as I toss back my fifth-too-many beer. I am the girl clocking in her sixth hour basking in the hot July sun with no sunscreen. I am the girl latching my entire body to you because I know you…

5 Comfortable Shoes Your Feet Want You To Buy This Wedding Season

By Dia F.
The birds are chirping; the sun is shining, and [cue "Jaws" theme song] wedding bells are ringing. That’s right, those engagements you cringed over on Facebook are finally culminating, and you’ve received five glittery invitations that span May,…

8 Basic Coachella Trends You Need To Avoid This Festival Season

By Dia F.
Much like birds fly south for the winter, bitches fly to the mall for festival season. Coachella is arguably the most fashionable festival in the country, boasting two weekends in the vast Colorado Desert of Indio, CA. It attracts celebrities and…

Feelin' Good, Livin' Better: 8 Signs You Might Think You're Drake

By Dia F.
Champagne Papi is an undisputed master of his craft. From So Far Gone to If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, the former "Degrassi" star has more hits than Mayweather in the ring. Once upon a time, the rap community deemed him to be soft, but Drake…

Everyone Has His Or Her 'Thing': Why Not To Make Fun Of Passions

By Dia F.
I don’t know how overused quotes have to be before they’re considered cliché, but there are a few that stick with me long after I stumble across them in the vast sea of Internet garbage. "Promote what you love instead of bashing what you hate." I…