Evelyn Pelczar

Evelyn Pelczar is lucky to have all her exes live in Texas so she can spend more time leaving her signature hot pink lipstick stains on the Lavo brunch champagne flutes. Taking on NYC in her 6-inch heels while praying she doesn't get caught in the cobble stones or hit by a taxi, Evelyn enjoys interviewing and finding out the story behind peoples successes while trying to create her own.

25 People Get Real About The Shortest Relationship They've Had And Why It Ended

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Welcome to the Ex Games: a content series about love lost. Whether it's the realization things need to end, the act of rejection, the reality of being single, or the resurrection that is moving on, the Ex Games has every stage of a breakup…

It's Just A Piece Of Paper: Why It's Okay If You Didn't Graduate

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Cap and gown selfies, motivational quotes and shout outs to the families who showed support the past four years: I didn’t think this would affect me at all. I thought I would breeze through the social media blasts and make it out with some mild…

Your Ex Isn't Going To Apologize, So Move On

ByEvelyn Pelczar
We’re told that when we are little we have to say sorry for our wrongdoings and bad decisions. That when we hurt someone’s feelings, we owe them an apology, unless of course they’re a complete moron, then we all know that it’s perfectly okay to be a…

The American Dream Has Always Been About The Underdog

ByEvelyn Pelczar
In the midst of another frustrating bracket, ripping my paper to shreds after a slew of upsets sent my top picks packing, I stopped to think about where this all came from. While I was crying about the early exit of Georgetown, people were about…

The Power Of Fear

ByEvelyn Pelczar
An overwhelmingly disturbing force of the human mind, fear has the power to sway, distort and rupture the conventions of the human psyche. The mind, body and spirit succumb to its ghoulish atrocities as we find ourselves piecing together a…

The Value Of Money And What It Really Means

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Money is a dependent variable that affects the many decisions people make in their lives, ranging from collegiate enrollment and job decisions to simple/major investments. Inadvertently or intentionally we make some of our biggest life decisions in…

Why Following Your Passion Is Bad Advice For Gen-Y

ByEvelyn Pelczar
One of the most common forms of advice that Gen-Y gets is generic platitudes about following one’s passion. We are told to discover our passions, eat our vegetables and stick with it until we achieve our dreams. Many of the world’s most successful…

How To Deal With Rejection

ByEvelyn Pelczar
During prehistoric times, our ancestors formed tribes in order to increase their chances of survival against mother nature and the wild beasts that roamed the earth. Within these groups existed a social system, led by an alpha male and female,…

You vs Yourself

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Picture this scenario, it’s 3am and you’re overwhelmed by the demands of life. Your friends are asleep, yet, you remain wide awake chasing a dream. Your ambition tells you that success is on the horizon. Doubt, fear, and insecurity stare down your…

How To Graduate With An International Career

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Gen-Y is in dire straits in the United States and Europe. Since the recession hit, unemployment has remained a serious problem for graduates and is stunting the career growth of young people around the world. This is not a short-term problem,…

The Truth Behind Cheating

ByEvelyn Pelczar
We've all been cheated on, and we all know someone being cheated on right now. But we don't say anything about it. We choose not to tell them. Why? Is it because we fear of getting in the middle? Or is it because we fear that if we tell that person,…

11 Signs You Need To Leave Your Relationship

ByEvelyn Pelczar
When it comes to relationships, some of us have had the unfortunate but eye-opening experience of being in an extremely toxic one. Most likely, our first experience was enough to be our last, if we were lucky enough to learn from our mistakes and…

Kill The DJ

ByEvelyn Pelczar
You may remember our blog post titled "Hey Mr. DJ!," The Anchor’s very own take on DJs and DJ culture we posted a few months back, where we extolled the virtues of the professional, working DJ, explained some of the technical stuff that goes along…

Ladies In Distress: There's A Drink For That

ByEvelyn Pelczar
When life throws unexpected bullsh*t in our faces whether it’s relationship problems, troubles at work, or any other kind of crap, there are only two ways to handle it: a therapist (but we all know that’s for psychotic crazy bitches) or alcohol…

How To Get Past A Woman's Exterior

ByEvelyn Pelczar
The game of seduction can be tough at times, especially if you are the kind of guy who thinks silly pick-up lines or material things are going to attract quality women into your life. If you know what you are doing and how to carry yourself, you…

Your Inner Circle Could Destroy You

ByEvelyn Pelczar
The long, uphill road towards success is one that requires many changes and harsh lessons along the way. Many of these obstacles involve you breaking yourself down and building yourself into a brighter and better you. You will never become the best…

The Results From Fasted Cardio

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Cardio can be effective whether it is done while you are fasted or not. However, research shows that if your goal is fat loss then the best time to do cardio is in a fasted state (before breakfast or at least 4 hours after a meal. ). I personally do…

Annoying Runner Problems: How to Avoid and Fix Them

ByEvelyn Pelczar
So being a runner for almost 8 years now, I've come across every kind of problem/injury in the book and have successfully overcome them. I would like to share with you some of the tricks of the trade if you are new to running or maybe need some…

How To Be Taken Seriously In Your 20's Career

ByEvelyn Pelczar
When you're in your early 20's and starting your first “adult” job, it's easy to become intimidated by your much older, experienced peers. But, everyone starts somewhere and when you're starting out, you've got quite a bit to prove. As someone who…

Stevia: The Natural Sweetner

ByEvelyn Pelczar
Chances are, you know very little about Stevia or haven’t heard of it at all because the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and companies with underlying interests have been working hard to keep this natural sweetener off the radar and away from…