10 Shows You NEED to Watch this Winter Break

Did you just finish binge-watching your favorite show and are you stuck on what to watch next? Here are ten awesome shows (in no particular order) on streaming channels such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime that you NEED to watch.

  • Orphan Black
    Clones? Have you ever seen a show about clones? This show will have you on the edge of your seat for the entire week that it takes you to watch all five seasons!
  • Big Little Lies
    Watch these 8 episodes and be prepared for a lot of confusion, drama, and tension between upper-class families in California.
  • Black Mirror
    Every episode is completely different with a totally different cast. The seasons are short but incredibly suspenseful. This show is great for anyone interested in psychology.
  • BoJack Horseman
    For those of you that like animated shows, this might be your new favorite one if it isn’t already.
  • This Is Us
    Keep a (or three) boxes of tissues nearby. This show is a roller coaster of ups and downs.
  • Better Call Saul
    For those of you that miss Breaking Bad, this show has a similar plot and brings back some of your favorite characters from Breaking Bad!
  • Wayward Pines?
    Talk about cliffhangers. This show is for those who are ready to be invested in a futuristic, riveting series.
  • Stranger Things
    Have you seen Stranger Things yet? It takes place in the 80’s and is great for those interested in science fiction and mystery.
  • Californication
    This show is about a struggling writer trying to raise a daughter while also trying to win back his ex-girlfriend. Warning: Do not watch with parents or younger siblings.
  • Lost
    What if you got stuck on an island with NO cell service? Watch this to see how (almost) an entire plane full of people try to survive on a crazy island in the middle of nowhere after a devastating crash.

What are your favorite shows?? Also, if you haven’t already watched American Horror Story, well, put that on the top of your list! Enjoy :)

Easy Ways to Get in the Holiday Spirit

1. Buy a small Christmas tree and split the cost with your roommates

       Once you purchase your tree, buy or make your own ornaments!


2. Hang colorful lights inside

        You may already own some, but if not you can find cheap lights at most large department stores.


3. Make gingerbread houses

       A fun, edible craft to do when you want to take a break from studying for finals!


4. Wrap frames with wrapping paper to hang on your wall

        A creative and simple way to spice up any part of your dorm room or apartment.


5. Create paper snowflakes

       Remember when you used to make hundreds of these as a kid?

6. Bake holiday-themed cookies

        What’s a better way of taking a study break than baking cookies??


7. Exchange gifts with friends

       Before you and your friends leave for break, show them you care with a small and personal gift.



If you have any more ideas, we would love to hear them!