The Mandatory College Freshman’s Guide to Doing Your Laundry Without Mommy

Laundry day. The weekly tradition dreaded by millions of young people around the world. When your mom took care of all your clothing-related chores, you didn’t realize how good you had it. Now that you’re a college freshman and the hamper is staring you down (if you’re even organized enough to own and use one properly), apparel has become a menace that threatens to kill your weekend buzz. But it doesn’t have to be this way! With a little preparation and foresight, you can turn this soulless chore into a bearable routine. We won’t promise that you’ll ever look forward to laundry day, but it doesn’t have to be the worst part of your week, either. This is the Mandatory College Freshman’s Guide to Doing Your Laundry Without Mommy.

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