How to be Smarter: Make your decisions carefully, and then, once you have chosen, stop comparing and appreciate why you made that choice in the first place. If you decide to go to a college with a beautiful campus over a city school, make sure to take time to look at the pretty setting each day as you walk to class and don't be sad that it's a two hour ride to the airport. If you decide to date a boy that treats you like gold but is not classically handsome, appreciate the way he makes you feel loved and don't wish he could lose ten pounds. If you decide to work at a company that pays less than others, but allows you incredible responsibility, appreciate being trusted to make decisions and do not wish you had more money for vacations. How to be Prettier: They are running a special, so I am going to stock up on three of these, and pair them with leggings and low boots to transition into early spring; and move to pairing them with white shorts and low Converse sneakers on the weekends.
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