"She would rather light candles than curse the darkness and her glow has warmed the world" -- Adlai E. Stevenson

How to be Smarter: Drinking cold water, instead of room temperature, helps raise your metabolism and can help you burn more calories over time (source). How to be Prettier: This is the calendar I stare at on my desk each day, and it makes everyday seem a little…sweeter.

How to be (less) Awkward: If the table is bigger than six, you don’t need to wait until everyone is served to start eating. Smaller than six, you must wait unless given instructions by the person waiting for their food to start.