"I put up my thumb and it blotted out the planet Earth." -- Neil Armstrong

How to Smarter: Book Recommendation: On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl's Guide to Personal Finance. This comprehensive overview of all things personal finance is written in a relatable style, and is probably the most accessible version of a personal finance book I've read in a long time. I highly recommend, especially if one of your goals for 2013 is to become better informed about your own financial choices and decisions. How to be Prettier: Shaving your legs near the end of the shower gives the hot water time to soften the skin for a smoother shave.

How to be (less) Awkward: Helpful, unusual body language tips for the workplace.